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Patent Expert Witnesses & Medical Device Lawsuit

Patent Expert Witnesses & Medical Device Lawsuit

What areas may patent expert witnesses consult on? They may write reports and opine on patent infringement, patent analysis, medical device patents, patent damages, and related matters. BioMedical Enterprises, Inc. has filed a patent infringement case in the San Antonio, TX, district court against Solana Surgica, LLC, of Memphis, TN. BME manufactures memory metal implants for musculoskeletal and soft tissue fixation and alleges that Solana has infringed on the company’s “unique bone healing technologies.”

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Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness Testifies In First of 100s of Malpractice Suits

Cincinnati attorney Eric Deters won the medical malpractice case against Dr. Abubakar Durrani in Hamilton County, OH. Dr. Durrani was found guilty of performing an unnecessary operation on a patient and Deters says it is the first of hundreds of lawsuits he is filing against the spine surgeon. Dr. Durrani is now missing but Deters believes Durrani himself or his insurance company will pay damages.

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Surgery Expert Witness On Robotic Surgery

Surgery Expert Witness On Robotic Surgery

An article on the Connecticut law firm Tooher Wocl & Leydon LLC, website discusses the benefits and disadvantages of robotic surgery. The article gives an account of medical expert Dr. Makary and his Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine team conducting a study on robot assisted surgery.

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Breast Augmentation and Reduction Procedures

Breast Augmentation and Reduction Procedures

Breast surgery, augmentation or reduction procedures, are very commonly performed to address the particular needs of the patients. Different techniques and modalities are available to the practitioner to successfully accomplish the desired goal. Appropriate patient selection is often the key to a successful outcome. Complications abound in breast surgery, particularly in reconstructive procedures, and surgical […]

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Traumatic scars and soft tissue reconstruction

Scars and soft tissue deformities are often the most painful reminder of accidents related to personal injury or product liability cases. These injured individuals require comprehensive evaluation to determine their eligibility for reconstructive procedures (surgical or otherwise) to ameliorate their residual scarring deformities. Current techniques and modalities of treatment offer a myriad of options in […]

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BURNS, MEDICO-LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS

Burn injuries involve a wide range of circumstances but share a common set of unfortunate residual and often lasting sequelae (scarring, loss of function, loss of limb, etc.). In the medico-legal arena experts are often called to evaluate the injuries and determine future costs and disabilities. Experts are also engaged in forensic determinations regarding origin […]

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