Types of Medical Malpractice Cases We Handle on Long Island

When medical professionals make a mistake in treating patients, it often leads to injuries and results in medical malpractice lawsuits. Depending on the facts, you can hold the doctor, hospital, or medical provider accountable for your injuries. Many mistakes can lead to patients becoming injured, but some of the most common medical errors include the following:

Man at a doctor visit.

The Benefits of Working with an Experienced Medical Malpractice Attorney

Most doctors and hospitals carry medical malpractice insurance. Insurance providers generally have in-house attorneys who try to protect the insurance carrier from paying claims to Injured patients. As a result, medical malpractice claims may proceed to litigation. Working with an experienced attorney in Nassau & Suffolk County in Long Island, NY can help you level the playing field and obtain the full compensation you deserve. When you hire Dell & Dean, PLLC, you can rest assured we will:

Array Aerial view of Long Island Beach.
Carefully investigate the
circumstances leading
up to your injury
Determine the cause of
your injuries and identify
all at-fault parties
Work with medical experts
to gather evidence and build
a strong case
Carefully estimate all of your
future expenses to maximize
the compensation
Demand compensation from negligent doctors, insurance companies, and any other liable party
Becoming injured during a medical
procedure is extremely traumatic,

and navigating the claims process can be even more difficult when trying to recover from an injury. Doctors, hospitals, and other medical providers are reluctant to discuss or disclose errors. During surgery, you may not be aware of any errors. Our attorneys can hold doctors and insurance carriers accountable.

We Have The Resources and Experience To Fight For You

Taking on cases involving medical negligence requires expert testimony about what happened to cause your injury. Dell & Dean, PLLC has an in-house medical doctor who examines every medical malpractice case. Our experience has allowed us to build a network of expert medical professionals who can examine your case and testify at trial regarding what went wrong.

Our Long Island Trial Attorneys Are Ready to Fight for You

We are fully prepared to go to trial in every case we take, regardless of the length or complexity. While we welcome and encourage settlements that fairly compensate our clients without a lengthy trial, we have the financial resources and courtroom experience needed to go to trial and effectively defend your interests whenever necessary.

We Will Give Your Medical Malpractice Case the Attention It Deserves

Typically, our clients who have been injured due to medical malpractice feel uncertain and anxious. Most are still determining their legal options and what can be done to help them. We have secured hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation for our injury victims. We have done this by consistently placing our client’s interests first. We practice law with honesty and integrity. We take the time to get to know you and your family — and then discuss your legal options with you. Dell & Dean, PLLC handles a variety of medical malpractice cases throughout Nassau County and Suffolk County on Long Island as well as the boroughs of New York City, and the surrounding areas.

Our Promise

We understand that victims of medical malpractice face significant financial difficulties, including mounting medical expenses and lost income from taking time off of work to recover. If you are considering filing a medical malpractice suit, you might be wondering how much it will cost.

Well, the answer? Nothing. Our firm advances all of the costs associated with prosecuting a case. We do not charge our clients legal costs or fees until we successfully obtain compensation for them through an insurance settlement, a lawsuit settlement, or a verdict in court.

We tell everyone who meets with us upfront the merits of their case and their chances of obtaining a positive outcome. If we take your case, it is because we can help you get the compensation you need. But, if the facts of your case do not merit a lawsuit, we will tell you and explain why.

Man wearing an arm brace, shaking hands with a lawyer.

Injuries Caused By Nursing Home Abuse

We help victims and families obtain justice when a loved one has experienced injury from nursing home abuse. Residents of nursing home facilities may be unable to communicate that they are receiving inadequate medical care. If you suspect that your loved one’s doctors, nurses, or other medical staff are negligently caring for your loved one’s medical needs, it’s important that you reach out to an attorney. Whether it is negligent care, financial exploitation, or physical abuse, we believe that individuals and institutions that do not properly treat their patients must be held accountable.

Elderly woman walking with cane, being assisted by a nurisng home worker.

Schedule a Free, No Obligation Consultation with a Long Island Medical Malpractice Attorney

You may be entitled to compensation through a medical malpractice lawsuit if you’ve been injured because of a medical professional’s negligence. You only have a limited time to file a claim for compensation, and reaching out to an attorney can help protect your legal rights. Contact the experienced attorneys at Dell & Dean, PLLC to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation and learn more about your legal rights.

Dell & Dean, PLLC handles a variety of medical malpractice cases throughout Nassau County and Suffolk County on Long Island as well as the boroughs of New York City, and the surrounding areas.