Settlement for Medical Malpractice Injury
Gentry Locke Rakes & Moore for the Plaintiff.
During surgery to repair a redo rotator cuff, the surgery itself caused axillary artery and brachial plexus nerve injury to the patient. The patient then developed Complex Regional Pain Syndrome II and has no use of his hand. He is disabled, prevented from gainful employment, and is dependent upon high levels of narcotic pain medications.
The case settled for 1.3 million dollars.