By Richard N. Shapiro, SCLA attorney


A Connecticut spine surgeon sued his own specialist, after the specialist botched the spinal surgery that inserted a new medical device in his lower back area.  The Richmond, Virginia (VA) surgeon allowed a bone fragment to be pressed into Dr. Garver’s nerve root, causing chronic pain.  The full report of this Richmond, Virginia state court medical malpractice/personal injury lawsuit is on our Virginia Beach Injuryboard law blog, click here.