Iowa Medical Malpractice Attorneys
You Deserve the Best Trial Lawyers in the Country
Healthcare workers are highly trained professionals who are well-compensated for what they do. Patients have the right to expect outstanding care from doctors, nurses, hospital administrators, and others who makes important decisions that impact the lives of patients and their families.
Everyone who receives medical care deserves to be treated by professionals who meet the expected standards of their field. When these people fail to provide appropriate treatment, the results can be catastrophic. This may include:
- Severe injury
- Drastically reduced quality of life
- Lifelong medical complications
At Leventhal Puga Braley P.C., our nationally recognized trial lawyers have won record settlements and verdicts for patients who were seriously harmed by substandard medical care. We have the talent, resources, and expertise to go up against any hospital or medical group in America, and we aren’t intimidated by the big insurance companies.
Call (877) 433-3906 to schedule a no-cost initial consultation with our award-winning team today.
What Is Medical Malpractice?
Surgery and other types of medical procedures include risks, but that shouldn’t include unnecessary errors. Medical malpractice results when a patient is harmed because the person treating them deviates from accepted norms and practices.
When determining if medical malpractice has taken place, the important question to ask is this: Would another healthcare professional in the same situation have handled your case in the same manner?
To win a medical malpractice case, your attorney must prove that a medical professional or service provider performed one or more negligent actions that caused injury or harm.
Choose a Winning Team
You deserve to have excellent legal representation, especially if you’re going up against a large medical group and their high-priced law firm. Our experienced Iowa medical malpractice attorneys at Leventhal Puga Braley P.C. have won historic verdicts across the United States.
To win a malpractice case, your attorney must explain complex medical issues to a jury made up of regular people. It’s crucial to present the right evidence in a clear and coherent manner. We rely on relentless preparation and years of trial experience to win record verdicts and settlements for our clients.
Leventhal Puga Braley P.C has a proven track record of winning the following types of medical malpractice cases:
- Doctor malpractice
- Nursing malpractice
- Hospital malpractice
- Treatment error
- Medication error
- Emergency room negligence
- Surgical error
- Robotic error
- Anesthesia error
- Pharmacy error
- Brain damage
- Birth injuries
- Shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus
- Misdiagnosis and delayed diagnosis
- Foreign objects left behind after surgery
- Chiropractic malpractice and strokes
- Failure to diagnose cancer
- LASIK injuries
- Hemorrhagic strokes
- Lock-in syndrome
- Cerebral Palsy
- Defective medical devices
- Federal Tort Claims (FTCA)
Getting the Compensation You Deserve
The statute of limitations for Iowa medical malpractice cases is two years, beginning when the plaintiff knew or should have known about the negligent act committed by a provider. It’s crucial to contact a malpractice attorney as soon as possible so they can start investigating your case.
A medical malpractice settlement may include the following types of damages:
- Current and future medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Reduced earning potential
- Physical and cognitive rehabilitation
- Home modifications such as wheelchair ramps
- Wrongful death
We’re On Your Side
Medical professionals must be held accountable for the people they hurt. You shouldn’t have to pay for their mistakes.
At Leventhal Puga Braley P.C., you’ll receive the highest level of legal assistance. Call (877) 433-3906 to learn more today.
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