Effective medical care begins with timely and appropriate diagnosis. When you go to your doctor about a medical problem or unexplained symptom, you have every right to expect that you will receive the accepted level of diagnostic tests and procedures to determine the disease and appropriate treatment. If your doctor failed to properly diagnose your serious condition, or refer you to a specialist, it may be a clear case of medical negligence.
The New Jersey medical malpractice lawyers of Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow & McElroy, LLP, are recognized among New Jersey’s leading medical malpractice trial lawyers. The firm has an excellent record of successfully recovering millions of dollars in money damages in settlements and jury verdicts on behalf of people who have suffered serious injury or lost a loved one because of delayed diagnosis or ineffective treatment because of a misdiagnosis of a medical condition.
Contact our NJ doctor mistakes lawyers to schedule a consultation about your medical negligence claim. We have experience representing clients in injury and wrongful death cases such as delayed diagnosis or misdiagnosis of conditions such as:
Hospital emergency room staff members are trained to diagnose emergency conditions and take appropriate and timely measures to treat patients often in the most critical conditions. The emergency nature of the medical treatment in an emergency room or clinic does not excuse the doctors from responsibility for making accurate diagnosis for timely treatment. Failure to properly diagnose and properly treat conditions such as heart attack, stroke and other conditions that pose an imminent risk of death or serious damages may constitute departure from the appropriate medical standards and may be claims for medical malpractice.
From offices in Edison, Red Bank and Toms River, our NJ medical malpractice lawyers advise and represent clients in medical malpractice and personal injury litigation matters throughout New Jersey. Call Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow & McElroy, LLP at 732-777-0100 or contact us online to arrange a free consultation with an experienced New Jersey medical mistakes lawyer at an office nearest to you.