David A. Axelrod & Associates litigates and tries cases on behalf of victims of medical malpractice. Through trials and settlements, we have recovered millions of dollars for our clients in cases against hospitals, doctors, nurses, and others who have failed to render reasonable care to patients, causing serious injury or death.

David A. Axelrod & Associates has the experience and breadth of knowledge to evaluate the strength of your medical malpractice claim and help you obtain the compensation you deserve.

Medical malpractice includes mismanagement of medication, failure to follow up after tests, failure to properly treat disease or injury, and failure to provide appropriate care in the recovery process. Even small oversights or mistakes by healthcare professionals can have devastating consequences to patients. It is imperatative that the victims of medical malpractice have dedicated counsel to ensure they are adequately compensated for their injuries and suffering, and that they will have the resources to receive future care. 

Medical Malpractice (or medical negligence) occurs when a doctor, dentist or other healthcare provider does not comply with the standard of care established for their field.


Medical Malpractice Results

We negotiated a settlement of $1,500,000 with a doctor and hospital for a woman who suffered a spinal accessory nerve injury resulting in the loss of range of motion and function of right shoulder and arm, after undergoing a lymph node biopsy.

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Common Causes of Medical Malpractice

  • Mismanagement of medication
  • Failure to diagnose
  • Failure to follow up after tests
  • Failure to properly treat disease or injury
  • Failure to provide appropriate care in the recovery process


There are 5 questions to ask yourself before filing a medical malpractice suit. If you have a medical malpractice claim don't delay there is a time limit for filing.

Contact a Medical Malpractice Attorney Today

David A. Axelrod & Associates has the experience and breadth of knowledge to evaluate the strength of
your medical malpractice case. Call us today at 312-782-4600 for your free consultation.

Awards & Memberships

Leading Lawyer Network
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Esteemed Lawyers of America
The National Trial Lawyers
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