Atlanta, GA asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for Georgia

Q: What is my recourse?

Had spine operation .. Discharge info. given for rehab. was wrong. Patient portal info was never updated to show important information. No post ortho rehab. was setup for weeks, i had to push issue. I don't feel i healed properly considering their incompetence of post-op care. I'm genuinely concerned. Ive been out of work 6 weeks.

1 Lawyer Answer
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Little Neck, NY

A: A Georgia attorney could answer your question best, but your post remains open for two weeks. I'm sorry for the frustration you endured following surgery. However, an attorney would likely need more information to make a meaningful assessment. The nature of the discharge information or patient portal information that was wrong would make a difference to an attorney, as to how material the wrong information was in demonstrating a breach of duty. You could contact a Georgia attorney to discuss the matter in greater depth. Most med mal attorneys offer free initial consults. Good luck.

Tim Akpinar

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