Michael H. Bereston, Inc.

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A doctor's error can affect more than just your health

Patients in Maryland know that many of the medical professionals they encounter are diligent, hard-working people who want the best for their patients. However, this is not the case across the board and, as happens throughout the United States, there are many occasions where doctors and other medical personnel fail to adhere to the standards set out for them. Sadly, it is often the patients who suffer as a result.

There are many reasons mistakes can happen, from poorly written prescriptions to a complete misdiagnosis. However, the consequences are often similar. Patients either go without the necessary treatment due to their condition being overlooked, or they receive the wrong treatment which could even serve to exacerbate their existing condition.

Not only can this have an extremely negative impact on your health, it can also be highly demoralizing and may cause you to lose faith in the doctors you rely on for your treatment. On top of all this, unnecessary medical expenses can become a strain on your finances, which is the last thing you need when you should be focusing on recovering from your illness or injury

If you have been harmed as a result of a mistake made by your doctor or, indeed, any other medical professional, you may be feeling upset, confused or even angry. It can be hard to know how to act in this situation or to whom you can turn. However, there is support available, and you do not have to handle this sensitive matter alone.

Our page on medical malpractice has more detailed information on the steps you can take after suffering the consequences of a medical error. Meanwhile, an attorney may be able to provide invaluable guidance as you prepare your claim and seek the justice and remuneration you deserve for the mistreatment you have suffered.

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Michael H. Bereston, Inc.
138 Main Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 2990
Annapolis, MD 21401

Maryland: 410-793-4554
Toll Free: 866-517-4037
Baltimore/Annapolis: 410-269-5011
DC: 202-628-2226
Fax: 410-269-5022

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