Medical Malpractice / Medical Mistakes / Medical Negligence

Altemus & Wagner is extremely selective about the medical malpractice cases we take in order to devote our time and attention to those we do take.

Medical negligence or “malpractice” occurs when a physician or healthcare provider either fails to do something that should have been done or does something that should not have been done which results in injury or death. Doctors and other health-care providers must follow certain standards when caring for patients. While a simple mistake may not be enough to constitute negligence, an injury or death caused by the failure to provide reasonably appropriate or common standards of care or the failure to diagnose a detectable condition may be malpractice.

The firm aggressively investigates and pursues claims for catastrophic injuries and death arising out of:

  • Birth Trauma
  • Failure to Diagnose Cancer and Other Diseases
  • Inappropriate or Negligently Performed Surgery
  • Anesthesia Injuries / Death
  • Disfigurement
  • Inappropriate or Dangerous Treatment Practices
  • Pharmaceutical Injuries and Prescription Drug Errors
  • Hospital and HMO Claims.

The lawyers’ experience allows them to help clients determine whether or not malpractice has occurred.

If you have been injured through the carelessness, negligence or irresponsible behavior of another individual, business, government entity or organization, you may have a valid personal injury claim. If you’re not sure whether you have a claim, the best thing to do is call us at 1-888-799-1234. Remember, the call is free. We can answer your questions and help provide the direction you need.

Call 1-888-799-1234 for a Free, Confidential Consultation if you believe you have a Personal Injury, Product Liability or Employment claim.

Medical Malpractice Law

Some attorneys or law firms brag about their settlements or verdicts in an attempt to entice clients. Altemus & Wagner does not do so because every case is unique. More importantly, Altemus & Wagner puts the same quality and aggressiveness into every case, not only the big cases.

You will find a great deal of helpful information on this website. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, call us at any time. You will be able to speak directly to an attorney who will answer your questions. There is never a charge to call and talk about a personal injury matter. You may also go to our online personal injury questionnaire and submit your information online. An attorney will contact you right away. If you prefer, we can also visit you in your home, place of business or care facility to discuss your personal injury claim.

Click here to fill out our online case questionnaire.

Since most of the time injured victims will suffer some form of loss (be it income, physical, emotional, or other), our legal system provides for compensation in these instances. However, the law only provides a limited time within which to pursue your claim, so you should contact us right away. If you wait too long, you will be forever barred from pursuing your claim.

If you have been injured in an accident, call Altemus & Wagner so you can avoid mistakes commonly made by injured individuals. Most likely, there will be a source of recovery for you. Don’t forget our online personal injury questionnaire where you can submit your information online.

Serving clients throughout Northern California, including Redding, Sacramento,  Nevada City, Oroville, Fairfield, Marysville. Eureka, Chico, and Roseville, and surrounding areas in Shasta County, Butte County, Nevada County, Sacramento County, Solano County, and Yuba County

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