A study conducted by a team of researchers from Johns Hopkins found that medical malpractice accounts for over 250,000 deaths every single year in the United States – while the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have yet to update their rankings of most common causes of death in America, the estimated figure would place medical malpractice as the number three cause of death behind only heart disease and cancer. The alarming frequency of medical malpractice deaths doesn’t even take into account the number of people injured due to the negligence or wrongdoing of their doctors.
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Medical malpractice injuries can dramatically change the life of a victim and their family. Depending on the severity of the injury, the victim may require ongoing medical care for the rest of their life. This type of care isn’t cheap, and the medical bills can quickly pile up and put you in a financial bind. No victim should ever be required to pay for these bills out of their own pocket. At The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C, our Long Island medical malpractice attorneys have successfully represented clients throughout New York and secured them the compensation they need to ensure they can move forward with their lives. Contact us today to discuss your case with one of our attorneys.
There are countless ways medical malpractice could occur, but there are several types that affect victims more often than others. The most common types of medical malpractice claims are:
Whether your doctor’s errors were caused by reckless behavior, improper technique, poor judgement, or any other reason, you have the right to file a lawsuit in order to secure the compensation you deserve. At The Perecman Firm, our Long Island medical malpractice lawyers have spent more than 30 years protecting our clients, and have successfully secured more than $350 million in verdicts and settlements through our tireless efforts. Fill out our online form to get started with a free case evaluation, or give us a call at (212) 577-9325 to speak with one of our lawyers today.
The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C.'s team of NYC personal injury attorneys have recovered more than $350 million in verdicts and settlements for their clients. We understand the financial and emotional toll a serious accident can have on your life. That’s why we dedicate ourselves to maximizing your recovery and securing what you deserve.
- Joseph Lugo