From financial problems to debilitating injuries and loss of life, surgical errors create hardships for people in New York and across the country. If you or one of your family members have been impacted by a surgeon's error, you should closely review the details of what happened and identify the best path forward.
At Futterman, Sirotkin & Seinfeld LLP, we understand how difficult it can be to place an elderly family member in an assisted living facility. If you are dealing with this, chances are you're like many families in this position who want to ensure that their loved ones are treated properly.
There are a variety of conditions that doctors around the country fail to properly diagnose in the emergency room. In fact, several recent studies show that misdiagnosis is a common problem. Some of the most commonly misdiagnosed conditions include heart attacks, cancer, pulmonary embolisms, strokes and appendicitis.
If your baby has been injured during the birthing process, it is important for you to protect your rights. On top of struggling with unbearable emotional pain, you may also be experiencing a great deal of stress. Whether the injury occurred during, after or prior to the delivery of your child, it is imperative for you to take action promptly to hold those responsible for the injury, accountable for their actions.