Misdiagnosis is killing thousands of people each year. Doctors so often get it wrong, failing to diagnose a patient properly who does not have time on their side. Whether a doctor fails to diagnose, delays diagnosis or misdiagnosis a patient’s condition it can lead to incorrect treatment or no treatment at all. This can cause a patient to become progressively worse and is, in many cases, irreversible; resulting in serious injury, illness, disease and even wrongful death.
Unfortunately, misdiagnosis is a very common medical malpractice claim and is often associated with cases involving misdiagnosed aortic dissection, clogged arteries, heart attacks, cancer, serious infections, leukemia and diabetes. It is also responsible for many birth injuries, brain injuries, Cerebral Palsy, Erb’s Palsy, Premature delivery, medication errors and surgical errors.
At Goldwater Law Firm, PC we represent clients who have suffered due to a doctor’s misdiagnosis. When a doctor is negligent resulting in wrongdoing they can be held accountable for their actions in a court of law. If they are found liable they can be required to compensate a victim or victim’s family for their losses.
Monetary compensation for a medical malpractice claim may include:
If you or a loved one is in need of a Phoenix misdiagnosis lawyer, please contact our firm today. We can meet with you during a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and determine whether or not you may be able to file a medical malpractice claim. Goldwater Law Firm, PC proudly serves the cities of Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe, Glendale, Gilbert and Chandler, Arizona. Please contact a Phoenix medical malpractice attorney at our firm today to protect your future.
Are you or a loved one the victim of misdiagnosis? Contact our Medical Malpractice Lawyer today!