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Dr. Carolyn Matthews, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Amarillo, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
1 Malpractice Claim
Arbitration Award : 10/1/2013
Amount or Range: $175,000.00
Nature of Complaint: PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: IN OCTOBER 2013 I HAD A MALPRACTICE CLAIM WHICH WAS SETTLED FOR $175,000. THE CASE INVOLVED AN OBESE FEMALE WITH SEVERE ENDOMETRIOSIS REQUIRING AN EXTENSIVE DISSECTION. WHILE SHE DID WELL INITIALLY, SHE RETURNED ON POD5 AND REQUIRED A TEMPORARY COLOSTOMY. THE CASE WAS SETTLED AT ARBITRATION RATHER THAN GOING TO COURT.
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Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1985
Med College Va
Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
Virginia Commonwealth University Med College
Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
University Tex Md Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
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