HURT DUE TO A MEDICAL ERROR?
Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Injury attorneys on your side in Broward County
In the last century, advances in medical procedures have reached levels that the country doctor of one hundred years ago could not have envisioned. With the advances; however, mistakes by health care professionals that severely affect the life of a patient appear to be on the rise. If you or a loved one have suffered due to an error made by a health care professional, discussing your case with a Fort Lauderdale medical malpractice attorney will help determine if a claim can be made. Your case deserves experienced representation in Broward County court. Krupnick Campbell Malone has extensive knowledge of medical malpractice cases in Florida and will strive to help you get the compensation you deserve.
Medical malpractice cases are as individual and unique as fingerprints. No two are alike. Sometimes, a patient has suffered devastating permanent injury, requiring life-long therapy or other medical care. Other times, a fatal mistake might take a family member away from loved ones too soon. Of all medical malpractice claims in Broward County, about 33% assert that negligence or carelessness on the part of a medical professional resulted in the death of a patient. In cases such as these, the medical malpractice lawyers at KCM will fight tirelessly on your behalf to ensure that every dollar possible is recouped.
Global settlement, Miami-Dade County, Medical Malpractice – Wrongful Death. Failure of multiple Defendant medical providers to diagnose and treat a pulmonary embolism resulting in death of the patient. Settlements with multiple Defendants from 2015 to 2018.
Settlement, Miami-Dade County, Wrongful Death – Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer. Claims brought against concierge doctors for failing to order follow-up mammograms and ultrasounds as well as failing to conduct breast examinations resulting in a failure to diagnose breast cancer. As a result of the delayed diagnoses, the patient ultimately passed away.
Settlement, Broward County, Medical Malpractice – Wrongful Death. Failure of hospital staff to patient who underwent open heart surgery resulting in the death of the patient.
Settlement, Orange County, Medical Malpractice – Leg Deformity. Compartment syndrome created leg deformity in an eight-year old child.
By the numbers
- Recently, Broward County was the second highest county in the state of Florida in terms of number of medical malpractice claims filed against doctors or health facilities. Miami-Dade County was ranked higher that year.
- The average medical malpractice case takes almost four years (3.74) to be decided in the state of Florida.
- Over 50% of all claims filed in Florida were related malpractice that took place in a hospital inpatient facility.
In Fort Lauderdale, this complex type of injury law case can be a very long and arduous process, taking months, perhaps years to reach a resolution. Enlisting the services of the Broward County medical malpractice attorneys of Krupnick Campbell Malone will ensure that you have knowledge and experience on your side. Krupnick Law can help victims of medical malpractice by ensuring that the claim’s process goes as smoothly as possible and treats you and your case with sensitivity and professionalism.