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What is Medical Malpractice?

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When we have a medical need, we seek out physicians and other medical professionals to bring us back to health, to help us stay healthy, and to provide us with a course of treatment for illness, injury, pregnancy, or any of a number of health-related issues.

By definition, medical malpractice refers to professional negligence by a health care professional or provider in which treatment provided was substandard, and caused harm, injury or death to a patient.

The following includes the kinds of actions, or inactions that can result in medical malpractice which may require the services of experienced medical malpractice lawyers:

  • Surgery errors
  • Birth- and pregnancy-related medical malpractice
  • Misdiagnosis, delayed diagnosis, and failure to diagnose
  • Medical malpractice in a hospital setting
  • Physician and health care professionals medical malpractice
  • Prescription drug and medication malpractice errors
  • Product liability and medical devices
  • Practicing medicine without a license
  • X-Ray radiation overdose and medical malpractice
  • Wrongful death due to medical malpractice
  • Doctor-Patient confidentiality breaches

Researchers have revealed that errors in hospitals are significantly more common than experts believed. If you have been harmed by health care professionals, our malpractice lawyers or medical malpractice lawyers may be able to help. 253-777-1900.

Experienced Medical Malpractice Lawyers

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Experienced medical malpractice lawyers or malpractice lawyers understand that physicians and hospitals fail from time to time in properly diagnosing a medical condition or course of treatment.

When complications occur that contribute to injury or death of a patient, medical malpractice lawyers are called on to assist in collecting damages. Malpractice lawyers who are experienced in these types of cases specialize in medical malpractice because of the complexity of the cases, and the fact that health care providers along with their insurance companies are tenacious in their effort to avoid acceptance of liability.

Specialized malpractice lawyers or medical malpractice lawyers have the experience and expertise to assist you in damages collection. You can trust the combined experience of our firm and its medical malpractice lawyers to provide the best possible results given your specific circumstances.

Malpractice Lawyers for Personal Injury Representation

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If you have experienced personal injury and are in need of aggressive legal representation, our malpractice lawyers have the experience and expertise to fully protect your interests.

We are proud of the proven track record of our malpractice lawyers in protecting the rights of our clients.

Not only are our medical malpractice lawyers aggressive in client representation of personal injury cases, but are compassionate in serving their clients.

Our medical malpractice lawyers stand ready to help you with full legal representation. 253-777-1900.