Two reasons why a headache is a red flag symptom after lumbosacral spine surgery

Lumbar or sacral spine surgery places patients at a risk for hemorrhagic stroke, even more so if the surgeon punctured the dura

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Painter Law Firm files medical malpractice lawsuit against Woodlands plastic surgeon Thomas P. McHugh, M.D.

Medical expert: Dr. McHugh used wrong-size implants, caused nerve damage

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Plastic surgery risks, deaths, and medical malpractice

Learn the things you can do to avoid being the next victim of a botched cosmetic surgery

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Lumbar surgery risks, signs of complication, & medical malpractice

Learn the risk factors for a spinal cord compressing epidural hematoma and the signs you should look out for

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Woman loses spleen, parts of stomach, and pancreas after surgeon mistakenly overrules radiologist

Surgeons aren't experts in reading CT and MRI scans, like radiologists are

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What you should know about certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNA) and anesthesia medical malpractice

Registered nurses with additional anesthesia training are lobbying for more authority to handle complex anesthesia cases independently

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Intubation, extubation, and anesthesia medical malpractice

Learn the life-threatening mistakes made by some anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs)

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Class action lawsuit highlights problem of surgery center infections

Many outpatient ambulatory surgery centers aren't staffed to provide proper infection control or to handle emergency complications

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Medicare cites Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center with violation for heart transplant quality of care concerns

Three patients died in the first five months of 2018

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Inexperienced surgeon uses robotic equipment, patient dies

Learn what you should do to make sure your doctor or surgeon is competent

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