Indiana PA Medical Malpractice Lawyer
Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Indiana, Pennsylvania
If you are a victim of medical negligence in Indiana, Pennsylvania, you have rights and legal options. You may be eligible for compensation for your injuries, lost income, and pain and suffering. However, proving medical negligence and receiving compensation can be challenging, in part because many hospitals, surgeons, doctors, and nurses have a “code of silence” about their colleagues and employers. Even when they know that negligence caused injury to a patient, they prefer to remain silent.
The best way to protect your rights in the aftermath of a serious medical injury at a hospital or medical facility in Indiana, PA is to employ experienced legal counsel. A knowledgeable Indiana medical malpractice lawyer can investigate the situation and ensure that the medical professionals and organizations responsible for your situation are held accountable.
Injured In Indiana, PA Due To Medical Malpractice And Have Questions? We Can Help, Tell Us What Happened.
If you were injured because a negligent medical professional made an error, or if a loved one died because of hospital negligence, an Indiana PA medical malpractice lawyer at Berger Lagnese & Paul, LLC can assist. Call us anytime to schedule a free consultation about your filing a malpractice claim in Indiana, Pennsylvania. With more than 40 years of experience handling medical malpractice claims in Indiana County, PA , our law firm should be your first call.
Examples of Our Indiana, PA Medical Malpractice Cases
Our Indiana medical malpractice lawyers handle all types of medical negligence claims, including those arising from:
- Birth injury
- Failure to diagnose cancer
- Delayed diagnosis
- Cancer misdiagnosis
- Anesthesia mistakes
- Errors in an emergency room
- Hospital mistakes
- Hospital-acquired infections
- Medication and pharmacy errors
- Surgical mistakes
- Radiology errors
- HIE (Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy)
- Pulmonary embolisms
The medical malpractice attorneys Berger Lagnese & Paul, LLC are ready to help you with your Indiana doctor negligence claim. Our team of experienced lawyers is committed to protecting your rights and obtaining the maximum compensation possible under Pennsylvania law.
Why Hire Our Indiana Medical Negligence Attorneys?
Our law firm has a 40-year tradition of winning medical malpractice and personal injury cases in Indiana and elsewhere in Western PA. Our Indiana medical malpractice lawyers are highly regarded both locally and nationally, having received AV ratings in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards from lawyer-rating service Martindale-Hubbell. We have also been listed in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania. Moreover, our attorneys appear in “The Best Lawyers in America” for medical malpractice. Our clients recommend us to their friends and families, citing both our high level of personal service and our willingness to fight on behalf of our injured and ill clients.
Medical Malpractice Against UPMC Shadyside Hospital
We obtained a $10 million verdict against UPMC Shadyside Hospital for medical malpractice which caused the death of Michael Rettger. This is the largest ever recorded medical malpractice verdict in Pittsburgh, PA.
Cerebral Palsy And Brain Damage
We obtained a jury verdict of $6,000,000 in the Court of Common Pleas of Indiana County against Indiana Hospital and an obstetrician.
Medical Malpractice Against UPMC Shadyside Hospital
UPMC Shadyside paid a $3,200,000 judgment as a result of $2,500,000 verdict against UPMC Shadyside for the family of a 24 year old who died because the nurses failed to have the patient seen by a doctor despite a significant change in his condition.
Failure To Diagnose Lung Cancer
We obtained a jury verdict of $1.8 million in Erie against two doctors for failing to diagnose and treat our client’s lung cancer. As a result of this failure, our client died unnecessarily.
Contact a Knowledgeable Indiana, PA Medical Malpractice Lawyer
If you were hurt or a loved one died due to the negligence of a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional in Indiana, PA, call the experienced medical malpractice lawyers at Berger Lagnese & Paul, LLC. We offer free consultations, so you have nothing to lose and much to gain by learning how our firm can help you get the compensation you need and deserve. Call us at 412-471-4300 or complete the online form.
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Information on Indiana, Pennsylvania
Indiana is the county seat of Indiana County in Pennsylvania. The borough has a population of more than 14,000. Indiana Regional Medical Center, with about 115 physicians, was founded in 1914 and is an important employer. The largest employer in the borough is Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh-area borough is known as the “Christmas Tree Capital of the World.” It is also the birthplace of famed actor Jimmy Stewart.
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