A Cook County man is suing a hospital and health care professionals, alleging he was mistreated.
Luis Gonzalez filed a lawsuit Aug. 17, in Cook County Circuit Court against Ingalls Memorial Hospital and Health Systems, Dr. Bimal Shah and Harvey Anesthesiologists, alleging negligence and medical malpractice.
According to the complaint, on Aug. 14, 2013, Gonzalez suffered medical malpractice while in the care of Dr. Shah and the aforementioned hospital and healthcare organizations when he became unresponsive and went into respiratory arrest after having a decompression laminectomy and excision of a herniated disc at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey.
Gonzalez seeks damages and legal costs. He is represented by attorneys from Craig L. Manchik & Associates in Chicago.