Breast Cancer Misdiagnosis Statistics in Light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month—a period that recognizes the struggles of breast cancer survivors and raises awareness for annual campaigns organized by breast cancer charities. This October, in light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, our firm is raising awareness by acknowledging the severity of a breast cancer misdiagnosis.    Below, our team outlines startling…

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Five Car Accident Injuries That May Require Surgery

The more serious the car accident, the more serious the injuries that can result.    Physical trauma as a result of a severe car accident may lead to major surgeries and therapies to repair damage that occurred in the body. Below, the vehicle crash attorneys at Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo P.C. details…

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Eleni Coffinas Secures $3.6 Million Settlement in Medical Misdiagnosis Case

In a Queens court on September 1st, 2021, top trial attorney Eleni Coffinas secured a $3.6 million settlement on behalf of a woman who suffered an endometrial cancer diagnosis delay.    37-Year-Old Patient Diagnosis with Benign Fibroids, Actually Suffering from Endometrial Cancer   An otherwise healthy, 37-year-old flight attendant experienced an eight-month delay in receiving…

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Coffinas Recovers $1,200,000 in Breast Cancer Diagnosis Delay Case

The attorneys at Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo P.C. are pleased to announce the recovery of $1,200,000 on behalf of a medical malpractice victim whose breast cancer diagnosis was delayed.   Plaintiff Undergoes a Mammogram to Detect Signs of Cancer, Never Receives Results   A 52-year-old woman had a mammogram in February 2016.…

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