Salt Lake City medical malpractice attorney Norman J. Younker currently handles medical malpractice cases in Utah, Arizona, Nevada, Wyoming, and Idaho. Mr. Younker represents victims of medical mistakes and catastrophic injuries, which includes wrongful death, brain injury, spinal cord injury, birth injury, and other serious medical malpractice claims.
Birth Injury (Cerebral Palsy)
Loss of Hearing
Loss of Organ or Limb
Loss of Speech
Recent studies have concluded that medical malpractice is a leading cause of serious injury and death in the United States. According to one study, medical malpractice in this country causes up to 120,000 deaths every year, making it a leading cause of death due to preventable adverse events. Deaths from medical malpractice exceed those attributable to motor vehicle accidents, breast cancer, and AIDS combined.
Common Medical Mistakes:
Birth injury (Cerebral Palsy)
Blood Clots (Pulmonary Emboli)
Blood Clots (Thrombophlebitis)
Edema (Fluid In Lungs and Tissues)
Heart Attack or Heart Disease
Radiology Films/Improper Interpretations
Spinal Cord Injuries
Sponges and Other Foreign Objects
Surgical Removal of Wrong Limbs or Organs
To learn more about medical negligence and the different types of medical mistakes that can occur, please contact Salt Lake City medical malpractice attorney Norman J. Younker - located in Salt Lake City, Utah.