Our surgical errors lawyers are experienced with devastating and frequently lethal surgical errors. A surgical procedure should rarely have mistakes because these errors have catastrophic consequences.
We understand that a surgical procedure can be difficult and sensitive to everyone involved. However, if a surgeon violates the establish procedures for standard care, innocent patients can be hurt, and someone should be accountable.
With over 30 combined years of experience in personal injury law, our surgical errors lawyers are equipped to help you after an injury from a surgical error. If you or a loved one has been hurt due to a negligent medical professional, you should contact one of our medical malpractice lawyers immediately.
If you or someone you care about has suffered an injury due to negligence in an emergency room, the Mitchell Leeds, LLP can help. Call 415-769-3400 now for a free consultation. Serving the San Francisco Bay area.
Surgical Error Examples
Anything can go wrong during a surgery even a common surgical procedures. All the precautions in the world can occasionally fail when a particularly negligent medical professional is doing the surgery.
Some example can include:
Damage to tissues or nerves, anesthesia errors, leaving instruments, avoidable infection, and more.
It is important to know that a bad outcome from a surgery does not automatically qualify you for a medical malpractice case. There are accepted standards for surgical procedures and medical professional are held to them.
Being a victim of malpractice, you have the right to pursue compensation for your injuries. Compensation can include loss of earning capacity, medical expenses, and pain and suffering you have endured.
Our surgical errors lawyers can evaluate your claim at a scheduled consultation. We will use or years of experience and connections with specialized experts to determine the source of the mistake that injured you.