Common Birth Injuries

When you’re having a baby, you want your new arrival to be perfectly happy and healthy. But there is a wide range of potential injuries that can arise during delivery. A birth injury can happen before, during, and after delivery and may be caused by a doctor’s error or other factors. Some of these injuries can heal with time and proper medical care. Other injuries can lead to lifelong disabilities that require years of therapy and intensive medical treatment. Read more

Handling the Emotional Impact of a Birth Injury

  Being a parent is stressful even under the best of circumstances, but caring for a child with the complex physical and developmental disabilities that arise from a birth injury can lead to a different degree of pressure. Taking care of a child with a birth injury is a full-time job. Many parents are so focused on the needs of their children that they pay less attention to the effects of a birth injury on their own emotional and mental health. There are resources available to help cope with the emotional impact of caring for a Read more

Medical Malpractice FAQs

What is Medical Malpractice?  Medical professionals are trusted with your most important asset: your health. We expect doctors and health care workers to do their best, but unfortunately there are times when patients are injured because they received treatment that was below the accepted standard of care. Read more