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10071 Lorraine Road, Cowan-Lorraine Business Park, Gulfport, Mississippi 39503
228-868-7070 228-868-7070

Experienced Mississippi Medical Malpractice Defense Attorneys

We represent Gulfport doctors and medical facilities accused of negligence

For over thirty years members of the firm have been involved in the defense of hospitals, physicians and other health care providers along the Mississippi Gulf Coast and throughout the state.  The firm represents several area hospitals, including the largest public hospital in the area, for claims brought under the Mississippi Tort Claims Act.  The firm also represents private physician and clinics in the defense of professional negligence claims.  Franke & Salloum’s experience in this field encompasses cases in virtually every area of medical malpractice.

Licensed healthcare providers accused of harming or even killing their patients often face a physically exhausting and emotionally devastating process to clear their names. The attorneys at Franke & Salloum, PLLC have represented medical professionals in malpractice lawsuits and take pride in our track record of mitigating the damage to our clients’ professional reputations as well as losses to their insurers. If you are a medical care provider charged with negligence, you deserve the most vigorous defense possible to secure your good name, your livelihood and your professional license.

We have experience in medical malpractice defense across a broad spectrum of areas, including such frequently litigated matters as:

  • Birth injury
  • Failure to diagnose
    • Ignoring warning signs
    • Neglecting to order tests
    • Misreading test results
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Surgical mistakes
  • Prescription mistakes
    • Wrong medication
    • Wrong dosage
  • Failure to adhere to standards
  • Equipment misuse

Experts by your side

Medical malpractice cases require attorneys to have specific knowledge about both law and complex issues related to medical terminology, treatment, and technology. Our lawyers have established professional relationships with leading physicians, pharmacists and other medical experts who assist us in offering the staunch defense you require.

Our experienced Mississippi attorneys have worked with many major insurers looking for aggressive litigants. As a result, our firm has defended a wide array of licensed medical specialties, including:

  • Emergency services
  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Psychiatry
  • Anesthesiology
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Neurology and neurosurgery
  • Neonatology
  • Plastic surgery
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology

We also defend dentists, dental surgeons, chiropractors, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and many other licensed professionals.

Cost-effective representation assuring due process

We have extensive experience negotiating and arbitrating settlements, litigating trials and appeals, and representing professionals before state licensing boards. Our depth of knowledge often allows us to arrive at beneficial resolutions in a timely manner.

Contact our medical malpractice defense firm today

Call Franke & Salloum, PLLC at 228-868-7070 or contact us online for a consultation on your case. Our office is conveniently located in Gulfport, Mississippi.