Degenerative Disc Disease Diagnosis Errors & Treatment Delays

Degenerative disc disease failures may arise in circumstances where there has been a significant delay in diagnosis and treatment resulting in further pain and suffering for the patient. Should the patient require surgery for the condition, there may also be instances where errors made during surgery can have debilitating effects on the patient’s physical and psychological health.

Types of Degenerative Disc Disease Treatment Delays  & Diagnosis Errors

Medical professionals often provide a high standard of care when treating patients. However, there are unfortunately cases in which this standard falls below what is expected. Such errors include:

  • Delay in diagnosing degenerative disc disease
  • Failures and errors in diagnosing symptoms of degenerative disc disease such as tenderness, numbness, tingling, weakness and changes in reflexes
  • Errors in reviewing tests and scans accurately resulting in a missed diagnosis
  • Delay in treating degenerative disc disease
  • Delay in treatment resulting in further damage including osteoarthritis, herniated disc, spinal stenosis and neck pain
  • Errors made during corrective surgery such as severed artery, nerve damage and damage to the Dura
  • And other degenerative disc disease errors 

If you or a loved one has been affected by degenerative disc disease errors and negligence which has caused further injury, surgery, exacerbation of a medical condition or resulted in the death of a loved one, Mistreatment.com may be able to assist. 

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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 spinal injury negligence 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 spinal injury negligence 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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