You put your trust in your medical provider, but sometimes things go wrong. Medical malpractice is often the result of a preventable medical error by a medical professional, whose actions deviate from standard practice. If you have been the victim of what you believe is medical malpractice, you need to contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. A medical negligence lawyer can help you file a lawsuit against the medical professional or facility that is responsible for your losses. The Law Offices of John B. Richards will help you get payment for the losses you have suffered, including:
- Medical Bills
- Pain and Suffering, Loss Of Enjoyment Of Life
- Economic and Non-Economic Losses
- Loss of Earning Capacity
Every year, an estimated 251,000 patients die due to avoidable medical mistakes, according to the Institute of Medicine. Anyone in the medical field can be held responsible for medical malpractice, including registered nurses, chiropractors, physical therapists, plastic surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, OBGYNs, and hospitals.
Attorney John B. Richards is a Santa Barbara and Ventura medical malpractice lawyer. He is highly experienced and familiar with the many laws governing medical malpractice cases, including the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA), which institutes a one year deadline for suing a health care provider for medical malpractice. Attorney Richards and his staff provide personalized attention to each of their clients who have suffered serious or catastrophic injuries caused by medical malpractice.
We can Help with your Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
If you or a loved one have been a victim of medical malpractice in Ventura County, Santa Barbara, or Santa Maria, call the Law Office of John B. Richards today at 805.683.2736 to schedule a free consultation appointment.
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