Medical Malpractice Law Firm in West Des Moines, Iowa

Unbelievably, Johns Hopkins patient safety experts have calculated that more than 250,000 deaths per year are due to medical error in the United States, making medical malpractice the third leading cause of death. Every doctor swears to the Hippocratic oath: First Do No Harm. What steps can you take when the one who is supposed to heal harms you or a loved one?

We are the law office of Coppola, McConville, Carroll, Hockenberg & Flynn, P.C.  Our attorneys represent clients in the West Des Moines and Des Moines Metropolitan Area and throughout Iowa who have been seriously harmed through the negligence or mistake of any medical professional. We also represent the families of loved ones who have died as a result of medical mistakes through wrongful death claims.

Call 515-453-1055 or contact us online to discuss your concern in a free initial consultation with an experienced and respectful lawyer at our firm.

A significant percentage of our legal practice is centered in the area of medical malpractice. In this area, we have recovered on behalf of our clients six and seven figure settlements and awards over the course of more than four decades of legal practice.

You Have a Right to Compensation for Damages and Medical Expenses

You have a right under the law to compensation for the injuries you have suffered, and we are here to help you get what you deserve as compensation.

Our firm has represented clients in medical malpractice lawsuits who have suffered from:

  • Misdiagnosis
  • Delayed or inappropriate treatment
  • Birth injury
  • ER nerve damage
  • Failure to diagnose
  • Hospital negligence
  • Improper prescription or prescription error
  • Plastic surgery problems
  • Cardiac medicine misdiagnosis
  • Anesthesia issues
  • Dental practices error

People who are dealing with significant trauma due to doctor's mistakes or hospital negligence are entitled to damages for:

  • Past and future medical expenses
  • Lost past wages and loss of future earning capacity
  • Past and future pain and suffering
  • Loss of enjoyment of life
  • Disfigurement and other damages

You Do Not Pay Attorney's Fees Unless We Win Results

If you become our client, you do not pay us an attorney's fee unless we recover money. In other words, our medical malpractice cases are on a contingency fee basis, which means that we do not require payment of legal fees, except associated expenses, until you are awarded damages. We welcome questions from our clients and potential clients. Please contact our West Des Moines office at 515-453-1055. Contact the firm through e-mail