Medical SchoolHoward University College of Medicine, 1973
AddressSandy Spring, MD
The Washington Post - ObituaryObituary: Barbara Y. Crooks, R.N. - Beloved wife of Dr. Llewelyn Crooks.
Crooks v. Williams -- District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 1986Patient Maxine Williams sues Dr. Crooks after her baby was born dead at the hospital. The baby went into fetal distress and needed to be delivered by emergency cesarean section during the night. However, Dr. Crooks failed to arrive to the hospital until the following morning when the baby was already dead. The jury awarded $370,000 to Williams' estate.
Mervis v. Crooks et al - Statement of Claim, 11-12-2010Malpractice lawsuit against Llewelyn Crooks, MD. Dr. Crooks allegedly delayed delivering a baby who was in fetal distress with a lowered heart rate. The baby suffered irreversible brain damage, resulting in cognitive and neurological impairment, cerebral palsy, developmental delays, and physical injury. The plaintiff seeks a judgment of $30,000 against Dr. Crooks for negligence. See pages 2-6.
Documented Deaths or Serious Injury
Cemetery of Choice: Brenda Banks - botched abortion victimDetails of Brenda Banks' death from a botched abortion performed by Llewelyn Crooks.
Cemetery of Choice: Llewelyn Crooks - botched abortion historyLlewelyn Crooks fatally botched an abortion on Brenda Banks.
RealChoice - Brenda Banks, Abortion DeathSynopsis of Brenda Banks' death from a botched abortion.
RealChoice: Llewelyn Crooks lawsuit details - Brenda Banks botched abortion deathInfo on lawsuit over Brenda Banks botched abortion death.
The Facts About Choice: Brenda Banks - fatal abortion detailsBrenda Banks: Woman dies after botched abortion, bled to death despite blood transfusion, hysterectomy -- family unable to sue