Surgical negligence

The need for specialist advice:

Many of us need surgery at some stage in our lives. Mostly the operation will be carried out expertly and you will recover fully.

Unfortunately this isn’t always the case and we are seeing a rising number of negligence claims arising from surgical procedures. When surgical mistakes are made it is essential to seek early advice from a legal expert.

Let our experience make yours that much easier:

At Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall our team of experienced specialists will ensure you receive the highest level of compensation for your injuries, both physical and emotional, along with any lost income.

We work unstintingly with you to build a winning case, while providing the support you and your family need to cope with the potentially life-altering effects of surgical errors.

Surgical mistakes include:

  • Retention of medical instruments (such as swabs)
  • Awareness during surgery
  • Poor results following cosmetic surgery or damage to nerves during cosmetic surgery
  • Damage to internal organs (especially the bladder)
  • Negligent spinal surgery
  • Surgery to the wrong area
  • Nerve damage
  • Unnecessary operations.

Need expert advice? Let us help:

Please contact Pam Roberts at our Haslingden office on 01706 233426 to discuss any aspect of medical negligence.