Florida Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Medical malpractice cases are serious and often complicated legal battles. Patients and their families often find themselves up against multi million dollar insurance companies, hospitals, and wealthy physicians. Many victims are not even aware of medical malpractice or negligence until it is too late. Innumerable deaths could be avoided in the United States every year if proper medical care was received in a timely manner. In Florida, medical malpractice attorneys are at the forefront of the battle against substandard medical care. Some basic types of medical malpractice include the following;
- Negligence or abuse
- Birth injury or death
- Failure to Diagnose
- Surgical errors
- Defective heart devices
If you are concerned about the quality of medical care that you or a loved one has received, contact Leesfield Scolaro immediately for a consultation.Controversy About Medical Malpractice
The ongoing controversy about medical malpractice centers around the claims by physicians and insurance companies that patients are bringing frivolous lawsuits against their physicians, victimizing the doctors and driving up malpractice insurance costs. Unfortunately, according to numerous studies, the reality is that the real victims are more often the patients, who mistakenly trust their doctors to give them the appropriate level of medical care. The highly publicized debates have made true victims of medical malpractice doubt the validity of their cases. If you feel that you may have been the victim of medical malpractice, consult a Florida attorney familiar with medical malpractice cases to get a professional opinion of the validity of your case.How to Protect Your Family Against Medical Malpractice
Although medical malpractice in Florida can take many forms, the solution is always the same; contact a medical malpractice attorney as soon as possible. Keep copies of all medical records, names of physicians and all medical professionals, receipts for medical care, and any other documentation possible. This will help your attorney investigate and litigate your case.
You deserve the best medical care possible. If a physician or medical care professional has made a mistake and caused harm to a patient, they must be held accountable. Do not remain a victim. Contact the professional attorneys at
Leesfield Scolaro to discuss your medical malpractice case as soon as possible. Your initial consultation is free with no obligation, and most medical malpractice cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, which means you pay nothing until a settlement has been reached. Contact Leesfield Scolaro today at 800-836-6400.