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Suit alleges nursing home patient had toe amputated due to ill-fitting shoes

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 31, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — Edwardsville Care Center is accused of putting ill-fitting shoes on a patient, causing her to suffer injuries and an amputated toe.

Suit alleges patient died from poorly monitored coagulation therapy

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 23, 2019

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing a physician with The Heart Group after a patient allegedly died due to the defendants' negligence.

Medical malpractice suit at trial in Stobbs’ court

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 23, 2019

A medical malpractice suit alleging a woman’s bladder was lacerated during a laproscopy procedure is at trial in Madison County Associate Judge Stobbs’ courtroom.

Fifth District concludes doctor's testimony should be barred in elevator injury suit

By John Sammon | Jan 16, 2019

MT. VERNON – The Appellate Court for the Fifth District of Illinois denied testimony of an examining doctor in the case of a woman hurt on an elevator because her injury medical report was not delivered in a timely manner.

Patient alleges injuries to common bile duct following surgery

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A Godfrey woman claims she suffered injuries to her common bile duct following surgery.

Patient alleges injuries from hip arthroplasty

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 10, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A man claims he suffered metallosis following a hip arthroplasty procedure.

Patient alleges injuries following knee replacement surgery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 1, 2019

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County patient is suing a health care providers for allegedly causing her to suffer foot drop and peroneal nerve neurapraxia following surgery.

Patient accuses Maryville health care providers of negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 31, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A patient is suing Maryville health care providers, alleging negligent treatment.

Patient accuses eye care providers of medical malpractice

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 28, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A Madison County patient is suing Belleville eye care providers, alleging she was injured during eye surgery.

Former resident accuses Collinsville assisted living facility operators of negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 27, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A former resident is suing a Collinsville assisted living facility after she allegedly fractured her hip during her stay.

Patient accuses Maryville health care providers of negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 26, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A patient is suing Madison County health care providers, alleging negligence.

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DOJ: A company created to file lawsuits has wasted 1,500 hours of the government's time

By David Yates | Dec 20, 2018

TEXARKANA – The U.S. Department of Justice is asking federal judges around the country to dismiss lawsuits it says are brought by shell companies that misrepresent their true purposes - filing meritless litigation against health care companies.

Patient accuses Granite City health care providers of negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 19, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A patient is suing Granite City health care providers, alleging negligence.

Suit alleges nursing home operators negligently cared for patient

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 18, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A power of attorney is suing nursing home operators for allegedly failing to properly care for a patient who allegedly developed several injuries after falling.

Suit alleges patient died following cholecystectomy

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 17, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A surgeon with Jersey Community Hospital Medical Group is accused of perforating a patient's small bowel during a cholecystectomy.

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