Medical Malpractice Attorneys in New York & New Jersey

Understanding Medical Malpractice Claims

Do I Have a Potential Claim for Medical Malpractice?

In the most basic terms, medical malpractice is when a doctor or other medical professional violates the safety rules of medical care or fails to follow accepted medical standards, which results in injury or death. It includes a wide variety of situations in hospitals, clinics, and medical offices, such as surgical errors, birth injuriesfetal death, misdiagnosis, late diagnosis, other diagnosis errors as well as medication mistakes, to name a few.

We understand the taxing difficulties of medical malpractice, especially if your doctor’s negligence has led to a great deal of pain and suffering, not to mention a mountain of medical debt. No matter the circumstances, our team will work with a host of medical professionals, including doctors, physical therapists, rehabilitation specialists, and our nurse practitioner, to help you obtain the compensation and justice you deserve for your catastrophic injury.

Quite simply, we believe that substandard medical care is unacceptable in our society and that negligent physicians and hospitals should be held accountable for the harm they cause to you or your loved ones.

Focus And Dedication You Need

We are not in the business of taking on as many cases as possible, but rather concentrating on a select number of important cases. This allows us to dedicate as much time as is necessary to achieve the best result possible.

We help patients and their family members protect their legal rights following a wide range of malpractice-related injuries, including any injury or wrongful death caused by:

  • Surgical mistakes and other related negligence
  • Post-operative errors
  • Failure to properly diagnose and/or treat certain conditions, including heart conditions or cancer
  • Misdiagnosis or late diagnosis
  • Failure to properly follow up medical care and coordinate with other medical professionals (i.e., dropping the ball)
  • Improper birthing procedures, which in turn lead to birth injuries
  • Improper reading of X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, and other diagnostic studies
  • Hospital infections or post-operative infections
  • Improper medication, including incorrect dosages
  • Any action by a health care professional that fails to meet the accepted level of care

Utilizing Decades Of Trial Experience

Unlike other firms, Gash and Associates won’t refer your case to another law firm if we can’t resolve it ourselves. Once you’ve decided to enlist our guidance and advice, we become intimately familiar with the medical facts and legal theories of your case, beginning at the earliest pre-trial stages and representing you through any final verdict and potential appeal. It means only working with one law firm from start to finish, streamlining the process and easing what can be a very stressful experience for our clients.

To bring the best results possible for our clients, we personally prepare every case for trial. After our nurse practitioner gathers and reviews all of the pertinent medical records, we consult with our network of medical experts to help determine the best way to present your case. With our range of resources and experience, our lawyers can handle even the most complex medical malpractice case.

Schedule a Free Consultation

Contact us today if you have a potential Medical Malpractice case.

  • Disclaimer: The use of the internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

Gash & Associates, P.C. can help advise through a medical malpractice claim in New York and the Tri-state area with compassion and care. Call us today at 1-866-GASHLAW to schedule a free consultation.