Urology Malpractice

Over 3 Decades of Expertise Serving the Upstate New York Region Including Syracuse and Rochester

Most medical malpractice cases involving urologists are from the failure to properly diagnose the patient's condition or surgical mistakes. Urological disorders are often markers for far more serious conditions, such as cancer of the testicles, kidneys, bladder, or prostate. The failure to timely diagnose and treat a condition could lead to serious injury or death.

Urologists are under the duty to provide medical care and treatment in accordance with generally accepted medical standards. Urology medical malpractice is when a physician or medical provider fails to live up to those standards. Depending on a patient's complaints, urologists are under a duty to screen patients for potentially life threatening conditions and to monitor them. Common tests ordered or performed by urologists include a cystoscopy, urinalysis, CT, MRI, ultrasound, x-ray, blood tests, biopsy, PSA, urodynamics, urine flow study, and cytology.

The DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Personal Injury Law Firm has extensive experience handling urology medical malpractice cases. Some examples of urology malpractice include:

  • Failure to diagnose a urological condition
  • Failure to timely diagnose prostate cancer
  • Failure to timely diagnose bladder cancer
  • Failure to timely diagnose kidney cancer
  • Failure to timely diagnose testicular cancer
  • Failure to appropriately monitor patients
  • Failure to appropriately test patients
  • Mismanagement of cancer patients
  • Injuries related to urologic surgery
  • Failure to timely order a biopsy
  • Medication errors
Contact Our Urology Medical Malpractice Attorneys

The DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Personal Injury Law Firm has successfully handled many urology medical malpractice cases. Our injury law firm has access to board certified urologists from outside of the area that will objectively review your medical records to determine if a medical provider was negligent.

If you or a loved one may have been injured due to medical malpractice by a urologist, call our experienced Syracuse malpractice attorneys at 315-479-9000 or contact us online. All consultations are free and you are never responsible for attorney fees unless we can recover compensation for you. We also offer evening and weekend appointments for your convenience.

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