There are many different types of medical negligence. In the event that you or a loved one experiences malpractice during surgery that leads to a worsened condition, this is considered an instance of surgical negligence and is cause for investigation by an experienced lawyer. There are many different ways in which medical negligence can seriously affect a patient as a result of a medical professional not following medical standards.
In the event you think someone is liable for mistakes made during surgery or post-op care, we encourage you to contact our team of medical malpractice lawyers at Shoup, Evers and Green. We’ll investigate the situation and ensure you get the justice deserved.
Surgical negligence can occur as a result of the following situations:
- Unnecessary surgery is performed
- Incorrect site of surgery
- Negligence with anesthesia
- Major surgical errors causing harm or death