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Tag Archives: Medical Malpractice

Surgeon clipped, cut bile duct during procedure — $1,250,000 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Negligent performance of a laparoscopic cholecystectomy leading to additional hospitalization and surgical repair Name of case: Davis v. Sanders and Virginia Surgery Associates Court: Fairfax County Circuit Court Case no.: CL21-12105 Name of ...

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Woman sustains brain injury after misdiagnosis of aneurysm — $1 million (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Ruptured brain aneurysm resulting in brain injury Date resolved: 2/22/2022 Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $1,000,000 Attorneys for plaintiff (and city): William E. Artz and Thomas M. Wochok, McLean Description of case: The ...

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Jury rules in physician’s favor in med mal claim (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Partial foot amputation, permanent deformity and pain limiting activities of daily living Court: Fairfax Circuit Court Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge John M. Tran Date resolved: 3/24/2022 Special damages: ...

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Nurse allegedly failed to monitor minor’s ventilator use — $985,000 settlement (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice, wrongful death Injuries alleged: Wrongful death Court: Arlington Circuit Court Date resolved: 6/3/2022 Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $985,000 Attorney for plaintiff (and city): Ryan Quinn, Arlington Description of case: The plaintiff claims that the ...

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Jury reaches defense verdict in med mal stroke case (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Permanent homonymous hemianopsia resulting from alleged failure to diagnose and treat stroke Court: Augusta County Circuit Court Tried before: Jury Date resolved: 4/5/2022 Verdict or settlement: Verdict Amount: $0 (defense) Attorneys for defendant ...

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Defense verdict reached in $2M medical malpractice claim (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Name of case: Self v. Centra Medical Group, et al. Court: Lynchburg Circuit Court Case no.: CL-17000520 Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge F. Patrick Yeatts Date resolved: 4/1/2022 Demand: $2,000,000 Verdict ...

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Plaintiff sustained arm injury following surgical injury — $300,000 settlement (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Partial brachial plexus due to stretch injury from positioning during surgery Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $300,000 Attorneys for plaintiff (and city): William E. Artz and Thomas M. Wochok, McLean Description of case: ...

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Woman died after delay in identifying brain aneurysm — $900,000 settlement (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Wrongful death Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $900,000 Attorney for plaintiff (and city): William E. Artz and Thomas M. Wochok, McLean Description of case: Plaintiff’s decedent was a 39-year-old mother of two who ...

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