To find out if there are malpractice lawsuits against a doctor, a person can access his state's court records, explains Nolo. Many records are online; others may require going to the courthouse and paying a fee. The exis... More » Government & Politics Crime

An individual can look up doctor complaints by checking the Federation of State Medical Boards, state licensing boards and court records, according to Nolo. There are also health insurance plans that provide information ... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

If a doctor's negligence caused a disability that resulted in damages to you, including pain, medical expenses, or lost wages or earning capacity, you may have cause to sue the doctor for medical malpractice, according t... More » Government & Politics Law
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