Pain, suffering, and even death can result from a doctor’s error. When medical mistakes are made, many victims and their loved ones are not sure what the next step should be. Though medical malpractice cases are not uncommon in the state of Louisiana, many of these incidents of malpractice go unreported.
For those victims of medical or dental malpractice who do choose to pursue a lawsuit, their cases require the assistance of a dental or medical expert witness and malpractice services. At JD.MD, our goal is to help those affected by medical malpractice and their lawyers build solid malpractice cases, so they can receive the maximum settlements possible for their injuries and losses.
Our highly skilled dental and medical malpractice experts provide case evaluation services for lawyers. With more than 35 years of experience in reviewing cases and providing expert witnesses, JD.MD offers you the best medical legal services in Louisiana.
Dental & Medical Malpractice in Louisiana
According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. This may seem like a high number, but it only reflects cases that are actually reported. This statistic only a represents a small percentage of the number of medical malpractice cases that occur each year in cities like New Orleans and Baton Rouge.
Cases of dental and medical malpractice in Louisiana may involve incorrect or delayed diagnoses, surgical errors, hospital errors, medication errors, delayed or improper treatment, birth injuries, and other serious injuries or errors.
Healthcare in Louisiana
In the state of Louisiana, about 20 percent of the population does not have health insurance. Still, many residents are affected by illness, with the leading causes of death in the state being cancer, heart disease, and diabetes.
With just over 10,000 physicians for the state’s entire population of 4. 6 million, it is no wonder that incidents of medical malpractice do occur.
JD.MD Dental & Medical Malpractice Services in Louisiana
JD.MD can off you a variety of dental and medical malpractice case review and expert witness services in Louisiana. First, our Comprehensive Screening Report will identify the strengths and weaknesses of your case, as it will be evaluated by a medical or dental reviewer. From there, you may choose our additional services to assist with your case, such as:
- Medical Expert Witness Services
- Dental Expert Witness Services
- Malpractice Witness Services
- Medical Specialty Witnesses
Medical and dental malpractice cases are difficult and costly to pursue. Get the best possible chance of winning by getting in touch with JD.MD. Call us today at 1-800-225-5363.