McAllen and San Antonio Medical Malpractice Lawyer
Doctors and other medical professionals provide the important service of helping people treat and manage a variety of health conditions. Although this medical care is essential to maintaining good health, a negligent medical care provider may actually cause a patient to suffer additional harm. It is critical that those employed in the medical field observe strict rules of conduct in caring for their patients, as even minor mistakes on the part of medical professionals can result in severe injuries or illnesses for their patients. Unfortunately, not all physicians approach this responsibility with the seriousness it deserves.
When a patient is forced to endure medical malpractice, he or she may be left facing a range of stressful consequences, including the need for additional medical care, time away from work, and even substantial lifestyle changes to accommodate his or her health condition. For this reason, medical malpractice victims are entitled to seek compensation for the damages they have suffered.
Our Practice Areas
At Patino Law Firm, we know how hard it can be to recover from the aftermath of medical malpractice. As such, our experienced attorneys have dedicated their careers to helping malpractice victims get the full amount of compensation they need to cover their losses. Our practice areas include cases involving:
- Wrong diagnosis
- Delayed treatment
- Improper treatment
- Lack of informed consent
- Surgical errors
- Emergency room errors
- Pharmaceutical errors
- Wrongful death
- Hospital negligence
- Birth Injuries
The legal system allows wronged patients to seek compensation for their damages in order to help make up for the pain and suffering they have sustained. This also encourages victims to bring to light medical professionals who act in ways that endanger the health and safety of their patients.
If you or someone you know has been the victim of medical malpractice, we can help you determine the best course of action for your case. Contact the well-qualified lawyer of Patino Law Firm, today to speak with a member of our knowledgeable legal staff about the details of your case and learn more about your legal rights and options.