Military Medical Malpractice Attorney
Unfortunately, thousands of people fall victim to medical malpractice every year at military and veterans hospitals throughout the world. If you or someone you love has been injured, harmed, or died while under the care of a military doctor or hospital, it is important to contact an experienced military medical malpractice lawyer as soon as possible.
Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional acts negligently and deviates from the accepted standard of care for his or her field of medicine. Persons who have suffered from medical malpractice in a Government-run military hospital or clinic are protected by the Federal Tort Claims Act or Military Claims Act. In certain circumstnaces, victims of military medical malpractice can sue the military or Government when their doctor or physician fails to provide attention or treatment that meets the accepted standard of care in their field.
All veterans and active servicemen and woman of the United States military deserve the same quality medical care and treatment as patients in non-military hospitals. If you or someone you love is the victim of military medical malpractice, attorney Scot Sikes can help you seek and recover damages from the Government for your injuries or illness. Mr. Sikes has experience handling a wide range of military medical malpractice cases, including but not limited to:
- Failure to diagnose
- Surgical errors
- Medication errors
- Anesthesia errors
- Birthing injuries
- Medical negligence
- Failure to conduct necessary tests
- Defective medical devices
Victims of military medical malpractice often face high medical bills, treatment expenses, and prescription medication costs. An injury or illness stemming from medical malpractice can make it difficult or impossible for a victim to return to work and earn a living. Furthermore, sometimes a victim requires expensive adaptive equipment for their injuries or illness. When all of these expenses add up, it can be incredibly stressful and overwhelming. An aggressive and knowledgeable military medical malpractice lawyer like Scot Sikes can help you take legal action and seek damages for your pain and suffering, lost wages, and mounting medical expenses.
Contact Military Medical Malpractice Lawyer Scot Sikes
If you or someone in your family is the victim of military medical malpractice, it is crucial that you contact Attorney Scot Sikes right away. Typically, a victim has only two years from the date of the incident in which to assert their claim, or it may be forever barred by the statute of limitations. You do not deserve to suffer because of the mistakes of your doctor or physician! An injury or illness stemming from medical malpractice can be extremely difficult to overcome and can severely limit your ability to live a normal and rewarding life. Let military medical malpractice attorney Scot Sikes utilize his resources, knowledge, and experience to help you recover the monetary compensation you not only need but deserve. As a former member Federal Tort Claims Attorney in the United States Army’s Judge Advocate General’s Corps, Mr. Sikes knows firsthand the nuances of the federal claims process. In addition, he understands and appreciates the sacrifices you have made for your country. Mr. Sikes strongly believes that those who so bravely serve the nation and their family members deserve the best medical treatment available. When that system fails, Mr. Sikes is 100% committed to doing whatever it takes to make sure you receive the highest amount in restitution possible for your injuries or illness. In addition to conferring with the Registered Nurse on his staff, Mr. Sikes will thoroughly investigate the incident by reviewing all medical charts and reports, and interviewing the physician and hospital staff involved in your case.
To schedule a no obligation consultation with a military medical malpractice lawyer who is truly devoted to protecting your best interests and helping you overcome this difficult time in your life, please contact the Law Offices of Scot Sikes today at (706) 494-6900 or 1-866-494-6908! Mr. Sikes helps veterans and members of all branches of the military stationed in both the United States and abroad file medical malpractice claims against the responsible parties.