Stamford, Connecticut Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Medical Malpractice Information from Our Attorneys
Medical professionals intend to provide care and healing, but in cases of medical negligence, the opposite occurs. Individuals and their families can be devastated by the effects of medical malpractice. The lawyers of Casper & de Toledo, in Stamford, Connecticut can help you recover the compensation you deserve. Contact the firm online, or call us by phone at (203) 325-8600.
Injury Resulting from Negligent Failure to Diagnose or Misdiagnosis
When a doctor makes an incorrect diagnosis, fails to treat a patient’s condition promptly, issues the wrong prescription, or neglects to administer appropriate care, the patient may suffer serious injury. Similarly, if a prescription drug is dangerous or is incorrectly prescribed, the consequences can be significant.
Defective medical devices can cause more damage than good. When such situations occur, the victim and his or her family may be overwhelmed with medical bills and other costs. In cases of permanent disability, the victim may never be able to work again. In addition, victims and their families endure lasting emotional pain and suffering. For these reasons, it is essential that victims retain experienced medical malpractice attorneys to help them obtain the compensation needed.
Medical Malpractice Lawyers Can Review Your Claim
Medical errors can occur despite the good intentions of your health care provider. Mistakes can come in many forms:
- incorrect heart attack diagnosis;
- failure to adhere to the proper technique;
- tubing misconnections or anesthesia mistakes;
- incorrect treatment, delay in the diagnosis;
- birth trauma;
- failure to diagnose cancer.
If you or a loved one has suffered injury as a result of malpractice, our lawyers in Stamford, Connecticut can review your claim to determine whether you have a strong claim.
Was the Chance of Recovery Lost due to Delay in Diagnosis?
In the case of a delay in the diagnosis of cancer, ovarian cancer, colon or rectal cancer, or other illness, such a delay may have a devastating impact on the chance of recovery. The loss of such a chance may be the basis for recovery of damages.
Our experienced medical malpractice attorneys will know the steps to take to protect your interests after a medical mistake has caused you injury or loss. To properly prepare a case pre-suit, our attorneys may need substantial time. Thus, it is important not to delay in pursuing the case.
If you or your family has been affected by a surgical error, misdiagnosis, medication errors or other medical mistakes, call our Connecticut medical malpractice lawyers at (203) 325-8600. We may be able to help you obtain the fair compensation you deserve. Contact us to schedule a consultation.