Medical Malpractice

Medical Misdiagnosis Cases

Signs You’ve Had a Stroke The unexpected, sudden death of actor Luke Perry has brought to light the severity of strokes and  the warning signs that everyone should be aware of. According to the American Heart Association, someone in the US has a stroke every 40 seconds on average. In 2016, stroke accounted for about 1… Learn more about Medical Misdiagnosis Cases

The Importance of Satisfying all Elements of Medical Malpractice Claims is Demonstrated in a Recent Lawsuit in Georgia Against a Midwife

Few joys in life can compare to the joy of having a child. For some, though, it can be devastating if something goes wrong, and for T’Miaya Smith, that something happened. Shortly after her son was born, he began having seizures. A head CT scan later revealed ischemic (lack of blood flow) injuries to his… Learn more about The Importance of Satisfying all Elements of Medical Malpractice Claims is Demonstrated in a Recent Lawsuit in Georgia Against a Midwife

Amid Georgia’s Growing Opioid Crisis, Who’s to Blame?

Opioid addiction is a serious problem in this country and in Georgia. In fact, 29 counties in Georgia outpace the U.S. average for overdose rates and ranks among the top 11 states with most prescription opioid OD deaths. Aside from the problem of illegal use of opioids, patients suffering from real pain are at risk for… Learn more about Amid Georgia’s Growing Opioid Crisis, Who’s to Blame?

Georgia Appellate Court Reaffirms New Injury Exception To The Misdiagnosis Exception To The Statue Of Limitation For Medical Malpractice Claims

Physicians are humans, and humans err in their judgment. But when it’s your life at stake, errors are unacceptable. If a physician negligently misses or delays diagnosis, and as a result, you don’t get the treatment you should have that would have prevented serious harm, or worse, death, then you have a right (or your… Learn more about Georgia Appellate Court Reaffirms New Injury Exception To The Misdiagnosis Exception To The Statue Of Limitation For Medical Malpractice Claims