Wyoming Medical Malpractice

Wyoming Medical Malpractice Attorneys

Were you misdiagnosed by a medical professional?
Did that misdiagnosis lead to an injury?
Are you still struggling through your recovery?

It is important you contact our medical malpractice lawyers at Burg Simpson as soon as possible by calling 307-527-7891 or fill out a Free Case Evaluation Form here so we can help recover the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Do not risk your health by waiting around for things to get better.

Our Wyoming Medical Negligence Lawyers handle the following cases:

Birth Injury
Failure to Diagnose Cancer
Family Doctor Errors
Hospital Errors
Medication Errors
Surgery Mistakes
Wyoming Medical Malpractice Attorneys

What Is Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice occurs when your health care provider causes you harm because the medical care they deliver is below what would normally be considered acceptable. As patients, we place our faith, our well-being, and our very lives, in the hands of doctors and nurses. Trusting them completely to act carefully and responsibly. Unfortunately, that does not always happen. Sometimes, for whatever reason, a medical professional’s work is careless or outright negligent. When that happens, the patient pays the price.

It is worth pointing out that not every medical case that turns out poorly is a case of medical malpractice. Medicine is not always the most precise science, and despite the staggering technological advances in the field of medicine – and the best of medical facilities – complications can still occur. Medical malpractice arises when your doctor fails to meet the minimum standard of care, which leads to an injured patient.

If you or a loved one has been seriously hurt during the course of medical treatment, Burg Simpson’s medical negligence attorneys are here to help. Reach out to Burg Simpson Wyoming today by calling 307-527-7891 or by filling out a Free Case Evaluation Form right now.

How Do You Determine Medical Malpractice?

When you or a loved one suffers an injury during a medical procedure, deciding whether the injury rises to the level of doctor malpractice can be difficult to determine. Our medical malpractice lawyers in Cody, Wyoming can help. Unfortunately, the injured party bears the burden of proof in a malpractice suit. This means that when you seek to bring a medical lawsuit, victims have to legally establish that:

  • The negligent medical professional owed a duty of care to the injured party
  • The medical professional failed to meet or deviated from an acceptable standard of care owed to the patient
  • A link exists between the healthcare professional’s negligent act and/or omission and the patient’s injury
  • Actual damage to the patient occurred

If you are convinced you were hurt as a result of a doctor’s negligence, please contact us so we can go over your condition. Call our Wyoming office of Burg Simpson today at 307-527-7891 for a free, no-obligation consultation.

What Is Your Medical Malpractice Case Worth?

Our experienced team of hospital malpractice lawyers, paralegals, and support staff will analyze every case carefully to assess the validity of your medical malpractice suit. The factors we consider include:

  • The nature and extent of the injury and the treatment received
  • The extent of liability of each party involved
  • The potential economic loss the victim suffered
  • Future medical needs and expenses
  • The types of damages that can be recovered include economic, non-economic and sometimes even punitive damages

Medical malpractice cases can be extremely difficult to present and costly to win. Because the evidence in a medical malpractice case is often highly complex and tough for the average juror to understand, you need both legal and medical experts on your side. That is why we have gathered together a knowledgeable team, which includes outside medical experts to review the facts of your medical lawsuit.

Let us help you get back on the road to recovery. Call Burg Simpson at 307-527-7891 before it is too late.

How Much Time Do I Have To File A Medical Malpractice Suit?

The statute of limitations in medical malpractice cases can vary wildly from state to state. In Wyoming, the standard statute of limitations is two years from the date of the incident. However, there are always exceptions to deadlines like this, which is why you need the experience of a trained negligence attorney. If you think you or a family member has been victimized by negligent medical treatment, do not waste time. Contact a medical claims lawyer at Burg Simpson Wyoming quickly to determine your best course of action going forward. Call 307-527-7891 today or fill out a Free Case Evaluation Form HERE.

An Experienced Legal Malpractice Lawyer

At Burg Simpson Wyoming, we have handled thousands of medical malpractice claims over the last 40 years, recovering millions of dollars in damages for individuals in Wyoming and across the country. Our team of medically qualified Wyoming attorneys and nurse consultants are able to quickly and effectively evaluate your claim. If you or a loved one has been injured and you suspect medical malpractice was to blame, contact us today at 527-7891 today or fill out a Free Case Evaluation Form right away.

Michael Burg body broker interview

 March 19, 2019

Inside Edition Interviews Michael Burg on Body Broker Case

Esteemed founding shareholder Michael Burg explained the details of a body broker case in Arizona brought by several families against Biological Resource Center, Inc. and its owner, Steve Gore. In this terrible case, the families donating their deceased loved ones’ bodies to scientific research did not realize the company intended to dismember the corpse and… Read more »

Bolye, Nelson

 March 18, 2019

Colorado Supreme Court Refuses to Take Up Wal-Mart’s Challenge to the Collateral Source Rule

Colorado Supreme Court Refuses to Take Up Wal-Mart’s Challenge to the Collateral Source Rule In the 2018 case of Forfar v. Wal-Mart, 2018 COA 125, Burg Simpson Attorney Nelson Boyle won an important appeal on behalf of Burg Simpson’s client Robert Forfar. Mr. Fofar was represented at trial by several attorneys at the Paul Wilkinson… Read more »

Michael Burg on KHOW

 March 15, 2019

Michael Burg on KHOW Talk Radio: Your Money, Your Retirement, on Saturday, March 16th at 2 pm.

Michael S. Burg, the founding shareholder at the law firm of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, will be appearing on the weekly talk radio show, Your Money, Your Retirement on Saturday, March 16th at 2 pm. Mr. Burg will be a guest of co-host Tim Smile on KHOW radio. Michael Burg will be discussing… Read more »

 March 11, 2019

Burg Simpson Presents Awards to the 2019 Scholarship Competition Winners!

     Each year, Burg Simpson awards college scholarships to the graduating high school seniors who win our essay competition regarding the importance of the U.S. civil jury system, and how it is being threatened. The annual Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition is an outstanding opportunity for high school seniors to obtain additional funds for college,… Read more »

Broken Med Mal Statute – Medical Malpractice Lawsuit – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 6, 2018

Wyoming Lawmakers Still Have Not Fixed The State’s Broken Med Mal Statute

In November 2014, the Supreme Court of Wyoming ruled on what appeared to be a run-of-the-mill medical malpractice lawsuit. What began as a simple question over the statute of limitations for filing such an action would generate a reply that would upend not one, but two, state laws. Strictly speaking, Wyoming law establishes a two-year… Read more »

 February 15, 2012

Surviving Sepsis

Sepsis is an infection that has spread from a localized site, such as a bladder or upper respiratory infection, to the blood, affecting the body as a whole. Sepsis is a medical emergency, and can be life-threatening, because it causes an interruption of oxygen and nutrients to the body’s vital organs. Anyone can develop sepsis from a localized infection,… Read more »

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

 April 1, 2013

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

Burg Simpson’s Michael S. Burg is one of America’s leading lawyers when it comes to representing individuals injured by dangerous and defective medications. In this interview Michael talks to Ring of Fire T.V. host Mike Papantonio about immunity afforded to the makers of generic pharmaceutical drugs and the role of the FDA.

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