Have you been the victim of a surgical error?
Undergoing any kind of surgery is an extremely stressful experience, and while the vast majority of operations performed in the UK are successful, there are occasions where things can go wrong and mistakes are made.
Going through surgery is worrying enough, without having to deal with the consequences when it doesn’t go to plan.
If you have been injured as a result of a surgical error then you can consider yourself the victim of medical negligence, you may be able to make a personal injury compensation claim.
Do you have a potential surgery error claim?
A surgical error can have a major impact on your life, potentially preventing you from working for a long period of time, whilst also having a detrimental effect on your everyday life. There’s also the risk of long-term psychological effects as a result of the trauma you have experienced due to any surgical errors.
At What’s My Claim Worth we are experienced in handling all kinds of compensation claims associated with surgery errors, which can include:
- The wrong operation being performed
- The wrong body part being operated on
- Foreign objects being left in the body
- Organs being perforated
- Cosmetic surgery causing scarring and disfigurement
- Infections caused by poor hygiene
How much compensation for a surgical error claim?
Get an instant estimate of how much your claim could be worth using our Medical Negligence Claimometer or call our specialist clinical negligence solicitors who will be happy to advise you on the facts of your own case.
Surgery claim case studies:
- £9,000 in compensation after failing to obtain consent to surgery
- £15,000 in compensation after surgical errors led to additional procedures
- £50,000 in compensation after misdiagnosis leads to DVT and a stroke
How to make a surgery error claim
If you feel that you have been the victim of a surgical error and you wish to take action, our team of specialist solicitors are on-hand to help you. We benefit from in-house medical knowledge, which enables us to fully understand your case in order to give you a high-quality service.