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Common Causes of Medical Malpractice Injuries

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You need the representation of highly qualified Chicago attorneys if you have been injured due to medical negligence or malpractice in the state of Illinois. Medical malpractice is a serious problem, and one that claims thousands of American lives every year and causes even more injuries and pain. Unfortunately, many victims don't take legal action and pursue the compensation they deserve for their injuries and losses.

At Power Rogers, we believe strongly in the importance of addressing medical malpractice cases with integrity and conviction. Holding individual healthcare professionals and practitioners accountable for their mistakes benefits the system as a whole. We are careful to accept only meritorious cases, maintaining our firm's reputation for ethical advocacy. As a team, we believe this approach has contributed to our consistent success.

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Should I speak with a medical injury lawyer?

If you have reason to believe that you or a loved one suffered an injury caused by medical malpractice, it is absolutely worth your time to speak with a lawyer about your experience as soon as possible. Remember: There are strict time limits for filing malpractice cases. Consult our medical malpractice checklist of documents and records to save for the best possible chance at a good outcome. Have these papers ready to share with your lawyer.

You should consult a malpractice lawyer if you or a loved one experienced any of the following types of medical malpractice, among others:

  • Delay in diagnosis, misdiagnosis, or failure to diagnose a condition
  • Anesthesia error
  • Improper consent before a procedure
  • Surgical error
  • Improper treatment of an illness or disease
  • Birth injury, including cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy, and brain damage
  • Prescription drug error
  • Negligence
  • Plastic surgery / cosmetic surgery errors

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The sooner you speak with a lawyer, the better. We are familiar with these types of cases and prepared to advocate for you. Why hesitate? Contact Power Rogers for a free consultation now.

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Common Questions About Medical Malpractice Cases

  • What are Types of Medical Malpractice?

    A: If you or a loved one has been injured by the wrongful actions of a medical professional or organization, you may have a malpractice case. To find out more, contact an attorneys at Power, Rogers & Smith, LLP.

  • What is Medical Negligence?

    A: Negligence is the result from a lack of reasonable care or a failure to show same amount of care as another qualified person would under the same circumstances.

  • Do I Need a Lawyer?

    A: A medical malpractice case can be extremely difficult to pursue. As such, it is imperative to retain a qualified attorney who has experience in these types of cases.