Medical Misdiagnosis

Medical Malpractice Litigation Attorney Of Northern Virginia

In no profession is there a greater level of responsibility to the client than the field of medicine. When patients consult doctors, physician's assistants, or nurse practitioners to diagnose medical maladies, there is an expectation that the healthcare professional providing the opinion will not only identify the nature of the condition, but will determine the best course of action by which to treat it. But doctors make mistakes, and sometimes those errors could have been avoided. The northern Virginia law firm of Michael N. Driscoll, P.C. fights for the rights of those who have been injured due to medical malpractice and misdiagnoses. If you have received a diagnosis that failed to treat your medical condition, or possibly even made it worse, contact personal injury attorney Michael N. Driscoll of Manassas, VA.

Medical Malpractice Cases Involving Misdiagnoses in the Commonwealth of Virginia

Personal injury and medical malpractice litigation attorney Michael N. Driscoll of northern Virginia fights for the rights of victims who have suffered injuries due to medical misdiagnoses. When a doctor or medical specialist misdiagnoses a medical condition, the outcome can include:

  • A temporary improvement followed by a return of the illness or medical condition
  • A worsening of the medical condition
  • Collateral damage caused by introducing the wrong medication or initiating an improper treatment
  • A prolonged recovery
  • Wrongful death brought on by either a failure to treat the condition or an aggravation of symptoms

Professional Virginia Medical Malpractice Lawyer for Full Compensation

If you've been injured or have suffered the exacerbation of a condition due to a medical misdiagnosis, under Virginia law, you are entitled to compensation for your additional medical expenses, time away from work, and your pain and suffering. Medical malpractice insurers, however, are reluctant to pay claims, and when they do, the settlements usually fall short of total remuneration. That's why you need the services of a Virginia personal injury lawyer who is known for his ability to garner large settlements and jury awards for his clients. Personal injury and medical malpractice attorney Michael N. Driscoll has forged a reputation in the Fairfax, Arlington, Loudoun, Prince William, and Fauquier circuit courts. Because he works on a contingency basis, you will not have to pay attorney fees out of pocket.

To schedule an appointment with North Virginia's top medical malpractice and misdiagnosis plaintiffs' attorney, call our Manassas office at 703) 659-4423.