Medical professionals have a duty to provide a standard level of care to all they treat. Yet medical malpractice is alarmingly common. The Indiana Department of Health documented that there were 94 reported medical errors in 2009 — the top three most common errors involved foreign objects remaining in the body after surgery, pressure ulcers occurring after a patient is admitted to the hospital and surgery being performed on the wrong body part.
The malpractice lawyers at Theodoros & Rooth, P.C. have a thorough understanding of medical malpractice law. With more than 110 years of combined experience in the legal arena, we know how to structure an effective lawsuit against healthcare professionals whose actions fall below the acceptable level of care. We regularly represent clients in a wide range of medical malpractice cases, including those involving:
We know how frustrating a medical malpractice lawsuit can be due to its complex nature, and we are committed to providing responsive, effective service from the moment we begin to work on your case until its ultimate resolution.Our medical malpractice lawyers' commitment to patient safety
We are also dedicated to the mission of ensuring medical professionals adhere to the standards of care they owe their patients. We fight against breaches of these standards in our mission to make our communities safer. The best way to do this is to hold medical practitioners accountable for their actions when a patient’s well-being is compromised.Speak to an attorney as soon as possible to determine if your injury warrants a lawsuit
Not all injuries resulting from a healthcare professional’s error are grounds for medical malpractice lawsuits. To determine whether you have a valid suit, you must meet with a qualified lawyer to discuss the circumstances of your injury. At Theodoros & Rooth, P.C., we offer free initial consultations and can have a skilled Indiana medical malpractice lawyer meet with you to assess whether the healthcare provider’s actions were negligent. Our office works with trusted expert witnesses who can testify on your behalf to help prove liability in your case.Committed to justice and patient safety for injury victims since 1988
Located across the street from the Methodist Hospital in Merrillville, Indiana, the injury law firm of Theodoros & Rooth, P.C. stands by your side through every step of your case. We are located just 30 miles outside Chicago. Call us at 219.769.6393 or contact us online to tell us about your injury. We look forward to speaking with you.