Medical malpractice litigation is technical, complex, and vigorously defended. Our team of medical malpractice lawyers has extensive experience in the assessment, development, and successful litigation of plaintiffs’ cases. We have won some of Canada’s largest medical malpractice awards on behalf of our clients.
Understanding that medical malpractice cases are highly personal, we work with our clients and experts to assess and develop the case, communicating the prospects of success each step of the way.
Canada’s Trusted Medical Malpractice Law Team
We have successfully represented our clients in cases involving cardiologists, chiropractors, emergency physicians, endocrinologists, family physicians, gastroenterologists, general surgeons, gynecologists, internists, obstetricians, oncologists, orthopedic surgeons, otolaryngologists, ophthalmologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, pediatricians, psychiatrists, radiologists, and urologists, as well as hospitals and nurses.
Issues we have handled include:
- Missed diagnosis
- Unindicated surgery or intervention
- Informed consent
- Medical mismanagement versus an error in judgment
- Surgical negligence versus surgical misadventure
- Failure to properly monitor and respond
Our lawyers for medical malpractice have extensive experience and knowledge in a broad range of medical and health law issues in addition to medical malpractice litigation, including complex health and health-related litigation, and other administrative and regulatory health law issues.
Representing Cases Of Obstetrical Malpractice
Obstetrical malpractice is a highly specialized subset of medical malpractice that involves cases where a breach of the obstetrical standard of care has resulted in injury to mother or baby.
Obstetrical malpractice injuries may occur as a result of prolonged oxygen deprivation due to delayed delivery or physical injury during the delivery process. These injuries may result in serious and permanent physical and neurological impairments to the baby, including cerebral palsy.
Our highly trained team of lawyers specializes in the assessment, development, and successful litigation of obstetrical malpractice cases. We work closely with our clients and highly specialized medical experts to assess and develop the case, communicating the prospects of success each step of the way.
If you need the power and expertise of a medical malpractice law firm to take on your case, talk to a Siskinds lawyer today.
Kimberly N. Knight
André I.G. Michael
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