When you or a loved one receive treatment from a healthcare professional or facility, you place your trust in that person, or facility, that they will provide you with the standard of care to which you are entitled. Unfortunately, sometimes a professional healthcare provider and/or the healthcare facility makes a mistakes that can cause you, or someone you love, serious illness, injury, or even death. Damages can include corrective medical care, lost wages, physical disability, and loss of enjoyment of your previous lifestyle. Without an experienced attorney on your side, you may not be compensated for the damages you suffered, and may continue to suffer during your lifetime. Let the attorneys at Barnett Law Firm, Chtd evaluate and pursue the benefits to which you, or your loved ones are entitled.
As skilled medical malpractice lawyers, the attorneys at Barnett Law Firm, Chtd. evaluate and pursue all angles of medical negligence on the belief that all healthcare professionals should be held to a certain standard, and should be accountable for negligent actions leading to injury or death when they fall below that standard. There are many ways a person can be injured when the prevailing standard of care is not followed, such as:
Misdiagnosis: a delayed diagnosis or failure to diagnose illness or other medical problems
Surgical errors: failing to remove objects after surgery, anesthesia errors, improper surgery, and other medical errors
Obstetric or delivery negligence: many severe birth injuries, such as cerebral palsy or shoulder dystocia, can be avoided if the doctor properly recognizes signs of distress
Medication errors: anesthesia overdose, negligently prescribing medication without reviewing medical history for interactions
Dental Malpractice: injury to nerves, oral surgery errors, infections that could have been avoided
Other medical malpractice
Pursuing Accountability for Medical Negligence
Regardless of the nature of your medical malpractice claim, as experienced medical malpractice lawyers we will thoroughly review the evidence, investigate the medical procedures utilized, analyze medical records, and determine how best to achieve the compensation you deserve. We have a clear understanding of what evidence and preparation is necessary to pursue successful medical malpractice claims, and our founder and managing partner, James Barnett, is recognized as a pioneer medical malpractice lawyer, successfully winning numerous favorable verdicts on behalf of injured clients.
If you or a loved one has suffered injury or death due to the negligence of a healthcare provider or healthcare facility, contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation and evaluation with a skilled Kansas City medical malpractice attorney.