Surgical Malpractice Lawyers in New Jersey
Medical malpractice is widespread across America and New Jersey is no exception. Surgical malpractice, also known as surgical errors – is high on the list of the types of medical malpractice that are all too common. Unfortunately, New Jersey surgeons make mistakes in the operating room. This type of carelessness happens more than you think.
Surgeons must be held accountable for the errors they make during surgeries. They have the training and should be careful enough to prevent any mistakes from happening. Sadly, this is not always the case. Many doctors hurry through procedures and patients are left to suffer for the surgeon’s hasty mistakes.
When a patient endures unnecessary pain and suffering at the hands of a negligent surgeon, they must find experienced representation from a New Jersey medical malpractice attorney to recover damages for pain and suffering.
Experience Winning Surgical Error Lawsuits
Surgical malpractice/error lawsuits require experience and a team of committed surgical malpractice lawyers. Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman has successfully litigated many surgical malpractice lawsuits in New Jersey. We have been named to the Best New Jersey Medical Malpractice Attorneys list by the Best Lawyers in America, and our surgical malpractice lawyers have a proven track record of winning multi-million dollar settlements for our clients, such as:
- A $12 million jury verdict against a dentist who performed surgery on a New Jersey man who had an immunity deficiency and should not have had surgery. The man died less than 12 hours after the operation.
- $3.9 million in 2010 for a New Jersey woman whose doctor negligently punctured the orbit of her eye, which cut her medial rectus muscle.
- A $3 million jury verdict for a case in which a surgical tube was incorrectly placed in a New Jersey man’s stomach. The man died the day after the surgery.
Results may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances.
Top-Rated New Jersey Surgical Malpractice Lawyers
If you or a loved one has suffered as a result of surgical malpractice, contact our experienced New Jersey surgical malpractice lawyers today. We will get back to you as soon as possible to discuss your medical malpractice case.