Aggressive Representation For Patients Who Suffer Because Of Medical Negligence

The medical profession establishes standards that doctors must follow in order to provide effective care for patients. When through action or inaction a physician fails to meet the standards that are regarded as good practice, and as a result a patient is harmed, there may be grounds for medical malpractice. Negligence or improper treatment can occur in numerous medical settings, such as a doctor's office, hospital, clinic, nursing home, emergency room, operating room and so on. In addition, the scope of professionals subject to malpractice lawsuits ranges from general medical practitioners to professionals in very specialized fields, such as surgeons, chiropractors, cardiologists, anesthesiologists, dentists, optometrists, podiatrists, psychiatrists, oncologists and many more.

Even though medical malpractice has become a widespread legal issue, these cases are often quite challenging to prove. Proving medical malpractice requires the expertise of seasoned and experienced attorneys who are capable of thorough case preparation that involves meticulous discovery. Failure to meet the standard of care must be substantiated. In presenting the case, it must be established that substandard care was the underlying cause of patient injury. You need a law firm that has access to medical professionals who are willing to testify as expert witnesses. At the Hullverson Law Firm, our years of experience in representing such cases, along with the level of legal expertise that we bring to a case, enable us to successfully litigate medical malpractice claims.

Medical malpractice occurs in numerous ways. Examples include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Misdiagnosis
  • Failure to diagnose
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Wrong medication
  • Wrong medication dosage
  • Surgical errors
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Birth trauma
  • Wrong treatment
  • Blood transfusion errors
  • Inaccurate X-ray evaluation
  • Malfunctioning medical devices

At the Hullverson Law Firm, our attorneys will evaluate your case and determine the prospects of pursuing a claim based on medical malpractice.

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