Individuals in Connecticut require medical care in a variety of situations. Whether it is a routine visit, an illness or due to an injury, medical professionals are relied on to diagnose and treat patients. But doctors are human, and are thus subject to human errors. Mistakes can happen in the medical field, which could result in harms suffered by the patient.
Whether one is going to yearly check-up, seeing a specialist due to an ailment, are suddenly injured because of an accident or is about to undergo surgery, a patient is under the impression that the medical professional treating them will meet a certain level of care based on their knowledge and expertise. Thus, it can be a very shocking and overwhelming experience what a medical error occurs, seriously injuring a patient.
At The Pickel Law Firm, LLC, our experienced attorneys understand that patients see medical professionals to get better. Thus, when a medical professional is to blame for a new medical condition or a worsened condition, this can be a difficult situation to navigate. Our law firm has years of experience helping clients in the Stamford area, and we are dedicated to guiding injured patients through the legal processes available to hold a negligent medical professional accountable.
A medical malpractice action could help with the recovery of compensation. A medical mistake could significantly impact a patient, resulting in added medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages and other damages. Our attorneys can help calculate the losses suffered, helping to make our clients whole again.
To learn more, check out our law firm’s medical malpractice website. The harms caused by a medical error can be significant. Thus, patients should understand their rights and how they can best protect through a medical malpractice action. A legal professional can help an injured patient navigate this action, ensuring they take all necessary steps to recover the compensation they are entitled to.