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Questions You Should Be Asking Your Primary Care Doctor  

A primary care doctor is your partner in health. It’s important to have clear communication to ensure that you’re in the best health. Whether you’re seeing your primary care doctor for the first or 10th time, there are some questions you should ask to get the most out of your appointment. Although simple, the following [...]

By | July 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Medical Malpractice In the Emergency Room  

A hospital emergency room can be a crowded and chaotic place. However, that’s no excuse for a medical error to occur to you. It’s important to note that an emergency room can be one of the most challenging settings for physicians. Medical malpractice law may even allow doctors more leeway in these circumstances, but that [...]

By | June 4th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Medical Malpractice In the Emergency Room  

How To Talk To My Attorney About Working With A Medical Expert Witness  

When you’re filing a medical malpractice suit, you need to work closely with your attorney in finding a medical expert witness. It’s important that your attorney finds the right medical expert witness for your case, and that this person is properly vetted. The bottom line is that your medical witness is a critical component to [...]

By | May 2nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How To Talk To My Attorney About Working With A Medical Expert Witness  

Your Guide to Infant Immunization

Vaccinations immunize humans against harmful infectious diseases such as polio, diphtheria, and measles. The terms "vaccination" and "immunization" essentially mean the same thing. Being vaccinated or immunized indicates you have been given a substance containing killed or weakened versions of pathogens that cause a particular disease. These elements and other microorganisms contained in a vaccine [...]

By | April 10th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Your Guide to Infant Immunization

Signs of Malpractice in Nursing Homes

The decision to put your elderly loved one in a nursing home is a challenging one, and it can be made worse when your loved one is neglected or harmed due to medical malpractice. Nursing home abuse and neglect are all too common throughout the U.S. since most nursing facilities are overbooked and understaffed. Be [...]

By | March 12th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Signs of Malpractice in Nursing Homes

How to Determine If you Need a Medical Expert Witness

If you are considering pursuing a medical malpractice case, or you think you may be sued for medical malpractice, you will most likely need a medical expert witness to assist with your case. The practice of medicine is complex, which is why in many states you cannot even begin a lawsuit until you have the [...]

By | February 6th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Determine If you Need a Medical Expert Witness

The Value of a Medical Expert Witness

When you or a loved one are injured or a loved one dies as the result of someone else's negligence or carelessness, navigating the next few weeks, months, and even years can be challenging. One burden you may have to face is a legal trial -- a civil suit can help you get compensation for [...]

By | January 14th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Value of a Medical Expert Witness

Defining Malpractice

Medical malpractice is becoming an epidemic in the United States. The U.S. News and World Report suggests that medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in America, only falling behind cancer and heart disease. Medical malpractice alone causes 250,000 patient deaths -- 10% of all deaths -- every year. Forbes reports that in [...]

By | December 13th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Defining Malpractice

When Physical Therapy Fails

After you are injured, your doctor may recommend physical therapy. Physical therapy can be a great way to help you heal after an injury and in some cases may bring you back to the functional level you were at prior to your injury. However, in other cases, physical therapy may not work as intended and [...]

By | December 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on When Physical Therapy Fails

Most Common Medical Emergencies During the Holidays

The holidays are meant to be a joyous time spent with friends and family, especially ones you haven't seen for quite a while. Holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas bring with them food, fun, gifts, and gratitude, but they also bring with them an increase in the number of medical emergencies. ER's fill up around the [...]

By | November 20th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Most Common Medical Emergencies During the Holidays