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Birth Injury Lawyer Philadelphia

When can a birth injury occur?

Birth injuries can occur prior, during or after the expectant mothers gave birth. These types of injuries can even happen even to a healthy expectant mother. This is why most pregnant women have growing fears, especially when about to give birth due to the possible complications that could affect them.

According to Philadelphia medical malpractice lawyers any concerned parent would never wish of having their newborns diagnosed with birth injuries. If you or your loved one’s has suffered birth injury and would like to get expert advice on what to do next, it’s appropriate to locate a laws firm with credible birth injury attorneys to assess your case.

Types of errors committed before birth that could lead to birth injury

  • Lack of planning on the part of the medical professional who will perform the delivery procedure.
  • Failure to diagnose accurately the existing medical complications of the expectant mother or unborn child.
  • Exposure of the fetus to harmful chemicals by the birthmother.
  • Prescription drugs taken by the mother before or during the pregnancy.
  • Use of excessive force to deliver the child like use of delivery tools (forceps or vacuum to assist in delivery).
  • Inappropriate care was given by the medical professionals (doctor, midwife, nurse) during labor and delivery.
  • Proceeding with vaginal delivery procedure even if there is indication that the unborn child’s weight is too large for a normal or vaginal birth.
  • Failure to detect the baby’s birthing position like headfirst during delivery that can lead to serious complications.

Types of accidents that may arise during birth

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Erb’s Palsy
  • Klempke’s Palsy
  • Prachial Plexus
  • Oxygen Deprivation
  • Mental Retardation
  • Bleeding of the brain
  • Birth asphyxia
  • Swelling of the brain
  • Facial nerve damage
  • Skull fracture

How can a birth injury lawyers in Philly help you?

Birth injuries do vary. Each case of a birth injury is different including the extent of harm done both on the mother and the newborn. This is why only an experience Philadelphia legal firms in birth injuries must handle these cases of their complexities. Keep in mind, learning that you and/or your precious newborn suffered birth injuries due to negligence on the part of the medical professionals before, during or after the birth, you have every right to claim the maximum compensation.

Consult now a birth injury lawyer

Don’t carry the burden on your own, especially if the birth injury resulted to huge medical expenses and long-term medical treatments from specialists. Book now for a private meeting with any of the attorneys of a certified law firm that has proven track record of many won cases of birth injuries and have the people behind this birth injury be held accountable.

How to have a successful meeting with a law firm?

Once you managed to book for a private consultation for FREE, don’t hesitate to ask all your concerns. Be sure to bring with you all valuable documents that will fast track the evaluation of your birth injury case such as medical records, laboratory results, prescribed medicines and other findings before, during and after birth. These documents will be used as evidences to validate the presence of negligence on the part of the medical professionals.

 

Call 888-734-6587 for a risk free consultation.

Call 888-734-6587 for a risk free consultation.