Kansas City Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Who Is Liable in a Medical Malpractice Suit?

Medical malpractice is a form of professional negligence. Any health care provider can be liable in a medical malpractice lawsuit. Medical malpractice is an act or omission by the health care professional that does not live up to the standard of care.

Potential Parties That Can Be Guilty of Medical Malpractice

  • Doctors
  • Surgeons
  • Nurses
  • Dentists
  • Anesthesiologists
  • Midwives
  • Chiropractors
  • Physician assistants
  • Radiologists

You can file a medical malpractice lawsuit in Kansas City against any health care professional who causes you harm while you are in a patient-provider relationship. If you believe that institutional reasons are responsible for your injuries, you may also file a medical practice claim against the hospital.