When a medical mistake occurs it can have a devastating impact upon the patient and their loved ones, impacting not only upon their health but also potentially on the individual’s personal and working life. Our team of Clinical and Medical Negligence experts will look to help ease the burden during this difficult time by also considering care plans, home adaptations, corrective treatments, counselling and rehabilitation where appropriate.
Clinical and Medical Negligence claims arise as a result of healthcare professionals acting against the interests of your health or failing to act at all. Mistakes can arise at the diagnosis, treatment or surgical stage. Our Clinical and Medical Negligence lawyers deal with thousands of negligence compensation claims against both the NHS and Private Practice covering a wide range of circumstances including, but not limited to:
- anaesthetic negligence
- birth injury and obstetrics
- cancer misdiagnosis
- cerebral palsy
- childhood illness and injuries (paediatric care)
- clinical trials
- cosmetic surgery
- care homes and nursing homes
- dental negligence
- Erb’s palsy
- gallbladder surgery
- geriatric / elderly care
- GP, NHS and private hospitals
- hip or knee replacements
- missed IVF and fertility opportunities
- misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis
- neurosurgery and neurological matters
- ophthalmology negligence and blindness cases
- psychological and psychiatric neglect
- sepsis compensation claims
- surgical errors
Members of Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA)
Our Clinical and Medical Negligence lawyers are members of the Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) and can also provide assistance with Coroner and Inquest hearings.
If you would like to discuss making a Clinical and Medical Negligence compensation claim as a result of lack of consent, mistreatment or failure to act by a doctor, dentist, surgeon or other type of healthcare professional please call a member of our Clinical and Medical Negligence team on Freephone 0808 164 0808 for a FREE, no-obligation chat or complete the request a call back form and we will call you.
If the matter is particularly sensitive and immediate assistance is required then we can arrange for one of the Clinical and Medical Negligence lawyers to meet you at the hospital or at home.