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Nursing Home Abuse Law Firm in Houston

What to Do If You Suspect Your Loved One Is Suffering

Nursing home abuse and neglect are, sadly, extremely common. Nursing Home Abuse Justice reports that an estimated five million seniors are abused every year in the United States. The actual number of nursing home abuse instances is unknown, as many residents are unable or unwilling to speak up for themselves when abuse or neglect occurs. In fact, it’s believed that as few as only 1 in 14 (or even 1 in 24, depending on the study) instances of nursing home abuse and neglect are reported.

It’s important that family members and loved ones are able to recognize the signs of nursing home abuse—such as bedsores and unexplained injuries, wandering, and even elopement—so that they can take swift action at the first indication that abuse or neglect is occurring. If you believe your loved one may be a victim of such treatment, immediately contact the appropriate authorities. You may report the abuse to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services at (800) 458-9858.

If possible/necessary, remove your loved one from the facility where you suspect abuse/neglect is occurring and, as soon as you are able, contact an experienced nursing home abuse attorney. You and/or your loved one may be entitled to financial compensation for damages associated with the abuse, such as medical bills, disability, pain and suffering, and more.

Reach out to our Houston nursing home abuse lawyer for a free case evaluation. Call (713) 597-4333 or submit an online contact form.

How Our Firm Can Help

Our founding attorney, Brian H. Tew, M.D., J.D., is a licensed attorney and medical doctor. He brings decades of experience in both the medical and legal fields to every case, which can prove invaluable to the overall outcome of your nursing home abuse claim.

Tew Law Firm helps the victims and victims’ families of all types of nursing home abuse, including:

  • Physical abuse
  • Neglect
  • Sexual abuse
  • Emotional/verbal abuse
  • Financial abuse
  • Resident-on-resident abuse
  • Physician-patient abuse
  • Medical abuse

The effects of nursing home abuse are devastating and widespread. In addition to immense physical pain and discomfort, victims will likely experience severe emotional trauma. At Tew Law Firm, we believe that no one, regardless of their age, should have to suffer mistreatment or abuse under any circumstances—but especially not at the hands of trusted caregivers. Our Houston nursing home abuse attorney is prepared to fight for the justice and fair recovery you and your loved one deserve.

Take Your Next Step

If your loved one is suffering from nursing home abuse, contact us to schedule a complimentary, confidential consultation.

Client Testimonials

Real Stories From Real People
  • “You have helped my family in more ways than you can imagine and I will always keep you and yours in my prayers and wish only the best that life has to offer for everyone that you hold dear. You truly are my hero, Mr. Tew, and I thank you for being you.”

    - Former Client
  • “I can't tell you how much your advice has affected me but I am now fully at ease with my decision to proceed without lawsuits. I feel relief actually because the thought of having to revisit all of those horrors, again and again, has taken its toll on me.”

    - Former Client
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Notable Verdicts & Settlements

A Proven Record of Recovery
  • Wrongful Death Confidential Settlement

    We secured confidential settlements from a hospital and pump manufacturer for the family of a 34-year-old husband and father of two who died after being admitted to the hospital for surgery.

  • Chiropractic Surgery Error $755,000

    In one of the largest medical malpractice verdicts in Wichita Falls, we secured $755,000 for a client who suffered a fractured vertebra after undergoing chiropractic surgery.

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Why Hire Tew Law Firm?

The Benefits of Having a Doctor-Attorney on Your Side
  • Years of Legal & Medical Practice

    With 41 years of experience as a doctor and 27 years of experience as an attorney, Mr. Tew understands the standard of care and can identify when it has been violated.

  • Compassionate Communication

    As a doctor, our attorney has had to have difficult conversations with patients in the past and knows how to treat our clients with the empathy and respect they deserve.

  • Experience on Both Sides

    Our attorney understands how insurance companies & nursing homes operate and knows what triggers them to settle in nursing home abuse cases.

  • Invaluable Medical Insight

    Our attorney has extensive experience as a doctor and former medical director in a nursing home and is prepared to leverage this on behalf of nursing home abuse victims.

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