Lawrence Schlachter is a neurosurgeon who after 23 years in practice, was forced to stop operating because of a hand injury. He went to law school, became a plaintiffs’ attorney, and wrote a book called “Malpractice.”
Dr. Lawrence Schlachter, neurosurgeon and author of the book "Malpractice: A Neurosurgeon Reveals How Our Health-Care System Puts Patients at Risk," spoke with Breitbart News Daily host Raheem Kassam on Monday about both his book and the concept of repealing Obamacare.
If you become the victim of a medical error, should you trust your doctor to be forthright about his or her role in the mistake? That could be a bad idea.
An excerpt of Larry Schlachter's latest book, "Malpractice: A Neurosurgeon Reveals How Our Health-Care System Puts Patients At Risk" recently appeared on KevinMD.com.
Few doctors are sanctioned and researchers suggest action should be taken to protect patients from unsafe care delivered by outliers. A Surgeon Turned Lawyer Weighs In:
Dr. Lawrence Schlachter, a former neurosurgeon who now practices law, talks about his book, “Malpractice,” and what patients should know before going under the knife;