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Canberra City ACT 2601
Phone: (02) 6230 1999
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Queanbeyan NSW 2620
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If you have suffered as a result of medical negligence or malpractice, you may be entitled to compensation.
While most forms of medical treatment involve risk, patients are entitled to trust that a doctor will exercise reasonable care, skill and judgment.
Unfortunately, the line between what is medical negligence and what isn’t can be extremely fine. Due to inherent risks of medical treatment, treatment and outcomes will rarely be completely perfect. To succeed with a medical negligence claim it is necessary to prove:
On occasion, courts may also award compensation where:
If you think you have experienced medical negligence, the team at Baker Deane and Nutt are here to talk through your experience and help you find a resolution.