At the Missouri law firm of Dempsey & Kingsland, P.C., our attorneys understand the frustration you feel when you or a family member cannot get an accurate diagnosis of an illness. Frequently, the consequences of a failure to diagnose are far more serious than mere frustration. For many illnesses such as cancer, speedy treatment is crucial to success in eradicating the illness. A missed or wrong diagnosis can lead to a long-term illness, inability to continue working, a permanent disability requiring long-term care, or death.
At Dempsey & Kingsland, P.C., we work to acquire fair compensation for injuries caused by negligent failure to diagnose illnesses or medical conditions. Our experienced lawyers, working with a team of medical experts from around the country, can evaluate your case and determine the full extent of the damage caused by negligent misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose your medical condition.
To speak with one of our lawyers during a free initial consultation, contact the failure to diagnose attorneys at Dempsey & Kingsland, P.C. to schedule an appointment. There is no attorney’s fee until we recover the compensation you need and deserve.
Common Diagnostic Failures
Certain medical problems elude diagnosis more often than others, but failure to meet the accepted standard of medical care in diagnosing them is medical malpractice. At Dempsey & Kingsland, P.C., our attorneys have handled cases arising from diagnostic errors involving:
- Brain injuries
- Birth injuries
- Neurological disorders
- Multiple sclerosis
- Liver disease
- Crohn’s disease
- Heart attack
- Colon cancer
How a Medical Malpractice Attorney Can Help
Our failure to diagnose attorneys, working with our network of medical specialists, will work to quickly determine the nature of your injury and its long-term consequences to you. To speak with an attorney about a suspected failure to properly diagnose your medical condition, contact Dempsey & Kingsland, P.C. The initial consultation is free and you owe no attorney’s fee until we recover compensation for your injuries caused by a diagnostic problem. Call us toll free at 816-421-6868.