What to Expect From aMedical Malpractice ExpertJD MD
Understanding the Role and What to Expectfrom a Medical Malpractice Expert•Medical malpractice lawsuitstypically represent...
Understanding the Role and what to Expectfrom a Medical Malpractice Expert• With this in mind, the role of themedical malp...
Establishing a Connection Between aDoctors Action and an Injury•One of the primary tasks of amedical malpractice expert is...
Demonstrating the Extent of Damages andLosses Sustained• Once a nexus or connectionbetween a health care providersconduct ...
Opening the Courthouse Door• In some instances, a malpractice lawsuit cannot be maintained beyond theinitial stages of the...
Testifying at Trial• A primary role of a medicalmalpractice expert is to providetestimony on your behalf during atrial in ...
Medical Malpractice Lawyer• A key task of a medicalmalpractice lawyer is to identifyappropriate experts to supportyour cla...
Further Information• For more information on malpractice experts and what to expect visithttp://www.jdmd.com/• If you are ...
Further Information• For more information on malpractice experts and what to expect visithttp://www.jdmd.com/• If you are ...
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What to Expect From a Medical Malpractice Expert

  1. 1. What to Expect From aMedical Malpractice ExpertJD MD
  2. 2. Understanding the Role and What to Expectfrom a Medical Malpractice Expert•Medical malpractice lawsuitstypically represent the mostcomplicated types of personalinjury cases litigated in the UnitedStates during the course of anygiven year. Unlike the standardcar accident lawsuit in whichinjuries and the connectionbetween the accident and thedamages are clear, such is not thecase in many medical malpracticeof medical negligence cases.
  3. 3. Understanding the Role and what to Expectfrom a Medical Malpractice Expert• With this in mind, the role of themedical malpractice expert in amedical negligence claim or causeof action is paramount. If you arecontemplating initiating a medicalnegligence lawsuit, you mustunderstand the overall role andwhat you can expect from amedical malpractice expert.
  4. 4. Establishing a Connection Between aDoctors Action and an Injury•One of the primary tasks of amedical malpractice expert is toestablish a connection betweenthe action (or, as the case may be,inaction) and the resulting injuriesyou sustained. In order to succeedin making a medical malpracticeclaim, you must prove that theinjuries for which you seekcompensation are directly relatedto the conduct of the doctor. Youcannot simply argue a logicalconnection, you must demonstratethe nexus which can really only beaccomplished through the use ofexpert testimony.
  5. 5. Demonstrating the Extent of Damages andLosses Sustained• Once a nexus or connectionbetween a health care providersconduct and injuries isestablished, an expert is calledupon to establish the extend of thedamages and losses yousustained. Once again, this is anelement of a claim or case thatusually can only be demonstratedand established through thetestimony of an expert witness.
  6. 6. Opening the Courthouse Door• In some instances, a malpractice lawsuit cannot be maintained beyond theinitial stages of the case. The case is dismissed because a person seekingto recover for losses and damages cannot make a preliminary showing thathe or she is the victim of medical malpractice.• This juncture in a medical malpractice claim represents another importantjuncture at which the assistance of a medical expert is crucial. The expertprovides a prima facie or foundational case for your malpractice claim.
  7. 7. Testifying at Trial• A primary role of a medicalmalpractice expert is to providetestimony on your behalf during atrial in a lawsuit. If a case ends upat trial, expert testimony truly willbe the heart and soul of your case.
  8. 8. Medical Malpractice Lawyer• A key task of a medicalmalpractice lawyer is to identifyappropriate experts to supportyour claim for damages andcompensation. When consideringa prospective medical malpracticeattorney, you need to question theprofessional about his or herconnection to suitable medicalexperts to testify on your behalfand support your claim.
  9. 9. Further Information• For more information on malpractice experts and what to expect visithttp://www.jdmd.com/• If you are a victim of medical malpractice and are looking for caseevaluation, medical expert witnesses or dental expert witnesses contactJD MD today.
  10. 10. Further Information• For more information on malpractice experts and what to expect visithttp://www.jdmd.com/• If you are a victim of medical malpractice and are looking for caseevaluation, medical expert witnesses or dental expert witnesses contactJD MD today.

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