Des Moines Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Were You Injured as a Result of Doctor or Hospital Negligence?

Many people understand that they can make a claim for personal injury following a serious car accident or other motor vehicle accident. But what if your hospital care or doctor's careless actions result in further injury or illness? If you or a loved one was injured or killed as a result of medical malpractice, you have just as much right to seek compensation for your losses, whether physical or financial.

At the Des Moines law firm of Timothy M. Duffy, P.C., we assist individuals and families throughout central Iowa who have suffered personal injury, illness or wrongful death due to medical malpractice. Whether it was your child, your spouse, your elderly relative or a friend, we can help you understand your options to seek maximum recovery for injuries or illnesses that should have been prevented.

Polk County Attorney for Birth Injuries and Other Medical Mistakes

We trust our doctors and other health care providers to know what they are doing and to make informed decisions regarding our health. Unfortunately, however, anyone can make mistakes. Some are unintentional, while others are the result of negligence. Our firm can help you hold at-fault parties financially responsible for any further medical care, rehabilitation or long-term care you may require as a result of medical malpractice. We handle cases involving:

  • Birth injuries resulting in shoulder dystocia, cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy or other birth defects
  • Surgical mistakes
  • Defective surgical mesh used to correct hernias, POP and other internal conditions
  • Pharmaceutical errors
  • Emergency room errors
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Alcohol or drug abuse by your primary care provider

Lawyer Timothy M. Duffy has more than 25 years of experience practicing law in central Iowa. He will work with top medical experts, life care planners, vocational counselors and others to analyze the evidence in your case and build a strong claim. Our goal is to help you recover the compensation you deserve from negligent physicians, hospitals, medical device manufacturers and others within the health care industry who may be responsible for your injuries or condition.

Call for a Free Consultation

Contact our office today to discuss your medical malpractice claim with an experienced Des Moines medical malpractice attorney. You can reach us at 888-815-3584 during regular business hours or via e-mail at any time. We take most major credit cards and offer payment plans for your convenience.