Childbirth is a natural — but far from straightforward — process. Lots of things can happen in the days and hours surrounding the birth that can endanger the child and the mother. In fact, the entire family is affected by obstetrical complications. Many of these dangers are not the fault, or brought on by, the doctor or other personnel. But these “professionals” are expected to know how to deal with common problems. Sometimes their failure constitutes malpractice. Contact a Houston, Texas obstetrical complications lawyer from Davis & Davis today to learn more about how we can help.
Obstetrical Complications Lawyer Serving Clients in & around Houston, Texas
For decades, the legal team here at Davis & Davis has been dedicated to helping victims of medical negligence and malpractice attain the justice they deserve. Cases involving obstetrician malpractice must only be handled by a competent Harris County, Texas medical malpractice lawyer with decades of experience representing injured patients. We understand that an act of malpractice often comes with a significant impact, which is why we focus on the legal aspect of your injury while you can focus on what matters most: healing.
Monitoring Mother and Child
The condition of the mother and the child is by definition changing and needs to be constantly monitored. The mother’s blood pressure and other vital signs need to be monitored to quickly respond to and treat preeclampsia, hypertension, and other problems. Postpartum hemorrhage is a life-threatening possibility referring to a severe loss of blood. Though you can’t
Other problems that may be due to obstetrician malpractice include:
- Toxemia, also known as Preeclampsia
- HELLP syndrome
- Vaginal breech delivery
- Cesarean (“C-section”) complications
- Postpartum hemorrhage
- Uterine rupture
- Pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH)
- Preeclampsia and eclampsia
- Clotting abnormalities
- Brain damage caused to a baby by forceps delivery
- Liver injury
- Erb’s palsy (arm weakness or paralysis)
- Anesthesia errors
- Medication errors
If you or your loved one has experienced any of the aforementioned injuries as a result of obstetrician malpractice, you can rely on a Houston, Texas obstetrician injuries lawyer right here at Davis & Davis to fight for you.
Contact a Houston, Texas Obstetrician Malpractice Lawyer
Davis & Davis attorneys care about our clients. We practice in obstetrician malpractice to serve those injured and hold doctors to a reasonable standard. We have nearly 70 years of experience. For an appointment to discuss obstetrician malpractice, contact us online today so we can begin working on your case. Remember, we are always on your side. Davis & Davis proudly accepts referrals from Texas attorneys and law firms nationwide.