Medical Malpractice Attorneys Handling Cases Of Professional Negligence In Prince George's County, Anne Arundel County, Charles County, Baltimore, and in the Maryland, Washington, DC, Metro area.


A patient’s well-being can be greatly impacted by a doctor’s mistake, misdiagnoses, or failure to properly identify and treat the problem.  Medical malpractice cases arise when a medical professional fails to provide—or recognize—proper health care treatment.

In the medical field, professional negligence is a breach in the standard of care medical professionals should provide to their patients.  They are specifically trained to be able to administer a standard level of care in diagnosing and treating medical issues.

Frequently Asked Questions: Medical Malpractice

A medical professional may be sued for professional negligence if their level of treatment does not meet a standard of care and in turn, brings preventable harm to a patient. Various medical professionals who could be held liable may include:

  • Surgeons

  • Primary care physicians

  • Specialists

  • Nurses

  • Physical therapists

Because every case of professional negligence is unique, be sure to speak to an experienced medical malpractice attorney as soon as possible if you suspect medical negligence. From our Bowie, Baltimore, and Waldorf, Maryland offices, we help clients receive the justice and compensation they deserve.

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