A New York City Surgical Error Medical Malpractice Attorney Advocating for People Injured by Doctor Negligence
Surgeries and similar medical procedures have saved and improved countless lives in New York City and across the country. Sometimes, however, doctors, medical staff, and hospitals are medically negligent during these operations and in the post-operative period that leaves people worse off than before they went in. At Miklos Law, we help people injured by surgical errors get compensation for their injuries and ensure that those responsible are made fully accountable for their actions. Our firm’s New York City surgical and post-operative errors medical malpractice attorney will work tirelessly to get you the maximum amount of money damages available.
Common Surgical and Post-Operative Errors in New York City
Surgical and Post-Operative errors happen in a wide variety of ways, resulting in a broad range of potential consequences. Some of the most common negligence a New York City surgical and post-operative errors medical malpractice lawyer sees include:
- Perforation, Peritonitis, and Sepsis
- Botched and negligently performed surgeries and procedures
- Unnecessary or inappropriate surgeries
- Nerve damage
- Failing to Monitor the Patient
- Anesthesia mistakes
- Operating at the wrong place on the body
- Instruments left inside patients
These errors can happen for several reasons, including failing to properly monitor, miscommunication between medical professionals, inexperience, incompetence, and just simple negligence. Although there is some risk of a surgical complication with any medical procedure or surgery, a patient does not accept the risk of negligence or that a surgical complication is not timely diagnosed and treated.
Money Damages for Medical Malpractice in New York City
Anyone injured due to a surgical or post-operative error or another form of medical malpractice in New York City has the right to take legal action against those responsible for the injury.
The money damages commonly available in these cases include compensation for pain and suffering, medical bills, missed wages during recovery, and any impact of the injuries on the person’s ability to earn a living and enjoy day-to-day activities. In addition, in the tragic event that a person is killed as a result of a surgical or post-operative error, their loved ones can seek similar compensation for wrongful death.
Speak with a New York City Surgical and Post-Operative Errors Medical Malpractice Attorney
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident or by medical malpractice, Miklos Law can help you take action and seek compensation.
We are pleased to represent clients throughout New York City, including in Queens, Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Staten Island. We also serve clients in nearby counties such as Nassau County, Suffolk County and Westchester County. Contact us to schedule a free consultation with a New York City surgical and post-operative errors medical malpractice lawyer. Se Habla Espanol.