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Medical Malpractice

Rely on an Experienced Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Columbus

When you visit a doctor or hospital you put your trust and well being in the hands of another person, often with little or no say in the matter. A medical malpractice case may result if proper standards of care are not upheld, symptoms of serious illness are missed or ailments are misdiagnosed.

A doctor may fail to diagnose cancer. A nurse may administer the wrong medication to a patient. An anesthesiologist may administer an overdose. Ohio medical malpractice cases can have serious implications. Injuries can turn fatal, which may be grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit. With so much at stake, it's crucial to retain an experienced medical malpractice lawyer in Ohio. Call 888-311-5297. Medical malpractice claims are difficult cases. You need an attorney with experience and resources to ensure your rights are fully protected.You can rely on attorney Scott Elliot Smith, a lawyer with more than thirty years of experience handling complex personal injury cases in Ohio.

Patients and family members are entitled to answers if an injury occurs, but are at a distinct disadvantage without detailed medical knowledge. As your attorney, Scott Elliot Smith will hold those who caused the mistake accountable for their misconduct, whether it's a case of hospital negligence or nursing home negligence. Medical malpractice cases potentially provide patients and families with compensation as a consequence for improper actions.

We know how to put all the pieces together after a medical negligence has harmed you or a loved one. Attorney Smith works hard not only to help clients obtain compensation, but to help them get back to the way their lives should be.

What Might Bring About a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit in Ohio?

Birth injuries, such as cerebral palsy, may be related to a mistake made by a medical professional. In some cases, a brain injury may occur during surgery. At the Smith Law Office, we know how to examine a case thoroughly and pursue maximum compensation for our clients' injuries.

The following are some of the common types of medical malpractice cases:

  • Diagnosing errors, such as a failure to diagnose conditions such as cancer or a possible cardiac problem
  • Mistakes made during surgery
  • Mistakes made in the emergency room
  • Anesthesia errors
  • Errors leading to a wrongful death

Medical malpractice claims are difficult cases. You need an attorney with experience and resources to ensure your rights are fully protected. Even when medical professionals are responsible for your injuries, insurance companies may try to blame you, low-ball a settlement offer or deny a claim altogether. Attorney Smith is skilled at dealing with insurance companies and negotiating settlements that clients need. He also will argue your medical malpractice lawsuit before a judge and jury if necessary.

Contact the Smith Law Office. You deserve a medical malpractice lawyer who will go head-to-head with the insurance companies and aggressively pursue the maximum compensation you're entitled to receive. Don't delay taking action. The statute of limitations may affect your right to pursue compensation.

Contact a Columbus Medical Malpractice Lawyer Today

Scott Elliot Smith knows your case is important to you. And that means it is important to him. A free consultation is your first step on the road to recovery toward peace of mind - financially, emotionally and mentally. Call 888-311-5297 or contact us online. And you don't pay us any fees unless we make a recovery in your case. That's part of our contingency fee arrangement we provide for our clients.

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