We trust our doctors to diagnose medical conditions, but even great doctors can sometimes make mistakes. Misdiagnoses result in thousands of injuries and deaths throughout the country every year.
If you or a loved one has been misdiagnosed, a skilled Florida misdiagnosis lawyer at Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath may be able to help.
While no one intends for it to happen, a misdiagnosis can occur for a number of reasons including:
A Misdiagnosis can have devastating consequences. In some cases doctors will incorrectly tell a healthy patient that he or she has a disease or condition, the treatment of which can be costly and risky. In other situations, a sick person is told they are healthy or diagnosed with the wrong condition, resulting in a delay in treatment. If you or a loved one has experienced pain, suffering, medical expenses and other hardships due to a doctor’s misdiagnosis, you may be entitled to compensation. Please contact a Florida misdiagnosis attorney at Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath to discuss your options.