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The excitement of having a baby can quickly turn to sorrow and anger when you learn your child has suffered a serious injury. You deserve answers during this challenging time. Searcy Denney conducts a full investigation to get you those answers. We then pursue the medical professionals and entities responsible for making such a costly mistake.
Extensive painful surgeries and treatments may be necessary to correct the birth injury. Even after considerable medical care, a birth injury may result in life-long complications and disabilities. Florida medical negligence lawyers want to give your child every chance for qualified medical care and the best quality of life possible. Our goal in bringing a medical malpractice lawsuit is to ensure your child is able to obtain what he or she needs now and in the future.
Birth injuries are different from genetic birth defects in that they are not inevitable. If your otherwise healthy baby has suffered an injury, somebody made a mistake during your pregnancy or delivery.
Common birth injuries include:
Good prenatal care can drastically change the outcome of childbirth for both the mother and the child. Your obstetrician is supposed to monitor your health and the health of you baby throughout your pregnancy and take appropriate action in response to risks.
Obstetricians can often significantly reduce the chances of injury by delivering by caesarean section or taking other important precautions in these high-risk situations:
Despite a healthy pregnancy, your obstetric team can cause severe injuries to your baby during his or her birth, including:
Searcy Denney holds your obstetrical team and hospital accountable for your baby’s birth injuries. For a free claims evaluation, call our experienced medical malpractice attorneys at (800) 780-8607. Our firm handles your claim on contingency, meaning you owe us nothing if we do not recover compensation for you.