Patients receiving medical care in the hospital or other medical care environment should expect their healthcare to be provided in a competent manner by doctors and other medical professionals. When a patient suffers injury as a result of medical negligence or malpractice, the victim has a legal right to file a medical malpractice claim to recover justly owed compensation.
At DeLuca & Associates, LTD. an experienced Massachusetts and Rhode Island medical malpractice attorney from our team can help you pursue the compensation you deserve if you have been the victim of a negligent doctor or hospital. Contact us today if you have suffered one or more of the following medical injuries.
The birth of a child should be a joyous time. Unfortunately, complications can arise during the delivery process, resulting in permanent injury to your child. In fact, seven out of every 1000 births in the U.S. result in birth injuries caused by the negligence of a health care professional.
At DeLuca & Associates, LTD. our team of experienced Massachusetts and Rhode Island birth injury lawyers help parents seek compensation for children who have suffered serious injuries during the delivery process. If you need a cerebral palsy attorney or your child suffered a brachial plexus injury due to the negligence of a healthcare professional, you need an knowledgeable birth injury attorney to fight for your rights. Contact us today at our offices in Providence, RI to schedule a free consultation.
A death caused by a negligent, careless, intentional or reckless act of another person or corporation is considered a wrongful death by most standards. When death is caused by the wrongful act of another, the surviving family members and/or the decedent’s estate can file a wrongful death lawsuit against the negligent party or parties.
Our wrongful death lawyers work to restore the lives of our victims’ families after an accidental death. We seek fight aggressively to get the maximum financial compensation for the victims of negligence. Contact us today to speak to an experienced wrongful death attorney.
When you visit a hospital or doctor’s office for a checkup or an appointment to discuss a potential concern or symptoms you are experiencing, you expect the medical professional who performs your examination to put forth a professional and thorough effort to discover if you have an underlying health problem.
Our medical misdiagnosis lawyers at DeLuca & Associates, LTD in Providence, Rhode Island hold medical professionals accountable for an evident misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose serious diseases and illnesses. To request a free consultation about your case, please give us a call today at (401) 453-1500.
Traumatic brain injuries are some of the most serious personal injury cases we handle at DeLuca & Associates, LTD. Severe head trauma resulting from a construction accident or injury, auto accident, or other occurrence can result in death or lifelong physical and mental impairment. Car and truck accidents account for almost half of all traumatic brain injuries. At DeLuca & Associates, LTD our attorneys, nurses, and legal professionals have the medical and legal knowledge and experience you need to get the compensation you deserve.
Surgical procedures are a common occurrence and may be necessary to treat things like serious injuries, illnesses, or various medical conditions. With that said, as a patient, you deserve access to competent medical care, free from defect or errors. When errors occur in a hospital or outpatient surgical center, they can lead to more serious injuries and cause a lifetime of pain and suffering. Common surgical errors include anesthesia errors, leaving tools or a foreign object inside a patient, and improper sterilization or infection mitigation. At DeLuca & Associates, LTD. our attorneys understand that the negative effects of surgical errors can last a lifetime. We help medical malpractice victims and their families in Rhode Island and Massachusetts get the compensation they deserve. Contact us today for a free medical malpractice consultation to find out if you or someone you love has been the victim of surgical malpractice.
Many catastrophic injuries or illnesses occur due to the negligence of another person, and they often happen without warning. Some victims can recover from a catastrophic injuries with proper treatment and time, while others may negatively affect a person for a lifetime. Many times, these injuries can cause permanent disability, chronic pain, and reduced quality of life.
At DeLuca & Associates, LTD an experienced Rhode Island and Massachusetts personal injury attorney from our team can provide you with aggressive representation to pursue the compensation you deserve if you have sustained a catastrophic injury due to someone else’s negligence. Contact us today to request a free consultation.
Cancer that is not detected and treated early can advance and metastasize very quickly, severely impacting the patient’s prognosis. That is why anyone who has symptoms or risk factors associated with cancer should be screened promptly. Sadly, many healthcare providers simply lack that attention to detail and experience, easily overlooking what might seem obvious. Some cancers can often be mistaken with other conditions due to the similarity with cancer symptoms.
At the Providence, RI law firm of DeLuca & Associates, LTD. our experienced Rhode Island cancer misdiagnosis lawyers pursue medical malpractice claims on behalf of cancer patients and their families. To schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys, contact us today.
Patients in hospitals expect to receive a higher level of care to treat various injuries and illnesses. However, when hospitals are negligent and do not follow proper policy and procedures, or even industry best practices, they can put patients at risk for injury. Hospitals, urgent care centers, and other medical centers that offer a higher level of care have a responsibility to the communities they serve to consistently evaluate their policies, procedures, accreditation of doctors, supervision of medical staff, and other issues to ensure their patients receive the care and treatment they deserve, free from mistakes.
At DeLuca & Associates, LTD. in Providence, Rhode Island, an experienced hospital errors attorney from our team can help you and your family pursue a medical malpractice claim against a hospital or medical center that is responsible for your injury. To arrange a free consultation with a skilled attorney from our team, give us a call today at (401) 453-1500.