When you visit a healthcare provider, you expect to receive competent care. Unfortunately, this does not always happen. If you or someone close to you has been harmed by a medical professional’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation. At Barry Feinstein & Affiliates, P.C., our highly skilled Massachusetts medical malpractice attorneys can help you resolve complex medical malpractice claims. With extensive experience, we can help you settle or litigate these claims.
Sadly, medical mistakes are surprisingly common. A study conducted by the American Medical Association found that medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States, behind heart disease and cancer. Medical malpractice can happen in a number of ways including, but not limited to:
- Anesthesiology errors;
- Diagnostic errors;
- Surgery errors;
- Emergency room mistakes and hospital errors;
- Failure to provide sufficient follow up care;
- Serious infections;
- Medication errors;
- Wrongful death.