Medical Malpractice |

"Inspector.

Owen Pickus, DO, Esq., specializes in medical malpractice law. Medical Malpractice occurs when a doctor, nurse, or other healthcare professional provides care that is not within the accepted standards of the medical community. Hospitals and healthCare institutions also are liable for medical malpractice when they are negligent in not keeping their protocols and procedures within the accepted standards of the medical community. When doctors, nurses, hospitals, healthcare facilities and other healthcare professionals deviate from the accepted standards of care, often, injury occurs. With over 35 years of medical experience, as a board certified internal medicine physician specializing in hematology/oncology, Dr. Pickus, Esq. is able to understand the medical field and use his experience to review medical records and hospital protocols and procedure to determine if medical malpractice has occurred.

Pickus & Associates have been successful in helping clients recover for injures sustained due to:

* Wrongful Death
* Pre and post-operative malpractice
* Surgical errors
* Missed or delayed cancer diagnosis
* Missed or delayed diagnosis
* Orthopedic malpractice
* Optical malpractice
* Cosmetic surgery malpractice
* Medication errors
* OBGYN malpractice
* Emergency Department errors
* Failure to treat signs and symptoms of impending heart attack
* Nursing home errors
* Failure to treat signs and symptoms of pulmonary emboli (blood clot in lung)
* Failure to treat signs and symptoms of stroke
* Failure to diagnose and/or refer patients with life threatening illnesses
* Radiology errors, failure to interpret
* Nursing errors
* Unnecessary surgery
* Retained foreign objects
* Birth injuries
* Pediatric
* Chiropractic malpractice