Faulty Cochlear Implants

A cochlear implant is a surgically implanted electronic device that helps improve the hearing of adults and children who have severe or profound hearing loss. The implant is surgically placed under the skin behind the ear. However some instances may arise where the implant itself is faulty, resulting in further complications for the patient and their loved ones. 

Types of Faulty Cochlear Implant Errors

Cochlear implants are designed to be used for a long period of time, however whilst there are benefits of having a cochlear implant fitted, complications from the procedure or from having a defective cochlear implant may occur.  Faults with cochlear implants include:

  • Malfunction of specific electronic components 
  • Electrode failure
  • Channel faults
  • And other cochlear implant errors

Having a defective cochlear implant may also result in nerve damage, permanent loss of hearing and perhaps the need for re-implantation. If you or a loved one has been affected by a faulty cochlear implant which has prolonged or exacerbated a medical condition, Mistreatment.com may be able to assist.

How to seek Free Legal Advice on a No Win, No Fee?

Here at Mistreatment.com we are able to carry out a free claims assessment under no obligation, in order to establish whether your circumstances warrant a medical complaint or a medical negligence claim on a no win no fee basis.

Should your claim be considered under a no-win no-fee basis, you can decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor.

Should you decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor and your claim is unfortunately unsuccessful, you will not pay.

What can I claim for in a successful medical negligence claim?

In successful faulty medical products compensation claims our specialist medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation, as well as arranging any necessary services to improve the client’s quality of life. 

  • Compensation for the Injury or Loss
  • Loss of Earnings
  • Interim Compensation Payment
  • Private Medical Treatment Costs
  • Care & Case Management Costs
  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Housing Adaptation & Relocation
  • Out-Of-Pocket Expenses
  • Compensating Dependants (Spouse/Children)
  • Benefits & Financial Advice
  • Independent Medical Experts
  • Court Of Protection
  • Coroners Inquest Advice
  • Special Adapted Vehicles
  • Recovering The Legal Costs

As each enquiry is unique the advice given will be tailored to the individual circumstances of the client.

About Our Medical Negligence Teams

Mistreatment.com is comprised of specialist teams of medical negligence solicitors throughout England and Wales. Mistreatment.com are committed in fighting for truth and justice, raising clinical standards and ensuring you or your loved ones receive the compensation you deserve under a no win no fee basis. Find out more about members of our faulty medical products compensation team…

Our commitment to victims of medical negligence

We understand each patient’s circumstances are unique, however with our specialist medical negligence solicitors and barristers Mistreatment.com are able to provide you with support, guidance and access to justice. Our commitment is to offer you:

  • Free private and confidential initial advice.
  • A no obligation free claims assessment, so you know where you stand.
  • Legal representation under no win no fee, if you seek to pursue a medical negligence claim.
  • Experienced medical & legal advisors who will listen to you and are there to help.
  • Access to experienced teams of specialist medical negligence solicitors across England and Wales.
  • If you decide to make a medical complaint we can provide a free and independent complaints guide.

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