Davis & Davis, Attorneys at Law
Call for a free consultation
Local 713-364-0314713-364-0314 Toll Free 877-202-0835 877-202-0835

July 2014 Archives

Botched circumcision leaves patient without penis

Circumcision, the removal of the foreskin on a penis, is usually done on male babies in Houston. Occasionally, though, the procedure is done on adult males who have infections or other medical conditions that warrant the small surgery. In Houston, many males have the procedure done each year with little incident. However, in a recent news report out of Birmingham, a man claims his entire penis was removed during a circumcision surgical error.

Woman awarded large settlement after undiagnosed strep throat

Common illnesses such as strep throat are conditions that many Houston residents will deal with in their lifetimes. These common illnesses can be easily detected by healthcare professionals using a test. But, when these illnesses go undetected and there is a failure to diagnose they can lead to a more severe infection.

Increase in obesity-related medical malpractice claims

When residents in Texas suffer from an ailment, they seek to understand what is wrong so they can correct the medical condition. In these situations, medical interventions are often required. The individual will seek a medical professional for a diagnosis so that they can take steps to cure his or her ailment or disease. While medical professionals are able to diagnose and cure injured or ill patients, misdiagnosis could harm the patient or worsen the condition.

Licensing requirements for Texas health care workers

The licensing of medical professionals in Houston is a critical part of patient safety and maintaining standards of medical professionals. The failure to follow acceptable standards happens when medical professionals are not licensed or their performance is not periodically evaluated. This often results in medical professionals with substandard training and oversight.

Multimillion dollar settlement awarded over doctor mistake

Houston residents who go to the doctor with a medical condition assume that their trusted medical professional can help them get better or at least make a diagnosis. Medical professionals are supposed to diagnose illnesses or refer patients to specialists for further treatment or analysis. Unfortunately, negligence does occur among medical professionals and situations such as a failure to diagnose cancer can happen.

Email Us For A Response

Contact Davis & Davis for a Complimentary Consultation Davis & Davis proudly accepts referrals from Texas attorneys and law firms nationwide.

D&Ds Mobile Office

D&D's Mobile Office D&Ds Mobile Office

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Houston Office
440 Louisiana St.
Suite 1850
Houston, TX 77002

Phone: 713-364-0314
Phone: 713-364-0314
Houston Law Office Map

Corpus Christi Office
802 N. Carancahua
Suite #1400
Corpus Christi, TX 78403

Phone: 713-364-0314
Phone: 361-884-7475
Map & Directions

Dallas Office
3001 Knox Street
Suite 405
Dallas, TX 75205

Phone: 713-364-0314
Phone: 214-326-0582
Map & Directions

San Antonio Office
126 Villitas St.
San Antonio, TX 78205

Phone: 713-364-0314
Phone: 210-224-0600
Map & Directions

McAllen Office
1111 W. Nolana
McAllen, TX 78504

Phone: 713-364-0314
Phone: 713-364-0314
Map & Directions