Doctors are among the most revered experts in a society that prides itself on its quality medical care. Sadly, however, more than a million injuries are caused by medical malpractice annually. This sad state of affairs often leaves individuals feeling as though their trust has been violated. Patients deserve to reasonably assume that they can turn to their health care provider without fear of harm or injury. That’s what health care is supposed to be about. If you or a loved one has suffered from medical negligence or malpractice, you need a legal team you can count on to hold the medical professionals accountable. The Wilton Law Firm has decades of experience proudly representing clients across Monmouth County. To discuss your situation with a skilled team of medical malpractice attorneys, contact The Wilton Law Firm today to schedule a free initial consultation.
Types of Medical Malpractice
If you have been injured due to a medical professional’s neglect or negligence, you have many legal options, which is why you act methodically, yet swiftly to maximize the compensation you receive. In your case, however, a dedicated and experienced medical malpractice lawyer will prove to be your strongest asset. For more than two decades, we at The Wilton Law Firm been representing clients in medical malpractice cases, including:
- Prescription drug errors
- Misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose
- Prescription errors
- Surgical errors
- Birth injuries
- Failure to treat illnesses and diseases
- Delay in treatment of a medical problem
- Medical negligence
Do I have a medical malpractice case?
Medical malpractice is complicated because sometimes, doctors make honest mistakes. That is why you will need a knowledgeable medical malpractice attorney to determine whether the physician sufficiently exercised his/her duty of care. In many cases, it’s challenging to ascertain whether there was an unavoidable complication or if the issue was truly the medical professional’s fault. If no other medical professional in the same field as the victim’s doctor or nurse would have made the same error, given the circumstances, it may qualify as malpractice. If you believe you are a victim of medical malpractice, you must retain the services of an experienced medical malpractice attorney who can examine your situation and effectively represent your interests.
Contact a Monmouth County Medical Malpractice Attorney
If you have suffered from medical malpractice or have lost a loved one due to a medical professional’s negligence, you need strong legal representation. A medical malpractice injury that results in patient death may also be considered a wrongful death case. It’s possible to handle New Jersey malpractice and wrongful death claims together. Medical malpractice suits can be extremely expensive, so you should always reach out as soon as possible to assess exactly what steps need to be taken to ensure optimal outcomes. The Wilton Law Firm has the skill and experience necessary to help you recover the compensation you are entitled to after suffering from medical malpractice. To discuss your case with a legal team you can trust, contact The Wilton Law Firm today and schedule a free initial consultation.