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New York Surgical Errors Lawyers

Complications during surgery are often unavoidable, even when the surgical team is providing exemplary care. However, some surgical errors are the result of negligence on the part of surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses and other medical professionals. When this happens, it is a case of medical malpractice.

If you or someone close to you has suffered due to a surgical error and you think medical malpractice may have been involved, the attorneys at the Finz firm are here to help you explore your legal options. The Finz firm lawyers handle medical misdiagnosis lawsuits for clients throughout New York and nationwide.

Contact the Finz firm today by telephone at (855) TOP-FIRM or by filling out the free accident case evaluation form now, and an experienced New York surgical errors attorney will review your case without any cost to you.

Surgical Errors and Medical Malpractice

Many medical malpractice cases involve errors made by surgeons or other medical professionals in the operating room. When surgeons provide care that falls below an acceptable professional standard, patients can suffer severe medical setbacks and even wrongful death.

Examples of surgical errors include:

  • Nicking vital organs
  • Wrong site surgery
  • Unnecessary surgery
  • Leaving instruments behind in the patient
  • Anesthesia errors

The Finz firm's medical negligence lawyers are well versed in the standards of medical care and know how to identify errors on the part of surgeons and other medical professionals. The Finz firm lawyers will work diligently to help you pursue compensation for the losses you have suffered due to medical malpractice and hospital negligence.

Contact an NYC Surgery Mistakes Lawyer

If you, a family member or a friend has suffered an injury or illness as result of medical malpractice call the Finz firm toll free at (855) TOP-FIRM to speak with a knowledgeable New York surgical errors attorney now or fill out the free medical malpractice case evaluation form.

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