Medical Malpractice Lawyer Towson, MD
One of the reasons why it’s important to speak with a medical malpractice lawyer Towson, MD residents trust, even if you’re unsure of whether you have grounds to file legal action, is that it isn’t always easy to know if you have a case or not until you speak with a legal professional. It’s a good idea to avoid making assumptions about your situation, for better or worse, until you meet with the experienced Maryland legal team at Seigel & Rouhana, LLC.
Scheduling a consultation with our team will allow you to tell your story, ask any questions you may have, and receive legal guidance personalized for your unique circumstances. This is true even if you only suspect that you may have grounds to file legal action. You don’t need to be sure that you have been harmed by a medical professional to explore your options. In fact, by meeting with a Towson, MD medical malpractice lawyer in our office, you may uncover details about your medical treatment that you aren’t currently aware of. Because we understand the law and have experience investigating medical malpractice claims, meeting with a lawyer at our firm is an excellent way to better ensure that you’re able to make an informed decision about your situation.
What Is Medical Malpractice?
Medical malpractice, often referred to as medical negligence, occurs when a healthcare professional or institution violates its legal duty of care to a patient and that patient suffers harm as a result of this violation. This legal standard is simultaneously vague and complex, which is why it isn’t always easy to know whether you have grounds to sue a medical professional for the harm you have suffered. For example, if you experienced complications during surgery, you may not know if those complications are grounds for a lawsuit until you speak with a member of our team and our firm investigates the circumstances of your surgery. After all, it’s unfortunately rare that medical professionals will admit to making legally actionable mistakes unless someone is suing to hold them accountable for their missteps.
Once we learn the details of your situation, we’ll be able to advise you in re: whether you likely have grounds to file legal action or not. Ever medical negligence case is different. However, some common examples of medical malpractice grounds include:
- Birth injuries
- Delayed diagnosis, misdiagnosis, and failure to diagnose
- Wrong-site surgery and other surgical errors
- Medication mistakes
- Medical product liability issues
- Failure to treat
- Informed consent challenges
Legal Assistance Is Available
If you believe that you may have suffered harm as a result of a medical mistake or other negligent behavior on the part of a medical care provider, don’t hesitate to speak with our team today. Once we learn your story, we’ll be able to investigate the details of your treatment so that you can make an informed decision about filing legal action. Not knowing whether you have grounds to file a lawsuit can be frustrating, to say the least. However, our Towson, MD medical malpractice lawyer team can help.