Medical and dental professionals need to exercise the utmost care and standards when treating patients. However, medical negligence does occur in Minnesota when patients are treated improperly or with a disregard of the law and specialized training. Medical malpractice can result in serious injury and is the third leading cause of death in the United States.
JD.MD assists attorneys, whose clients are victims of dental or medical malpractice in Minnesota. Cases can include prescribing inappropriate medication, using unsanitary instruments during appointments or surgery, or being treated for the wrong ailment. We evaluate the strengths of your case and provide expert medical or dental witnesses to testify in court.
An average of 200,000 patients in the United States die, as a result of medical malpractice each year. This number does not include those patients, who succumb to heart attacks and cancer which are the top two causes of death in the Unites States. In any circumstance, you want to be sure that you are receiving the best possible health care, even when considering the current health status in Minnesota:
- 61% of adults are overweight or obese
- 18% of people smoke
- Only 75% of people visit the dentist each year
- There are 26% hospitalizations for of heart attacks per year, despite this number decreasing every year
- A total of 9% of residents do not have health care coverage
At JD.MD, after determining that your case has merit, we will provide qualified medical and dental expert witnesses in all specialties. They are experts in their specialties and will give you unbiased opinions in the following areas, but not limited to:
- Oral Cancer
or an evaluation of your medical malpractice claim, access to specialty medical and dental experts, and other support services, contact JD.MD today to get started. We offer professional services for attorneys and the victims they represent.