Valleywide Legal Blog

Pathology Errors.

A pathology report is a routine and important part of almost every surgery in which some tissue is removed from the body.  The tissue removed is sent to the pathology department of the hospital or to an independent pathology group, … Read More

Posted in Doctors, medical errors, medical mistakes, Medical Negligence, Melanoma |

Don’t Put Away Your Sunscreen Yet – But . . .

Melanoma is a killer and is common here in Arizona where we get so many days of intense sunlight.  By now everyone should know the drill:  Keep out of the midday sun whenever possible; Use sunscreen; Watch for changes in … Read More

Posted in Cancer, Doctors, Melanoma |

Skin Cancer – No Medical Malpractice Necessary

Over the years, we have litigated our share of medical malpractice cases involving the failure to diagnose and treat skin cancer, usually resulting in death or a greatly reduced life expectancy.  Skin cancer is one of the the most common forms of … Read More

Posted in Cancer, Medical Malpractice, Melanoma, Uncategorized |

Melanoma Update

Dr. Robert Stern of the Harvard Medical School is one of the leading experts in the country on the subject of melanoma.  Along with colleagues, he has studied and written extensively about melanoma, its causes and treatment.  In what I think … Read More

Posted in Melanoma |