Birth Injury Attorneys
Serving San Antonio, Texas
Childbirth should be full of joy and excitement. But sometimes things don’t go as planned and what should have been a joyous occasion becomes one filled with sadness and concern for both mother and child. A birth injury is an injury a baby suffers during labor or delivery. This of course in unexpected and can come as quite a shock, and can leave the child disabled for life and the family facing a lifetime of expensive medical care.
It is therefore extremely important to understand what went wrong and whether it could have been avoided. A birth injury can be caused by negligence on the part of medical professionals before during or after delivery. In these cases, the parents of an injured child may have the right to demand compensation for the cost of past and future medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering, as well as, therapy, home modifications, special vehicles or equipment, and other items needed to provide for their injured child.
Our Birth Injury Practice Areas
A birth injury can turn what is meant to be a blissful occasion into a demanding lifelong journey filled with ups and downs. At Patino Law Firm, our birth injury lawyer are devoted to working on behalf of injured children and their families and have a considerable amount of experience prosecuting cases involving:
- Cerebral palsy
- Erb’s palsy
- Facial paralysis
- Brain and spinal damage
- Postnatal infections
- Shaken baby syndrome
By holding doctors and other medical professionals accountable for the injury your child suffered during delivery, you can recover the compensation you need to care for your child and help to improve the standard of care received by all delivery room patients. We also help with liability issues in public locations.
Contact An Experienced Birth Injury Attorney Today
If your child or the child of someone you know in the Greater San Antonio area was injured at birth due to the negligence of a medical professional, contact Patino Law Firm at 210-646-9100 to find out how our experienced San Antonio birth injury attorneys can help you receive the compensation you are entitled to and which you will need to care for your child.