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Doing Your Research: How to Learn if a Doctor or Hospital has had Previous Medical Malpractice Claims Brought Against Them

When it comes to getting a surgery or medical procedure performed you have a lot of choices. Just one quick Internet search can lead to hundreds of results— so how exactly do you choose which doctor or hospital is right for you?   This article covers where to search to find out if your doctor…

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Can I Sue My Dentist for Medical Malpractice?

You’ve finally gone to a dentist to treat that bothersome tooth, but has the care provided left you with an infection or pain worse than the original problem? If this happens you may be able to hold those responsible accountable by filing a medical malpractice suit against the dental professional that caused you harm.   …

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What Is Hospital Malpractice?

When you enter a hospital with an illness or injury you expect that medical professionals will attend to your needs, but what if that hospital is responsible for causing you illness or injury? If this happens you can and should hold those responsible accountable by filing a medical malpractice suit.    This article will cover…

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How Do I Know If My Child’s Birth Injuries Were Avoidable?

Welcoming a new baby into the world is typically a joyous occasion. However, a trauma that results in a birth injury can have detrimental effects on a child’s life-long health and wellbeing. No family deserves to navigate the effects of a birth injury, especially if it was preventable. Here, the medical malpractice attorneys with Peter…

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Can I Still Sue for Malpractice If I Didn’t Follow the Doctor’s Instructions?

You were treated by a doctor and something didn’t feel right, so you chose not to follow his or her instructions. Afterward, your condition worsened or did not improve. How will you know if you have grounds for a medical malpractice lawsuit? Working with a malpractice lawyer in Baltimore can help you leverage the details…

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What to Know About Pediatric Malpractice

Children, just like all patients, deserve high-quality care. When a pediatric patient is injured as a result of a medical professional’s actions, it is important that parents understand what avenues are available for seeking justice and compensation. Here, the Baltimore medical malpractice attorneys at Peter Angelos Law discuss what pediatric malpractice is and how to…

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Pregnancy and Medical Malpractice

Expecting a baby is often a time of joy for many. However, the added medical needs of an expecting mother can come with challenges. Poor medical care and doctors’ negligence can negatively impact women and babies before or during childbirth, with harmful and potentially fatal consequences. If you, your child, or a loved one were…

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How to Spot a Pharmacy Medication Error

The advancement of the pharmaceutical industry and the increase in available medications have helped countless people heal their ailments and mitigate their pain, and the right medications have the power to change lives. However, when an individual is prescribed or consumes the wrong medication, the effects can be detrimental. According to a report from the…

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Wrongful Death and Medical Malpractice: What You Need to Know

In the aftermath of a wrongful death case, the loved ones of the deceased are grieving and may be faced with serious financial burdens from funeral expenses and potentially lost income. However, families don’t need to feel helpless, as seeking compensation for wrongful death can help to bring the victim justice and provide financial support…

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What Is the Difference Between Medical Negligence and Medical Malpractice?

When a patient receives medical care, certain standards must be met to ensure patients get prompt and proper medical advice, treatments, and procedures. If there is a deviation from these standards, then a patient may be facing issues like medical negligence or malpractice. Learn more about how medical negligence lawyers can help with your case…

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