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Shoulder dystocia occurs when a baby’s shoulders get stuck in the birth canal. The delivery complication puts both mother and child at risk of serious injuries. But, with adequate monitoring and safe delivery techniques, shoulder dystocia is preventable.
Searcy Denney represents mothers and babies who sustained injuries during long, difficult deliveries. Our Florida birth injury law firm pursues the doctors and hospitals that failed to provide proper prenatal care, neglected to recommend a cesarean section when appropriate, or made errors (deviated from the acceptable standard of care) during delivery.
Our medical malpractice firm has 40 years of experience in birth injury recovery. We help women and children secure compensation for treatments that can improve their quality of life, manage pain and restore functionality, and we help them obtain the lifelong services necessary to deal with permanent disabilities.
During a difficult delivery, your otherwise healthy baby may suffer debilitating shoulder dystocia injuries, including:
In addition to putting your newborn’s health at risk, your baby’s shoulder dystocia may also injure you. You may face such debilitating, painful complications as:
Your doctor should carefully monitor your health during your pregnancy and take special precautions if you have these risk factors for shoulder dystocia:
If appropriate, your doctor should recommend a C-section or other actions to reduce the risk associated with a difficult labor.
Your doctor’s mistakes put you and your baby’s health at risk. You deserve to be compensated. Searcy Denney pursues compensation from the responsible medical providers for failing to prevent this debilitating medical condition.
Call Search Denney to learn more about recovering compensation for injuries related to shoulder dystocia. Your initial consultation is free of charge and we handle your case under a contingency fee arrangement, meaning you owe us no fee unless we are successful in your case.