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Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C.

Is failure to diagnose retinopathy of prematurity a basis for a lawsuit?

Yes, you may be able to sue if your newborn is blind because a doctor did not diagnose retinopathy of prematurity. The medical malpractice lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are dedicated to protecting your interest and handling your case with personal attention, professionalism, and compassion.

If you suspect that your newborn has been the victim of medical malpractice from the untimely diagnosis of blindness in your newborn, you should contact our office immediately to discuss your case. The hospital may be liable for significant damages for the failure to provide appropriate treatment, especially when the injuries and damages caused by the medical negligence are substantial.

If you suspect that your child has been the victim of medical malpractice from not diagnosing blindness in your newborn, you should contact our office immediately to discuss your case. There are strict time limitations for filing medical malpractice cases in Michigan and if you wait too long, your case may be barred forever. Call us now at (800) 606-1717 or simply fill out the Get Help Now box to the right of this page and “Click to Submit.” Our experience attorneys will get back to you shortly.

Detroit Area Office
  • 25800 Northwestern Highway #890
    Southfield, MI 48075
  • Phone: (248) 569-4646
  • Fax: (248) 569-6737
  • Toll Free: (800) 606-1717
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