FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

If you have been injured due to a doctor’s mistake – or due to the negligence of another medical provider – you deserve to learn about your legal rights.

At the law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner, we help people who have experienced all types of medical malpractice.

To schedule a time to meet with one of our lawyers in Houston, please call 713-222-7211 or (713) 222-7211. Otherwise, read answers to frequently asked questions about medical malpractice below.

After the incident – or after the loss of a loved one due to medical malpractice – you generally have two years to file a claim. However, it is advisable to take action sooner, if possible.
Yes. If the death of your family member was caused by the negligence of a doctor or other medical provider, you may be eligible for compensation. A medical malpractice attorney can help you file a wrongful death claim.
Filing a medical malpractice claim against a doctor (or other medical provider) does not result in license revocation or job loss. The purpose of a medical malpractice claim is to compensate the victim.
It can be difficult to know if you have a case – especially when you aren’t getting answers from your doctor and other health care providers. It can also be challenging to question medical professionals when you don’t have a medical background yourself.It is important to rely on your intuition in this situation. Something may seem off. Doctors may not provide straight answers.If you believe you have a medical malpractice case, it is advisable to speak to a medical malpractice attorney about your situation.
While it is technically not a requirement for attorneys to have medical training, it can prove very beneficial to a case.We have a Nurse Attorney on staff. She lends her knowledge to build strong and well-researched cases on behalf of clients.If you have a choice between two law firms – one with medical resources and one without – it is advisable to choose the law firm that brings medical knowledge to the table.

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