Jacksonville Medical Malpractice Attorney
When visiting a doctor for a check-up or undergoing surgery, you have a bond of trust with your doctor. Your hope is that your medical condition will improve, not become more serious and possibly fatal.
If you suspect that your physician or surgeon acted negligently, take immediate action by contacting a Jacksonville medical malpractice attorney at Gaylor, Edwards & Vatcher PA
New Hanover County Hospital and Doctor Negligence Attorney
Medical malpractice often takes the form of the following:
- Surgical errors
- Failure to diagnose serious diseases, including cancer
- Birth injuries resulting in Cerebral Palsy and Erb’s Palsy
- Hypoxia (lack of oxygen)
There are times when medical treatments, procedures and surgeries simply do not provide the desired results. However, medical professionals breaching the applicable standard of care that they are sworn to uphold must be held accountable. During your initial consultation, we will identify the specific issues that led to your injuries, discuss the facts of your case and determine if you have a medical malpractice claim.
North Carolina Surgical Errors Attorneys Possessing the Resources You Need
Legal matters involving a doctor’s negligence are complex and expensive. You need an attorney who possesses and employs resources to move forward with a claim. A medical expert in the same field as the physician is required to certify that malpractice occurred. Physicians are needed to review records with attention to every detail.
If you have suffered injuries or a family member died due to negligence from a trusted doctor, literature from area attorneys may have already showed up in your mailbox. At our firm, we do not employ a mass mailing approach. Fellow Jacksonville residents come to us, knowing of our reputation for dedication, compassion and success.