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Asking medical malpractice lawyer questions.

Medical Malpractice Questions: What To Ask An Attorney

It’s a road you never imagined you’d walk. Your doctor failed you. Their negligence cost you your health and livelihood. Now you’re gearing up to meet with an attorney. But what should you bring to your first consultation? What medical malpractice questions should you ask?  Since malpractice cases are complex, you need an experienced lawyer…
Patient receives therapy for prostate cancer misdiagnosis.

Prostate Cancer Misdiagnosis? What To Do About It

What’s the most common type of cancer in the United States? Prostate cancer. The good news is that the survival rate is pretty good. Except when doctors don’t detect it early, or misdiagnose it for something else. Prostate cancer misdiagnosis is the roadblock that keeps many patients from receiving timely, life-saving treatment.  Misdiagnosis of disease…
The outside entrance of a hospital.

Hiring A Hospital Infection Lawyer For Your HAI Lawsuit

Hospitals are full of doctors, patients, machines, and medicine. Do you know what else they can be full of? Infections. Everyone goes to the hospital hoping to get better. No one goes hoping they’ll become host to some free-loading infection. Sometimes a negligent doctor’s error is to blame. If it happens to you, know that…
Cancer malpractice victim lies in hospital bed.

Cancer Malpractice & Suing Your Doctor

Kim Johnson is fighting two battles. The first, against a horrible disease called cancer. The second, against a hospital that committed cancer malpractice and tried to cover it up.  It all started when the Kentucky mother of eight found a lump in her right breast. She got a mammogram right away. After fearing the worst,…
Doctor with stethoscope.

Can I Sue A Doctor For Lying?

You’re here, so you’re wondering if you can sue your doctor for lying. Here’s the simple answer – It’s definitely possible. If your doctor’s negligent lie leads to substantial health complications, and you can prove it, yes. You can probably file a medical malpractice lawsuit against the doctor. (There’s some other details that need to…

Leukemia Misdiagnosis & Medical Malpractice

For many, there’s a lot of anxiety surrounding healthcare. The fear of the unknown causes many people to avoid the doctor altogether. What if the doctor diagnoses me with a serious illness? Or what happens if a doctor incorrectly diagnoses me? Though an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, sometimes these fears…