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Medical Malpractice

Leading Medical Malpractice Lawyers based in Philadelphia

When you go to the doctor, you expect a level of care that ensures you can identify what is wrong and how to fix it. You don’t expect to face life-changing consequences. Unfortunately, medical malpractice has caused patients across the country pain, suffering, and even death—and a feeling that there’s no recourse. That’s where we come in. At Stampone O’Brien Dilsheimer Law, our medical malpractice attorneys hold healthcare providers, including doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals—along with their clinic and hospital’s administration—responsible for the damaging decisions they’ve made.

 

What is Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice, or medical negligence, is when a healthcare professional, hospital, or clinic, provides substandard treatment, creating an injury or, worse, death. Medical malpractice can come in many different forms, including:

Not seeing an example that matches what you believe you’ve experienced with medical malpractice? That’s why our first consultations are always free. Joe Stampone and his team of medical malpractice lawyers want to get to the bottom of your experience and help you get the justice that you and your family deserve.

 

What Medical Fields See the Most Malpractice Lawsuits?

In 2018, the American Medical Association did a deep dive into medical malpractice lawsuits, determined to understand how often they occur and where they most often occur in a clinical setting. In their research, they cited a 2016 report on the medical fields facing the most lawsuits. In order from the most lawsuits to the least, they are:

  1. Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
  2. General surgery
  3. Emergency medicine
  4. Surgical subspecialties
  5. Radiology
  6. Anesthesiology
  7. Family practice
  8. Internal medicine
  9. Internal medicine subspecialties
  10. Other specialties
  11. Pediatrics
  12. Psychiatry

If you have been injured as a patient by a healthcare professional, clinic, or hospital, we want to evaluate your case and get you the settlement you deserve. Give us a call today to talk to one of our malpractice attorneys.
 

 

Contact Us to Hire a Medical Malpractice Lawyer Near You

The time to act is now if you feel you or a loved one have been the victim of a healthcare professional or healthcare facility’s malpractice. You need a team of attorneys who understand the ins and outs of medical malpractice lawsuits, including taking on the big names that will fight to silence you. Our first conversation is always free, and we’re ready to fight for you.

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