Medical Mistakes

Birth injuries are not always caused by medical mistakes.  In fact, the majority of the time, birth injuries can’t be prevented by even the best doctors.  Many birth injuries have long lasting effects, often requiring decades of very expensive care.  When birth injuries are caused by a doctor error, or medical mistake, those responsible should pay.  It’s not to say they should be unreasonably punished or held to a higher standard of care than is reasonable.  Doctors have malpractice insurance and it’s for when they make a mistake.

The articles below involve some specific types of birth injuries or other problems.