Bunionectomy Treatment & Surgical Errors

Bunionectomy surgery may be required due to the inflammation and irritation of the joint at the base of the large toe. Bunionectomy surgical errors may arise due to pre-surgical errors and errors caused during surgery. Surgical errors caused during a bunionectomy can hinder a patient’s mobility and result in a delay in recovery.

Types of Bunionectomy Surgical Errors 

Although all surgical procedures carry risks and complications, instances may arise where a patient may suffer possible medical negligence when undergoing a bunionectomy. Such errors may include:

  • Failure to insert the correct size pins and screws during surgery, leading to further surgery to remove pins
  • Inadequate surgical techniques
  • Failure to treat an infection following surgery
  • Performing a bunionectomy before exhausting non-surgical options such as painkillers, orthotics such as insoles and bunion pads
  • Failure to treat the correct toe and damage caused to adjacent toes
  • Severe nerve damage
  • Removal of excessive bone and failure to correctly remove the bunion
  • And any other bunionectomy surgical errors

Such errors may result in further deformities and complications for the patient which can have debilitating effect on their lifestyle. If you or a loved one has suffered from a bunionectomy surgical error, 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 surgical errors 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 surgical errors 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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