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New New Mexico Medical Malpractice Legal Questions & Answers

After hip replacement, my leg is 1 1/8 inch longer causing severe pain can I sue Dr.

Medical malpractice is negligence. Negligence is the failure to exercise due care (that degree …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 14 days ago

If a dentist left a piece of their tool in my mouth but didn't tell me, can I sue them even though it's been almost 10 years?

Unfortunately, it is too late to file your lawsuit because New Mexico has a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago

Can the family of a deceased family member sue a hospital for negligence?

A spouse can sue for wrongful death. Or her estate (via her personal representative) …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

State of New Mexico Orthodontist refuse to take braces off IF balance is not paid in full

No, it's not malpractice because it's not a medical error. It is an orthodontist …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago