Medical Malpractice is Mostly Induced by Negligence

It is not far-fetched to assume that doctors are highly skilled professionals that we can rely upon for their expert assistance. They have gone through years of training and countless hours of practice to be adept at their profession. Their knowledge and ability to heal us of our particular ailments is the reason why they are so highly regarded by the community. It is also the reason why they are able to command such huge salaries. This is all fair and good as they also put in the sacrifice and effort to attain their current standing.

In spite of this, there are still times where even the most proficient doctors make mistakes. Nobody is perfect, its true. When it comes to your health however, it is indispensable that a physician performs stringent checks and performs the required medical procedures when handling all his patients. There should be no haphazard short-cuts, lazy efforts or hurried attempts at completing a task. These can have disastrous results which might not only be immediate but could run the risk of becoming a lifelong burden as well.

No room for error

Sadly, some medical professionals allow themselves to be lax with their work. There is a saying that familiarity breeds contempt. A doctor who has performed the same procedure many times might not be as careful as he once was when he was a beginner. Over-confidence may start to creep in, which could very well be the cause of most medical malpractice cases.   

It is when a physician fails to act according to his profession that accidents happen. This could either be intentional or due to avoidable mistakes. Such actions would be considered negligent in any case as it disregards the health and wellbeing of the patient. Every doctor should be mindful of their responsibility as a health care provider. The very nature of their calling demands that they are to promote a person’s quality of life, not diminish it.                                                                                                                                        

You deserve better

Your health is not for somebody to take guesses upon or is it something that a well-paid professional should take lightly. We at Lichtblau & Goldenberg will make sure that those who abuse the confidence entrusted in them by committing medical malpractice cases will be made to answer for their offences. You do not have to look any further. Contact us through 561-863-9100 to get a consultation free of charge.