Birth Injuries

It is estimated that some 27 out of every 1,000 births in the United States result in a birth injury. Common birth injuries include cerebral palsy, paralysis, brain damage, Erb’s palsy and brachial plexus injuries. Birth injuries cause untold pain and anguish to infants and family members. Birth injuries can also impair a child for life, causing unnecessary pain and suffering, with increased and sometimes unbearable health care costs and dependency on others.At Pickett Dummigan McCall LLP, we hold negligent medical professionals accountable for birth injuries, including:

Oregon Attorneys For Birth Injuries

All too often birth injuries result from negligence by medical professionals. Complications during pregnancy can be improperly diagnosed or overlooked. During labor, conditions can rapidly change, requiring quick but informed decisions to be made by medical providers. If at any point a health care professional fails to adhere to established professional standards, damages may be recoverable under medical malpractice laws.

It is imperative to consult a medical malpractice lawyer so that she or he can help evaluate the potential legal options available and ensure that your child or loved one is receiving appropriate care. We have an extensive network of doctors and nurses with whom we consult on these complex issues.

Find Out How Our Birth Injury Lawyers Can Help You

We have an extensive network of doctors and nurses with whom we consult on these complex birth injury cases. If you or a loved one had birth complications and your child suffered a birth injury, please contact our Portland birth injury attorneys today for a free consultation. Call 503-405-8037 now to discuss your birth injury case.

All our cases are contingency fee based: If you don’t recover, we don’t charge.