Medical Misdiagnosis

Chicago Cancer Misdiagnosis Attorneys

Statistic show 33% of hospital visits result in a medical error. When you are ill or injured, you put your trust in your doctor and your hospital to properly diagnose and treat your medical problem. That trust is violated if your doctor fails to correctly treat or diagnose your illness in a timely manner.

Misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose is a form of medical malpractice. At the Law Offices of John B. Schwartz & Associates, we have helped many patients bring medical malpractice claims in Illinois. We will work to determine cancer misdiagnosis to secure the just and fair compensation you need, including medical expenses, lost wages as well as damages for pain and suffering.

Did you doctor fail to diagnose your heart problem, breast cancer or infection? Were you misdiagnosed by your doctor?
Call 312-332-1586, toll-free at 800-886-1586 or email to speak with our lawyers.

Experienced Legal Counsel

At our firm, our attorneys have a combined 68 years of experience helping clients pursue compensation. Our skilled legal team includes an attorney who is AV* Preeminent Peer Review Rated. With our knowledge and experience, we will work to provide you with the legal advice and representation you need in your medical malpractice case.

Here, we represent clients whose doctors failed to diagnose or misdiagnosed their condition or illness, such as:

  • Cancer and radiation burns
  • Septicemia and infections, MRSA
  • Heart defects, heart attacks, angina and other heart conditions
  • Strokes, pulmonary embolisms and other blood clots
  • Fractures

Contact Us

If you were injured or lost a loved one due to cancer misdiagnosis or medical malpractice, contact the Law Offices of John B. Schwartz & Associates. We are available for Saturday appointments and are easily located in downtown Chicago.

We handle most of our injury litigation on a contingency-fee basis, meaning you pay no attorney’s fees unless we successfully resolve your case. To speak with a failure to diagnose attorney call 312-332-1586, toll-free at 800-886-1586 or email

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