If you have problems with your eyesight because of problems or complications during your medical care, you might have a medical negligence compensation claim.
Problems with your eyesight can be life changing. Mistakes during ophthalmic treatment and eye surgery can lead to reduced vision, visual impairment and blindness. Medical errors during other medical procedures, such as treatment for a stroke, can also cause vision loss or reduced vision.
If you’ve suffered because of mistakes during an NHS or private treatment, an ophthalmic negligence solicitor can help you make a compensation claim.
We work on a no win, no fee basis, so there’s no need to worry about costs. Plus, our specialist solicitors provide an initial free assessment of your claim.
Opticians, GPs and Hospital doctors (including Ophthalmologists and Ophthalmic Surgeons) can make mistakes which cause damage and sight loss.
Our medical negligence solicitors help clients who have problems with their sight due to:
Problems with your vision can of course affect your everyday life. A compensation claim can provide assistive equipment, treatment, care and financial security. Here are some examples of things we can help you claim for:
Our specialist solicitors have undertaken Visual Awareness Training with Support 4 Sight to help us work with visually impaired clients. We understand your needs and we are always happy to help.
Come in for a free, confidential, no obligation chat, or fill out our enquiry form and we will let you know how we can help. We can also visit you at home if you wish.
The effects of negligent eye treatment can be life changing since we are all dependent on our sight. Daily tasks can prove more challenging without support. Some of the most common consequences of negligent eye treatment include:
The cornea covers the front of the eye, protecting it and focusing light. It is strong and durable in nature but can be subject to damage during procedures. Possible side effects include: