Medical Malpractice

Little girl with false cancer diagnosis.

A False Cancer Diagnosis Can Wreak Havoc

Cancer? No cancer? Treatment? No treatment? Not having cancer is great news, right? Sure. But if it follows a false cancer diagnosis, it can leave physical, emotional, and financial repercussions. If you or a loved one was falsely diagnosed with cancer, know that there are options. With Hampton & King by your side, you can…
Faulty equipment can lead to medical device lawsuits .

Medical Device Lawsuits: Harmed By A “Helpful” Product?

Medical devices save lives. But they can also take them. Faulty apparatus like pacemakers, defibrillators, implants, and mesh have injured or killed thousands of patients. In fact, from 2008 to 2018, there were 100,000 medical device lawsuits filed for vaginal mesh alone. This was one of the biggest mass tort cases ever in the United…
Lawyer prepares malpractice settlement paperwork.

How A Medical Malpractice Settlement Works

A cold, unfamiliar room with silent, serious on-lookers. Desks scattered with file folders, exhibits, and documents. Strange words and phrases that you don’t understand fill your ears. You’re in a courtroom, as the plaintiff in a medical malpractice case. Will this be your future? Your doctor failed you, so you have to take them to…
Surgeons can cause damage by making careless errors.

Can You Sue For Surgery Complications?

You did it. You bravely went under the knife. Now you’re hoping the risk will pay off, granting you better health than ever! But what if the opposite happens? Something went wrong during the procedure, and now you’re worse off than you were before. Can you sue for surgery complications? Every surgery, no matter how…
Healthcare professionals determining who was responsible for negligence.

Who Can Be Sued For Malpractice?

There’s one place you’ll probably visit at least once in your lifetime. The hospital! Whether it’s for an illness, a couple of stitches, or just to be born, we go to hospitals hoping that the professionals inside will take good care of us. Providing that “good care” is often the responsibility of more than one…
Patient undergoes cataract surgery.

Cataract Surgery Malpractice: What’s Your Eyesight Worth?

What price would you put on your eyesight? The ability to see facilitates everything we do in life: daily activities, our jobs, recognizing our loved ones. That’s why cataract sufferers are willing to undergo surgery to keep their sight. But cataract surgery malpractice can result in the opposite outcome: going blind.  Vision is priceless. When…