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Cancer Misdiagnosis

Philadelphia Cancer Misdiagnosis Lawyer

Understanding Your Legal Rights

Being diagnosed with cancer can be a distressing experience, but that vital information allows you to decide what kind of treatment to seek and what other steps you wish to take. Early detection may increase the odds that you will be able to beat it into remission. But when necessary tests aren't performed or results are misinterpreted, the chances of recovery become slimmer. If a patient is misdiagnosed, vital treatments can be delayed or improper treatments can be administered, hindering remission and recovery and causing unnecessary pain and suffering.

Cancer misdiagnosis cases may involve:

  • Incorrect diagnosis (patient was diagnosed with the wrong disease)
  • Missed diagnosis (cancer left undetected)
  • Wrong diagnosis (patient was actually cancer-free)

If you or a loved one has been a victim of cancer misdiagnosis by a negligent medical professional, you need to take immediate legal action to protect your rights. Since 1978, Shrager & Sachs has represented hundreds of individuals who have been hurt by medical malpractice and have obtained countless successful results. Driven by a passion for justice, we are prepared to do whatever it takes to help you and your family move forward from a devastating medical mistake.

For the compassionate and results-driven legal representation you need, please contact us as soon as possible. We can explain the claims-filing process to you so that you never feel overwhelmed or confused by your options.

How our Philadelphia Medical Malpractice Lawyers Can Help

We realize that consulting a lawyer may not be at the forefront of your mind after being diagnosed with cancer, but taking prompt action can have a number of benefits. Filing a medical malpractice claim against your primary care doctor can help you obtain the fair compensation you need to cover the cost of cancer treatment and other related expenses. In addition, filing a clam may also help others by holding negligent doctors accountable and potentially preventing a similar mistake from happening to someone else in the future.

Our team of Philadelphia medical malpractice attorneys has the medical insight required to stand up to hospitals and their insurance companies on your behalf. We strive to provide you with the care and personalized attention you need to take control of your life and health after a misdiagnosis.

Why Choose Shrager & Sachs?

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Commitment to the highest ethical standards

More than 80 years of experience

Voted among Best Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Philadelphia by Expertise

AV Preeminent Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum Expertise Avvo Top Attorney Medical Malpractice

Stand up to medical malpractice - Shrager & Sachs will be right behind you.
Call us today at 888-899-0652.

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