New York medical malpractice attorneys Thomas A. Moore and Matthew Gaier wrote an article for Law.com titled, Liability of Referring Physicians.
Being referred to a specialist by your general practitioner is normal. While the referring physician is not liable for injuries caused by the specialist, sending a patient to a specialist does not automatically absolve a referring doctor of liability.
In this article, Thomas Moore and Matthew Gaier talk about situations that can result in a referring physician being held liable.
To read the full article, click here.
Tom Moore and Matt Gaier, partners at KDLM, continue to coauthor a medical malpractice column for the New York Law Journal on Law.com. The column is a resource used by countless attorneys throughout New York state regarding issues of medical malpractice.