Gulfport, MS Surgical Malpractice Lawyers
Surgical Error Attorneys Serving Clients Throughout Mississippi
Injured by a doctor or medical professional? All health care providers, regardless of what they practice, are required to uphold a certain standard of care when treating patients. When they fail to provide care that meets these standards, fail to provide care that falls in line with what a reasonable medical professional in their practice area would provide, or are otherwise negligent and careless, they can potentially be held liable for the damages they cause patients and their loved ones.
At 'Maggio | Thompson, LLP, our Gulfport surgical malpractice lawyers have been protecting the rights of injured patients and their families for decades, and we use every ounce of our collective experience, extensive resources, and unyielding commitment to secure the compensation our clients need and deserve. We will help you secure the maximum compensation available so you can cover all the expenses related to your surgical error and make the best possible recovery.
Common Types of Surgical Errors
Surgical malpractice can occur before, during, or after a patient’s surgical procedure and may include mishaps such as:
- Failing to warn the patient of potential side effects and complications
- Failing to diagnose a dangerous medical condition during surgery
- Failing to prevent or fix complications during surgery
- Performing surgery on the wrong body part (wrong-site surgery)
- Performing surgery on the wrong patient
- Leaving a medical instrument inside a patient’s body
- Damaging a patient’s healthy organs during surgery
- Anesthesia errors during surgery
- Inadequate follow up care
- And more
Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim & Recovering Damages
While advancements in science and medical technology have expanded our knowledge and our ability to help mankind live longer, healthier, and happier lives, they still do not enable us to treat every disorder and disease and they certainly do not eliminate medical professionals from all liability.
Health care providers, unfortunately, will always be capable of making mistakes, acting carelessly, and treating patients negligently. Fortunately for patients who receive this type of inadequate care, the American legal system is here to provide the avenues needed to obtain justice and recover damages. By filing a medical malpractice claim with the assistance of our firm’s legal team, victims and their loved ones will have the opportunity to clearly present all supporting evidence that proves a medical professional acted negligently or failed to uphold their duty to provide reasonable care. When compiled and presented effectively, medical malpractice claims will allow victims and families to recover their damages in the form of monetary compensation.
Mississippi Surgical Error Lawyers with a Legacy of Success
Our attorneys have proven that our unmatched experience, compassion, and relentlessness in and outside of the courtroom make all the difference in the outcomes of our clients’ cases. Throughout the years that we have been fighting for injured victims and their families, our legal team has successfully recovered millions of dollars in compensation through both settlements and trial verdicts.
As truly skilled trial lawyers who care about the craft of law and the well-being of our clients, our attorneys can provide the exceptional representation and support you need to find justice and obtain the compensation you deserve. Feel free to request a free case evaluation to learn more about your case and the ways in which we can help.
Contact 'Maggio | Thompson, LLP today for your free, no obligation case evaluation.