A lawsuit has been filed against a Florida dentist for dropping tools down the throat of a patient.
Press Release Service – Wired PR News – A lawsuit has been filed against a Florida dentist accused of dropping tools down the throat of one of his patients on more than one occasion. As reported by the Associated Press (AP), family members of Charles Gaal Jr. filed the suit on behalf of the late 90 year-old, citing Dr. Wesley Meyers was negligent in his practice after dropping tools down Gaal’s throat in 2006 and 2007.
As noted by the AP, Gaal reportedly never completely recovered after undergoing numerous medical procedures to have the tools removed, and died in 2007. The dentist was fined in 2008 by the state of Florida and has been determined negligent in a settlement.
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