Medical Malpractice

Tulsa, Oklahoma Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Brewster & De Angelis

One of the prominent areas of the diversified law practice of the Tulsa, Oklahoma law firm of Brewster & De Angelis is that of medical malpractice. If you or a family member has suffered serious injury or death in the context of medical treatment, contact an experienced Oklahoma medical malpractice attorney.

Medical malpractice cases are highly complex and expensive. A successful outcome depends on many factors, including the facts, the law, the medical circumstances, the credibility of expert testimony used, and the disposition of a jury. Although results do vary, Brewster & De Angelis has a successful record of settlements and verdicts in this area.

Our Tulsa, Oklahoma medical malpractice attorneys are skilled in obtaining compensation for injuries or death caused by errors committed by doctors, nurses and other providers at the hospital that result in serious or catastrophic injury or death, such as the following:

  • hospital error:
    • negligent hiring of incompetent doctors and nurses
    • pharmacy errors
    • nursing error, including failure to monitor patients and medication errors
  • doctor error:
    • failure to diagnose heart attack, pulmonary embolism, aneurysm, brain tumor, adolescent diabetes, or other ailments
    • misdiagnoses of testicular torsion, cancer, or other diseases
    • failure to properly treat injuries
    • failure to detect failing pacemaker
    • improper placement of devices such as guide wires and biopsy needles resulting in injury and death
  • emergency room error:
    • failure to detect or treat impending heart attack
    • misdiagnosis of fatal infection
  • prescription drug error:
    • improper administration of medication, such as overmedication with blood thinners
    • use of wrong medication
  • surgical error:
    • improper surgical technique
    • lack of oxygen during surgery
    • anesthesia error in ankle surgery resulting in death
    • surgical implements; leaving foreign objects in the body
  • birth injury:
    • failure to resolve preventable birth defects
    • cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy, shoulder dystocia
    • improper use of acetic acid placed in wrong vial
    • arterial laceration during hysterectomy resulting in death
  • inappropriate chiropractic treatment
  • severe burning of quadriplegics in therapeutic whirlpools
  • defective medical products such as heart stents or implantable defibrillators

Brewster & De Angelis has a trained intensive care nurse who is a certified legal nurse consultant on staff who assists our attorneys with intake, the obtaining of medical records, and the research of medical issues.

To schedule an in-depth consultation regarding your medical malpractice case, contact the Oklahoma medical malpractice attorneys at Brewster & De Angelis. We are the lawyers whom you want to have on your side.

Medical Malpractice Attorneys:
Clark Brewster
Jennifer De Angelis
Guy Fortney
Montgomery Lair