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BOYK BRIEF PODCAST FEATURES: Nurse Paralegal Emma Sullivan

Not every personal injury lawyer employs a Registered Nurse/ Paralegal. At Charles Boyk Law, Emma Sullivan is a valuable resource to our team and clients.…

Bronson Battle Creek Hospital Knowingly Hired Doctor With History of Medical Fraud and Malpractice

Dr. Danial Castro, an otolaryngologist (ear, nose, & throat), practiced The Medical Center of Southeastern Oklahoma (MCSO) from 2005 to 2010, where he would perform…

Patient Harm: When Hospitals Hire the Wrong Doctors

One of a hospital’s most vital functions is to screen its medical staff to ensure that only competent physicians are allowed to practice at its…

CASES OF INTEREST: MARCH 2022

Semi-Truck Runs Red Light & Causes Collision in Intersection Our client was traveling southbound on Locust Street in Oak Harbor, approaching the intersection of Water…

Battle Creek Surgeon Indicted for Performing Unnecessary Surgeries for Profit

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Dr. Daniel Castro was employed at Bronson Hospital in Battle Greek as an otolaryngologist (ear, nose, and throat). Dr. Castro came…

Neglect From Medical Staff at CCNO Results in Death

According to the Eighth Amendment to the U.S Constitution, incarcerated individuals have a right to receive health care and treatment. They are required to take…

Southern Ohio Doctor Under Suspension and Criminal Investigation for Sexual Misconduct

A Yellow Springs family doctor has recently been suspended by the Medical Board of Ohio, for sexual misconduct. Dr. Donald Gronbeck a family physician, is…

Suffered Nerve Damage After Toledo Surgery

In Toledo, Ohio an area of medical malpractice that has been seen is when a patient who has underwent surgery suffers from permanent nerve damage…

Injured Due To Fall From A Hospital Bed?

Our Ohio medical malpractice lawyers often pursue cases on behalf of patients who suffer serious injuries from falls out bed in hospitals. These injuries are…

Gastric Bypass Errors

Gastric bypass has become an increasingly popular choice for those wishing to lose weight and to become healthier. During the weight loss surgery a small…

Ohio Gastric Bypass Medical Malpractice

Thousands of people every year opt to have gastric bypass surgery in order to lose weight and to become healthier. During the gastric bypass surgery…

Ohio Medical Malpractice Lawyer For Nerve Damage During Surgery

One area of medical malpractice that our office has seen is from clients who have suffered nerve damage as a result of their surgery. Although…

Sue Emergency Room Doctor For Medical Malpractice In Ohio

Our Ohio emergency room doctor malpractice lawyers at The Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC handle lawsuits against emergency room doctors. Emergency room physicians, also…

Drug Allergy Medical Malpractice In Oregon

An allergic reaction is an overreaction of the immune system that can end in side effects that put one’s health at risk. Allergic reactions can…

Sue Neurosurgeon For Medical Malpractice In Ohio

Our Ohio neurosurgeon malpractice lawyers at Charles Boyk Law Offices, LLC handle lawsuits against neurosurgeons. Neurosurgeons are physicians specializing in brain and spinal surgery. A…

Sue Plastic Surgeon For Medical Malpractice In Ohio

Our Ohio plastic surgeon malpractice lawyers at Charles Boyk Law Offices, LLC handle lawsuits against plastic surgeons. Plastic surgery is defined as surgery concerned with…

Suffered Nerve Damage During Sylvania Surgery

If you have suffered nerve damage after surgery, you may want to look into the cause. One area of medical malpractice lawsuits that our office…

Medical Mistakes Result In Death

                  The number of deaths resulting from medical mistakes in hospitals seems to be constantly rising. In…

Medical Malpractice Injuries During Surgery

Numerous medical malpractice injuries happen during surgical procedures. Most of the injuries are frequently caused by negligent pre-operative care and planning. This can lead to serious irreversible…

Doctor Named In Heart Surgery Wrongful Death

The family of a man who died last June has filed a wrongful death claim against an Ohio doctor. Stanley Zirkle Sr. died at Winchester…

My Family Member’s Death Was Caused By Medical Malpractice

Losing a loved one is extremely difficult, especially when it is unexpected. Some cases of a medical malpractice cause wrongful death. This type of medical…

Statue Of Limitations Exceptions For A MinorsIn Med Malpractice Cases

The law says that the statute of limitations for medical malpractice in Ohio involving a minor begins to when the child turns eighteen. This means…

Stryker Internal Waste Management System Product Recall

Stryker, a medical device company, recently issued a Class 1 recall of its entire Neptune Rover Waste Management System.  Reports say that at least one…

Surgeons Make Thousands Of Obvious Errors Every Year

At the Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC, we know that there are some mistakes that Ohio surgeons should never make, known as “never events.”…

Malpractice Insurers Make More, Pay Out Less

The American Association of Justice recently completed a study of the 2006 financial statements of fifteen insurance companies that specialize in medical malpractice. We would…

If A Medical Professional Is Rude To Me, Is It Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice occurs when the established standard of care is not met. This means that a medical professional fails to give care that meets the…

Ohio Workers’ Compensation Attorneys And VSSR Claims

  Our Ohio Workers Compensation clients often ask us: what is a VSSR and how does it tie in with my Ohio Workers’ Compensation claim? …

Ohio Nursing Homes Violations

In Ohio, the average fine paid by nursing homes over 3 years was $8,128, which is $2,000 below the national average. A state-by-state comparison shows…

Medical Malpractice Causes Wrongful Death

My Family Member’s Death Was Caused By Medical Malpractice Losing a loved one is extremely difficult, especially when it is unexpected. Some cases of medical…

Caps For Medical Malpractice Damages In Ohio

Non-economic damages: There has been a cap put on the amount of non-economic damages you can receive in a medical malpractice lawsuit. Non-economic damages can…

An Introduction To Ohio Medical Malpractice, Part Two

A study in The New England Journal of Medicine has found that frivolous lawsuits where a healthy patient successfully sues a doctor are very rare…

An Introduction To Ohio Medical Malpractice, Part One

Chances are if you’re reading this blog, you have some questions about negligent medical care that was provided to you or to a loved one.…

Affadavit Of Merit In Toledo Medical Malpractice Claims

Another hurdle that plaintiffs have to overcome before pursuing a medical malpractice claim in Ohio is getting a doctor to prepare an “affidavit of merit.”…

Guide To Ohio Medical Malpractice, Part Four: Settlement Negotiations

kGuide to Medical Malpractice in Ohio, Step Four: Settlement Negotiations After the interrogatories, requests for production of documents, and depositions are completed, the next step…

Guide To Ohio Medical Malpractice, Part Three: Discovery

Discovery in an Ohio Medical Malpractice Case During the discovery phase of the case, the parties will serve different written questions upon each other known…

Guide To Ohio Medical Malpractice, Part One

We understand that the process of an Ohio medical malpractice lawsuit (or any lawsuit) may be a completely foreign concept to you.  We understand that…

A Doctors Defense In A Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

To defend against a malpractice lawsuit a doctor can: Present expert witnesses who will testify to the fact that they acted reasonably and showed a…

Medical Expert Testimony In Ohio Medical Malpractice Cases

In the context of alleged Ohio medical malpractice, it is usually not sufficient for the plaintiff (or the plaintiff’s lawyer) to simply stand up in…

Bigen Hair Dye: Allergic Reactions

Bigen hair dye is utilized by many as the product offers 11 different colors and is easy to use. It has been attractive because of…

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