It is only normal to believe that practicing doctors are all properly trained and certified to perform the examinations and procedures needed to keep you healthy. Unfortunately, there are negligent physicians who are not properly equipped to perform the tasks required of them. In other cases, doctors are properly trained, but they are negligent and do not perform their job at the standards set by their profession. During the birth of your child, you need to be able to trust the doctor who is delivering your baby; however, thousands of children suffer birth injuries every year due to negligent medical professionals. Many of the birth injuries that occur are preventable if the mother and child are properly monitored and treated for conditions that might complicate the birth. Injuries may also occur after the delivery of the baby. Bruising, facial paralysis, nerve damage, and fractures are all possible birth injuries that may occur if the doctor mishandles the newborn.
Other common birth injuries include:
Although it may be intimidating for parents, pursuing legal action against a negligent doctor is vital to making sure that no other families are forced to suffer because of the doctor’s actions. Partnering with an experienced attorney can lessen the stress and anxiety of the legal process. The Wisconsin law office of Habush & Rottier, S.C. has a team of skilled Rhinelander birth injury attorneys. The Rhinelander lawyers are committed to the success of your case and will work closely with you to ensure that you receive the compensation that you deserve from those who have harmed you or your child. With 12 offices throughout Wisconsin, Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® has become one of the state’s largest personal injury law firms. Contact the Rhinelander birth injury attorneys today to schedule your free initial consultation.