Plastic Surgery Errors
San Francisco Medical Malpractice Attorney
When people think of surgical errors, they often think about major medical
surgeries gone wrong. However, one of the most common types of procedures
that can lead to surgical errors is cosmetic surgery. With the number
of Americans getting plastic surgery done rising, it is more important
than ever to make sure that you are going to a highly trained professionals.
However, regardless if your surgeon has years of experience and numerous
certifications or not, they are still susceptible to surgical errors.
Whether you went in for a breast augmentation or rhinoplasty, you could
be entitled to compensation if your injuries were caused by a doctor's
malpractice. Contact Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge today to get legal
counsel for your case.
Common Types of Surgical Errors & Issues
Our San Francisco medical malpractice lawyers are passionate about holding
negligent doctors and other medical professionals responsible for their actions.
If you find yourself suffering from the following due to an error by your
doctor, call on us:
- Excessive bleeding
- Harmful infection
- Nerve damage or necrosis
- An unusual drop in blood pressure
- Allergic reaction or anesthesia complications
A doctor must make sure that a patient is fully aware of the risks and
dangerous associated with cosmetic surgery. Not only that, but they must
also make sure to evaluate a patient's medical history and other factors
to ensure that the procedure does not threaten their life or health in
any unexpected way.
While it may seem like you don't have any grounds to hold a plastic
surgeon accountable, our firm is here to help. We understand how frustrating
and overwhelming this time may be, which is why we are ready to put our
100 years of collective experience to work for your case today.
No matter the case, be sure to
call on our attorneys to discuss your plastic surgery injuries.