You and your family may feel helpless after suffering injuries resulting from a surgical error. Rest assured, you are not.
With an intricate knowledge of medical malpractice cases, a surgical error attorney with the Tawwater Law Firm can help you seek justice.
Did a surgical error cause your injuries?
Surgeries are performed under strict health and safety protocols to protect patients. While it is important to understand that not every unfavorable post-surgical outcome stems from medical malpractice, there are still situations where victims should hold responsible parties accountable. Mistakes can occur due to a surgical team’s negligence or incompetence, which can have devastating consequences for the patient and their loved ones.
Severe errors can occur during a surgery, such as:
If any member of the surgical team does not meet the standard of care expected of healthcare professionals, the patient can sustain injuries. The Tawwater Law Firm represents clients injured in a range of surgical procedures, such as:
All surgical procedures inherently carry some degree of risk, but negligence on the part of a medical professional can have devastating, even deadly, consequences, such as:
The consequences of surgical errors can cost the patient dearly, and make it necessary for them to prolong medical treatment or undergo corrective surgery. These complications also mean the patient is unable to work or earn wages for a longer time, and is forced to make further lifestyle changes. In the tragic case of an untimely death of a loved one caused by a surgical errors, the impact on the family members of the deceased party can be devastating. The victim may have been the main source of income for the household, and in the event of their death, the dependents are deprived of vital financial support, as well as love and companionship.
If you have been affected after you have undergone a procedure, or you have lost a loved one during surgery, you may be confused about who to turn to during this difficult time. In instances where sub-standard care is to blame, our attorneys can help. Our team is dedicated to holding negligent or responsible parties accountable for your injuries and suffering. When you choose as your legal representative, we can start building your case with thorough research into your claim. We use advanced techniques and resources to investigate the cause of your injury, and gather pertinent evidence.
Our team of medical malpractice attorneys can analyze all of your surgical and medical history records. We can also bring in experts to determine whether a surgeon or other care provider is at fault by carefully reviewing test results and other data. Depending on the extent of your injuries, your dedicated attorney can seek damages for:
In many states, damages after a wrongful death are recoverable only by the spouse and children of the victim, but in Oklahoma, compensation can also be recovered by the parents of the deceased. In addition, parents can secure damages whether the victim was a child or an adult at the time of death.
Our attention to detail combined with our civil litigation experience have earned us a proven track record of delivering favorable verdicts and settlements that have won our clients millions of dollars.
Tawwater Law Firm has more than 35 years of experience representing the people of Oklahoma, and has built a reputation of protecting victims' rights against big businesses and insurance companies. Tawwater Law Firm is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers of America, a publication where only the most distinguished law firms in the country are included. Our lawyers have earned this reputation by being focused on each individual client.
Our attention to detail combined with our civil litigation experience have earned us a proven track record of verdicts and settlements that have won our clients millions of dollars. Our record includes many large-scale cases where our lawyers have protected victims' rights against insurance companies, hospitals, and nursing home companies, as well as multinational giants such as Ford, Dow Chemical and Pfizer.