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The Devastating Impact of Oxygen Deprivation Birth Injuries in Gainesville, GA


Oxygen deprivation during childbirth can have devastating consequences for both the infant and their family. This serious medical condition, known as hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), occurs […]

The Costly Consequences of the Failure to Diagnose, a Form of Medical Malpractice


In Monroe, GA, the failure to diagnose a medical condition can have large and costly consequences for both patients and the healthcare system as a […]

The Role of a Professional Medical Malpractice Birth Injury Lawyer to Ensure Justice


In the realm of medical malpractice, birth injuries can have devastating consequences for both the infant and their families. As such, it is crucial to […]

How Misdiagnosis is a Major Consequence of Medical Malpractice


Medical malpractice is an issue that continues to haunt the healthcare industry, and one aspect of it that has received significant attention in recent years […]

How to Choose a Medical Malpractice Lawyer: What You Need to Know


Imagine your wife is in labor and needs a C-section. Now imagine the obstetrician failing to perform the medical procedure in time, causing severe injuries […]

Examples of Medical Malpractice: Cases Where You Need a Medical Malpractice Lawyer


Did you know that doctors perform 50 million surgeries every year in the US? Doctors are highly skilled individuals who seek to provide the best care […]

A Complete Guide to Hiring a Birth Injury Attorney


Do you know around seven birth injuries occur for every 1000 children born in the US? These injuries occur due to preterm, prolonged labor, dystocia, […]

Filing a medical malpractice claim in Georgia


Some patients suffering with an injury or illness seek the help of medical professionals, only to find themselves in worse shape after treatment than they […]

Diagnostic error tied to many retinal detachments


A retinal detachment can cause permanent blindness in one eye and lead to a loss of work opportunities as well as a reduction in quality […]

Types of “never events” that occur in hospitals and clinics


Throughout life people in Georgia will get sick and injured. Sometimes the illnesses or injuries are minor and can be remedied at home or just […]

Common medical errors made in a hospital setting


Whether we are entering the hospital for a planned procedure or whether we are receiving emergency care, we expect the physicians and other medical professionals […]

Negligence during the diagnostic process can harm patients


When an Athens resident goes to the doctor with a medical concern, they may expect their medical practitioner to evaluate them thoroughly and send them […]

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