Your Houston-Based Shoulder Dystocia Lawyers

When a baby is too large or the mother’s pelvic opening is too small, the baby is at risk for Shoulder Dystocia. This condition occurs when a baby’s head is delivered through the vagina, but the shoulders get stuck inside the mother’s body. Complications may cause injury to the mother and child, including some palsies.


  • Brain damage or death as a result of lack of oxygen can be a devastating event, and consulting with a brain injury lawyer might be a crucial step for affected families
  • broken arm or collar bone
  • shaking or paralysis caused by injury to the nerves of the shoulder, arms, and hand


  • bruising of the bladder
  • heavy bleeding after delivery
  • tearing of the uterus, vagina, cervix, or rectum

If you are concerned that your child is suffering from shoulder dystocia, contact the Houston birth injury lawyers at the accident and injury law office of Terry Bryant. If you suspect any form of child injury due to medical negligence, it’s crucial to consult with experienced child injury lawyers immediately. Call us today at 1 (800) 444-5000 or fill out a confidential and FREE initial consultation form, which only takes a few minutes to complete.

Attorney Terry Bryant

Attorney Terry BryantTerry Bryant is Board Certified in personal injury trial law, which means his extensive knowledge of the law has been recognized by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, setting him apart from many other injury attorneys. The 22 years he spent as a Municipal Judge, Spring Valley Village, TX also provides him keen insight into the Texas court system. That experience also helps shape his perspective on personal injury cases and how they might resolve. This unique insight benefits his clients. [ Attorney Bio ]