Potomac, MD Surgical Error Attorney
From bowel or other organ perforations to the failure to remove sponges, clamps, and other foreign objects, surgical errors are more common than one might think. If you or a loved one has suffered an unexpected adverse outcome after a surgical procedure in Maryland, Washington, D.C., or Virginia, you may want to get a free case evaluation from an attorney at The Law Office of Jeffrey J. Downey. If you’re in need of a Potomac, MD Surgical Error Attorney, make sure to call us today.
We represent clients in complex medical malpractice litigation including injuries and wrongful death resulting from:
- Wrongful death due to surgery
- Unnecessary surgery
- Cosmetic surgery errors
- Anesthesiology mistakes
- Post-surgical hospital infections
- C-section birth injury errors
- Pre- and post-surgery medication errors
The fact that one experiences an adverse outcome does not mean the healthcare provider was necessarily negligent. Most cases require an expert qualified in the particular field of medicine to evaluate the case for breaches in the standard of care. Many states, including Virginia and Maryland, require expert certifications before a party may file suit against a healthcare provider and place caps on recovery.
Contact Our Law Firm
If you or a loved one was injured due to a medical mistake, contact The Law Office of Jeffrey J. Downey, P.C., to discuss your case.