As many as 440,000 people die each year as a result of preventable medical errors at U.S. hospitals, making it the third leading cause of death in America, one national study found.
Medical errors are so prevalent that three out of four doctors in the U.S. will be sued at some point in their careers, The New England Journal of Medicine estimates.
There are many law firms in the Allentown area that purport to be experts in medical malpractice cases. The fact is, it takes lawyers with years of experience to successfully litigate these often extremely complex cases.
That's why finding experienced medical malpractice attorneys is so important for anyone in the Allentown area.
As one of America's leading medical malpractice firms, Ross Feller Casey has a team of nationally recognized physicians, two of whom are also lawyers, right on staff.
Drs. Charles H. Bowers, Mark A. Hoffman and Gerald B. Parker III bring a combined 90 years of practice to the firm. Thanks to their in-depth understanding of transplants, trauma, obstetrics, gynecology and internal medicine, Ross Feller Casey is better able to advise clients on how to pursue legal action.
The firm has achieved a long list of seven- and eight-figure verdicts and settlements in medical malpractice cases. The list includes one of the largest verdicts ever in the Allentown area - $23.1 million in Lehigh County for a woman who lost both her legs to amputation as a result of medical errors.
Medical malpractice can involve improper diagnosis, wrong treatments, surgical errors, untimely treatment, hospital-based infections and more. Even simple mistakes can lead to devastating consequences.
If you or a loved one suffered injuries as a result of medical negligence, the time to contact Ross Feller Casey is now. Our team of medical malpractice experts works with Allentown clients on a contingency basis, so you never pay a thing unless a financial recovery is made in your case.
Learn more about Ross Feller Casey by contacting us today to set up a free consultation.