Case Number: 2011-137
Plaintiff: Ashleigh Simon
Defendants: Dr. Ralph Epstein; Ralph Epstein, MD, PA and Aaron M. Magat, MD, PA; Greater Baltimore Medical Center; Dr. Maryjoy Mejia; Dr. John Greenawalt; Dr. Amir Firozvi; Dr. Howard Hauptman; Rheumatology Associates of Baltimore; Dr. Jeffrey Posner; Dr. Ajay Kumar; and Mid-Atlantic Nephrology Associates
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Informed Consent
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the allegedly inappropriate off-label administration of methotrexate to terminate the claimant’s pregnancy and the alleged failure to fully explain the risks associated with methotrexate to the claimant.