Our Michigan surgery malpractice lawyers represent patients like you who have suffered injuries due to medical mistakes during surgeries and surgical procedures. Many of these injuries are very serious, often requiring extensive medical treatment and the need for additional surgeries. When a surgical error causes a death, it can give rise to a Michigan wrongful death lawsuit.
Types of Michigan Surgery Malpractice Cases
The most common types of surgery malpractice cases include:
- Appendectomy Surgery
- Angioplasty Surgery
- Gallbladder Surgery
- Endoscopy Surgery
- Hernia Repair Surgery
- Colonoscopy Surgery
- Aortic Dissection Surgery
- Back Surgery / Spinal Surgery
- Neck Surgery
- Kidney Surgery
- Breast Surgery
- Cataract Surgery
- Lasik Surgery
- Bariatric Surgery / Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Heart Bypass Surgery
- Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery
- Cholecystectomy Surgery
- Dilation and Curettage Surgery
- Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery
- Plastic Surgery & Cosmetic Surgery
Risks of Surgery & Surgical Procedures in Michigan
There are risks involved in every surgery and surgical procedure and not all poor results are due to medical malpractice. A surgery malpractice lawsuit can only be filed when there is a surgery error or mistake that caused your injury.
Risks of surgery include:
- Infections, such as sepsis
- Need for additional surgeries
- Cardiac arrest
- Anesthesia error
Although these are common risks of surgery, they may also be the result of medical malpractice. Our experienced surgery medical malpractice lawyers will review your medical chart and surgery records and determine whether your injury was the result of negligent treatment or just a normal risk or complication of your procedure.
Free Book For Surgery Malpractice Cases
You should also request our FREE BOOK, "The Ultimate Michigan Medical Malpractice Handbook, " which explains the legal process in Michigan and what must be proven to win your case. We will send out the book immediately to you.
Contact a Michigan Surgery Medical Malpractice Lawyer
If you suspect that you or a family member have been the victim of surgery malpractice, you contact our office immediately to discuss your case. There are strict time limitations for filing medical malpractice cases in Michigan and if you wait too long, your case may be barred forever. Call us now at (800) 606-1717.