Have you or a close one been the victim of a medical malpractice and need reliable attorneys in Pretoria? When a doctor or a surgeon is not careful when handling a patient, they might cause them harm, physically or mentally. As such, you, the patient, can have recourse to the law to compensate the injury.
For instance, a practitioner that might have blinded a person should be held liable and compensate for the person’s loss of eyesight. A sudden injury will result in the patient having to spend money for treatments, adapting to a different new lifestyle, and so on.
Are you eligible to file a medical malpractice suit?
In Pretoria, the attorneys at Paul du Plessis Attorneys can assist you with your legal suit. In fact, the company specialises in medical malpractices in children. Paul du Plessis and his team of attorneys have won several cases in court, and this is due to the fact that they have spent years learning about medical negligence, they have the assistance of medical experts at hand, and they do not hesitate to go the extra mile when fighting for justice.
Whether you have had a child that was deprived of oxygen at birth, or a caesarean that was done prematurely or unprofessionally, or the child or baby has suffered physically because the doctor was grossly negligent, the attorneys at Paul du Plessis would be pleased to bring the case to court if the hospitals or the doctors concerned do not agree to settle.
What happens when you talk to the attorneys in Pretoria?
Once you get in contact with the law firm, you will be required to provide all the relevant medical files and a detailed account of events prior and during the treatment, and the mishap. Following this, the firm will get hold of all the medical records from the hospital or clinic if required. Then, they will measure the treatment that you have received against that of standard level of care which can be expected from a reasonable doctor making sure that all the details are similar so as to judge whether there is a case or not.
If you believe that you have been the victim of medical malpractice, please reach out to the attorneys in Pretoria by calling them on +27 (0) 12 809 1588.