Research indicates that up to 50% of surgical problems could have been avoided. These mistakes include:
- Pre-operative negligence
- Misreading medical records or charts
- Medication overdoses
- Anesthesia errors including allergic reaction, overdoses or failure to monitor the patient
- Incorrect incisions
- Surgery on the wrong body part
- Perforated or punctured organs
- Unnecessarily delayed or prolonged surgery
- Wrongful Death
- failure to diagnose and/or treat post-operative infections
Mistakes like these can occur during any type of surgery, but seem to be especially prevalent in childbirth, laparoscopic intestinal procedures, thoracic or cardiothoracic surgery. If you feel that you have such a case, contact Liever, Hyman & Potter as soon as possible. One of our experienced lawyers will be immediately available to evaluate your case, guide you through the entire process, and will deal directly with the doctors, hospital and insurance companies. You’ll pay us no money — not a cent — until we recover money for you, after which our contingent fee will be based on a percentage of the award or settlement that will be clearly defined in the initial agreement to represent you. Unlike most other law firms, our agreement says that you will not have to repay any of the expenses that we may have advanced on your behalf unless you win a money recovery.
If you or a loved one has been a victim of medical malpractice, call the Berks County trial lawyers at Liever, Hyman & Potter for a free attorney consultation. You will have many questions for the attorneys about how a medical malpractice case in Berks County PA or any other PA County is investigated and handled. The lawyers will explain how we deal with the top experts in their field to prove that the hospital or doctor should be held accountable for their mistakes. We can prove that medical errors were made even when no witnesses are willing to come forward.
Our office is located in Berks County, PA and we handle cases throughout PA. The Attorneys will be happy to answer your questions about medical malpractice and wrongful death claims. If you feel that the Hospital or doctor is not giving you a full explanation as to why something went wrong during a hospital stay or surgery, call the lawyers here to discuss your concerns. The lawyers here have years and years of experience not only in Berks County but throughout PA in handling wrongful death and medical malpractice cases. Our Attorneys fight hard for you against the Insurance Companies and their team of lawyers who represent the hospitals and doctors when medical errors result in wrongful death or medical malpractice.