Houston Medical Malpractice Attorney
About Medical Malpractice in Houston
When you are being treated by a medical professional or at a medical facility, such as a clinic or hospital in Houston, you expect to get experienced and responsible medical treatment. When doctors or other medical professionals fail to uphold their duties to provide appropriate medical care, you may have the right to file a medical malpractice claim. Any medical facility or personnel must be held accountable for actions that lead to illness or injury due to medical malpractice. Some common reasons for medical malpractice occurring include:
- Failing to take appropriate medical action
- Overworked staff making mistakes
- Administering incorrect medication
- Surgical errors
- Incorrectly performing a medical procedure
- Lack of proper hygiene
- Lack of maintenance or care of equipment
- Untrained staff
Medical malpractice can lead to severe and irreversible injuries, and some even lead to death. Some of the common reasons for medical malpractice include:
- Birth injuries
- Removal of an incorrect body part
- Severe drug reactions
- Overexposure to X-rays
- Brain damage
If you or a loved one has been affected by medical malpractice, you will need a
medical malpractice attorney who has the knowledge and skill needed to pursue this type of a claim. Because of the complexity of medical treatment, it is possible a medical expert would be needed in order to properly evaluate your claim. The Malaise Law Firm has the resources you need to put together a strong personal injury case that will provide you with the compensation you deserve for any injuries you have sustained.
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You will need an aggressive and determined personal injury lawyer to pursue your claim, which should take into account all medical costs you incurred, in addition to any future costs you may have to pay in order to fully recover. In addition, if the injury has caused you to be unable to work, you should be entitled to reimbursement for lost wages as well. And because of the added trauma and suffering which this type of injury can create, you are likely entitled to pain and suffering compensation, especially if gross negligence can be shown.
The Malaise Law Firm has the skills and dedication you need when you have suffered the devastating effects of medical malpractice. We understand the difficulties you are likely going through and will work hard to get you the compensation you deserve.
Find out what your legal rights are when you have suffered from medical malpractice.
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