Holding Doctors Responsible For Surgical Errors
Having to undergo surgery can be a frightening experience. A patient must trust that the surgical staff is professional and attentive throughout the operation. Unfortunately, mistakes are not uncommon — lapses in attention, poor training, miscommunication or defective equipment can all seriously impact your health. If you or a loved one was the victim of surgery malpractice, contact our firm as soon as possible.
At Ward & Glass, L.L.P., in Norman, our lawyers represent clients seeking monetary compensation for surgical mistakes. We will aggressively fight for your full and fair compensation for lost wages, additional medical treatment, and pain and suffering. With our vast trial experience, our skilled litigators will provide tenacious representation from start to finish. Our goal is to reach a beneficial settlement in the most efficient manner possible. However, we prepare every case as if it will be decided in court. Trust our attention to detail and thorough preparation at every stage of your case.
Orthopedic Surgery Errors Law Firm In Cleveland County Serving Oklahoma
Depending on the complexity of the surgery, serious errors can occur at any stage. Whether during pre-surgery preparation, the surgical procedure or post-surgical care, medical professionals must remain attentive to the needs of the patient. Negligence can come in many forms, including:
- Delayed diagnosis or misdiagnosis
- Failure to perform a thorough patient history
- Defective medical equipment
- Removal of the wrong organ
- Nicking an artery
- Anesthesiology errors
- Failure to properly monitor patients’ vital signs
- Leaving surgical tools inside the body
- Incorrect medication in post-operative recovery
Our surgical errors lawyers will thoroughly investigate your situation and work with trusted medical professionals when necessary to develop a strong case. Whether you were injured during a gallbladder surgery, tonsillectomy or any type of laparoscopic procedure, we can help. Call an attorney at our firm today.