FACTS: The deceased patient Mr. Satinder Pal Singh, weighing 95 kg, height 5.10, having history of high BP and Diabetics was advised for Metabolic Surgery by the Opponents. On 05.11.2013, the Gastric By-pass surgery was performed. However after discharge, the Patient was feeling uneasy. The Opponents did the check-up and assured that everything will be…

ORDER DATED: 9.02.2016 FACTS: The father of the Complainant who was suffering from past bilateral Centrilobulor Emphysemtous in the form of Hyperinflated lung with flattening of lobbes was admitted in the Hospital on 19.11.2012. He was put on ventilator, however, he expired on 21.11.2012. The Complaint was filed before the Commission claiming compensation of Rs….

ORDER DATED: 4.05.2017 (West Bengal State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission) FACTS: The brief facts of the case are that Susanta’s father , a senior citizen, was suffering from prostate ailment and was taken to Dr. Bimal who diagnosed Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP). The doctor admitted the patient at his hospital and fixed the…

The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) taking note of the judicial notice of the fact that increasing number of people are opting for in-vitro fertilization due to growing problem of infertility while acknowledging that its failure cannot be attributed to the treating doctor given the complexity of procedure and medically recorded evidence of low…

ORDER DATED: 24.12.2018 (West Bengal Disputes Redressal Commission) Biswanath was suffering from a hernia problem and visited Dr. Alok at the hospital where the doctor performed bilateral inguinal hernioplasty. The patient was discharged in a few days but his suffering didn’t end there. Pus developed at the operated site and the patient visited the doctor…