New Orleans Surgical Error Attorney
Metairie Lawyers For Doctor Negligence And Surgical Malpractice
Our medical malpractice team has the experience and resources to identify errors by the surgeon and supporting personnel, such as:
Operating on the wrong body part
Cutting other organs, nerves or blood vessels
Leaving sponges or instruments in the patient
Misdiagnosis leading to unnecessary surgery
Anesthesia errors resulting in brain injury, heart attack or death
Failure to perform emergency surgery (appendectomy, hematoma, hemorrhage, etc.)
Failure to obtain informed consent
Injuries from surgical mesh or knee or hip metal-on-metal implants
Surgeries do not always have the desired outcome, and there is always some risk of death or complications. What constitutes medical malpractice is when the doctors and scrub nurses fail to follow preoperative check-downs or deviate from accepted medical practices. Our knowledge of medical jargon and surgical procedure helps us evaluate the medical records and other evidence to show that the injury or death should not have happened.
Compensation For Surgeon Malpractice
We pursue full and fair damages for malpractice, including the costs of medical intervention and future care, lasting disability, lost income, and pain and suffering. Surgeons are frequent targets of litigation and thus they tend to be well-represented and not inclined to settle lawsuits. John W. Redmann is a skilled courtroom lawyer who is not afraid to take cases to trial to win justice for clients.
For more information or to schedule a free initial consultation with a New Orleans surgical error attorney, contact us online or by calling 504-433-5550.
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