If you sustained injuries, you can certainly have a Buffalo malpractice lawyer investigate. If no injuries, a lawsuit would be fruitless
You don't describe any injuries in your post. If you were injured, you could file suit, but if you were not injured, you do not have a valid claim. Contact an attorney, schedule a consultation and take a copy of your medical chart with you the the consultation.
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Do you have any damages?
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You do not have a claim unless you have damages. If you have damages, consult with an experienced local lawyer to evaluate your claim.
Honestly, it is difficult to impossble to answer the above question without further facts. Basically, so you know, to succeed in an action for medical malpractice, four elements or conditions must be met. Note these are the same as an action for negligence, except the "breach" and "causation" elements (2 of 4 necessary) are difficult to analyze without a full review of the medicarecords. Regardless, the following conditions must be met:
1. Duty - A physician-patiet relationship must exist to create a duty on behalf of defendant-physician. In your case, more likely than not, as the doc was your PCP this is likely met.
2.Breach - The physician must have breached the above duty of care by deviating from geneally accepted medical practice by either act or omission.
3. Causation The Breach must cause or lead to the damages
4.Damages - unless the meds led to a legally recognizable damage (pain and suffering is an example) the PCP cannot be held responsible
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