One of the miracles of the human body is the manner in which it sends signals. Singnals control everything from the operation of internal organs to limb movement. When healthcare providers cause damage to the brain or spinal cord, the resulting paralysis can be devastating. Patients might permanently lose the capacity to earn a living or otherwise function normally in life.
In many cases, medical professionals have to make hard decisions. They must choose a course of treatment that leaves the patient alive but with physical limitations over another that may prove more damaging or even fatal. But, when paralysis is the result of medical negligence, patients and their families can hold the providers responsible for the injuries.
Paralysis can affect a single muscle group or an entire region of the body. Local paralysis affects one part of the body. Paralysis can also be complete or partial. Complete paralysis means there is no sensation left in the affected areas. Partial paralysis means there can still be sensation felt. Some of the symptoms include:
It is commonly categorized into three basic types:
The initial consultation is no charge , and if we agree to accept your case, we will work on a contingent fee basis. Meaning we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary award or recovery of funds.
DON’T DELAY! YOU MAY HAVE A VALID CLAIM AND BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES, BUT A LAWSUIT MUST BE FILED BEFORE THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS EXPIRES.
Call the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess if you are a victim of malpractice .
If you have suffered paralysis due to the negligence of a healthcare provider you need a lawyer with the skill to get you compensation. Physical therapy, medical expenses, assisted care, and specialized equipment can be very expensive. In some instances you may not be able to return to work. You need an attorney to get you financial assistance for your medical bills and future expenses.
Contact the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess to schedule a FREE CASE EVALUATION with one of our skilled attorneys today! Don’t Delay, Call Clay!