Nashville Birth Injury Attorneys
When a couple welcomes a newborn girl or boy to their family, it is often one of the most joyous experiences of their life, or at least it should be. Regrettably, when the medical professionals who are entrusted to lend their skills and expertise to ensure that no harm befalls mother or child make mistakes the consequences can be devastating for either one or both. In some cases, birth injuries may create complications which extend throughout the remainder of a child’s life.
If you or your child has suffered due to the negligence of those healthcare practitioners who were involved in labor, delivery, prenatal, or postnatal care, it may be appropriate to consider pursuing financial compensation for related damages. Contact the Nashville birth injury attorneys of Pohl & Berk, LLP, by calling 615-277-2765 today.
Common Birth Injuries
The health of both newborn and mother is in a delicate state at the time of childbirth, and accordingly it is critically important that all medical professionals who are involved in the administration of care take extraordinary precautions. When they fail to properly complete their duties, the following birth injuries may arise:
- Cerebral Palsy
- Erb’s Palsy
- Facial Paralysis
- Brain and Spinal Damage
- Post-natal Infections
- Shaken Baby Syndrome
Do not hesitate to contact us today if your child has suffered any of the above, or if you have developed a postnatal infection which could have been avoided had doctors, nurses, or other hospital staff adequately fulfilled their responsibilities.
Negligent doctors and other medical professionals must be held accountable for the harm that they have caused to you or your child. To schedule a free consultation with a compassionate and committed legal representative, contact the Nashville birth injury lawyers of Pohl & Berk, LLP, at 615-277-2765 today.