Doctors and other healthcare professionals are required to meet a high “standard of care” based on their education and training. This standard involves the accepted rules and practices for treating patients in a similar situation as yours. When a doctor or healthcare professional fails to provide a patient with adequate medical care and medical treatment, it becomes medical malpractice.
At TopDog Law, we are committed to helping victims of medical negligence ease the pain and financial burden of their injury. Bringing a medical malpractice claim is expensive. Fortunately, we have the resources to fight back against wealthy doctors and hospitals with no up-front cost to our client.
Assuming you are not an expert in medical procedures and questions, the obvious question is how do you know that a doctor or healthcare professional violated the standard of care before injuring you or making you sicker?
Sometimes, it is obvious. Most of the time, however, it is best to call in and share your story. We can give you advice whether you want to use us to file a medical malpractice claim or another law firm.
Based on our experience, some of the most common types of medical malpractice injuries include: