Birth Injury and Birth Complications Attorneys

Having a child is perhaps one of the most joyous events for many hopeful families. The delivery of a newborn baby is a complicated and delicate process whose success relies heavily on successful execution of a combination number of factors. Unfortunately, more and more instances of birth injuries are occurring across Texas and the Southwest United States, including San Antonio. This can be due to a multitude of factors: poor prenatal care, internal complications, or inattentive medical staff. This also includes any mistakes made by the delivering physician, doctors, or other health care and medical personnel on site at the time of delivery. In a very singular sense of the term, birth injury and complications should be considered medical malpractice. Thankfully, where there is inattentiveness in the medical field, there are experienced birth injury and birth complications attorneys from Carabin & Shaw willing to defend those affected.

Regardless of the cause of birth injuries, in most cases they are irreversible, and may affect you or your child for the rest of their lives. Our attorneys know that in many cases such as this, your child’s future in many ways rests in our hands. In every birth injury case, our goal is to obtain maximum compensation for the child and family. By obtaining these financial resources, we can help facilitate them experiencing lives which are as comfortable, productive, and meaningful as possible, even if their first few crucial hours outside of the womb were difficult and stressful.

The most common forms of debilitating birth injury are:

  • Shoulder dystocia
  • Brachial plexus
  • Palsy
  • Erb’s palsy
  • Klumpke’s palsy

These injuries and conditions are generally caused by doctor error or negligence during the birthing process. They can result in nerve damage and sometimes reduced motor function. Another common birth injury called prenatal asphyxia, can result in brain damage and reduced motor function due to a lack of oxygen supply in the child’s brain.

Childbirth can be a stressful time, but the last thing any new parents should have to deal with alone are any extenuating circumstances that may arise from birth of a child. Thankfully, Carabin & Shaw’s birth injury and birth complications attorneys are here for you. We will fight for your right to obtain all recompenses possible after a mishap during delivery.

If your child has suffered a birth injury due to the negligence of a doctor or medical provider in San Antonio, your child and family deserves due recompense. Access to these financial resources can provide for the long-term care and rehabilitation your child needs. Contact a Carabin & Shaw San Antonio birth injury attorney today. We have lawyers standing by, ready to help victims of birth injury and ensuing complications obtain compensation for their injuries.

Our San Antonio attorneys have represented clients in complex personal injury matters for over twenty years, up to and including birth injuries, brain damage, and paraplegia. Our lawyers and joint counsel attorneys understand the nuance and interworking of birth injury cases and medical malpractice cases.

The birth injury and birth complication attorneys at Carabin & Shaw are knowledgeable, capable, and relentless in their pursuit to build and pursue compelling cases for our clients. Call a birth injury and birth complication attorney at Carabin & Shaw today. We are here to relieve your stress and even willing to offer a free consultation with our team to help you become aware of your options moving forward from an incident of birth complication. No parent should have to suffer the consequences of a doctor’s inattentiveness or failure to do his/her job. You are not alone. Carabin & Shaw is here for you.

Main offices located in San Antonio, TX.

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