Personal Injury Law

Personal Injury Law Question? Ask Personal Injury Lawyers.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Personal Injury Law Questions
I TIP WELL -- ONLY PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS PLEASE > Your
I TIP WELL -- ONLY PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS PLEASE > Your comments on this important issue that I must confront head on > A surgeon states in is consultation notes that he's explained all of the … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,394 satisfied customers
I had an open bite on my right side if my mouth. I have been
I had an open bite on my right side if my mouth. I have been in braces for 8 years. The orthodontics referred me to a surgeon who after 8 years performed a an upper and lower Lefort, while in surgery … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
3,387 satisfied customers
I had surgery performed on a tooth because of infection. The
I had surgery performed on a tooth because of infection. The surgeon was supposed to cut the tooth at the bottom of the root and remove the infection. He apparently did not do this correctly as he cut… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
725 satisfied customers
Dear Atty, I am writing due to my concern about a surgery
Dear Atty, I am writing due to my concern about a surgery performed. I developed a lipoma growth on right shoulder/neck area after a slip injury trauma. The referring doctors said it would need to be … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
62,857 satisfied customers
Surgeons request and consent for surgery form states, "CABG
Surgeon's request and consent for surgery form states, "CABG * 3". It has been explained to me a surgeon's request to do a specific number of bypasses is to inform the patient and get his/her consent;… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
My wife had open heart surgery 10 years ago. Recently she caught
My wife had open heart surgery 10 years ago. Recently she caught a lung disease called MAC. Upon further examination by a specialist it was found that during her surgery blood flow was restricted to h… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
449 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a two part question, first, i am 41 years old and
Hi, I have a two part question, first, i am 41 years old and on Friday May 13, 2005 I suddenly became short of breath with a rapid heart beat. A friend drove me to John Muir's ER upon be admitted for … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Medical Malpractice misdiagnosis:Was not informed about a surgery
Medical Malpractice misdiagnosis:Was not informed about a surgery tracheostomy that was performed without consent,many injuries then occured after the surgery.… read more
Tower Grove Lawyer
Tower Grove Lawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
283 satisfied customers
medical malpractice - Back surgeon performed excessive surgery for left leg spinal stenosi
medical malpractice - Back surgeon performed excessive surgery for left leg spinal stenosis-- convincing patient to agree to also doing the normal right side for possible future problems. He never inf… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
Had neck spinal surgery. Vocal cord nicked, resulting in
Had neck spinal surgery. Vocal cord nicked, resulting in paralysis. Filler attemted, failed then implant done on cord by ENT recommended by original surgeon. The implant was a huge failure and caused … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,471 satisfied customers
My husband was scheduled to have aortic valve replacement surgery
My husband was scheduled to have aortic valve replacement surgery 11/10/11. Our surgeon at Kaiser recommended port access procedure as he was strong, healthy, ran 3 miles a day and it would mean faste… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
Hello, I am going to ask a question that will take a few
Hello, I am going to ask a question that will take a few minutes of your time, First of all I am a Vietnam Vet, who is receiving 100% disability from the VA, this include's all of my medical, dental, … read more
LawPro1
LawPro1
Attorney
J.D.
151 satisfied customers
I had surgery on my spine without having the informed consent
I had surgery on my spine without having the informed consent from doctor patient consultation. The surgeon's office cancelled my consultation the Friday before a Monday surgery informing me that the … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,857 satisfied customers
A Biomet hip implant MoM back in 2002 resulted in a heterotopic
A Biomet hip implant MoM back in 2002 resulted in a heterotopic bone growth that plagued patient for years growing worse with time. Approximately 18 months ago a second surgery was performed (by a dif… read more
RJ
RJ
JD
3,048 satisfied customers
January 13, 2009 I had plastic surgery with a doctor to correct
January 13, 2009 I had plastic surgery with a doctor to correct ptosis and facial irregularities from a previous brain tumor surgery that had gotten more noticeable as I aged. The doctor did not notic… read more
RJ
RJ
JD
3,048 satisfied customers
My surgeon tried to do a laparoscopic surgery on my appendixs
My surgeon tried to do a laparoscopic surgery on my appendix's for about an hour and he couldn't do it so he cut me open and they ruptured . He said infection went every where . later on he stapled me… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I had surgery where I had regional anesthesia. The surgeon
I had surgery where I had regional anesthesia. The surgeon did not check me for numbness and I felt the incision. I was then put under general anesthesia (without my consent). The surgeon's operative … read more
RJ
RJ
JD
3,048 satisfied customers
I had a work related left knee injury that required surgery.
I had a work related left knee injury that required surgery. I had multiple meniscus tears. The doctor went into the right knee before discovering he was in the wrong knee. While he was in the right k… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

725 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

485 satisfied customers

I have 30 years of legal and litigation experience.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

449 satisfied customers

I provide basic personal injury advice to my clients in my own practice.

Brandon, Esq.

Brandon, Esq.

Attorney

367 satisfied customers

Has received a certificate of recognition from the California State Senate for his outstanding legal service.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Attorney

284 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of legal experience.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Attorney

205 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

Personal Injury Pro

Personal Injury Pro

Attorney

203 satisfied customers

Insurance Defense Attorney

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x