So far the answer I received was that he should have removed the whole lump (which was the plan). Also, my toe not moving, feeling numb and stiff is not normal. I truly feel he may have cut too deep or possibly the tendon. I have no movement of my toe. Daily I try and move it with no luck. I can't feel my toe at all...
Thank you for your follow-up, Bryan.An attorney, in this case, cannot tell you immediately if there is malpractice but medical malpractice is a very complex analysis of facts. The attorney, with the help of medical experts, would have to review whether or not the treatment you were subjected to was based on proper medical procedures and texts, and whether or not the doctor came to the right conclusion. Malpractice is really based on whether or not a competent doctor with the same specialization or skill would make the same decisions, or if the decisions made were proper or not based on the diagnosis. It may well be that the doctor cut too deep but that requires you to first obtain a copy of your medical records and then see other equivalent medical professionals who can testify that an error was made. Then an attorney would be able to evaluate your chances of being able to prevail an whether or not filing is a viable solution. Please understand that I am not stating that you aren't injured, nor am I minimizing your potential pain and suffering, I am just explaining what the process would be here to find out if there is a viable cause of action.Hope that helps.
I appreciate the answer.
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