Hillyer v. Midwest Gastrointestinal Associates, P.C.

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Hillyer v. Midwest Gastrointestinal Associates, P.C.

Case Number
Call Date
March 9, 2016
Case Time
9:00 AM
Case Summary

A-15-138, Denice Hillyer (Appellant) v. Bradley Schroeder, M.D. and Midwest Gastrointestinal Associates, P.C.

Douglas County, District Judge Shelly R. Stratman

Attorneys for Appellant: Greg Garland (Greg Garland Law), Tara DeCamp (DeCamp Law, PC, LLO), and Kathy Pate Knickrehm

Attorneys for Appellees: Brien M. Welch and David A. Blagg (Cassem, Tierney, Adams, Gotch & Douglas)

Civil Action: Medical Malpractice Based on Negligence

Action Taken by Trial Court: The trial court entered judgement on the jury's verdict in favor of Dr. Schroeder and Midwest Gastrointestinal Associates.

Assignment of Error on Appeal: Hillyer assigns that the trial court abused its discretion and committed prejudicial error in allowing evidence of Dr. Schroeder's discussions with Hillyer and other patients regarding risks and complications associated with colonoscopies.

Case Location
Panel Text
Moore, Chief Judge, Irwin, and Bishop, Judges