Medical malpractice includes professional negligence by surgeons, doctors, nurses, hospitals and even diagnostic personnel. Cohen & Newmark PLLC will provide you with aggressive representation to obtain the compensation you deserve not only for your injures but for your expenses and pain and suffering.
Medical Malpractice is the result of professional negligence or a healthcare provider’s failure to provide the expected standard of care, meaning he or she failed to use the same degree of skill and learning, under the same or similar circumstances, that are used by other members of the medical profession. Healthcare providers are a group of people, who include, surgeons, doctors, hospitals, nurses and diagnostic personnel. Victims of these healthcare providers negligence often have their lives destroyed or severely impacted by the very people so many place the ultimate confidence in, their doctor. In the most extreme medical malpractice cases, the negligence can lead to lifelong disability or even result in death. Medical malpractice includes but is not limited to failure to make a timely diagnosis, inaccurate treatment, botched surgery, failure to order appropriate treatment and failure to provide proper medication.
• Wrongful death
• Birth defects or injuries
• Hospital, physician and nursing negligence
• Pharmaceutical (Medication) errors
• Surgical errors
• Anesthesia errors
• Emergency Room errors
• Radiology errors
• Failure to properly diagnose or treat cancer
If a medical doctor is found negligent, then you are entitled to recover “money damages”, which are intended to help you return to your previous condition. While this compensation may not make up for the permanent harm done to your health or bring a loved one back to you, our attorneys can help make sure the medical professional that harmed you will be held accountable for his or her actions.
Medical malpractice cases are among the most difficult, time consuming, sophisticated and expensive to litigate, and not every lawyer or law firm has the experience or financial capability to litigate against these negligent doctors and hospitals. It is important to look for an attorney who has a wealth of experience in litigating medical malpractice suits. At Cohen & Newmark PLLC, our medical malpractice division is Chaired by our Senior Head of Litigation, Scott Newmark, who has successfully handled countless medical malpractice cases, is respected by those he litigates against and has established a reputation of excellence in this field. By utilizing some of the best research and finest medical professionals for evaluation, our law office can effectively evaluate the merits of your case.
If you suspect you or a family member has been the victim of medical malpractice, please contact us immediately for a free consultation with one of our Medical Malpractice attorneys, because when you are hurting, time is of the essence.