Medical Negligence Solicitors
When you enter a hospital, clinic, or doctor’s surgery for treatment, you go with the expectation that the doctors, dentists, nurses, and hospital staff will take care of you and see that your ills are cured and your pain minimized. What you probably do not expect is that something will go wrong. For some patients, their medical experience can turn into a nightmare.
Recovering from a medical negligence issues can often take months, years, or in extreme cases may not even be possible. Some patients have to live with the effects of medical negligence for their entire lives, and the most unfortunate patients lose their lives. Recovery can be slow and expensive, and can include additional hospitalisation, further corrective surgery, painful rehabilitation, or physical therapy. You may even be facing a devastating loss of income if you are unable to work because of your injuries or if your ability to work is affected by the therapy you need in order to rehabilitate.
Patients can suffer from a variety of medical negligence’s, including prescription drug mix-ups, surgical errors, wrong-site surgical mistakes, surgeons that perform operations on the wrong patient, blood transfusion errors, objects left inside a patient after surgery, hospital acquired diseases, dentist errors, botched pathology, and more. The unfortunate price a patient pays for this kind of medical negligence can range from unnecessary scars, excessive pain, organ or system failure, loss of a limb, temporary or permanent disability, to disfigurement, or even death.
An experienced medical negligence solicitor is absolutely essential whatever your negative experience.