Eye Claim Specialists

Detached Retina Compensation Claims

Retinal detachment is a medical emergency that requires prompt diagnosis and treatment, unfortunately this is not always the case.

If your detached retina was the result of unacceptable medical care, or made worse because of the negligence of a medical professional our specialist solicitor panel could help you make a no win no fee compensation claim.

Detached Retina Complications

Our specialist solicitor panel are assisting clients with complications including:

  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Serious infection
  • Haemorrhage
  • Partial or full vision loss
  • Loss of an eye
  • Other health problems

Our specialist panel can help you claim compensation if you have suffered because of negligence.

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Detached Retina Claims We Assist With

Detached retina claims our specialist panel are assisting with include:

  • Failure to diagnose
  • Delayed diagnosis
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Failing to treat the condition
  • Delayed treatment
  • Failing to refer to a specialist
  • Surgical error
  • Unacceptable aftercare
  • Failing to explain the risks or alternative treatment prior to surgery

If you or a loved one's health has been adversely affected because a medical professional was negligent you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Recovering Compensation

A successful claim can help improve the quality of life as it can allow a claimant to recover past and future costs for:

  • Corrective treatment
  • Care & rehabilitation
  • Loss of earnings
  • Out of pocket expenses and more

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Free Claim Assessment - No Obligation

Before you decide to claim, start your free, no obligation case assessment to check if one of our panel solicitors can assist you on a no win no fee basis.

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Detached Retina Claims We Assist With:

Failure to diagnose retinal detachment

A detached retina needs immediate surgery to reduce the risk of the symptoms becoming permanent, sadly sometimes the signs are missed and the opportunity to successfully treat the condition is lost.

If you have suffered because a medical professional failed to spot the signs of retinal detachment you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Misdiagnosis of a retinal detachment

A detached retina is a medical emergency. Therefore it is important to diagnose and treat in a timely manner to give the patient the best chance of improving their vision, unfortunately this is not always the case,

If you have suffered because a medical professional misdiagnosed retinal detachment as another condition you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Failing to treat a retinal detachment

It is crucial that a patient with a retinal detachment receives prompt treatment to avoid serious eye damage, sadly not all patients are that lucky.

If you have suffered unnecessarily because surgery was not carried out you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Delayed treatment of a retinal detachment

A patient with a detached retina requires immediate treatment to give them a positive prognosis, sadly some for some patients things go wrong leading to delayed surgery.

If you have suffered unnecessarily because surgery was not carried out promptly you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Failure to refer to a specialist

It is fair to expect that a medical professional refer you to a specialist if they suspect you are suffering from a detached retina, unfortunately this is not always the case.

If your sight has been affected because you was not referred to a specialist you may be consider making a compensation claim.

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Negligent eye surgery

Although eye surgery is usually intricate and demanding patients should expect the surgeon to perform the appropriate procedure with the upmost professionalism, sadly sometimes things go wrong.

If you or a loved one have suffered because of negligent surgery you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Unacceptable aftercare of a retinal detachment

Patients have a right to expect appropriate aftercare following surgery. Despite aftercare being recognised as playing a major part in helping patients with a prompt and lasting recovery not everyone receives the necessary post-operative care.

If you have been affected by sub-standard surgery aftercare you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Surgeon failing to explain the risks of surgery to the patient

Before any surgery it is a legal requirement for the surgeon to fully explain the risks and alternative treatments so that the patient can make an informed decision to go through with the procedure or not.

If you have suffered because a surgeon failed to explain the risks of surgery beforehand you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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