Medical Malpractice

The Injury Behind a Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis

There are a variety of emotions that can come to the surface for every parent once a child is diagnosed with. For some, especially if it occurs immediately after birth, it can come as quite a shock. Unfortunately, such a prompt diagnosis is likely due to significant injuries during delivery….

Retinopathy of Prematurity

Many complications can occur when a baby is born premature. One of those complications that can happen to your loved one is Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP). Retinopathy effects the blood vessels of the eye that can cause permanent blindness. If a baby is born premature, a mother should be aware…

Infections While in the Hospital

We go to the hospital expecting to have our injuries treated and our ailments cured. No one admits him or herself to the hospital or is taken to the hospital by others with the expectation that that person will become more ill. Yet this very scenario takes place numerous times…

Medical Malpractice and Cerebral Palsy

Far too often, our offices hear truly tragic stories of preventable Cerebral Palsy. When a doctor fails to provide adequate care, a wide range of problems can occur. When the mother and child’s health is impacted by this medical malpractice, Cerebral Palsy and other significant health problems become possibilities. Unfortunately,…

The Dangers of Late, Wrong and Deceptive Diagnoses

Parents rely on doctors to provide their child with expert care, safe treatment and accurate diagnoses. Unfortunately, this doesn’t always happen. A Cerebral Palsy birth injury lawyer is all too familiar with the devastating effect that a missed, incorrect or delayed diagnosis can have not only on a child’s health,…

Doctor Error? Negligence? Medical Malpractice?

The parents of a child with Cerebral Palsy are usually left with a wide range of questions after receiving the diagnosis. Beyond the far too common and unfair questions parents ask of themselves (there is nearly nothing a parent can do to avoid Cerebral Palsy in their child), questions can,…

Medical Malpractice and Cerebral Palsy

There are a wide number of ways in which a child can be born into a life with Cerebral Palsy. For some, lapses in the medical care provided to the child and/or the mother during the delivery process can lead to a life of limitations and challenges connected to Cerebral…