When we seek medical care, we trust the healthcare professions with our health. But when something goes wrong, it’s not just a case — it’s a life-changing event for you and your family. We know the emotional, physical, and financial toll medical malpractice can take. At Shapiro, Marnecheck & Palnik, we leave no stone unturned. We conduct a thorough investigation to build a compelling case on your behalf.
What is medical malpractice?
Medical malpractice in Ohio refers to situations where a healthcare professional, such as a doctor, nurse, or hospital, fails to provide the standard of care that is expected, leading to the harm or injury of a patient. Medical malpractice can occur in different ways:
- Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis
- Injuries caused at birth
- Surgical errors
- Prescription mistakes
- Improper treatment
- Nursing home neglect and/or abuse
Should I hire an Ohio medical malpractice lawyer?
It is important to know that an unfavorable outcome is different from medical negligence. An experienced medical malpractice attorney in Ohio can help ensure you have a compelling case by verifying that the healthcare professionals’ actions were negligent. Because a medical malpractice lawsuit requires a considerable amount of investigative work, it is important to contact a lawyer as soon as possible.
When tragedy needlessly strikes you or a loved one, the effects can be devastating. As a victim of medical malpractice, you are not alone. The team at Shapiro, Marnecheck & Palnik understands the stress and suffering you are going through. Our mission is to hold all responsible parties accountable when their actions cause harm. While you cope with the anxiety and grief of your situation, we will work diligently to build your case. We’ll help you see brighter days ahead.