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Dawn Collins, JD
MS COLLINS is an attorney specializing in medical malpractice in Long Beach, California. She welcomes feedback on this column via e-mail. Click on the envelope icon to email.
Damage from ureteral stent results in $8.5 million verdict
In this "Malpractice Consult" column, Dawn Collins, JD, also discusses cases involving penile pain following cystoscopy, alleged failure to diagnose kidney obstruction, and death follow stent placement.
Severe pain after male sling implantation results in lawsuit
This "Malpractice Consult" column also includes cases involving scarring from penile injections and failure to remove a fragment from a penile implant.
Circumcision requiring revision surgery prompts lawsuit
Other cases discussed in this column include ureter damage during hysterectomy, failure to follow up on kidney mass, and incontinence following pelvic organ prolapse surgery.
Did on-call’s refusal to provide consult lead to loss of testicle?
Could necrotizing fasciitis have been diagnosed sooner?
Read about this and two other cases in this "Malpractice Consult" column.