The vast majority of Americans know heart attack symptoms, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and yet doctors can fail to make the correct diagnosis in these critical times. Patients undergoing a heart attack may be diagnosed with heartburn or acid indigestion. It is no stretch to say that correct diagnosis is a life and death matter in these cases.
If your loved one suffered a fatal heart attack because a doctor was unable to properly diagnose the ailment, you may be entitled to significant compensation in a failure to diagnose case. Our Philadelphia heart attack misdiagnosis lawyers are ready to bring more than a quarter century of experience to work for you.
Based in Philadelphia, we at Soloff & Zervanos, P.C., have obtained millions for clients through a fusion of rigorous investigation and trial preparation, and a hands-on approach to working with clients. We will bring this approach that has yielded demonstrable success to work on cases involving hospital discharges, emergency room errors, general misdiagnosis, or electrocardiogram (EKG) misreading.
Regardless of the details surrounding your heart attack misdiagnosis case, we encourage you to get in touch as soon as possible.
An example of our success:
$435,000 was obtained in a medical malpractice case, and awarded to the estate of a Northeast Pennsylvania man who died of a heart attack after his family doctor failed to diagnose his heart disease.