Medical Malpractice

Athens Medical Malpractice Attorney

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If you have been injured as a result of a negligent doctor or medical practitioner, it is vital that you retain the services of a skilled Athens medical malpractice lawyer. One of the most devastating cases we accept at our firm are those involving medical malpractice.

When a certain negligent or careless medical error or action has caused you injury or the wrongful death of a loved one, filing a lawsuit against the responsible provider may be the answer.

We would like to offer you a free case consultation to discuss how we can assist you.

How Does Medical Malpractice Occur?

When you go to the emergency room, hospital, doctor, or any other medical facility for any reason, you assume that your well-being will be looked out for. Doctors are bound by a medical standard and there are certain rules that all medical staff should follow to ensure your healthcare is up to that standard.

We believe that the responsible individual should be held accountable for their actions, both financially and legally. Any doctor or medical staff who is careless in their practice should not be allowed to continue with their irresponsible behavior.

A few common examples of medical malpractice include:

  • Birth injuries
  • Missed diagnosis
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Surgical errors
  • Emergency room errors
  • Medical device errors
  • Lack of informed consent
  • Dental malpractice
  • Nursing home abuse/neglect
  • Anesthesia malpractice
  • Medication errors

Would You Like a Free Case Consultation?

With more than 25+ years of experience, you can rely on our Athens medical malpractice attorney to use his resources and knowledge to represent clients who have been hurt by healthcare providers. We have brought suits against doctors, hospitals, nurses, dentists, and other type of healthcare practitioners.

Contact us today at (256) 277-9117 to make an appointment or to request more information.

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