According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), medical negligence is the third leading cause of death and one of the most common causes of personal injury in the United States. Medical malpractice happens when someone is harmed physically by negligent medical care. This negligent act can result in a worsened condition, injury, or even death.
At Moraitakis & Kushel LLP., medical malpractice is our primary focus. Our medical malpractice attorneys in Atlanta offer decades of experience and a reputation for tenacity in the courtroom.
Since medical malpractice suits are difficult to prove and relatively expensive, we only accept clients with a strong chance of success. During your initial consultation, we will review the facts and give you a candid legal assessment of where you stand.
One of the most common forms of medical malpractice, a misdiagnosis of cancer can be a life changing mistake. Whether your cancer was wrongly diagnosed, the diagnosis was delayed, or the diagnosis was missed – a mistake can have serious consequences on your health and well being.
Medical malpractice can be even more traumatizing when it happens to your child. Don’t let your child suffer because of a doctor’s mistake any longer. Learn how to stand up for them with the help of Moraitakis & Kushel, LLP.
Emergency rooms are known for a hectic environment which can lead to dangerous errors. The long hours and stressful surprises can cause grave errors from even the most experienced medical staff. Learn more about emergency room medical malpractice and how Moraitakis & Kushel, LLP can help.
One of the leading causes of preventable deaths while a patient is hospitalized is pulmonary embolism. Blood clots in the body can travel through the circulatory system until they reach a main artery in the lungs, causing a serious blockage.
Pharmacy errors can cause serious health issues, and with every pharmacy in the U.S. making an average of four errors each day, the chances of getting the wrong medication, getting an incorrect dosage, or missing critical drug interactions is high.
Heart disease is a leading cause of death in the United States according to the American Heart Association. While this is frightening, it’s even more frightening that some of these deaths could be prevented.
If you or someone you love were harmed while seeking diagnosis and treatment for any condition or disease, call Moraitakis & Kushel, LLP at 404-445-1411 or 1-800-688-2357, or send us an e-mail.
Your initial consultation is free, and if we accept your case, there are no attorney’s fees unless we collect compensation for you.