Going to the doctor is a necessary part of leading a healthy life, but it can be even more essential if you have a condition, are currently undergoing treatment or if you need any major kind of medical care, like surgery. When this happens, we put our trust in the doctors that care for us, and sometimes mistakes happen or things don’t turn out the way we want them to. Other times, negligence and lack of care are involved. When it comes to issues like these, then you may want to look for a Forest Hills medical malpractice lawyer. Here at The Povman Law Firm, our attorneys will gladly speak with you about medical malpractice and make sure that you get compensated for your troubles.
When it comes to medical malpractice, our attorneys have decades’ worth of experience. Serving the Queens area for over 50 years, we have helped families and individuals with permanent injuries, brain injuries, physical disabilities, birth defects and others who have been deprived the chance to enjoy life. Medical malpractice occurs when a hospital, doctor or other kind of health care professional causes an injury to a patient through omission or through a negligence through errors in diagnosis, treatment, aftercare or health management. Some things that may be considered medical malpractice include failure to diagnose or providing a misdiagnosis, misreading or ignoring laboratory results, performing unnecessary surgery, surgical errors or wrong site surgery, prescribing an improper medication or dosage, providing poor follow-up or aftercare, ordering premature discharge, disregarding patient history, failure to order proper testing, or failure to recognize symptoms, among many more. If this has happened to you, our Forest Hills medical malpractice lawyer here at The Povman Law Firm can meet with you to go over the details and begin working on your case.
Morton Povman, Esq. and Bruce Povman, Esq are here to work with you and your family to get you the compensation you deserve if you have been a victim of medical malpractice. To set up an appointment with a Forest Hills medical malpractice lawyer, call The Povman Law Firm today.