Medical Malpractice Attorney in Houma, LA
Millions of Americans put their trust into their healthcare provider each day. Sometimes they can make devastating mistakes that severely injure their patients. When you or a loved one has been injured or killed by the negligence of a healthcare provider, then you need to call Bordelon & Shea immediately. If you are a victim of a misdiagnosis, surgical error, medication mistake or other medical negligence, you may be able to recover compensation. Call today for a free consultation and we can begin getting you the justice you deserve.
What Do I Do If I Suspect Medical Malpractice?
Once you discover that there has been medical malpractice, you need to follow some important steps in order to receive compensation. You need to:
- Get a separate medical professional to determine what injury you have sustained due to the negligence of another healthcare provider.
- Write down everything you remember about the procedure and what was said to you afterwards.
- Write down the names and titles of all medical personnel involved in your care.
- Gather your medical records that you have in your possession.
- Call an experienced medical malpractice attorney.
Speak to a Houma Medical Malpractice Attorney
When you have been injured due to medical malpractice, you may be pressured into signing documents relinquishing your rights. Do not sign anything until you have spoken to an experienced medical malpractice attorney. Bordelon & Shea, LLP has extensive experience with victims of medical malpractice and we will fight for maximum compensation for your injuries.