Surgery Compensation Claims
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- Surgery Compensation Claims Information
- What Constitutes Surgery Gone Wrong?
- What Kinds of Surgery Can I Claim Compensation For?
- Can I Claim Against Private Surgeons for Surgery Compensation?
- Why Should I Choose Tylers Solicitors for Surgery Compensation Claims?
- Surgery Compensation Claims Amounts
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Surgery Compensation Claims Information
If you’ve been the victim of any kind of surgical mistake, you may be entitled to make a claim for surgery compensation. Any mistake made during surgery can leave you with extremely serious, long-term health conditions. In some cases, they can even be life-threatening. If you’ve suffered due to surgical negligence, get in touch with our experienced team today. Here at Tylers Solicitors, we can work with you to make the surgical compensation claims that you’re entitled to.
As with any kind of medical negligence, surgical negligence can lead to a wide range of issues. In most circumstances, surgical complications are beyond the surgeon’s control. However, in some instances, it is possible that the surgeon or supporting healthcare staff make mistakes which can cause your health to deteriorate.
What Constitutes Surgery Gone Wrong?
If any mistakes are made during your surgical treatment, the entire surgery could be said to have gone wrong. Surgery gone wrong is normally reserved for failed surgeries, or those which exacerbate an existing health problem. When surgery goes wrong, it can be life-threatening. If you’ve suffered surgery gone wrong due to surgical negligence, get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today. We can help you to make no-win, no-fee surgery compensation claims.
What Kinds of Surgery Can I Claim Compensation For?
If you have evidence that you’ve suffered surgical negligence, you can claim compensation following any kind of surgery. This can include essential medical surgeries, in addition to cosmetic surgeries or other voluntary surgeries. Some of the most common kinds of surgical negligence claims in the UK include: the wrong operation or wrong body part being operated on, surgeries resulting in infections and internal organs being perforated during treatment. Whatever kind of surgery, and whatever kind of surgical negligence you’ve suffered, Tylers Solicitors are here to help.
Can I Claim Against Private Surgeons for Surgery Compensation?
Yes! Even if you’ve chosen to go with a private surgeon rather than an NHS surgeon, you can still make a claim for compensation. Private surgeons need to apply the same rigorous standards as an NHS surgeon. If you’ve suffered any kind of surgical negligence at the hands of a private surgeon, get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today.
Why Should I Choose Tylers Solicitors for Surgery Compensation Claims?
Tylers Solicitors is an experienced legal team. We offer a full no-win, no-fee service to all our clients, meaning that you don’t need to pay upfront for our representation! We stand out due to our commitment to our clients. Our legal experts will do everything in our power to get you the maximum amount of compensation that you are entitled to. We will work with you; keep you updated and make sure that you get the best results possible.
Surgery Compensation Claims Amounts
As with any kind of medical negligence or personal injury claim, the amount of compensation you could receive depends on the severity of your injuries. The more damage surgery negligence has caused you, the more compensation you will be entitled to. Curious about how much compensation you could be entitled to? Use our simple surgery negligence compensation calculator below!
Anaesthetic Mistakes Compensation Claims
|One of the most common mistakes in any surgery is overuse of anaesthetic. The anaesthetist can have a major impact on the success or failure of a surgery, and any negligence on their part can cause a wide range of problems. In some cases, the over application of anaesthetics can cause long-term problems of their own or lead to short-term medical issues. Whether you’ve suffered local or general anaesthesia negligence, we are here for you.|
|Up to £307,000|
Minor Surgical Mistakes Compensation Claims
|In some cases, it is possible for surgeons and surgical staff to display negligence which results in minor surgical issues. These could be something as simple as nicking an internal organ without causing serious bleeding. Other minor surgical mistakes can include over-bruising and minor to moderate scarring. Surgery scar compensation depends on the severity of the scar and its location on your body.|
|£1,800 to £50,000|
Moderate Surgical Mistakes Compensation Claims
|Moderate surgical mistakes are rarely life-threatening, but they can cause (or exacerbate) a range of health problems. For example, you could be left with short or long-term pain following the surgery. Some of these moderate surgical mistakes can include minor infections, equipment being left after surgery (requiring further surgery to remove), organs being perforated but repaired during surgery. If you’ve suffered any kind of moderate surgical mistake and you’re looking for surgery compensation, get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today.|
|£50,000 to £127,000.|
Serious / Fatal Surgical Mistakes Compensation Claims
|If you, or a loved one, has suffered due to serious medical negligence, you need to make a claim for compensation. Serious surgical mistakes can lead to long-term health conditions, loss of livelihood and, in some cases, lead to wrongful deaths. Some of the most serious surgical mistakes can include the wrong operation being carried out, or having the wrong limb amputated. It is also possible for internal organs to be damage during surgery, bones to be broken unnecessarily and serious infections to take hold. Whether you’re claiming for yourself, or following surgical negligence on a loved one, Tylers is here for you.|
|Upwards of £127,000.|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Tylers a No-Win, No-Fee Surgical Negligence Solicitors?
Yes! Here at Tylers, we are proud to offer a no-win, no-fee legal service to all our clients. If you’re looking to make a claim against the NHS or a private healthcare facility, we are here for you. To begin your no-win, no-fee surgical compensation claims, simply get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today! Our legal experts will work with you to get the compensation that you need to move on with your life.
How Long Do I Have to Start My Surgical Negligence Compensation Claim?
As with any kind of negligence or personal injury case you have up to three years from the event to begin your claim for compensation. Some clients choose to start their claim immediately, whereas others will wait until they understand full extent of their condition. In some cases, a surgery negligence compensation claim can take around two years to complete, so its often worth starting your claim as soon as possible.
How Will I Know If I’ve Suffered Surgical Negligence?
Your surgeon should give you a complete overview of your surgical treatment once you’ve recovered. Any issues which might have occurred should be mentioned during this debrief. In some cases, instances of surgical negligence (such as infections) can take several days to become noticeable. If you notice any unusual symptoms, including pain or reduced mobility / sensitivity following your surgery, you should make sure to mention it to your healthcare professional.
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Tylers Solicitors Accepts Nationwide Surgical Negligence Compensation Claims
Here at Tylers Solicitors, we can provide complete no-win, no-fee surgery compensation claims across the UK. So, whether you’re claiming against the NHS or a private healthcare provider, get in touch with Tylers Solicitors’ experienced team today. You can reach our experts directly by calling 0800 699 0079 today. If you prefer, you can also use our simple online contact form and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.