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Palos Community Hospital, others allegedly failed to provide patient with proper medical care

Louie Torres Oct. 30, 2017, 12:30am

A woman is suing Palos Community Hospital, Dr. Roger Lee and Palos Anesthesia Associates S.C. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

St. Alexius Medical Center, others accused of botching surgery

Louie Torres Oct. 11, 2017, 1:00am

A man is suing Dr. Peter Rantis, Suburban Surgical Care Specialists S.C. and St. Alexius Medical Center for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Swedish Covenant Hospital, doctor accused of failing to provide proper antibiotics

Louie Torres Sep. 15, 2017, 12:17am

A man is suing Dr. Michael Feinzimer and Swedish Covenant Hospital for allegedly failing to provide him with the correct antibiotics to treat his foot infection.

Advocate Trinity Hospital accused of negligence during child birth

Louie Torres Sep. 8, 2017, 2:00am

Two parents are suing Dr. Joseph Thomas, Advocate Healthcare Network and Advocate Trinity Hospital for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Aqruilla Eyecare P.C. accused of failing to diagnose and treat glaucoma

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2017, 2:00am

A man is suing Dr. Paul Arquilla and Aqruilla Eyecare P.C. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to diagnose and treat his glaucoma.

Woman claims doctor wrongly prescribed her Depakote while pregnant

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 2:30am

A woman is suing doctor Richard Goldberg, alleging he prescribed a drug which caused her daughter to suffer birth defects.

Edward Hospital, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 2:00am

A woman is suing Edward Hospital, Suburban Gastroenterology Ltd., DuPage Valley Anesthesiologists Ltd. and doctors Shivani Kirluk and Keith Hanni for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Near South Health Clinic, doctor allegedly failed to follow up on 2006 colonoscopy

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 10:21am

A woman's family is suing Gail Floyd M.D., and Cook County's Near South Health Clinic, alleging they failed to provide results from a colonoscopy.

Patient claims hospital staff failed to diagnose spinal condition

Louie Torres Apr. 10, 2017, 12:50pm

A patient is suing Northshore University Healthsystem Faculty Practice Associates, citing alleged negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Mother sues Chicago Board of Ed, says defective football helmet caused son's death in high school game

Louie Torres Oct. 28, 2016, 12:52am

The mother of a boy who died following a head injury in a Bogan High School football game has filed a wrongful death claim against the Chicago Board of Education, Riddell Inc. and Riddell Sports Group Inc., alleging liability.

Northwestern Medicine, others accused of not properly addressing liver condition

Louie Torres Oct. 20, 2016, 9:40am

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in medical care, saying several doctors and Northwestern Medicine should be held responsible for allegedly failing to address a cancerous mass in the man's liver.

Doctor, hospital accused of negligence in colostomy

Louie Torres Sep. 9, 2016, 5:13pm

A patient claims he underwent a colostomy despite contraindications.

Patient files suit against medical health service providers, alleges injuries after procedure

Ruel Reyes Mar. 30, 2016, 8:20pm

CHICAGO – A man alleges negligent care from doctors and medical facilities caused him further injury.

Patient alleges doctors failed to detect wrist injury

Robert Hadley Oct. 16, 2015, 1:52pm

A Cook County patient is suing two doctors and two medical facilities, alleging negligence.