Atlanta Law Firm Specializing in Medical Malpractice & Negligence Cases
Getting to know the Medical Malpractice Lawyers at Pope & Howard, P.C.
Agreeing to be under the care of a medical professional requires a high level of trust. Individuals undergoing a surgical procedure are at their most vulnerable, and unfortunately surgical errors and misdiagnosis do occur.
Surgical errors are a common form of medical malpractice that can cause catastrophic injuries to a patient. Pope & Howard, P.C., the Atlanta medical malpractice lawyers, represent and protect the interests of victims who have suffered from surgical errors.
Through careful investigation and research, the medical malpractice lawyers of Pope & Howard, P.C. bring the strongest case to trial to file suit and claim fair and full compensation for their clients.
Surgical errors can be pre-operative, during surgery, or in post-operative recovery. Although not always fatal, these surgical errors lead to serious injuries that can effect and linger for the rest of one’s life. Common surgical errors that the medical malpractice lawyers at Pope & Howard, P.C. can assist clients with, include:
- Anesthesia errors
- Accidental medical devices or supplies left in a body
- Improper or incorrectly located incisions
- Surgery delay
- Unsterilized equipment
- Surgery performed on the wrong site of the body
- Puncturing of organs
- Prolonged surgery
- Unnecessary surgery