Medical Malpractice Attorney

Doctors and medical professionals provide critical services to people in every community. Unfortunately, doctors, nurses, and other medical industry employees cause injuries to their patients on occasion. Some injuries caused by medical professionals are not the result of medical malpractice, but some injuries are indeed caused by malpractice. Scott Iles has proven to be one of the leaders in this area of the law based on his successful representation of patients who were injured during the course of their medical treatment.

Sometimes doctors or nurses cause an injury during a medical procedure and sometimes these medical professionals cause conditions to worsen by omission. The method for determining whether an injury is the result of medical malpractice is timely and complicated.

The legal standard for finding negligence on behalf of a doctor or medical professional has been heightened by the Louisiana Legislature to protect the medical industry. The procedure for attempting to hold doctors responsible for medical malpractice is also more complicated than most other legal claims in Louisiana. Doctors must be found to have breached the accepted standard of medical care. Properly addressing this inquiry is difficult for all parties involved.

Pursuing a medical malpractice claim requires a tremendous amount of time and resources. Scott Iles has handled medical malpractice claims involving doctors, hospitals, nurses, ambulances, nursing homes, and medical clinics. Determining whether a medical malpractice claim even exists is an involved process that requires consultations with medical professionals in addition to a significant understanding of medicine, anatomy, physiology, and the law.

Scott has successfully handled numerous medical malpractice claims because of his ability to understand when medical errors have fallen below the acceptable level of care. Scott has consistently held doctors and hospitals responsible for their mistakes that resulted in injuries to their patients.

Whether your claim involves a doctor, a nurse, a hospital, a nursing home, a surgical procedure, or some other medical aspect, call Scott and he will evaluate your claim without charging a fee.