Personal Injury Medical Malpractice

Our lawyers have extensive knowledge of and experience with medical negligence claims. If you have been injured due to the negligence of a healthcare provider, we will evaluate your case to determine whether we may be able to assist you in making a claim. Remember, under New Mexico law there is a time limit to file a lawsuit, so do not delay in seeking a legal opinion.

What is a medical malpractice lawsuit?

Medical malpractice is when a patient is harmed by a medical professional by failing to provide proper health care and treatment.  The legal definition of medical malpractice demands that the medical provider must have been negligent.  If you have had something bad happen to you due to a serious, preventable medical error, you have the right to hold the medical professional accountable and they should pay you for the harm they caused.   

Common types of medical malpractice lawsuits include:

  • Failure or delay in diagnosis
  • Surgical Errors
  • Anesthesia Errors
  • Childbirth Injuries
  • Medication Errors
  • Defective medical products

Additional Medical Malpractice Information

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February 23, 2021 Are Car Accident Claims Different From Other Types of Personal Injury Cases?

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February 23, 2021 Pediatric Emergency Mistakes and Medical Malpractice

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January 30, 2021 What Does an Expert Witness Do in a Personal Injury Case?

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December 27, 2020 Drowsy Medical Mistakes

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November 20, 2020 New Report Highlights Prevalence of Surgical Errors

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October 23, 2020 I Think I Was Harmed by Medical Malpractice: What Should I Do?

Realizing that you are experiencing a serious injury or other harm that may be the result of medical malpractice can…

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August 25, 2020 Is it Important to Distinguish Between Types of Medical Errors?

If you were harmed after visiting a healthcare provider or seeking medical treatment within a healthcare facility, you may be…

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July 28, 2020 Frequently Asked Questions About Medical Malpractice in Santa Fe

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