Surgical Negligence Claims & Compensation
Negligent Hip Replacement
Legal Director, Suzanne Williams represented Mr R in a claim brought against Spire Healthcare Limited and Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust. Mr R underwent a total left hip replacement in April 2016. He awoke from the surgery in agony knowing that something had not gone right with the surgery.
Sciatic Nerve Damage From Surgical Error
Mrs M’s appointed Rachel Bowen to handle her case, after her previous Solicitors advised that her claim had no prospects of succeeding.
Brachial Plexus Nerve Injury
Anita Marriott, specialist Clinical Negligence Solicitor, settled a claim relating to the negligent dissection of the upper trunk of the brachial plexus.
Abdominal Hysterectomy Resulted In Damage To Ureter
Davies and Partners medical negligence team were instructed on behalf of Mrs X in relation to her abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo oopthorectomy resulting in damage to her ureter.
Haemhorroidectomy and failure to obtain consent
Our Client, Mrs C, was referred by her GP to see the Defendant, a Consultant General Laparoscopic and Colorectal Surgeon.
Operation Performed on Wrong Knee
Mr X was due to undergo an arthroscopy on his left knee at the Defendant’s hospital on 6 April 2010. Although correct procedures were undertaken to identify the knee to be operated on prior to Mr X being taken into theatre, once in theatre, the appropriate checks were not actioned and this resulted in Mr X’s right knee being operated on in error.
Death of patient from peritonitis following negligent bowel surgery
The patient suffered with pain in his abdomen for around 3 months. A colonoscopy revealed that he was suffering with sub acute intestinal obstruction from an intusuccepting cancer at the splenic flexure and he required emergency surgery.
Negligent breast augmentation surgery
The patient underwent breast augmentation surgery. Contrary to her wishes she was given large implants which were inserted sub muscularly leaving her with great pain and oversized and deformed breasts.
Negligent mastectomy and reconstructive surgery
The patient underwent a mastectomy and breast reconstruction operation described more fully as a DIEP flap operation. Post operatively the patient developed a haematoma.
Negligent treatment of a femoral fracture suffered by a professional jockey
The patient was a professional jockey who fell from his horse. He suffered a comminuted fracture to his left femur when he was trodden on by a trailing horse.