Columbus Georgia Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Medical malpractice is defined as an act in which a surgeon, doctor, or other licensed healthcare provider acts negligently, causing injury or death to a patient. A patient has a right to expect a timely and correct diagnosis of a medical issue as well as proper treatment. A delay in diagnosis and proper treatment may have serious consequences to the patient and may affect their quality of life. If you or a loved one believes that you have experienced medical malpractice, call us immediately 706 322 8004.
Doctors and other medical staff are highly respected professionals. They are responsible for safely and correctly treating patients with the patient's best interest and health in mind.
Some types of medical malpractice may be:
- Delayed diagnosis
- Anesthesia error
- Improper medical consent
- Surgical error
- Failure to diagnose a medical condition
- Improper treatment of an illness or disease
- Birth injury
- Prescription error
Medical malpractice situations have different time frames in which you can file your claim, so consult JA Harp Law Firm as soon as possible. We can be reached at 706 322 8004.