Case Number: 2009-22
Plaintiffs: Katelynn Hinckle; and Andrea Wilkie
Defendants: Maxwell Lai & Associates; Cecil Radiologist; Medical Practice Management; and Cecil Radiology
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Wrongful Birth
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the failure to properly assess and inform the claimant mother of ultrasound results which demonstrated an elevated risk that her child would be born with Down’s syndrome. As a result, claimant mother gave birth to a child who suffers from substantial birth defects.