Pineville, WV asked in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for Tennessee

Q: How hard is it to prove medical malpractice?

Stitch left in too long


Spent almost 9 months in bed recovering

Had to have limb saving surgery

Have no guarantee it won’t come back at any time

1 Lawyer Answer
Anthony M. Avery
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  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Extremely hard. If you wish to pursue it, then gather all your medical records and bills, then contact a malpractice attorney. Just filing suit within 1 year of injury does not suffice, but requires many notices and an affidavit from a Doctor. Contact malpractice attorneys here on Justia to start with. The SOL runs quickly.

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