Weight-Loss Surgery Errors Can Result In Serious Injuries

Many people suffering from obesity have turned to gastric bypass surgery as a means of losing weight. This is a surgery with known risks and should be performed only on people who are significantly overweight and who have exhausted other weight loss options.

Tragically, many of those who turn to gastric bypass surgery suffer severe medical setbacks or lose their lives due to medical negligence. If you or a loved one has suffered due to a gastric bypass surgery error, the attorneys at The Lawrence Firm, PSC are here to offer you experienced legal guidance and strong advocacy.

We have law offices in Covington, Kentucky, and Cincinnati, Ohio. Our lawyers are experienced professionals who will represent you with compassion, understanding and committed advocacy.

Hospital Mistakes

A hospital mistake can lead to permanent injury and death. If you and your family have suffered as the result of a hospital mistake or malpractice, you may feel angry or frustrated that you were injured at the hands of doctors, nurses, hospital employees or other medical professionals you believed you could trust. At The Lawrence Firm, PSC we are dedicated to helping victims of hospital malpractice and their families assert their rightful claims to recovery. Our firm is devoted to finding out what happened and how the hospital negligence occurred. We are dedicated to helping families receive compensation to ease the burden of caring for injured family members and for the unexpected loss of a loved one. With decades of experience serving clients in Covington, Kentucky, and Cincinnati, Ohio, our firm knows how to get the results you need in your case.

Building Your Case

Our firm will fully investigate the circumstances of a hospital error and will gather the evidence, the medical documentation and the expert testimony necessary to support your claim. For more information regarding hospital negligence, contact our experienced hospital negligence attorneys.

The following are examples of areas in which hospital negligence can occur:

  • Medication errors
  • Failure to appreciate changes in patient condition
  • Failure to monitor vital signs
  • Failure to monitor fetal heart rate
  • Failure to follow policies and procedures
  • Training failures
  • Failure to intervene
  • Nursing errors
  • Hospitalist errors
  • Resident errors
  • Emergency room errors
  • Failure to diagnose
  • Anesthesia mistakes
  • Incompetent doctors
  • Credentialing negligence
  • Communication errors
  • Documentation and charting errors
  • Electronic Medical Record failures
  • Wrongful death

Litigation to prove hospital negligence is complex and requires both medical and legal knowledge. Our experienced attorneys are supported by a nurse on staff and are networked with other medical professionals and experts. These experts and consultants can help us build a strong argument for compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages and other costs of an illness or injury that did not have to happen. If you were injured in a hospital, do not hesitate to contact our firm. We will work to recover maximum compensation for your injuries.

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If you or a loved one has been injured due to a gastric bypass surgery error, our lawyers are here to protect your rights. Contact us today online or by telephone at 800-698-4054 to arrange a consultation with an experienced attorney.