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Cedar Rapids Brain and Spinal Damage Attorneys
There are many forms of birth injury that can affect your precious newborn. Medical malpractice and other negligent behavior that occurs during birth may lead to serious injuries and medical complications. Two parts of the body that can become permanently damaged are the brain and spine. Sadly, this can result in lifelong disabilities for your child.
If your new son or daughter has suffered from medical malpractice during the labor and delivery process, resulting in brain or spinal damage, you may be able to hold the negligent party responsible for their actions. Contact the Cedar Rapids brain and spinal damage lawyers from Leehey Olson Law, P.C., at (319) 294-4424 to discuss your rights with a member of our knowledgeable and experienced team of legal professionals.
Effects of Brain and Spinal Damage
The brain and spine are important parts of the body that must be protected. Any damage to these areas can result in permanent problems. Unfortunately, infants are especially susceptible to this brain trauma and spinal cord damage. Some of the dangers of these injuries include:
- Loss of sensations
- Mental retardation
- Loss of cognitive functions
After a birth, parents are ready to enjoy their new baby, not deal with the medical bills and other repercussions of a brain or spinal cord injury. However, a careless clinician can hurt your beloved son or daughter, possibly resulting in permanent disabilities.
If your child is the victim of a birth injury that resulted in damage to the brain or spine, you may be able to take legal action against the responsible party. Contact the tenacious Cedar Rapids brain and spinal damage attorneys of Leehey Olson Law, P.C., at (319) 294-4424 today for more information about how we can help you.