What Can a Medical Malpractice Lawyer Do for You?

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

What Can a Medical Malpractice Lawyer Do for You?

Written by Malman Law, reviewed by Steve J. Malman.

Hospitals and other medical offices need to provide exceptional care for patients. If medical professionals such as surgeons can’t perform procedures with the utmost care, it can cause serious injury or even death to patients. In the event of medical malpractice of any kind, medical malpractice lawyers can see to it that affected patients receive the complete compensation they deserve. Here are some forms of malpractice that require immediate attention.

Birth Injury

When a child is improperly born, it can cause developmental issues, many of which are irreversible. The irresponsibility of doctors can potentially cause birth complications such as brain damage, brachial palsy, cerebral palsy and broken bones. These are serious health problems that prevent a child from growing up normally, and should receive the attention of medical malpractice attorneys.

Surgical Errors

Surgeries performed on the wrong part of the body, inadequate supervision and surgical equipment left inside the body make a hospital liable for health complications that ensue.

Brain Injuries

The brain is the most important organ in the body, and damage done to it can be life changing. Personality alterations, cognitive dysfunction and emotional trauma can result from brain injuries sustained by careless surgeons or brain injury doctors. Individuals with more serious brain trauma can seem like different people to families and friends as well. Many times brain injuries carry no physical symptoms, which is why they may be challenging to diagnose and treat.

If you or a loved one has experienced medical malpractice, receive compensation for any complication with the representation of a medical malpractice attorney.

Steve Malman

Malman Law’s founder Attorney Steven Malman has over 30 years of experience handling personal injury, nursing home, medical malpractice, truck accidents, car accidents, premises liability, construction, and workers’ compensation cases in Chicago, IL.

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