Eye injury negligence claims

 

Admission of negligence from Opticians after boy is left blind

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence specialists have secured an admission of negligence from a high street optician arising from a failure to detect optic atrophy, caused by a brain tumour, during an eye examination of a two year old boy. The...

£48,000 compensation recovered after hospital fail to diagnose a corneal ulcer

Boyes Turner's medical negligence lawyers previously reported   Marcus’*  medical negligence case in which the hospital admitted a delay in diagnosis of a corneal ulcer leading to loss of vision. The hospital admitted there was a...

Hospital admit delay in diagnosis of corneal ulcer

Boyes Turner's medical negligence solicitors recently received a response from a Hospital Trust admitting a failure to diagnose a corneal ulcer. In November 2011, 76 year old Marcus* started experiencing soreness and redness in his left eye. Marcus...

Claim settled fafter delay in diagnosis of detached retina results in 70% loss of vision

A 56 year old woman has been awarded £65,000 after instructing our medical negligence claims team in relation to a claim for a delay in diagnosis of a detached retina which lead to a loss of vision that could have been avoided. The woman woke up one...

£19,000 compensation secured after loss of vision following delayed diagnosis

We represented a 51 year old woman who lost the vision in her left eye following delayed diagnosis and treatment of a detached retina.  Problems with vision She had attended her GP for an emergency appointment due to concerns about symptoms in her...

£30,000 compensation - Sight damaged after negligent cataract surgery

Our client, Mrs G, underwent a cataract removal operation through Netcare Healthcare UK Limited who were contracted by the NHS to undertake the surgery to help reduce waiting lists. She underwent the required surgery during which damage was caused...

Compensation secured for victim of GP negligence - detached retina

We secured £19,000 compensation for client after her GP failed to refer her to an eye specialist for a detached retina. Blurred vision in left eye At the beginning of December 2004, our client noted that her left eye was blurred. She consulted her...

£70,000 compensation secured after woman lost eyesight through hospital negligence

Our client was awarded £70,000 in compensation for her claim against James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust following the loss of vision in her right eye.  Eye operation at James Paget Hospital She was...

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