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Michigan Plastic Surgery Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Michigan Plastic Surgery Medical Malpractice LawyersOur Michigan plastic surgery malpractice lawyers represent clients injured and damaged in these types of surgical procedures. Cosmetic Surgery and plastic surgery are any surgical procedures performed for the purposes of appearance. Reconstructive surgery is a form of cosmetic surgery.

Plastic surgery procedures are often elective and done for the purpose of increasing a patient’s self-esteem and improving their appearance. Many times, the surgery is not specifically to “beautify” the patient but to correct an injury or disfiguring condition. Like all surgical procedures, there are risks and complications inherent to cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery. Some of these complications are due to medical malpractice or surgical error, while others can be normal complications or the patient is simply not satisfied with the result.

In order to file a plastic surgery medical malpractice claim against a plastic surgeon or cosmetic surgeon, it must be established that the physician was negligent in the performance of the procedure.   Medical malpractices cases from these types of elective procedures are often seen in these types of surgeries:

  • Blepharoplasty (Surgery of the Eyelids)
  • Facial Scar Revision
  • Forehead Lifts
  • Hair Replacement
  • Laser Surgery
  • Mentoplasty (Surgery of the Chin)
  • Otoplasty (Surgery of the Ears)
  • Rhinoplasty (Surgery of the Nose)
  • Rhytidectomy (Surgery of the Face) S
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Breast Reduction
  • Tummy Tucks

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Medical errors occur not only in these procedures but also in procedures like botox injections, forehead lifts, and permanent makeup. There are also injuries caused by anesthesia during the procedures. Patients injured during these procedures do have legal rights and can learn more about these cases by requesting our free book, "The Ultimate Guide To Medical Malpractice Cases in Michigan."

Time Deadlines To File A Michigan Plastic Surgery Malpractice Lawsuit

You should be aware that there are strict time limitations for filing medical malpractice suits in Michigan.  In general, you must file your medical malpractice claim within two years of the injury or negligent medical treatment.  There are some exceptions for cases involving minors, wrongful death cases, and other situations, but you need to discuss these with a lawyer as soon as possible.  If you wait too long to contact a lawyer, your claim may be destroyed. 

Contact Our Michigan Medical Malpractice Lawyers

If you or a loved one has been a victim of medical malpractice in Detroit, you may be able to file a lawsuit seeking compensation for your injuries. Call our award winning legal team today at (800) 606-1717. We will listen to your story and determine if you are eligible to file a claim. There are strict time deadlines so it is important that you call us today.

If we accept your case, we will begin work immediately. All clients are represented under our No Fee Promise, which means you will not pay anything unless we are able to recover compensation for you. There is absolutely nothing to lose, so call us today!

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