Birmingham Surgical Errors Lawyers
It is a sad truth that despite their important roles, many medical professionals are negligent in their duties. Despite extensive training and credentials, clinicians do not always use their experience to successfully diagnosis and treat medical conditions. The repercussions of these errors can be particularly devastating if they occur during surgery. Millions of people have been forced to deal with significant hardships due to the negligence of a surgeon or other hospital employees.
Victims of surgical errors deserve compensation for their pain and suffering. If you or your loved one has experienced hardships due to negligence in the operating room, you need to speak with attorneys who are dedicated to getting their clients the compensation they deserve. Now is the time to contact the Birmingham surgical errors attorneys of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., today at 205.414.8160 to learn more about your rights.
Common Surgical Errors
Even a single mistake made in the operating room can have deadly consequences. Sadly, not all professionals use the utmost care when performing surgery. The following are the most common acts of negligence in the operation room:
- Wrong site surgery
- Surgery on the wrong patient
- Incorrect surgical procedure
- Mishandling of surgical instruments
- Foreign objects inside body cavity
- Improper suturing
- Post-surgical complications
Unfortunately, these mistakes can lead to increased time in the hospital as well as costly medical bills.
There is nothing you or your family could do to prevent a surgical error. The sole responsibility of surgical errors lies in the hands of the negligent medical professional. They need to be held responsible for their mistakes. Contact the tenacious Birmingham surgical errors lawyers of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., today by calling 205.414.8160 to discuss your options.