San Luis Obispo Medical Malpractice Attorney
About Medical Malpractice
Medical mistakes are actually very common in private practice as well as in clinics, hospitals and other medical facilities. A large number of these are errors which do not result in a fatality or permanent disability. Very often they are caught in time before serious harm is done. Many patients die or inexplicably deteriorate in condition due to a variety of mistakes in treatment or during surgery. If you have lost a loved one unexpectedly or your condition after treatment is somehow worse it is important to discuss the matter with a San Luis Obispo personal injury attorney who has the experience and resources to look into the situation for you.
Medical Malpractice Lawyer in San Luis Obispo
There are numerous errors which can be life threatening or fatal during medical treatment. A medical malpractice lawyer with our firm has experience in representing clients with injuries from:
- anesthesia mistakes,
- failure to diagnose,
- failure to treat
- medication errors
- failure to obtain informed consent
- birth injuries
- Pharmacy prescription errors,
- Surgical mistakes
Medical charts containing records of treatment and surgeries can become incomplete over time as they are moved around and consulted by nurses, doctors and other medical staff. For this reason it is important to begin an investigation as soon as possible in order to preserve vital evidence as to what was done and what occurred. Any treatment which does not meet the accepted standard of care can be considered medical malpractice.
Mistakes can always be avoided by paying closer attention and taking more care. When medical mistakes are made they can be life threatening. Most clients who come to us have questions such as "how did this happen?" and "who is responsible?" Our legal team is dedicated to finding the answers to these questions and ensuring that our clients are fully compensated for their injuries. Call Pacific Attorney Group for a consultation with an experienced personal injury lawyer to discuss your concerns.
Contact a San Luis Obispo Medical Malpractice Attorney
at our firm helps clients get their questions answered and demands the maximum in compensation for damages.