Typically, giving birth is a blessed and joyful time shared with family and friends, in New York and all over the world. A newborn child is an amazing gift that should be cherished and given love. Unfortunately, some infants are devastatingly hurt because of New York hospital error which stem from mistakes made in the delivery room or grave errors committed by doctors and/or other medical care providers. Some of the most common injuries include, but are not limited to, oxygen deprivation, fractures or development of cerebral palsy and other serious medical conditions. The number of injuries that take place in New York hospitals is staggering. The New York birth injuries attorneys at the Law Office of Risman & Risman, P.C. are skilled in medical science and are aware of the signs of hospital malpractice relating to birth injuries.
Birth injuries can result in the accumulation of very high medical expenses and requires expensive medical equipment and care, especially living in a high cost area of the country like New York City. This is why you should seek the compensation needed to cover the costs of the care your child will need. Birth injuries can vary in type and in cause. Birth injuries can be caused by malpractice on the part of doctors, nurses, and other care providers. Birth defects can also be caused by genetics and/or by medications or supplements the mother took during her pregnancy. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Maya Risman over a decade of experience in litigating actions relating to birth defects and will be able to ascertain whether your child’s medical condition was the result of a birth defect or a birth injury.
When you file a birth injury claim, much of the information presented in court is complicated and scientific or medical in nature. The experienced New York medical malpractice attorneys at the Law Office of Risman & Risman, P.C. can provide access to expert medical witnesses and legal nurse consultants who can help gather evidence and interview witnesses.
The birth injuries attorneys at the Law Office of Risman & Risman, P.C. are eager to help and discuss your concerns with you. There is no charge for the consultation. Please feel free to call us at (212) 233-6400 or contact us online.