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Injured in a Medical Malpractice Case?

A San Antonio Medical Malpractice Attorney Can Help You Find Compensation

You entrust your medical care in the specialists, doctors, and nurses whose job is to take care of you. When that trust is broken, because one or another failed to provide reasonable and standard medical care or acted outside of their limits, then you must hold those responsible for their action. You have the right to seek compensation for the injuries brought on or worsened by malpractice.

These are the most common examples of medical malpractice cases:

  • Birth injuries
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Infections
  • Pharmacy errors
  • Lack or delay of treatment
  • Emergency room errors
  • Nursing home abuse

Medical malpractice can be a somewhat complex area of law that encompasses a wide range of legal matters. When you are receiving treatment, it is crucial that every detail in your treatment is carried out accurately. The slightest mistake can eventually snowball into a more serious problem.

For example, being given the wrong medication can not only delay the treatment of your current condition, you may experience complications or adverse reactions. In some very extreme cases, it can even cause wrongful death to the patient. This is precisely why you must seek an attorney to provide you with counsel at this time.

Do I have a case?

If you were treated by a doctor or another medical care professional and they committed an error that caused you damage, injury, or harm. However, you cannot simply bring forth a claim that they made an error. It is also up to you to demonstrate the extent of the harm, and how much inconvenience it caused to you and/or your family.

Secondly, you must be able to show that the error was due to some sort of negligence on the part of the medical care practitioner. One example would be if the practitioner lacked proper training to carry out the procedure—this is an inefficiency on the part of their employer, hospital or whoever oversees their organization. Another example would be misconduct on the part of the practitioner. There may be a variety of scenarios stemming from your case, so it is important that you begin the investigation process as soon as possible. We can help!

You need a medical malpractice attorney!

First, speak with our South Texas medical malpractice lawyer about your case to determine the worthiness of your claim. Discuss the extent of your injuries, the financial losses you faced due to the malpractice, and how it has reduced the quality of your life. In examining the circumstances of your case, our attorney can look at all of the details to argue your case best and ensure that you receive the true worth of your claim.

Remember that if you were hurt or had injuries aggravated by medical malpractice, or if a loved one experienced a wrongful death, you have the right to justice. Call Tom Rhodes Law Firm, P.C. to set up a free, initial case evaluation!

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