Ben Hart Nov. 25, 2013, 1:15pm

A doctor is being sued over claims a patient received inadequate medical care that resulted in serious pain and financial loss.

Marc Fraid filed a lawsuit Oct. 8 in Cook County Circuit Court against Dr. Prakasam Kalluri, individually and as agent of Rush University Medical Center.

Fraid claims that Kalluri failed to do proper pre-operative imaging of his spine, and consequently failed to detect a spinal syndrome. He also alleges that Kalluri did not properly communicate with him during or after his surgery.

Fraid is seeking damages in excess of $50,000 and is represented in the case by J. Matthew Dudley of Dudley & Lake LLC.

Cook County Circuit Court Case No. 2013L011162.

This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed at the Cook County Courthouse. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note that a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it represents only one side of the story.

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