Providing quality legal representation to our clients since 1953

Practice Areas


Health Law-Medical Negligence


For over forty years, Turner, Reid, Duncan, Loomer & Patton, P.C. has defended hospitals, clinics, physicians, nurses, dentists, oral surgeons, nursing homes, pharmacists, and other healthcare facilities throughout southern Missouri. Among our clients, the firm represents Mercy Hospitals and Clinics (formerly St. John's) and CoxHealth Hospitals and Clinics. The firm has also successfully represented the insureds of insurance companies that provide professional liability coverage, such as The Doctors Company/Intermed, MoDocs, and PPIC. Our attorneys have a sophisticated level of medical knowledge gained from years of representing healthcare professionals in a multitude of clinical scenarios. We have successfully represented healthcare providers and obtained defense verdicts at trial, on appeal, and successful resolutions in alternate dispute resolution settings.