Surgery Claims

Surgical Negligence Claims

Have you had surgery at a hospital and been worried or disappointed by the results? Did something go seriously wrong? Are you unsure what are your rights or options? If so, we would be pleased to help you and explain your legal rights.

Types Of Surgery Negligence

  • Anaesthetic - inadequate levels of anaesthetic supplied during surgery
  • Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Negligence Claims
  • Damage to surrounding organs during surgery
  • Failed vasectomy or sterilisation operations
  • Failure to have adequate replacement blood supplies available
  • Nerve damage
  • Ruptured Or Perforated Bowel - click to see separate our section all about Ruptured Bowels Claims
  • Removal of the wrong body part due to inadequate marking
  • Retained swabs or other medical equipment which the surgery team forgot to remove before closing up the patient after an operation

We have helped hundreds of people who have suffered injury through no fault of thier own as a result of surgery negligence. Our solicitors' experience includes surgery negligence claims arising from:

Whatever has happened to you during surgery, you can rest assured that our specialist surgery negligence claim solicitors have helped someone just like you before. They are ready and waiting to help you too!

Part of our job at 1stClaims is to make the process of taking your Claim forward, as easy as possible, and in a way that suits you.

So, we provide you with some options for getting started.

  • You can complete our enquiry form online, simply click the button below,
  • or if you prefer to speak with someone, call us on 0800 2888 693 and we will complete the enquiry form for you over the telephone.

What are the Costs?

1stClaims does not charge you for using our service and all initial enquiries with our Solicitors are also free of charge, so rest assured, this initial step of making an enquiry will not cost you anything.

Once one of our Solicitors has assessed the merits of your enquiry they will make a judgement on the likely chances of bringing a successful claim and if the prospects are good, they will normally offer to take your case on a No Win No Fee basis. NOTE: If your case is successful your Solicitor will deduct up to a maximum of 25% of your final settlement or compensation award as payment for their fees. You can find out more about No Win No Fee arrangements and the potential costs that can be incurred by clicking here.

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How 1stClaims Can Help

Claims made against Surgeons can be differing in severity - with the most severe claims being claim made for compensation for the death or long lasting damage for a loved one following an error. For this reason, 1st Claims completely understands that medical negligence claims of this type can be extremely difficult. Our team is specialised in dealing with cases of this sort so will be able to provide you with the support you need at this time

1st Claims will be by your side throughout every step of your medical negligence claim. If you think you or a loved one may have been a victim of surgical negligence, the first step you need to take is to pick up the phone and dial 0800 2888 693 (from a mobile click to call: 01348 630 720) or click here and fill in an online enquiry. All initial enquiries are offered to you free of charge so you can discuss your potential negligence claim with us without any added financial pressure. If you decide to make a claim through us we will put you in touch with a specialist anaesthetic negligence lawyer who will be able to deal with your claim with the expertise you need. Our aim is to provide you with high quality legal advice, tailored completely to you.

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