O'Brien and Ryan, LLP - Attorneys at Law

Defense Verdict on Behalf of Gastroenterologist in Matter involving Gastrointestinal Bleeding

On March 28, 2022, attorneys Michael Pitt and Mary Kay Plyter-Eigner received a defense verdict on behalf of a gastroenterologist and his practice after a three week trial in Philadelphia County. Plaintiff, on behalf of her deceased husband, alleged that the Defendant gastroenterologist failed to appropriately perform a gastroscope and recommend surgical intervention in a patient with signs of gastrointestinal bleeding. After 20 days of evidence, including testimony from more than ten medical experts, the defendants, and multiple fact witnesses, the jury returned a verdict about four hours later finding in favor of the defense gastroenterologist.

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