Law Offices of Salazar, Sullivan & Jasionowski
Menu Contact

Grave damage can occur in a failure to diagnose case

Patients who go to the emergency room with signs that something is seriously wrong should be able to get the care that addresses the problem. This includes people who have a heart attack or stroke. Failing to diagnose these conditions properly can lead to the patient suffering from major health impacts, and it might even lead to death. We know that no patient should have to deal with a doctor not diagnosing their condition properly. When this does occur, the patient might choose to seek compensation.

There are many things that happen when you aren't diagnosed properly or have a delayed diagnosis. One of these is that you will need medical care to try to address the underlying problem and the issues that came from not beginning that treatment sooner.

This could mean that you have to deal with more invasive things like surgery or even treatments that are harsher than what they would have been otherwise. All of this can result in you suffering and being out of more money than what would have been necessary if the diagnosis had been handled correctly when you first went into the emergency room.

When you choose to seek compensation for the failure to diagnose, you have to determine how you are going to show that your issues stem from the doctor's error. This isn't always easy, but looking into the facts of the case might provide the information you need to make this happen. In some cases, having a medical expert review your case can be the key to finding the way to present your case. We can work with you to get it all together.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Contact Salazar, Sullivan & Jasionowski today to learn more about how we can help you.

Call our firm at 505-349-4003 or toll free at 888-819-2544.

Email Us For A Response

Get Help Today

Get Help Today

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Map + Driving Directions
Law Offices of Salazar, Sullivan & Jasionowski

100 Gold Avenue SW, Suite 201
Albuquerque, NM 87102-3476

Toll Free: 888-819-2544
Phone: 505-349-4003
Fax: 505-314-1419
Albuquerque Law Office

Review Us