Verdict for Dentist in Malpractice Case
Stoffer v. Starr, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV11295
This was a dental malpractice case. Plaintiff Stoffer had two dental implants placed by Defendant Starr. He alleged that the implants were improperly placed and will need to be removed. Stoffer further alleged that he will require subsequent bone grafting and replacement of the implants. He sought damages including future dental expenses totaling $19,902.00 and non-economic damages of $350,000.00.
Defendant Starr claimed that the implants were properly placed and that Stoffer refused to complete his treatment.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Rachel O’Neal & Brian Chenoweth
Defense Counsel – Connie Elkins McKelvey
Verdict – Defense Verdict
Date – January 11, 2016
January 19, 2016