Patient says surgeon failed to timely diagnose and repair a perforation that followed abdominal surgery.
Girardi Keese by David N. Bigelow, Kelly Winter Weil and Carlos Urzua, Los Angeles.
Carroll, Kelly, Trotter, Franzen, McBride & Peabody, by John C. Kelly and Patrick J. Goethals, Long Beach. (For Daniel Marcus, M.D.)
Barry N. Gardiner, M.D.
David Joseph Lourié, MD, FACS, FASMBS.
In September 2015, plaintiff suffered a bowel perforation following abdominal surgery.
Plaintiff alleged delay in diagnosis and repair.
Defendant timely diagnosed the injury following appropriate workup and timely repaired the bowel perforation.
Bowel perforation, prolonged hospitalization and subsequent surgery.