Seeking Justice for Your Loss
Any injury can have serious effects on the victim and their family. Catastrophic injuries are particularly grave, and can result in long-term or lifelong implications. Patients may suffer the loss of a sense such as hearing or eyesight, or suffer a loss of speech. Brain injury or spinal cord injury can result in paralysis or cognitive dysfunction. In extreme cases, wrongful death can occur. Our attorneys are highly experienced in catastrophic patient injury cases and will provide complete guidance so you can concentrate on recovery and healing.
When the death of a loved one occurs because of a negligent doctor, nurse, or pharmacist, the attorneys at Younker Hyde Macfarlane can help you obtain the accountability and damages you need to cope with your tragic loss.
Injuries to the brain can be incredibly devastating. Brain trauma can change virtually everything about a person. If you or a loved one has been affected by a brain injury that could have been avoided, our expert legal team can help you and your family secure the compensation you need and deserve.
In an instant, spinal cord injuries can result in permanent, life-changing damage. Whether the problem developed slowly or was the result of trauma, doctors who fail to order the right tests, or fail to diagnose serious complications, can potentially cause their patients a lifetime of suffering.
Loss of Hearing
Hearing loss can dramatically affect your quality of life. If you believe your hearing loss could be the result of medical malpractice or a preventable medical error, the attorneys at Younker Hyde Macfarlane have the resources, education, and experience to help you secure the compensation you deserve.
Your vision is an invaluable asset. Loss of vision can inhibit your ability to work, affect your relationships, and severely limit your independence. If a surgical error has resulted in loss of vision for you or a loved one, we can help.
Loss of Speech
The ability to verbally communicate with those around you is incredibly important to your quality of life. When a medical error or negligent care results in the loss of speech, it can result in considerable grief not only for the victim, but also their loved ones.
Because blood clots can so often lead to injury or death, it is essential that they are diagnosed and treated as quickly as possible. If a physician fails to detect and treat a blood clot, the consequences can be deadly.
Timely diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic problems is essential to maintaining the structure and function of your bones. Improper care of a fractured bone or injured or severed ligament can quickly lead to loss of movement.