Call a Louisiana Medical Malpractice Attorney with the Knowledge, Experience
& Reputation to Successfully Handle Your Case
What is medical malpractice?
Call it what you will – medical malpractice, medical negligence,
error in judgment, lack of knowledge or skill or an avoidable mistake.
When a doctor, nurse or hospital provides medical or surgical treatment
that is below the reasonable and expected standard of care, and you suffer
an injury as a result, you may be entitled to recover monetary damages.
You entrust medical professionals with your health and that of your family.
When a doctor or hospital breaks that trust by failing to follow the rules
for diagnosing and treating your particular injury or illness, Louisiana
considers the action (or inaction) to be
Hospitals aren’t the only place where medical errors happen. Clinics,
doctors’ offices, pharmacies, chiropractors, nursing homes, and
even in your own home, all represent potential points of harmful or fatal
Not every medical accident, unexpected result, or bad outcome constitutes
medical malpractice. It takes an experienced Louisiana medical malpractice
attorney to know the difference. Because these cases are often complex
and costly to pursue, affected patients and their families need to make
sure they have a claim worth presenting to a jury.
Your Physician Is Board-Certified. Shouldn't Your Medical Malpractice
Attorney Be Board-Certified too?
Ben Mouton is one of only 16 attorneys in the state of Louisiana certified
in Medical Malpractice law by the American Board of Professional Liability
Attorneys. Contact Ben and his staff for a free consultation to discuss
the facts and circumstances of your case.
Our Louisiana Medical Malpractice Team
Led by attorney Ben Mouton, the Louisiana medical malpractice lawyers of
McGlynn, Glisson & Mouton are committed to protecting your rights
to pursue a claim for just compensation if you are injured as the result
of negligent medical care. Assisted by our staff medical doctor and nurse
paralegals, we thoroughly review your records for evidence of medical
negligence and help you decide the best course of action for your case.
As your law firm, our experienced team works closely with you to review
all medical records, consult expert witnesses and lay the groundwork to
establish the resulting injury or death was the result of medical error.
Our firm aggressively investigates and pursues claims for catastrophic
injuries and wrongful death resulting from medical malpractice, including
claims involving the following:
- Traumatic brain injury, spinal cord and nervous system damage
- Birth injury and cerebral palsy
- Failure to diagnose cancer and other diseases
- Delay in diagnosing and treating cancer and other diseases
- Inappropriate or negligently performed surgery
- Complications during surgery
- Disfigurement and death
- Dangerous treatment practices
- Nursing home negligence and abuse
- Allergic reactions and prescription drug errors
- Psychiatric/mental health malpractice or negligence
- HMO negligence
Contact the offices of McGlynn, Glisson & Mouton to discuss the merits
of your claim with an experienced Louisiana medical malpractice attorney.