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Medical Malpractice

Our attorneys in Akron, Ohio are experienced in all areas of medical malpractice law, having successfully tried numerous cases and achieved consistently superior results on behalf of their clients.

Medical MalpracticeYour health is your most precious and irreplaceable asset. When you place your health in the care of medical professionals, you are essentially trusting them with your most priceless possession. In order to ensure that this trust is respected, health care providers are both legally and ethically bound to a rigorous standard of treatment that must be met every time they render their services. The failure to meet this standard, either accidentally or willfully, constitutes medical malpractice. 

"Medical error is the third leading cause of death in the US, accounting for 250,000 deaths every year, according to an analysis released on Tuesday... Only heart disease and cancer are more deadly, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)." As published on The Guardian

Medical malpractice is a broad term that encompasses many possible errors, from surgical mistakes to the failure to diagnose or treat a condition in a timely manner. The results, too, can vary, but are generally devastating and expensive. Medical malpractice can lead to serious personal injury, permanent disability, and even death, placing unexpected hardship on families who suddenly find themselves overwhelmed with emotional and financial burdens. Potential losses in addition to the loss of health include loss of future income, support, love, companionship, mobility, and life. Our medical malpractice attorneys in Akron, Ohio may be able to help your family obtain compensation for these losses and other sources of distress, suffering, and emotional and financial hardship.

Some Other Specific Areas of Medical Malpractice We Handle Include:

  • Anesthesia Errors
  • Bed & Pressure Sores
  • Birth Injury & Birth Trauma
  • Brain Injury & Damage
  • Decubitus Ulcers
  • Failure to Diagnose Heart Disease
  • Failure to Diagnose and/or Treat TIA and Stroke
  • Failure to Diagnose Pulmonary Embolism
  • Failure to Monitor the Patient
  • Failure to Properly Interpret Fetal Heart Tracings
  • Failure to Properly Interpret X-Rays, CT Scans, MRI’s, Labs, Pathology Slides & Other Test Results
  • Foreign Objects Left Behind in Surgeries, such as Sponges, Needles, Gauze or Other Medical Equipment & Supplies
  • Gynecological Negligence
  • Hospital Negligence
  • Infection or Sepsis
  • Laparoscopic Surgeries
  • Late Cancer Diagnosis
  • Medication Errors & Drug Overdose Cases
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Obstetric Negligence
  • Orthopedic Negligence
  • Pediatric Negligence
  • Pharmacy Errors
  • Pregnancy Induced Hypertension/Preeclampsia
  • Shoulder Dystocia
  • Still Birth
  • Surgical Negligence

Contact Us

If you or someone you love has been the victim of medical malpractice, the attorneys of Perantinides & Nolan in Akron, Ohio can help. Our attorneys represent clients in medical malpractice cases, working with experienced and respected health care professionals in order to build the strongest case possible on your behalf. We have extensive experience in all types of medical malpractice lawsuits and may be able to help alleviate the overwhelming pressures facing your family, including medical bills, lost wages, and lost financial support.  In the area of medical malpractice, our knowledgeable attorneys have been successful in birth trauma cases, birth injury cases, brain injury cases, nursing home neglect cases and hospital neglect cases just to name a few of our areas or practice.
 
In Ohio, as in all states, medical malpractice cases are governed by legal time limits. Our medical malpractice attorneys can inform you of these limits and help you to take appropriate action before they expire. Please contact Perantinides & Nolan for a free evaluation of your medical malpractice case.

Contact Us at 330-253-5454 or By E-Mail for a Free Consultation.