The Boulder Medical Malpractice attorneys at Cook, Bradford and Levy are trial tested medical malpractice lawyers. In Colorado, a doctor or other medical professional who does not follow the recognized standard of care and causes injury or unnecessary death of another is responsible for all the damage they cause. Examples of these types of medical malpractice or medical negligence cases include: child birth injuries; delayed or failure to diagnose a medical condition; misuse of pharmaceutical drugs; surgical mistakes; failure to obtain informed consent; improper or unnecessary treatments; medical mistakes; and wrongful amputations.
A severe injury or death caused by a medical provider’s negligent conduct can cause havoc on your family. If you were a victim of medical malpractice in Colorado, you need a team of medical malpractice attorneys on your side with the skills and resources to help make you whole during the difficult road to recovery. Our Boulder medical malpractice lawyers will help you and your family when a loved one has been seriously injured or died prematurely by the negligence of a medical provider.
The first step in the process is to have a medical expert carefully review the medical care in question to determine whether the medical provider departed from the standard of care which caused the patient to suffer substantial injuries. Once we believe your case has merit, our Boulder Medical Malpractice attorneys will have board certified medical experts conduct a complete review of your case. The reviewing doctor must certify that the patient received substandard care, then a malpractice claim may be pursued against the violating medical providers which often include doctors, nurses, and hospitals.Damages for Medical Malpractice Claims.
If you or a loved one has been injured because of medical malpractice you may be entitled to recover the following damages:
Economic damages include money for past and future medical expenses, past and future wage loss, impairment of future earning capacity, and other out-of-pocket expenses.
Non-economic damages include pain, suffering, inconvenience, loss of quality of life and emotional distress.
Physical impairment and disfigurement includes money for scars and physical disability as a result of the injuries you sustained from the medical malpractice.
Our lawyers have handled Medical Malpractice cases throughout Colorado, helping families navigate the difficult legal issues that almost invariably occur with what is often the sudden debilitating injury or death.
We are committed to handling all of the legal aspects of your case for you and your family. At Cook, Bradford and Levy, we handle these legal issues in the Medical Malpractice claim against those responsible, so your family can concentrate on the difficult emotional issues when recovering from your injury or loss.
If you or a loved one has been a victim of Medical Malpractice, the Boulder Medical Malpractice lawyers at Cook, Bradford & Levy may be able to help. We proudly serve people in Lafayette, Louisville, Denver, Arvada, Aurora, Fort Collins, and throughout the Front Range. Contact us at 303-543-1000 or via our online form for a free consultation.