When you see a doctor after an accident, you trust them to run all possible testing and consider every detail to ensure that you receive the proper care you need to heal. Unfortunately, many doctors fail to practice the appropriate standard of care, which may result in a brain injury misdiagnosis. If this is the case for you, you may be unsure of what to do next to seek the justice you deserve.
At Davis & Davis, our Houston medical malpractice lawyers have over 70 years of combined experience, so we have the skills and knowledge needed to take on your claim, no matter the circumstances. We will work closely with you to understand your needs and goals to create a personalized plan that gives you the best chance of achieving a successful outcome. Our dedicated team handles every aspect of your claim so that you can focus on recovery.
What Should You Do After a Brain Injury Misdiagnosis?
After experiencing a brain injury misdiagnosis, you may feel overwhelmed and wonder about the best way to move forward in order to hold the liable party accountable. Taking the following steps can help you build a strong claim and achieve full compensation for your injuries:
Contact an Experienced Lawyer
When suffering from a brain injury misdiagnosis, your top priority should be recovering instead of worrying about the legal process. Therefore, one of the first steps you should take after discovering you received a brain injury misdiagnosis is to contact a reliable lawyer at Davis & Davis. We take the weight off your shoulders by handling the following elements of your claim:
- Conducting a thorough investigation
- Gathering and analyzing evidence and essential information
- Interviewing witnesses
- Identifying a liable party
- Accurately calculating your claim’s worth
- Utilizing resources, such as expert medical opinions, to strengthen your claim
- Answering your questions
- Speaking on your behalf
- Taking your claim to court if necessary
With our experience and dedication, your chance of achieving maximum compensation increases significantly. We will fight tirelessly to protect your future and hold the at-fault party accountable for their negligence.
Avoid Discussing Legal Matters
We understand you may want to speak about your claim with your family and friends or on social media, but doing so can result in the other party using something you say or post against you. Our compassionate and supportive lawyers are here to discuss your claim with you, answer your questions, and serve as your beacon of hope for a positive outcome.
Document Your Damages
A brain injury misdiagnosis can result in physical, emotional, and financial damages. To prove these damages, you should keep all receipts, invoices, bills, and pay stubs so that we can calculate your claim’s worth accurately. Additionally, you can journal about how your injuries have made you feel and how they affect your daily life. This can help demonstrate the non-economic damages you suffered due to the liable party’s careless actions.
Contact Our Trusted Team at Davis & Davis About Your Brain Injury Misdiagnosis Claim
Every year, roughly 2.5 million people suffer traumatic brain injuries, which often require immediate medical attention. So, when a medical professional misdiagnoses them and leaves them untreated, the consequences can be serious. In these cases, our passionate lawyers at Davis & Davis are here to help hold the liable party responsible and achieve full compensation for your injuries. Our complete, unmatched services give you the best chance of a successful outcome.
Our team of professionals provides the dedication and determination you deserve so that you can focus on recovery. Furthermore, we don’t charge you a cent unless we win your case, giving you peace of mind and reducing your stress. Schedule a free consultation today by calling us at (888) 522-9444 or filling out our contact form.