Close Menu

Category Archives: Medical Malpractice

shutterstock_219589552

Court Rules Against Surgeon Who Performed Knee Replacement Surgery That Caused Patient to Require Amputation

By Scott Smith Injury Law |

South Florida, where the weather is almost always right for a walk, swim, or bike ride has always been an attractive destination for active seniors. If it seems like the seniors in South Florida have become even more active in recent years, it may be because of advances in mobility-preserving treatments like knee replacement… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_62601577

Family of Man Who Suffered a Heart Attack on Board a Cruise Ship Wins Lawsuit Against Royal Caribbean

By Scott Smith Injury Law |

If you have ever been woken up at night by the sound of ambulances driving past your window or been annoyed about losing time during your commute to work because you had to pull over to make way for an ambulance, consider yourself lucky. It means that you, like most people in South Florida,… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_519309601 (1)

Patient Receives Settlement from Three Surgeons After Her Healthy Kidney Is Removed During Back Surgery

By Scott Smith Injury Law |

It is inevitable that physicians will sometimes make errors, even when they have been properly trained and are using reasonable caution. This is because they are human beings capable of human error. Likewise, doctors sometimes find themselves in situations where, by the time the patient gets to them, anything the doctor does or does… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_519309601 (1)

Husband of Woman Who Died from an Infection After Receiving Spinal Injections Wins Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

By Scott Smith Injury Law |

A medical error by a doctor or hospital employee can turn a patient’s life upside down every bit as much as a car accident or slip and fall accident can. Doctors do not intentionally harm patients (the few that do are subject to the same criminal penalties as anyone else who intentionally harms another… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_701232565 (1)

Medical Malpractice Verdict Against Boca Raton Healthcare Staffing Firm Highlights Several Important Risks of Birth Injury

By Scott Smith Injury Law |

When you see advertisements on television for medical malpractice law firms, they often mention birth injury cases as one of the types of medical malpractice cases they handle. Just what is a birth injury, though, and what does it have to do with medical malpractice? Birth injuries occur when and error by a physician… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
shutterstock_701232565 (1)

Royal Palm Beach Man Sues Royal Caribbean Cruise Because of Medical Error by Infirmary Doctor

By Scott Smith Injury Law |

What is the biggest health hazard associated with cruise ships? Is it seasickness? Is it the close quarters, which are so conducive to the spread of infectious diseases? Consider how norovirus is notorious for affecting cruise ship passengers. Is it the buffet tables overflowing with artery-clogging burgers and pancreas-busting desserts, plus endless leisure time… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

Free Consultation

By submitting this form I acknowledge that contacting Scott Smith Injury Law through this website does not create an attorney-client relationship, and any information I send is not protected by attorney-client privilege.

© 2019 Scott Smith Injury Law. All rights reserved.
This law firm website is managed by MileMark Media.