A Lawrence Superior Court jury has awarded $9.4 million to a Methuen man who filed a medical malpractice suit accusing a surgeon of failing to properly treat his post-surgery complications, resulting in “severe and permanent personal injuries,” according to court documents. Marcos Aguirre sued Jonathan Gordon, a North Andover-based surgeon who treated…(Read More)

When complications arise during a pregnancy or during the labor and delivery process, it can be physically exhausting and emotionally devastating to the expectant parents. While every parent hopes for a healthy pregnancy that is free of complications, that does not always happen. In some cases, the mother or the child can become seriously injured…(Read More)

NEWBURYPORT, Mass. — Two more patients of Dr. Keith Ablow have filed lawsuits against the renowned Massachusetts psychiatrist alleging he pressured them into sexual relationships. The Boston Globe reports that the medical malpractice lawsuits filed Thursday allege Ablow lured the women he was treating for depression into degrading situations. In this June 4, 2009 file…(Read More)

Have you ever tried to pronounce the names of some prescription medications? They’re not only hard to say, many of them are spelled similarly and yet their applications and effects can be completely different. Errors in medications happen thousands of times all across country, usually because of a mix-up at a pharmacy, but…(Read More)