Surgery negligence claims

Spinal law specialists secure interim payments for tetraplegic client

Boyes Turner’s spinal injury lawyers have secured an admission of liability for a man who was rendered tetraplegic after falling from the chair where he was left to sleep after unnecessary spinal surgery . Rehabilitation costs Judgment has been...

£550,000 compensation for negligent hip and knee replacement

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence specialists have secured a settlement of £550,000 for a woman in her 50s who was left with permanent disability after negligent hip and knee replacement surgery. After a hip replacement operation the claimant...

Judgment entered for hip surgery negligence claim

Jane* instructed our specialist surgery negligence claims solicitors to pursue a claim for compensation against the hospital trust responsible for the  surgical negligence  during her initial hip replacement operation which has led to ongoing...

£15,000 compensation for 26 year old woman following anaesthetic awareness

In January 2014 Jennifer* underwent surgery to remove her appendix which proceeded without event. However, a cannula was mistakenly not flushed through following the surgery. This meant that some of the anaesthetic drugs remained in the cannula.  ...

Negligent bowel surgery results in £290,000 compensation

Paul* was referred by his GP to North West London Hospitals NHS Trust in March 2009 after presenting with a two month history of bleeding from the rectum, and a family history of cancer of the colon. At the end of April Paul had a colonoscopy, which...

Man awarded £105,000 compensation following the death of his wife after surgery

Whilst being investigated for a large pelvic mass, Mrs P was found to have a bleeding risk which meant that whilst undergoing surgery, she would need two units of Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP). Surgery was successfully undertaken and there was no significant...

£182,500 compensation following complications after triple bypass operation

Boyes Turner recovered £182,500 for 77 year old Michael* following inappropriate treatment provided after a triple bypass operation in March 2010 when Michael was aged 74.  A surgical registrar inserted a Vas Cath into Michael’s vertebral...

£190,000 compensation recovered after negligent shoulder operation

The group recovered £190,000 in compensation for a 49 year old woman following a  privately performed shoulder operation . It was alleged that during the operation the woman sustained tissue and ligament damage. As a result of this she...

£30,000 compensation awarded after anaesthetic awareness during operation

The Medical Negligence group recovered £30,000 in compensation for a 32 year old woman who suffered serious psychiatric injury as a result of anaesthetic awareness during an operation performed in April 2011. The woman suffers from...

£53,250 compensation recovered after negligent osteotomy operation

Our expert medical negligence claims team obtained £53,250 in compensation for a woman following a negligently performed corrective osteotomy operation. The woman had suffered years of problems in her right leg, after having sustained a fractured...

£24,000 compensation after failure to diagnose ruptured quadricep tendon

We recovered £24,000 in compensation for a 49 year old man, after hospital staff at two different hospitals failed to diagnose and treat his ruptured quadriceps tendon. He was taken to the defendant hospital by ambulance after a fall and was told...

Delay in diagnosis of peritonitis claim success - £165,000 compensation

We obtained £165,000 in compensation for a 65 year old man following the negligent management of the surgery he underwent in 2007 to treat  bowel cancer . The man had suffered from rectal bleeding and was referred by his GP to a colorectal...

£21,250 compensation settlement after damage during key-hole surgery

Our expert medical negligence claims team achieved a settlement of £21,250 for a 47 year old lady who suffered four separate injuries during an explorative key-hole procedure. This lady had a history of heavy periods and abdominal pain. After other...

Negligent removal of a woman's remaining ovary - £55,000 compensation

We recovered £55,000 compensation for our client, a 31 year old woman, following the negligent removal of both her ovaries during an operation, leaving her unable to conceive a child biologically. In May 2010, the woman became concerned because she...

Negligent back surgery claim - £29,000 compensation

Our  expert medical negligence claim solicitors  obtained £29,000 in compensation for a 65 year old woman, after a consultant neurosurgeon failed to carry out a lumbar laminectomy at the correct level. In 2003, the woman developed problems...

£21,000 compensation after woman's face was burnt during jaw surgery

We obtained over twenty thousand pounds in compensation for our client,  a 28 year old woman, after she sustained a burn to her upper lip during surgery to correct the position of her jaw. Burnt during surgery In June 2008 the woman underwent...

£85,000 in compensation - swab left inside patient following caesarean

A 24 year old woman has received £85,000 in compensation after a swab was left inside her following a caesarean section in February 2008. The swab became adhered to her small bowel, which required a partial bowel resection and formation of a stoma...

Negligent surgery compensation after scarring and nerve damage

We recovered £50,000 in compensation for a 55 year old woman after a negligently performed arthroscopy on her left knee caused damage to her peroneal nerve. She suffered from osteoarthritis in her left knee and consequently underwent an...

Failure to operate amputation negligence claim - £27,500 compensation recovered

Boyes Turner’s  amputation negligence solicitors  recovered £27,500 in compensation for a 21 year old man after a delay in operating on his fractured finger when he was 15 meant it eventually had to be  amputated ....

£185,000 negligent surgery compensation after perforated bowel

Our client suffered a perforated bowel following a polypectomy at an NHS treatment centre which resulted in peritonitis and the need for a stoma for 13 months. He was unable to work for a considerable period and suffered a loss of income. ...

Compensation for delayed diagnosis of appendicitis

Our client received £32,500 in medical negligence compensation after a delay in the diagnosis of his appendicitis led to his bowel being ruptured during a laparoscopic appendectomy.  He had attended Worthing...

£500,000 compensation recovered after negligent removal of ovarian cyst

Our expert solicitors  helped a woman receive £500,000 in compensation from the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust after negligent surgery to remove an ovarian cyst. During the operation the woman sustained...

Negligent bladder surgery compensation claim settled for £30,000

Our expert medical negligence solicitors recovered £30,000 in compensation for our client, a 51 year old woman, who sustained an injury during a procedure to insert a tension free vaginal tape to support her bladder. Mrs M was suffering from...

£220,000 in compensation - Negligent management of spinal surgery

Our expert medical negligence solicitors helped a woman win over £220,000 in compensation after she suffered damage to her spinal nerves, incontinence and paralysis of her legs following  negligent management of her spinal surgery . Our...

£67,500 recovered for victim of negligently performed surgery

Boyes Turner's  expert medical negligence claim solicitors  settled a medical negligence claim on behalf of an NHS patient who suffered permanent debilitating symptoms in her wrist after a surgeon performed the wrong procedure. Client...

Negligent surgery claim after bowel perforated during operation

Janet was awarded £35k following a negligent key-hole surgery procedure to remove her gall bladder, (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy). During the operation whilst closing the key-hole site, a piece of her small intestine was negligently...

£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...

£30,000 compensation awarded to client for negligent surgery

We recovered £30k surgery negligence compensation after our client, a 59 year old woman, underwent an unsuccessful arthroscopic subacromial decompression and repair of her rotator cuff. The surgery was unsuccessful and led...

Negligence knee surgery results in amputation - negligence claim settled for £150,000

At 75, David’s routine knee replacement operation went wrong when the surgeon cut the popliteal artery. The wound became infected eventually resulting in the need for an above knee amputation. There were lengthy discussions about whether...

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