Pennsylvania Medical Malpractice Lawyers
We put an enormous amount of trust in the medical professionals we allow to care for us, believing that they have the skills, experience, and knowledge to render the best care possible. If you’ve been injured as a result of medical negligence, contact a PA medical malpractice attorney to discuss your legal options.
Unfortunately, every year in Pennsylvania medical negligence causes needless and unnecessary injury or even death to innocent victims. If you or someone in your family has been injured or died, and you believe the cause was medical malpractice, contact Pennsylvania medical malpractice attorneys Console & Hollawell. Medical malpractice claims can be extremely complex, and require an understanding of medicine, hospital and health care protocol, and relevant laws in order to be successful. Not only will PA medical malpractice lawyers Console & Hollawell pursue your claim aggressively, we have the resources and experience to ensure we’ll get the best possible results.
Causes of Medical Malpractice
According to statistics released by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 50% of all medical malpractice legal claims are filed against surgeons. While surgeons have the highest incidence of medical negligence, medical malpractice can also be committed by family doctors, nurses, physician’s assistants, nursing assistants, physical and occupational therapists, dentists, chiropractors, pharmacists and anyone else who works in the medical profession.
According to the Institute of Medicine an alarming number of people—1,500,000—are injured or die due to mistakes related to medication. Side effects alone kill 106,000 patients annually. If you’re wondering if medical negligence or malpractice could have been responsible for your injury, a PA medical malpractice lawyer can help.
If you or someone in your family has been injured or has died as a result of medical negligence, you will need the help of an experienced PA medical malpractice lawyer to pursue your claim. While Console & Hollawell can’t change the fact that medical mistakes have occurred, we can help you negotiate the insurance and legal systems. Our goal is to fight for your rights and work tirelessly until you receive the compensation you deserve. Contact us today 1-800-455-2746 for a free consultation with one of our Pennsylvania medical malpractice lawyers.
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