Medical Malpractice Overview
New Orleans Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Though medical malpractice is complex, we have the resources and expertise
to handle your case. Physicians are highly trained and educated professionals–however–whether
due to working long hours, the fast paced hospital environment, or miscommunications
between nurses, or other staff, medical professionals sometimes commit
errors in rendering treatment.
The Institute of Medicine estimates that over one million patients are
injured or killed every year as a result of medical malpractice. Despite
these statistics, Healthgrades estimates that only 2% of those people
file claims to hold those medical providers responsible for their malpractice.
Have you been a victim of medical malpractice? Receive your
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Providing the Support You Need
Unfortunately, medical malpractice can lead to serious injuries and even
death. If you or a loved one has suffered a serious illness or injury
after receiving medical attention or treatment, you have a right to know
whether your medical providers took the correct steps in providing appropriate
Medical malpractice can occur during the following:
- Surgery and other invasive procedures
- Patient protection events
- Implant of products and devices
- Care management events
- Criminal incidents
- Radiological events
Our New Orleans medical malpractice attorney may be able to help you discover
whether you received the right treatment at the right time, and whether
you have a legal claim due to your injuries.
Contact our firm today if you believe you have a claim and we will review it for you as
soon as possible.