Surgical Errors - Medical Malpractice

Surgical errors can occur in many different ways. At Coleman Legal, we have many years’ experience in assisting our clients obtain the best possible results in their cases in relation to surgical errors.

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Stages Where Surgical Errors can Occur?

The following list is not exhaustive, and your specific case may not be listed below.  We are here to listen and give you sound, qualified advice on your case, and our team of medical negligence solicitors understand that each person’s experience is different, and to be treated with empathy and care throughout the entire legal process.

Many of our clients who have suffered surgical errors experience months and sometimes years of physical and/or psychological discomfort or pain, and are left, in some cases, with severe scarring and/or disfigurement due to medical malpractice.

  • Intraoperative Care
  • Wrong Site Surgery (where the incorrect item is removed or operated on)
  • Wrong Side Surgery (where the opposite organ is removed in error)
  • Foreign Objects Left in during Surgery
  • Preoperative Care (Marking Surgery Site, Anesthesia errors, etc.)
  • Postoperative Care
  • Multiple Phases of Care
  • Multiple Clinicians
  • Delay in Diagnosis

System Factors:

  1. Inexperience
  2. Lack of Technical Competence
  3. Communication Breakdown

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Results of Surgical Errors Medical Malpractice

  • Scarring
  • Depression
  • Pain
  • Psychological Issues
  • Psychical limitations to movement
  • Loss of Earnings
  • Continuing Side Effects
  • Additional Surgical Procedures to correct errors
  • Significant or Major Injury
  • Death (in severe cases)


How We Can Help?

Pursuing a medical negligence claim in Ireland can be daunting, especially if you are still recovering. Our experienced team of medical negligence solicitors in Dublin and nationwide are on hand to give advice and advise you of all legal remedies available to you at this stressful time. Our aim is to help you through the trauma of your experience with empathy and understanding, and to ease as much of the stress associated with medical negligence claims as possible.

If you have sustained an injury or contracted an illness due to a situation involving medical negligence and have questions surrounding an incident, please contact our Medical Negligence Solicitors today at Coleman Legal.

Coleman Legal can help you find out if you are eligible for a compensation. If you are eligible for compensation, we will fight for you while you recover, ensuring your best interests are met and that you receive the best settlement or Court Award that is fair to you in the entirety of the circumstances.

Diane Treanor

Senior Solicitor 
(Medical Negligence Team)

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Johanna Ryan

Senior Solicitor 
(Medical Negligence Team)

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