Death rate estimates for injuries caused by medical mistakes range from 20,000 annually to 88,000 annually, according to the Institute of Medicine (IOM). Thousands to millions more patients are seriously injured or harmed, as a result of medical malpractice. Medical malpractice claims and lawsuits provide an avenue through which victims and their families who have been hurt as a result of medical errors and negligence can seek compensation.
Whether you need a preliminary case analysis or a second legal opinion in a medical malpractice matter, you are encouraged to contact The Law Offices of Sanford F. Young, P.C. to schedule a consultation.
Examples of medical malpractice causes and injuries are as follows:
- Misdiagnosis of cancer or other serious conditions and diseases
- Failure to diagnose
- Misinterpretation or ignorance of test lab results
- Surgical error
- Emergency room (ER) errors
- Unexplained or unexpected injuries, such as burns caused by routine surgical procedures or tests
- Birth injury resulting in cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy or shoulder dystocia
The Law Offices of Sanford F. Young, P.C. is a valuable source of legal counsel involving medical malpractice. The law firm is often called upon to render second legal opinions, to serve as "of counsel" attorneys in medical malpractice cases, to take cases to appeal and to expose and address any legal malpractice that has occurred in a med mal case.Contact Our New York and New Jersey Medical Malpractice Lawyers
If you are seeking advice or representation for a medical malpractice litigation matter or any civil appeal, please contact The Law Offices of Sanford F. Young, P.C.
Our firm serves clients in New York City, the New York-New Jersey metropolitan areas, throughout New York State and Northern and Central New Jersey, and can be reached by calling 212-227-9755, by e-mail, or by filling out the intake form on our Contact Us page.
Our offices are located in the financial district of Manhattan, near Wall Street, across from New York's City Hall and around the corner from the World Trade Center site, and easily accessible by public transportation or car.