Infant Brain Damage Attorneys in Philadelphia
Did Your Baby Suffer Brain Damage Because of Another’s Negligence?
We Can Help!
Did you know roughly three in every 1,000 babies born in the United States
suffer brain injuries? If your child was hurt due to the negligence or
carelessness of another, you have a right to hold the guilty party accountable
for their actions.
Our firm is passionate about fighting for the rights of injured infants and their
families, and if your baby was injured during or after birth, we want to help.
At Shrager & Sachs, we know how traumatizing it is to see your
baby suffer a brain injury because of a negligent medical staff or facility.
We are dedicated to providing families with the attention and guidance
necessary to ensure their rights are heard. If you believe you have a
birth injury case, we want to hear from you.
Call our firm at (888) 899-0652 to schedule a free consultation.
About Infant Brain Damage
Babies, especially newborns, are extremely fragile and should be handled
with the utmost care. If a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional
fails to act with adequate care and attention, it could result in serious
damage to your child. Babies can suffer brain damage for a number of different
reasons, but the most common reason is air deprivation. During especially
difficult or long births, babies may sometimes be deprived of oxygen,
which can lead to temporary or permanent brain damage.
Other causes of infant brain damage include, but are not limited to:
Jaundice: If a baby has an excessive amount of bilirubin in his or her blood, it
can cause jaundice, which may also result in brain damage.
Physical Trauma: The incorrect use of medical tools, especially to aid birth, can seriously
harm infants and may cause significant brain damage. Or, if a child is
twisted by the doctor during labor, incorrectly delivered or handled,
he or she could suffer brain damage.
Infections: Infections in either the mother or the child can lead to brain damage.
If your baby suffers brain damage it can result in a significant change
in your life and the life of your child. Some damage may be temporary,
but other damage may be long-lasting or permanent. Whatever the circumstances
of your baby’s injury, if it was caused by medical negligence or
unreasonable errors, our firm can help.
Let Our Philadelphia Birth Injury Attorneys Help You
Infant brain damage, besides being extremely difficult on an emotional
level, can be very costly and time-consuming. Babies and children with
brain damage are often subject to numerous scans, doctor visits, therapies,
and various other treatments. This can be extremely time-consuming and
may put a financial strain on your family, which is why it is important
that you seek the compensation you are owed.
At Shrager & Sachs, we believe in fighting for justice for
our clients and their families. If your baby suffered a brain injury or
lasting brain damage, our Philadelphia medical malpractice attorneys want to help.