Even with many highly-skilled, well-trained and effective medical professionals providing care in this country today, over 225,000 people lose their lives due to medical malpractice or negligence each year. Many of those are due to various errors or negligent acts during surgery. Although we expect that treatment and procedures will always go smoothly and as planned, the human body is extraordinarily complex and even the most skilled physicians make mistakes. Sadly, surgical mistakes many times lead to death and critical injury. If you have suffered an injury due to negligence in surgery or have lost a loved one to surgical malpractice, contact our Las Vegas, Nevada medical malpractice or negligence attorneys for help with your many questions.
Surgery can sometimes be necessary in emergency medical treatment, such as after an accident or cardiac arrest. Other surgeries may be urgent and necessary, but not critical. Yet others are elective, such as cosmetic procedures. Surgeries may be inpatient or outpatient in nature, and malpractice can occur as part of any invasive or diagnostic procedure such as nuclear imaging or angiograms. Regardless of the type of surgery or procedure, there are always risks involved, such as:
Dealing with the aftermath of surgical malpractice or negligence can be devastating, whether it be through personal physical suffering or the loss of a loved one. Through this difficult time, the attorneys at Breeden Malpractice and Injury Law can help provide the caring and compassionate legal representation you need. Our vast experience and success in medical malpractice and negligence cases can guide you through the complex and sometimes lengthy litigation process. We represent victims of surgical malpractice throughout the state of Nevada.
We can help provide sound legal counsel and advice in your surgical malpractice case. Contact our Las Vegas, Nevada Surgical Malpractice Lawyer for timely assistance.
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