Malpractice and Medical Errors in Children
PEDIATRIC MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS
When selecting a doctor to provide medical care to your child, you expect him or her to put your child’s safety first. If your child’s doctor makes a negligent mistake that jeopardizes your child’s life, you must take action.
Medical negligence can occur any time and happens more often than most parents would like to think. If your child has been injured due to a doctor’s negligence, you will need an experienced attorney to help with your child’s case.
Sometimes doctors and hospitals make it difficult for parents and guardians to get information on what happened or they may just try to cover it up. This means you may never know what actually happened to your child unless you hire an attorney to help you dig up the facts. Our medical malpractice lawyers have handled a multitude of pediatric medical malpractice cases and are experienced in acquiring and securing evidence.
TYPES OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
If your child has experienced any of the following medical errors, he or she may have a case against the doctor, hospital, and other medical staff members:
- Anesthesia mistakes
- Nursing errors
- Prescription medication errors
- Complications from surgery
- Failure to diagnose
- Negligence during recovery
- Unsafe or defective medical equipment
THE IMPORTANCE OF MEDICAL EXPERT WITNESSES
Because Thomas J. Henry believe that each child deserves to have the best resources available, we enlist a wide array of expert witnesses to help in the resolution of your child’s case. In utilizing medical expert witnesses, we are able to get better, more extensive knowledge of your child’s injuries as well as the different ways they could have been prevented.
Expert witnesses that we may retain in a medical malpractice case include:
- Forensic toxicologists
- Pediatric neurologists
- Economic damages experts
- Healthcare Administrators
CONTACT AN EXPERIENCED MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWYER
If your child suffered a severe injury or illness due to the negligence of a medical professional, contact Thomas J. Henry immediately. Our experienced medical malpractice attorneys are available 24/7, nights and weekends to hear your case, answer your questions, and evaluate your claim. Time is of the essence when it comes to medical malpractice cases. Our team of legal professionals will take immediate action on your case.
Medical malpractice claims can be overwhelming, complicated, and confusing. We have the experienced staff and legal resources that you need to take on a hospital or healthcare system. Let Thomas J. Henry advocate for you, your family, and your injured child. Contact us today for a free legal consultation.