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Gerry Oginski's New York Legal Blog

This blog is designed to educate and inform you about recent news and how it may impact your legal case in New York. I have provided commentary and opinion and welcome your comments to keep the conversation going.

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4/11/2016
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Woman suffers vision loss after surgery | NY Med Mal Lawyer

She had recently underwent weight-loss surgery and started to experience vitamin deficiency soon after. New York Medical Malpractice Attorney shares article

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1/31/2011
Gerry Oginski
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Man suffers blindness because of improperly performed surgery-Can't take case

A man had surgery to fix a detached retina and is now totally blind. He comes to me asking whether he has a valid case. After talking with him and his wife for an hour I came to the conclusion that there was no possible way I could take on his case. Although he clearly believed that something was done wrong during the course of one or more surgeries I still came to the inescapable conclusion that there was no way to help them. Why not?

Category: Keyword Search: blindness

1/16/2011
Gerry Oginski
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Cataract Surgery Nightmare; Woman Loses Vision in One Eye

Cataract surgery is supposed to make you see better. Unfortunately, when doctor recommends having surgery you don’t need, the outcome can be life-altering.

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2/16/2009
Gerry Oginski
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The failure to recognize that a nerve was being compressed, despite the patient complaining about symptoms of pain, numbness and tingling were ignored during a busy emergency room shift. The failure to perform surgery in a timely manner resulted in permanent damage to the nerve, the arm and hand. This case was settled during discovery and shortly before it was placed on the trial calendar.

Category: Keyword Search: blindness