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Man suffered lingual nerve injury during wisdom tooth extraction — $850,000 settlement (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Transected and severed right lingual nerve causing inability to feel or taste on right side of tongue and constant nerve pain Name of judge or mediator: Karl J. Protil, Judge Johanna Fitzpatrick (Ret.) Date resolved: 12/2021 Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $850,000 Attorneys for plaintiff (and city): Michele Bartoli Cain, Wallace B. Wason Jr. ...