Ophthalmology refers to the branch of medicine that deals solely with the eye. Whether this is the anatomy, function or diseases, they all fall under the ophthalmology umbrella.
There are many occasions in which you may have suffered from ophthalmic negligence, or caught an infection that caused serious damage because of negligence from a medical professional.
While accidents are rare, they do happen, and misdiagnosis and late treatment of eye related illnesses do occur. Medical Accident Group has dealt with many cases that arise from medical accidents, including:
Mistakes during laser eye surgery
Mistakes during cataract surgery
Lack of pre-op consenting and counselling
Accident during management of a foreign object in the eye
Delay in diagnosis and treatment of Glaucoma
Trauma to the eyes
Delay in diagnosis and treatment of an eye infection
Medical professionals strive to provide the best standard of care, but when this simply isn’t good enough, it can have devastating consequences on your life, and that of your family. You may be left needing further treatment that will additionally impact your life, financial situation and quality of living. Medical Accident Group has the expert lawyers to deal with ophthalmic negligence cases, and have nationwide recognition for the excellence in dealing with these cases and the victims.
The results of these accidents are enormous for those affected, and at the Medical Accident Group we have compassionate lawyers who understand your situation and will work tirelessly to pursue your claim. We also have a team of specialist healthcare professionals who will work on your case and can help you understand the complexities of your claim. Please call our team for free on 0800 050 1668, and we will provide advice personal to you.