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Tampa man claims malpractice over botched penile implant

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A prosthetic implant, meant to help a 78-year-old Tampa man with erectile dysfunction, was botched by a urologist who had previous malpractice accusations. Osvaldo Padron, 53, is a member of Florida Urology Partners, which operates in 15 different offices throughout Hillsborough County. In November 2014, Stewart Wheaton went to Pardon for a consultation regarding his erectile difficulty. After acquiring medical history, Pardon examined Wheaton and determine the best course of action would be a three-piece penile prosthesis. The doctor didn’t offer…

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Jim King is cancer free — just in time to be the next prez of FSU

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Sen. Jim King, who recently underwent a lengthy surgery to remove a cancerous tumor on his pancreas, is “CANCER FREE,” he just notified friends and supporters in a lengthy letter — the first direct comments he has made since announcing news of his cancer through family spokespeople last month. This is great news, not just for Senator King, but for all of us who believe he would be the next great president of Florida State University. Great news! A recent…

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