A doctor’s negligence can negatively impact the joy of childbirth as well as injure a mother or child during the delivery process. Most doctors are extremely careful in the delivery room but some can act in a careless manner that causes damage during a child’s birth. When an infant or mother experience a birth injury during the birthing process, on account of a negligent doctor, a medical malpractice lawsuit may need to be filed against the doctor. Contact a personal injury attorney at the Low Law Firm for a free consultation.
Children born with birth defects due to the malpractice of a doctor can suffer from long term consequences. Such birth injury costs can be quite sizable when extended over the life of the injured child. It is possible you can recoup these costs associated with these birth defect care expenses from the parties that were liable.
Birth injury issues can be caused by medical malpractice.
If you have experienced a birth injury due to the negligence of a medical professional, you need to speak with a birth injury attorney. The burden of expenses to care for your injured child should be paid for by the responsible party.
Fractures and oxygen deprivation during the birthing procedure are common problems that occur due to the negligence of a doctor. There are many addition birth injuries and birth defects that can occur. When such birthing injuries happen, a birth injury attorney will collect all medical records, information and investigate what happened. Did a medical professional’s negligence lead to the birth injury? All invoices and bill will be reviewed along with communications from doctors and the hospital.
Once all the pertinent information is collected and analyzed, a birth defect lawsuit can be build against those at fault. You need experienced representation when it comes to the handling of a birth defect lawsuit.
Most birthing defects and birth injuries can be avoided when the medical professionals perform at their required levels. When they don’t and medical malpractice occurs, you need a personal injury law firm to fight for you. Call the Low Law Firm today for a free consultation to see what legal avenues would be best for you to take.