The Government has announced a change to the “discount rate” for clinical negligence claimants
Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine dedicated to the anatomy, function and diseases of the eye. If you suffer an eye infection or eye injury following a medical procedure, you may be able to make a compensation claim. Errors in ophthalmic treatment may result in an adverse outcome to include visual impairment, blindness and ongoing neuropathic pain.
Medical care for errors made in relation to ophthalmic treatment can arise in a wide range of areas. These include:
Every case is different depending on the facts. We have vast experience of dealing with various ophthalmology claims. We also have established links with the very best medico legal experts in the fields of ophthalmology and optometry who we can call upon to help with your claim.
Our aim is to help rebuild your life by obtaining interim payments of compensation to assist you with:
Some people who suffer from ophthalmic injuries require support for the rest of their lives. We have a wide range of contacts with organisations that can assist you and can work closely with you. These include:
If you think you have suffered due to medical negligence, you or your family should contact a solicitor as soon as possible. The sooner we can begin work on your claim the sooner we can begin to help you.
We can advise you on your benefit rights and also advise on dealing with debts which might arise due to you being off work. Our specialist community care team can also provide advice and support in relation to your ongoing entitlement to health and social care provision and support at home or in the community.
If you believe that you or someone you know has suffered as a result of medical negligence please contact Tim Spring. We deal with clients throughout the country and we will visit you at your home, hospital or rehabilitation unit.