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February Medical Malpractice Lawsuits in Maryland

By Byron Warnken

There were about 27 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of February in and around Baltimore. These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, and are for numerous different counties in Maryland, though Prince Georges County and Montgomery County are not included as their cases are classified somewhat differently.

The following 9 lawsuits were filed against hospitals:

  • Sinai Hospital
    • Yolanda Budd, et al vs Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore, Inc., et al
      • Lawyer: David Ellin, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Law Office of David Ellin, P.C.
      • Co-Defendants: Barry Wertheimer, MD. / Arlene Waldo, CRNA. / North American Partners in Anesthesia, LLC.
    • Sabrina Jillian Shuman, Deceased, et al vs Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore, Inc., et al
      • Lawyer: Giles H. Manley, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Janet, Janet & Suggs, LLC
      • Co-Defendants: Pedro Arrabal, MD.
  • Upper Chesapeake Medical Center Inc, et al.
    • Janet Street, et al. vs. Upper Chesapeake Medical Center Inc, et al.
      • Lawyer: Kristin Roya Hosseinzadeh, Esq. / Elisha Nicole Hawk, Esq. / Brian Stuart Brown, Esq
      • Law Firm: Brown & Barron, LLC
      • Co-Defendants: Dhiraj Gurung, MD. / Summit Bassi, MD. / Le Nha Lu, MD. / Mark D. Gonze, MD. / Vascular Surgery Associates, LLC / Upper Chesapeake Emergency Medicine Physicians, LLC
  • Northwest Hospital Center, Inc., et al.
    • Vivian Blech, et al. vs. Northwest Hospital Center, Inc., et al.
      • Lawyer: Aryeh Rabinowitz, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Bekman, Marder & Adkins, LLC
      • Co-Defendants: Dionne J. Smith, MD. / Erica T. Joseph, MD.
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Jaqueline Ewell, et al vs The Johns Hopkins Hospital
      • Lawyer: Roy L. Mason, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Smouse & Mason, LLC
  • Union Hospital of Cecil County, et al.
    • Lisa Thomas, et al. vs. Union Hospital of Cecil County, et al.
      • Lawyer: Gilbert F. Shelsby Jr., Esq.
      • Law Firm: Shelsby & Leoni, PA.
      • Co-Defendants: Surgical Associates
  • Harbor Hospital
    • Donna Taylor, et al vs Harbor Hospital Inc, et al
      • Lawyer: Christopher T. Casciano, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Brown & Barron, LLC
      • Co-Defendants: Justin F. Johnson, MD.
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC)
    • Kevin Mark, et al. vs. Eugene Wu, M.D., et al.
      • Lawyer: Scott Philip Kurlander, Esq. / Jonathan Schochor, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Schochor, Federico and Staton, PA.
      • Co-Defendants: Jennifer Theodora Paul, MD. / Lillian Mihm hunter, MD. / Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, P.C. d/b/a Kaiser Permanente Woodlawn / Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Inc.
  • Good Samaritan Hospital (Medstar)
    • George Breschi, et al vs Michael Fiocco MD
      • Lawyer: Julia R. Arfaa, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Arfaa Law Group
      • Co-Defendants: Dawne Lazarek, CRNP. / Tamar Adolemaiu-Bey, CRNP / Salome Hawkins-Cole, D.O. / The Union Memorial Hospital / Marcela M. Morado, PA-C / Eldho Chacko, CRNP. / Simin Sistani, CRNP / The Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland, Inc. / MedStar Physician Partners, Inc.

 

The remaining 18 lawsuits were filed against individual practitioners or separate entities:

  • Debra Walker vs Seton Medical Group Inc, et al
    • Lawyer: Christopher T. Casciano, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Brown & Barron, LLC.
    • Co-Defendants: Expresscare of Northwest, LLC / Bryan S. Nolan, MD. / Expresscare, LLC. / Saundra M. Goralski, CRNP / St. Agnes Healthcare Inc.
  • Shelly Solano vs Sarah Maria Sampson C.R.N.P, et al
    • Lawyer: Alison Kohler, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Dugan, Babij, Tolley & Kohler, LLC
    • Co-Defendants: Yvette L. Rooks, MD. / University of Maryland Family Medicine Associates, PA. / University of Maryland Faculty Physicians Immediate Care LLC / University of Maryland Facility Physicans, Inc. /
  • Mia Matthews, et al vs Kimmar Nursing Services Inc, et al
    • Lawyer: Paul J. Maloney, Esq.
    • Co-Defendants: Kimmar Medical Associates LLC / Patricia Okugbenni
  • Linda Lamone vs. Sarah Aufderheide
    • Lawyer: Andrew Timothy Burnett, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Potter Burnett Law, LLC
  • Angela Walls vs. 4140 Old Washington Highway Operation, LLC
    • Lawyer: Andrew Timothy Burnett, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Potter Burnett Law, LLC
  • Gloria Butler, et al. vs. MedStar Medical Group-Southern Maryland, LLC dba MedStar Shah Medical Group, et al.
    • Lawyer: Karen Elizabeth Evans, Esq.
    • Law Firm: The Cochran Firm
    • Co-Defendants: Mohammed Lafeer, MD.
  • Shamara Douglas-Felix vs. 16 Fusting Avenue Operations LLC t/a Catonsville Commons
    • Lawyer: Sloane Lisa Fish, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Law Offices of Sloane L. Fish, PC.
  • Kimberly White, et al. vs. Jean-Marc Voyadzis, M.D., et al.
    • Lawyer: Aubrey Wray IV Fitch, Esq. / Jonathan Schochor
    • Law Firm: Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A.
    • Co-Defendants: Calvert Health Medical Center, Inc. d/b/a MedStar Calvert Memorial Hospital / Nuvasive Inc. / Nuvasive Clinical Services Monitoring, Inc.
  • Robert Tetrick, et al. vs. Roy Chisholm, III, M.D., et al.
    • Lawyer: Aubrey Wray IV Fitch, Esq. / Jonathan Schochor Esq.
    • Law Firm: Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A.
    • Co-Defendants: Allegany Surgical Associates, PA. / UPMC Western Maryland Corporation / Milton Yew Fai Lum, MD. / Westley T. Hartley
  • Christy Luis vs. Mitcherling, Mitcherling & Johnson, P.A., et al.
    • Lawyer: Fred B. Goldberg, Esq. / Kay Heekyung Han, Esq.
    • Co-Defendants: William Mitcherling, Doctor of Dental Sur / Kenneth R. Kyser, Doctor of Dental Sur / Kenneth Kyser, DDS and Lawrence Wang, DDS, LLP
  • Linda Lewis vs. Dr. OLUWATOYIN OGUNDIPE, Doctor of Dental Sur, et al.
    • Lawyer: Fred B. Goldberg, Esq.
    • Co-Defendants: Smiles R US at Security Boulevard, PC
  • April Falcone vs. Kinnith Chong, Doctor of Dental Sur
    • Lawyer: Fred B. Goldberg, Esq.
  • Sarah Francis, et al. vs. Mikel Daniels, et al.
    • Lawyer: Jonathan Schochor, Esq. / Jonathan Eric Goldberg
    • Law Firm: Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A.
    • Co-Defendants: WeTreatFeet Partners, LLC
  • Margaret Parsons, et al. vs. Joseph Colonna
    • Lawyer: Andrew J. Hall, Esq. / Robert R. Micheal, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Shadoan, Michael & Wells, LLP
  • Betty Bergstrom, et al. vs. Christy Crowther Radulewicz, et al.
    • Lawyer: Zachary E. Howerton, Esq. / Roy L. Mason, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Smouse & Mason, LLC.
    • Co-Defendants: Anne Arundel Orthopaedic Surgeons, PA. / Centers for Advanced Orthopedics, LLC
  • Lawrence Stern vs. 7232 German Hill Road Operations, LLC d/b/a Heritage Center, et al.
    • Lawyer: Marissa Beth Joelson, Esq. / Jay Dante Miller, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos, PC.
    • Co-Defendants: Genesis HealthCare, LLC
  • Diane Geraghty vs. Matthew Roh, et al.
    • Lawyer: Emily Claire Malarkey, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Bekman, Marder & Adkins, LLC
    • Co-Defendants: Advanced Pain Management, LLC
  • Melissa Justice, et al. vs. Calvert Health System d/b/a CALVERT HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER, INC., et al.
    • Lawyer: Paul A. Turkheimer, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum
    • Co-Defendants: Emergency Medicine Associates, PA. / Adfinitas Health, LLC d/b/a MDICS at Calvert, LLC / Seyed Ali Mohammadi, MD. / Meena Poddar, MD.

New Defendant Added: Tangela Anderson Tull, M.D.

By Andrew Mazan

Dr. Anderson Tull is an OB-GYN with Hoffman & Associates.  Hoffman and Associates is a female OB-GYN group that is connected to Mercy Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.  Mercy, aside from Dr. Anderson Tull and Hoffman and Associates, has been sued for medical malpractice.  That data is available here.  Dr. Anderson Tull specializes in pregnancy, fertility […]