When an expectant mother puts her life and her baby’s life into the hands of trained medical professionals, she trusts them to get her and her child through labor and delivery safely. Unfortunately, things can go wrong as a result of a negligent nurse or doctor, especially in the case of an induced labor using Pitocin.

While an induced labor may be necessary due to medical complications or an overdue baby, an induced labor can also cause complications when a medical mistake is made. In order to induce labor, a nurse or doctor may administer Pitocin to speed up labor contractions. If an error is made or too much Pitocin is used, a baby may not receive enough oxygen. Sadly, misuse or overuse of Pitocin can lead to a Kentucky birth injury, such as cerebral palsy.

If your child suffered a brain injury at birth in Louisville, your family deserves full compensation to get your child the best care possible. When medical negligence causes your family harm, you should seek justice. The experienced Louisville birth injury lawyers at Gray and White can help protect the future of your family by helping you get the compensation you need and deserve. Contact us today for a free consultation at 888.450.4456 or online at

Matthew L. White
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Founder & Partner of Louisville Personal Injury Law Firm Gray & White Law