Archive: Surgical Errors

Surgical Errors

In the U.S. alone, there are around 40 to 50 million major surgeries performed every year. Being put under anesthesia for surgery requires placing a great deal of trust in our surgeon and the other medical staff who will help…

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Surgical Error Lawsuit

A surgical error lawsuit is specifically designed to recover damages for injuries that occurred during or resulting from a surgical procedure. Every year more than 4,000 Americans who undergo surgery are injured from a surgical error. These are shocking mistakes…

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medical malpractice

One of the most shocking forms of medical malpractice is wrong-site surgery where the wrong part of the body, such as the wrong kidney, is operated on. Many call surgical errors like wrong site surgery “never-events” because they are completely…

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surgical error

Every year more than 4,000 people who undergo surgery are injured from a surgical error; preventable mistakes called “never events.” A study released on WebMD, looked at malpractice claim information for surgical “never events” from the National Practitioner Data Bank…

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