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Paragangliomas Medical Malpractice Lawyers Pittsburgh, PA Paragangliomas-A Decade of Clinical Experience, Somasundar, Journal of Surgical Oncology 74:286 (2000) Paragangliomas arise from neuroendocrine cells of the autonomic nervous system. Here identified 14 patients with paragangliomas at WVU from 1986-1996.  Nine had paragangliomas in the head and neck region. Nine tumors originated from the carotid body, 3 […]
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Gastric Bypass Surgery Lawyer In Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Gastric Bypass Surgery Lawyer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Gastric bypass surgery is a surgery that is performed frequently throughout the United States.  Its purpose is to reduce the amount of food that can be absorbed by the body.  As a result, the patient should lose weight.There are several types of gastric bypass surgery.  The most common is called […]
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What Every Adult Needs To Know About Heart Attack
What Every Adult Needs To Know About Heart Attack More than one million Americans suffer heart attack each year.  But relatively few people know exactly what a heart attack is.  The following information is intended to provide the reader with a basic understanding of heart attack; its causes; and its treatments. The heart is made […]
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The Facts About Meningitis
The Facts About Meningitis: Bacterial, Viral and Fungal WHAT IS MENINGITIS? There are three different types of meningitis:  bacterial, viral and fungal.  This article explores the signs and symptoms, causes, transmission, and treatments for all three types.  Meningitis refers to inflammation and swelling of the tissue that covers the brain (the meninges). The most common […]
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Everything You Need To Know About Brain Aneurysms
Everything You Need To Know – Brain Aneurysms Once you’ve been diagnosed with a brain aneurysm the next issue you will face is treatment.  So let’s take a look at brain aneurysm treatment options, starting with the treatment options for unruptured brain aneurysms.If you’ve been diagnosed with an unruptured brain aneurysm you have two basic […]
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Survival From Carotid Body Tumors
Survival from Carotid Body Tumors Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Attorneys Surgical Resection of Carotid Body Tumors: Long Term Survival, Recurrence, and Metastasis, Nora, Mayo Clinic Proceedings 63:348 (1988) These authors performed a retrospective review of surgical procedures between 1965 and 1985. They identified 55 patients with 59 carotid body tumors who had undergone surgical procedures. Complete […]
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Tibial Fractures Causing Compartment Syndrome
Tibial Fractures Causing Compartment Syndrome Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Attorneys Open Tibia Fracture With Compartment Syndrome, J. DeLee and J. Stiehl, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 160:175-184 (1981). In this study of 104 open tibia fractures, six patients developed compartment syndromes in all four compartments of lower leg. The open wounds were small and would […]
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Compartment Syndrome In Open Tibial Fractures
Compartment Syndrome in Open Tibial Fractures Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Attorneys Compartment Syndrome in Open Tibial Fractures, S. Blick, R. Burmback, A. Poka, A. Burgess, N. Ebraheim, The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 68A:1348-53 (1986) The physician must maintain a high index of suspicion to detect a compartment syndrome in the patient who has multiple […]
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Pittsburgh Pulmonary Embolism Attorney PA Pulmonary Embolism Lawyers
Named Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in America. We have great experience and success with pulmonary embolism cases. We will investigate your pulmonary embolism case at no cost to you. Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Attorneys in Pittsburgh, PA Pulmonary Embolism: Pulmonary embolism, often called PE, is a blockage of an artery in the lung. The blocking substance is […]
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Canonsburg Hospital Attorney Canonsburg PA Hospital Lawyers
Named Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in America. We will investigate your medical malpractice case at no cost to you. Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Attorneys Canonsburg General Hospital is part of the West Penn Allegheny Health System.  The hospital is located in North Strabane Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania.  It was built in 1983 and is a 104-bed […]
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UPMC Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice
Named Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in America, Berger & Lagnese, LLC have extensive experience and proven success in medical malpractice cases against UPMC hospitals and other UPMC facilities or doctors. We will investigate your case at no cost to you. Top-Rated UPMC Malpractice Lawyers Pittsburgh, PA UPMC, doing business as the University of Pittsburgh Medical […]
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Symptoms
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Symptoms Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most frequently treated conditions in the United States today. Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by many different factors and conditions, including repetitive motion, diabetes, and pregnancy. The symptoms associated with carpal tunnel syndrome vary from person to person.  However, the most common symptoms of carpal […]
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Brownsville Hospital Attorney Brownsville Malpractice Lawyers
Named Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in America, Berger & Lagnese, LLC have great experience and success on medical malpractice cases against Brownsville General Hospital. We will investigate your case at no cost to you. Medical Malpractice Lawyers Pittsburgh, PA The Brownsville General Hospital in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, had been serving the health needs of its 75,000 […]
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Hernia Surgery Lawyer In Pennsylvania
Hernia Surgery Attorney in Pennsylvania A hernia means that there is an opening in the muscles of the abdomen and a part of the intestine is pushing through that opening.  The purpose of hernia surgery is to repair a hernia. The most common types of hernia are the incisional, inguinal and umbilical. An incisional hernia […]
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Tests For Diagnosing
Tests for Diagnosing Cancer There are many methods used by doctors to diagnose cancer, depending on the type of cancer you have. The earlier cancer is diagnosed and treated, the more likely that the cancer will be cured. One method of cancer diagnosis is the biopsy.  During a biopsy a small amount of tissue, cells or […]
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Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG) in Pittsburgh, PA Coronary artery bypass surgery is a very invasive and often a very difficult procedure for surgeons to perform. A surgical error could lead to a traumatic consequence for you or your loved one. It could lead to serious complications down the line or even death. Whenever you […]
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Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery
Gallbladder Surgery Malpractice Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery, also known as Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, is a surgical procedure that removes the gallbladder without having to make a large surgical incision to open the abdominal cavity (open or conventional procedure). More than 90% of gallbladder surgeries are now done laparoscopically.  This procedure is one of the most frequently performed […]
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Should My Cancer Have Been Diagnosed Sooner
Should My Cancer Have Been Diagnosed Sooner in Pittsburgh, PA? A delayed cancer diagnosis can be quite devastating on you or a loved one’s personal health. First of all, a delayed diagnosis can cause a variety of health complications. You could be subjected to more strenuous treatment that causes you additional pain and suffering. You […]
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Beaver Medical Centerheritage Valley Beaver
Named Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in America. We have great experience and knowledge medical malpractice at Beaver Medical Center. We will investigate your case at no cost to you. Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Attorneys Heritage Valley Beaver, also known as Beaver Medical Center, Beaver Hospital, and The Medical Center, Beaver, is a 358-bed hospital located in […]
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Joshua L. Berger

Joshua is board certified in Medical Malpractice Law by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys and was selected one of the “Best Lawyers in America. Joshua has the honor of the highest rating (AV) in Legal Ability & Ethical Standards from Martindale-Hubbel, and is rated as one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers.


Paul Lagnese

For the past 13 years, Paul has spent his career representing people who have been injured due to the negligence or carelessness of doctors and hospitals. His cases have focused on mistakes made during labor and delivery, failure to diagnose and wrongful death. He has also been involved in class action lawsuits involving the cost of obtaining medical records and improperly cleaned medical devices.


David M. Paul

David’s practice focuses on medical malpractice, where he has obtained multiple significant jury verdicts and settlements throughout Western Pennsylvania for victims. David has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2015-2017 publication of Best Lawyers in America.

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