Every year almost 100,000 people die in the United States due to medical malpractice. Many more suffer sickness and injury. If you or a loved one have suffered an injury as a result of negligence or misconduct on the part of a health care professional, it is important that you speak with our skilled medical malpractice attorneys.You may be entitled to collect compensation to cover medical expenses and lost wages related to your medical malpractice injury as well as damages for pain and suffering.
California Medical Malpractice Lawyers
A physician has a responsibility to care for the health and well-being of their patient. When a Doctor fails to honor this requirement as far as reasonably possible, this can be a type of professional negligence or “medical malpractice.” If you were injured or became ill due to the negligence of a doctor, pharmacist or some other type of physician in California, then you may be able to file a malpractice lawsuit.
Types of Medical Malpractice
Although there are many possible cases involving medical malpractice, some of the more common include:
- causing birth injuries during delivery
- delaying in diagnosis of cancer
- failing to diagnose and treat medical emergencies such as heart attacks and strokes
- failing to diagnose serious medical conditions
- making mistakes during surgical or aneasthetic procedures
- making errors involving treatment, prescriptions, or medications
- causing vision loss or blindness for patients as a result of non-eye-related surgery
There are many ways our aggressive medical malpractice lawyer can help you in pursuing your case. We will interview witnesses, consult experts, work with insurance companies, and collect evidence on your behalf. Even if you are not sure you have a case, you should speak with us as soon as possible. We are dedicated to pursuing justice against negligent medical providers and offer a free consultation.
Call (916) 444-0321 to speak with an aggressive & proven California Medical Malpractice Lawyer
No one expects to be the victim of medical malpractice. It can be shocking and traumatizing to realize that the person to whom you entrusted your health care has instead done you egregious harm. Let us handle your legal issues for you so you can focus your energies on healing yourself and your family.