Schuylkill County Surgical Error Lawyers

If you or someone you love has been a victim of operating room malpractice — awakened from surgery with a surgical implement still inside, the wrong limb removed or internal organ nicked — you have legal rights that must be protected.

At Fanelli, Evans & Patel, P.C., our quality medical malpractice representation provides the answers and results you need when a surgeon's carelessness causes you serious injury, or claims the life of a loved one, in Pennsylvania.

Unlike many lawyers and law firms, we do not simply refer victims of medical mistakes such as surgical errors to other attorneys. We have built our firm on the principle that every patient deserves to be listened to and treated at all times with respect, and the best possible medical and nursing care. Anything short of that which causes injury or wrongful death is simply unacceptable and must be held accountable — in a court of law if necessary.

Pottsville Surgeon Negligence Attorneys

Candidates for surgery should expect that a hospital's surgical team will deliver a high standard of care. When a surgical error occurs, causing excessive bleeding, and a patient's life is at risk, our attorneys aggressively advocate for him or her during investigation, negotiation and litigation stages of his or her case. Contact Fanelli, Evans & Patel for a free initial consultation. Call toll free: 800-858-1532.

More Than 90 Years of Combined Experience With Medical Malpractice Cases

Our skilled law firm safeguards your interests when you have been victimized by:

  • Wrong site surgery, including amputation of a healthy limb or removal of a healthy kidney
  • Unnecessary surgery
  • Damage to the spinal cord during back surgery, causing full or partial paralysis
  • Anesthesiology errors, including failure to maintain blood pressure during surgery or administering a medication that causes an allergic reaction
  • Cutting or nicking an internal organ during surgery
  • Failure to monitor for post-surgical complications such as infection or blood clots
  • Nerve damage
  • Instruments left inside a patient
  • Improper postoperative care causing pulmonary embolism
  • Errors during eye surgery that cause impaired vision or blindness
  • Medication errors following surgery

Medical mistakes such as surgery errors kill almost 100,000 people annually. This staggering number of deaths is entirely preventable. Tens of thousands more suffer permanent injuries as a result of preventable medical mistakes. Whether the problem is a surgical error, the failure to diagnose cancer, or a birth injury, medical mistakes carry devastating results.

For decades, our trial lawyers at Fanelli, Evans & Patel have held Pennsylvania doctors, hospitals and other medical providers accountable for the deaths and injuries they unnecessarily caused. Our reputation for results in medical malpractice cases of all kinds is proof that we can help.

Contact the Berks County surgical errors attorneys of Fanelli, Evans & Patel, P.C. If your surgical injury was caused by medical negligence, we will work hard to hold the provider accountable and recover maximum financial compensation for you. We handle all medical malpractice cases on a contingency fee basis — you owe no attorney fee unless we win your case. Call 800-858-1532 toll free or e-mail our Pottsville law offices.