Surgical Errors

Surgical Errors

Our Surgical Error Attorneys In Kansas City Pursue Medical Malpractice Cases On Behalf Of Victims In Missouri And Kansas

How Do You Prove A Surgical Error Occurred?

Operating room staff and surgeons have many opportunities to make surgical errors during all types of procedures. Even the smallest mistake or oversight can be devastating for the patient, leading to life-altering injuries and even death.

Surgeons and other hospital staff may tell you that surgery is risky from the beginning and lead you to believe that you are signing your rights away by agreeing to the procedure. This is not true.

You should seek advice and a full understanding from a qualified Kansas City surgical error attorney before giving in and accepting that nothing can be done. It is likely that you have legal options and that we can help you hold the surgeon and healthcare provider accountable for medical negligence.

Kansas City Surgical Error Attorneys With Over 75 Years Of Combined Experience

At Schmitt Law Firm, LLC, we are renowned for our trial successes in both Missouri and Kansas. Our Kansas City surgical error attorneys are also respected by peers and judges for their legal knowledge and client-centered approach to our practice. Our team is always available when you need us, and we walk you through the legal process hand-in-hand. At the same time, we will relieve you of legal burdens during the process. Your focus should be on healing while our surgical error attorneys in Kansas City investigate, negotiate and fight for your full and fair compensation resulting from a surgical error injury.

What Types Of Surgical Errors Can You Recover Compensation From?

Recovering monetary compensation for past, present, and future damages and losses resulting from a surgical error depends on the depth of investigation, collaboration with the right medical experts, and the strength and creativity of your Kansas City surgical error attorneys.

Our surgical error attorneys in Kansas City handle cases involving the following types of errors and more:

  • Perforating or puncturing internal organs or structures, such as your intestines, bladder, liver, kidneys, stomach or bowel
  • Causing nerve damage
  • Leaving sponges or other surgical implements in your body
  • Failing to stop internal bleeding or find an injury caused during the surgery before concluding your surgery
  • Negligence in administering anesthesia or dosage
  • Wrong site surgery

Many other specific injuries and failed operations may result from different surgeries. Getting an experienced Kansas City surgical error attorney involved immediately is important if you suspect malpractice. Evidence must be preserved, and our Kansas City surgical error attorneys should get to work just as quickly as the hospital’s legal defense team gets to work, which is immediate.

Don’t Be Intimidated By A Surgeon Or Hospital Staff — Call Our Kansas City Surgical Error Attorneys

Medical facilities know how to thwart medical malpractice claims. Some lawyers specialize in the defense of medical malpractice claims and are very good at it. You need Kansas City surgical error attorneys who are even better than these specialists.

Please call Schmitt Law Firm, LLC at 816-400-1000 or email us to schedule a free consultation with one of our Kansas City surgical error attorneys at your convenience. We handle all upfront legal costs in your case and only collect attorney’s fees if we achieve a positive result on your behalf.

Call Us Today. 816-400-1000

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