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Dover and Portsmouth, NH
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Experienced Dover Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Attorneys committed to helping you get justice

When we are treated by a doctor or another health-care provider, we expect them to try to help us get better. Medical malpractice occurs when health-care professionals are negligent, resulting in harm to the people they are treating. If you were hurt as a result of medical malpractice in Dover, you need an experienced attorney to fight for you.

At Burns, Bryant, Cox, Rockefeller & Durkin, P.A., we understand that health-care professionals have a responsibility to follow standards of care when treating patients. If you were hurt as a result of medical malpractice, we can help. Our experienced Dover medical malpractice lawyers hold negligent medical professionals accountable and fight the insurance companies to help you recover the financial compensation you deserve.

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Experienced lawyers fighting for the injured in Dover

Our Dover law firm handles cases involving:

  • Medication errors – Examples includes prescribing or administering the wrong type of medication, failing to prescribe or administer needed medication, or giving patients the wrong dosage. This can result in serious side effects, and failure to treat a patient’s condition.
  • Surgical errors – Surgery is a complicated medical procedure and negligence can result in errors. Surgeons may operate on the wrong patient or the wrong area of the body. There can be a problem with anesthesia, or an error during surgery can result in serious injury.
  • Birth injuries – Childbirth sometimes requires surgery and other invasive procedures. When these are performed negligently, both the mother and the newborn child can suffer serious harm. Examples of birth injuries include cerebral palsy, Brachial Plexus Injuries (BPI) and bone fractures.
  • Diagnostic errors – Illnesses and conditions can be difficult to diagnose. That’s why it’s important for doctors to carefully consider all symptoms and order the appropriate tests. When doctors are negligent, an incorrect diagnosis can be made and serious health problems can be mistreated or left untreated altogether.
  • Hospital injuries – Hospitals are supposed to be a place where people can rest and recover from their illnesses or injuries, but if they don’t receive proper medical attention and care, they can suffer other health issues, such as infections.
  • Nursing home abuse and neglect – When we place loved ones in a nursing home, we expect that they will be treated respectfully and that their health needs will be met. That isn’t always the case, and abuse and neglect can lead to serious injuries.

Contact us today for a free consultation at our Dover office

Insurance companies fight medical malpractice cases because they know there’s often a lot of money at stake. Our Dover medical malpractice attorneys can help you fight back. We build strong cases that insurance companies must take seriously. Our lawyers don’t rest until we recover the compensation you deserve, either through a negotiated settlement or jury verdict.

Our law firm has been serving clients in Dover and the Seacoast region for more than 150 years. Generations have trusted us to handle their legal matters because we work hard and are committed to getting the best results possible.

If you were injured as a result of medical malpractice in Dover, contact us to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced medical malpractice attorneys.

255 Washington St. Dover, NH 03820

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500 Market St, Suite A-2
Portsmouth, NH 03801

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