While the majority of operations are successful, orthopaedic medical negligence is not uncommon.
Misdiagnosed or wrongly treated orthopaedic injuries can result in life-changing consequences, including longer treatment, rehabilitation and amputations.
These consequences can be devastating and can impact a patient’s life, family and ability to return to work. Here at Fletchers, our team is specialised in handling sensitive medical negligence claims involving all types of orthopaedic injuries. Not only do we have 400 years’ experience in medical negligence law, but we also work with a team of medical professionals to build your case – meaning we can give you the best chance at securing the compensation you deserve. Our solicitors have represented patients who have experienced a variety of orthopaedic personal injury, including: hand injuries – scaphoid fractures, distal radius fracture, carpel tunnel syndrome; hip or joint replacement; and development dysplasia of the hip.
Fletchers understands the devastating impact that negligence can have on you and your family. Our solicitors will help you secure the compensation and treatment you deserve, so you can move on from your accident or injury.
If handled incorrectly, orthopaedic injuries and treatments can have a drastic impact on your life, family and career.
A team of experts to help you - every step of the way
Our team is specialised in handling sensitive medical negligence claims involving all types of orthopaedic injuries. We also work with a team of medical professionals to build your case – can give you the best chance at securing the compensation you deserve.
We've helped so many people - just like you
We have represented hundreds of patients who have suffered delays in treatment or misdiagnosis or late diagnosis of a fracture, as well as patients who have suffered poor surgical techniques which has led to prolonged recovery time or permanent condition.