Medical Malpractice: Tackling the Toughest Claims in Denver

Medical Malpractice InjuryMedical malpractice cases are often the most difficult personal injury claims. This is largely due to the fact that such claims involve highly trained professionals in a complex field of practice. With this in mind, it is important that you enter your case with an understanding of the challenges you will face.

Grounds for Malpractice Claims

While most personal injury claims can yield favorable results with simple evidence that another person, acting in negligence, caused your injury, medical malpractice claims require much more. To build a successful case, a plaintiff must prove that a medical professional violated their trust by providing substandard care. Expert testimony is just one type of evidence that must accompany a medical malpractice claim.

A successful case must prove the following:

  1. The victim had established a doctor-patient relationship
  2. Their doctor failed to meet professional standards
  3. Any injuries suffered were caused by this malpractice

If you are able to meet these criteria, you will be in a good position to see your claim to a successful conclusion. Strong evidence goes a long way against top-level attorneys, conflicting expert opinions, and other common obstacles. Just be sure to start your case as soon as possible after discovering the injury so you don’t miss the legal deadline for your case.

Recovering Compensation for Malpractice

Ultimately, personal injury claims are designed to recover compensation for the economic and emotional damages caused by malpractice. These damages include medical costs, lost wages, physical therapy, pain and suffering, and a reduced ability to work. Because each of these costs is critical to your well-being, you cannot afford to settle for a less-than-adequate claim. Be sure to retain an attorney who knows how much you deserve and can help you pursue a favorable verdict.

At Gerash Steiner, P.C., we believe that doctors should be held responsible for their negligence. Our team, consisting of Attorneys Daniel P. Gerash and Eric L. Steiner M.D., has the legal and medical experience necessary to guide you through a malpractice claim.

Contact one of our Denver malpractice attorneys today at 303.732.5048 to discuss your case in a free consultation!

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