The numbers are staggering. Every year, medical negligence errors are responsible for up to 98,000 preventable deaths and more than 1 million injuries. At Furr & Henshaw, we are dedicated to winning fair compensation for those who have been victimized by this negligence.
Our firm has more than 40 years of experience in this area, and our attorneys have been recognized as being among the premier medical malpractice lawyers in South Carolina. We regularly represent clients who have suffered medical errors such as the following:
- Failure to diagnose
- Surgical errors
- Birth trauma
- Bedsores (decubitus ulcers)
- Falls in hospitals and nursing homes
- Prescription and medication errors
- Emergency room errors
- Podiatric malpractice
- Chiropractic malpractice
- Dental malpractice
In every case we handle, we conduct thorough investigations and diligent legal research. One of our attorneys is a registered nurse and former nursing administrator, we have two additional nurses on staff, and we work closely with a network of medical and financial experts as we assemble each case.
Moving Quickly To Protect Your Rights And Pursue Your Claim
If you suspect that you or a loved one has suffered medical malpractice, it is important to hire an experienced lawyer as soon as possible. In our state, medical malpractice lawsuits are governed by strict time limits and must be supported by affidavits from medical experts.
You can also start protecting yourself right away by keeping a journal of your observations, facts, correspondence, and medical documents that relate to your case. This information can be extremely valuable when the time comes to pursue a malpractice claim.
Contact Us When You Need Help
We are dedicated to making a difference in our clients' lives by helping them get compensated for the harm that has been done to them. With offices in Columbia and Myrtle Beach, we represent clients throughout South Carolina and have tried cases in almost every county.
To discuss your medical malpractice claim with an experienced trial attorney, contact us today. You can call us at 803-250-6829 (Columbia) or 843-213-6737 (Myrtle Beach) or reach us online. Consultations are free of charge, with no obligation, and you will not pay us any attorneys' fees unless we are able to recover compensation in your case.