Medical providers at the Darnall Army Medical Center failed to timely and appropriately treat a high-risk pregnancy, which resulted in a traumatic delivery. Their negligence permanently disabled the baby causing developmental delays, brain damage, cerebral palsy, and feeding difficulties. The child will require lifelong attendant supportive care.
Army Medical Malpractice Birth Injury $23,250,000 awarded on appeal $18,967,710 received by clients with lifetime benefits $6,347,611 attorneys' fees $203,577 litigation expenses Lebron v. United States Fort Hood, Texas At Darnall Army Community Hospital, a doctor's improper use of forceps crushed a baby's skull, leading to massive brain damage, requiring
While in labor, the negligence of doctors and hospital staff toward our client led to an emergency cesarean section [...]
An expecting mother was admitted at term with vaginal bleeding and severe abdominal pain. A cesarean section was performed, [...]
An obstetrician failed to properly treat a woman in labor with non-reassuring fetal heart rate and contraction patterns. This [...]
An Alabama birth injury case in Jefferson County resulted in a $16 million medical malpractice verdict. A couple brought [...]
Army Birth Injury Medical Malpractice $1,000,000 received by clients $300,000 in combined attorneys' fees & costs Ortiz v. United States Evans Army Community Hospital Mother was given a drug she was allergic to during labor and delivery causing injury to child.