Medical Malpractice
Doctors, nurses, dentists, and other healthcare providers are required by law and professional standards of ethics to provide care according to accepted standards. Medical malpractice occurs when a medical professional's negligent act or an omission breaches an established standard of care, resulting in damage or harm to a patient. At Austin & Rogers, P.A., we have successfully represented numerous victims of medical malpractice. Medical malpractice claims are commonly contested by the insurance company; therefore, you will need a skilled and experienced attorney to represent your interests and obtain maximum compensation.

Common medical malpractice claims include:

  • Birth injuries
  • Surgical errors
  • Foreign objects left in the body
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Failure to treat or diagnose
  • Emergency room errors
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Medication errors

Elder Law
With the graying of America, elder laws are still rapidly developing. Areas which are a part of this growing field include medical and nursing home malpractice, and insurance coverage disputes. The skilled attorneys of Austin & Rogers, P.A., have the expertise and awareness to adapt to changes in the laws and fight for your rights and just compensation.

Deciding to put a loved one in a nursing home is often a very difficult decision to make, and you are trusting nursing home professionals and caregivers to watch after your loved one and adequately care for their needs. If your loved one has been the victim of abuse or negligent care, we can help. We are experienced, committed, and compassionate when helping you seek compensation.