Doctors are some of the most highly-regarded professionals. They are pillars of the community. When patients see a doctor, they trust that every one of them will provide the best quality of care. People put their full, unbridled trust in a physician. Unfortunately, not all doctors live up to this high standard. Sometimes, doctors stray from the strict code of ethics they are required to uphold. However, doctors are humans and they are bound to make mistakes. But, unlike many other professions, medical errors can cost a patient his or her life, or leave them with lifelong debilitating injuries. If you or a loved one is the victim of a doctor’s error or misconduct, it is important that you consult with an attorney to discuss your case and understand if you have legal recourse. The knowledgeable doctor misconduct attorneys at Friedman Schuman have over 40 years of experience providing clients with quality legal assistance after they have been negatively impacted by medical malpractice. Contact our firm today to schedule a consultation.
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When a doctor acts negligently, a patient’s life may be on the line. Physician errors can result in serious, lifelong consequences or even death. If a doctor makes a mistake, there may be a case of medical malpractice, depending on the facts. A victim of medical malpractice or the victim’s surviving beneficiaries may bring a lawsuit against the doctor that was negligent.
There are many different errors that a doctor may make, some of which include:
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If you or a loved one has suffered an injury due to a doctor’s error, you may have legal recourse against the negligent party. If you wish to bring a medical malpractice case against a doctor, it is important to consult with an experienced medical malpractice attorney. An experienced attorney will assess your case, guide you through your legal options, and effectively represent you. You may be able to recover damages for the economic hardships as well as for the pain and suffering you faced due to the doctor’s error. The attorneys at Friedman Schuman understand that this is a very difficult time for you and your family. We are committed to helping ease some of the pain in the wake of a doctor’s error causing injury or wrongful death. Contact the experienced medical malpractice attorneys at Friedman Schuman today to schedule a consultation.