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Stockton Surgical Injuries Attorney

Surgical injuries are somewhat rare and are typically not the fault of medical malpractice.  But in some cases of certain surgical injuries, a medical malpractice lawsuit may be appropriate. If you or your loved one has suffered a surgical injury due to suspected or confirmed medical malpractice, you are entitled to recover damages for your losses.   Contact the law office of the Stockton medical malpractice attorney to discuss your case.

A surgical injury could range from an accidental perforation of an organ to permanent disability.  Surgical injuries occur because of contaminated surgical instruments, bacterial infections, wound infections, and more. 

Certain surgical injuries occur because of administrative errors such as the lack of informed consent or preoperative care.   Proper care prior to a surgery and after it is just as important as the surgery itself.  If a patient is not well aware of all of the risks prior to a surgical procedure, this is a form of malpractice.  Any injury sustained because of improper anesthesia or the failure to attend to a patient’s vital signs during the operation is also malpractice.

In some cases, a surgical injury will result in organ damage, paralysis or permanent disabilities that will results in years of intensive therapy and costly medical bills.

At the medical malpractice law firm of the Stockton medical malpractice attorney, our legal team thoroughly investigates the circumstances that led to a client’s surgical injury.  Contact the law office of the Stockton medical malpractice attorney today for an immediate consultation.