When a medical procedure or medical error results in harm, lifetime health issues, or death, people deserve answers. Each year, thousands of people are affected by medical mistakes due to infections spread in hospitals, medical prescription errors, misdiagnosis, or simply incompetence on the part of medical providers. If you are a victim of medical malpractice, the medical malpractice lawyers at Gore & Kuperman can explore your complex case and find the answers you need for resolution.
There are a number of common medical mistakes which can form the basis of a medical malpractice claim, including:
- Birth-Related Injuries
- Delays in Treatment
- Faulty Prescriptions or Prescription Errors
- Injuries to the Brain
- Issues in Reconstructive Surgery
- Poor or Missing Diagnoses
- Problems With Anesthesia
- Spread of Infection in Medical Facilities
- Surgical Type Errors
- Treatment for the Wrong Thing
In terms of medical malpractice, there are generally four areas in which your lawyer must find proof in negligence: the healthcare provider’s responsibilities, breaches in the duty of care, the initial cause and recommendations for medical attention, and the damages you as the patient have sustained.
The medical malpractice attorneys at Gore & Kuperman have the skills and experience to counsel clients who are affected by medical malpractice. We acquire the appropriate medical records and investigate the facts to identify negligence. We work with you and your family to claim any financial compensation for which you may be entitled. Medical providers must be held responsible when a medical disaster occurs, and Gore & Kuperman fights for your rights in a proper investigation, offering experienced and tenacious representation.
Medical errors can devastate lives. When physicians and other health care providers make mistakes that they should not have, those whose lives have been upended may have a claim for compensation. The experienced medical malpractice attorneys at Gore & Kuperman fight on behalf of victims of medical mistakes to get them the resources and compensation that can help them recover. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a medical mistake in Northern Virginia or Washington, DC, Gore & Kuperman stands ready to fight for you. Call us or contact us below.