BIRTH INJURY

Medical Malpractice

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OCALA BIRTH INJURY LAWYER

HELPING THOSE VICTIMIZED BY MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

Few events are more anticipated than the birth of a child. Learning of a serious birth injury can bring tremendous grief and sadness. In addition, parents must often deal with major financial concerns due to the child’s need for surgery or special, sometimes lifelong care and services.

If you believe your child’s birth injury was caused by a doctor’s negligence or any health care professional’s failure to respond properly to complications during birth, it is essential to contact a lawyer who will help you consider all legal options. Steven Wingo, Attorney at Law pursues personal injury and wrongful death claims on a contingency basis, meaning you will pay no attorney fees or case expenses unless you win a financial settlement or judgment.

TAKING ACTION FOR VICTIMS OF NEUROLOGICAL & PHYSICAL BIRTH INJURIES

Types of birth injury that may involve medical malpractice and justify a claim or lawsuit include:

  • Anoxic & hypoxic birth injuries caused by either a total or complete lack of oxygen flow to the baby’s brain, resulting in brain damage and conditions such as cerebral palsy
  • Infant death, neurological problems, or other impairments caused by a failure to properly deal with shoulder dystocia during delivery
  • Brachial plexus injuries, sometimes called Erb’s palsy, a form of severe nerve damage, usually induced by stretch injuries during delivery and causing paralysis o
  • Serious birth trauma, vacuum extraction, and forceps-related injuries incurred during delivery

FIGHTING FOR DESERVED FINANCIAL COMPENSATION

Attorney Steven Wingo has personally handled numerous medical malpractice cases and also provided local representation for people working with other accomplished lawyers. You can consult a highly qualified legal team familiar with all potential avenues of financial compensation, including:

  • Benefits available through the Florida Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Plan (NICA) and other government programs
  • Filing a well-prepared medical malpractice lawsuit against the obstetrician, other medical professionals, a hospital or other care facility liable for negligence in your case

CARING, DETERMINED LEGAL COUNSEL FOR FLORIDA PARENTS & FAMILIES

Attorney Steven Wingo provides legal counsel to people in Marion County, Alachua County and throughout central Florida. To discuss what happened and your legal options, call the firm today.