When doctors and dentists make mistakes, their patients suffer. Lawsuits arising from cases of medical malpractice are not uncommon in Georgia. If you believe your client has been a victim of medical malpractice by a health service provider in Georgia, you will need an accurate case evaluation and reliable medical malpractice expert witness services. JD.MD’s services can give you the best chance for achieving compensation for the pain and injuries your client has suffered. JD.MD specializes in medical and dental malpractice and can provide you with the best medical legal services in the state.
Medical Malpractice in Georgia
Most cases of medical and dental malpractice in Georgia take place as a result of negligence on the part of health service providers. Some can also be attributed to deliberate acts of misconduct or fraud. The state's statute of limitations on medical malpractice cases is two years from the date of injury or death, which can be on the same date or after the date of the incident of malpractice. The case is harder to prove if the injury or death happens after many days of the incident. Having years of experience in the field, JD.MD can provide you with an accurate and reliable case evaluation and medical and dental malpractice expert witnesses, regardless of when the malpractice took place.
Healthcare in Georgia
Georgia is the largest state east of the Mississippi and the 8th most populous state in the USA. Being one of the fastest growing states (in terms of modern development and urbanization), the state attracts many people from other states, including health service professionals. No matter how rigorously regulated healthcare services may be, medical accidents and mistakes are quite common and cases of fraud are not unheard of.
Here are some healthcare facts about the state of Georgia:
- There are over 15,000 doctors and 6,000 dentists with active licenses in Georgia, serving an estimated population of 9,919,945.
- Only 15% of Georgians have health insurance, which is a decrease of 4.3% over the past 10 years.
- Infant mortality in the state is 7.7 deaths per 1,000 births, which is higher than that of many other states.
These facts make it clear that you will need highly experienced malpractice experts when faced with a medical or dental malpractice case. JD.MD can provide you with the most reliable expert witnesses and also advise on you whether your case is winnable or not.
JD.MD Services Offered in Georgia
JD.MD offers a wide range of medical malpractice evaluation and expert witness services in Georgia. We can prepare a Comprehensive Screening Report, an initial case evaluation that helps you understand the strengths and weaknesses of your case. If you decide proceed with litigation, we can provide the following services:
- Expert witness attorney services
- Medical expert witness
- Specialty medical and dental malpractice experts
If you need support in your medical or dental malpractice case in Georgia, contact us today at 1-800-225-5363 for an initial case evaluation or an expert opinion.