Eye Claim Specialists

Eye Surgery Compensation Claims

It is reasonable to expect an eye surgeon to carry out procedures with the upmost professionalism, unfortunately this is not every patient's experience.

If your vision has been made worse because of negligent eye surgery our specialist solicitor panel could help with a no win no fee compensation claim.

Eye Surgery Complications

Our specialist solicitor panel are assisting clients with eye surgery complications including:

  • Facial nerve damage
  • Severe and reoccurring infection
  • Corneal scarring
  • Droopy eyelids
  • Permanent double vision
  • Visual floaters
  • Excessive eye dryness
  • Poor night vision
  • Light sensitivity
  • Retinal detachment
  • Partial or full vision loss


If your vision has been made worse because of negligent surgery you may consider making a claim for compensation.

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Types of Eye Surgery Claims We Assist With

Eye surgery claims our specialist solicitor panel are assisting with include:

  • Poor surgical technique
  • Unncessary surgery
  • Carrying out the wrong surgery
  • Carrying out surgery on the wrong eye
  • Delay in carrying out surgery
  • Botched surgery causing nerve damage
  • Unacceptable standards of aftercare
  • Failing to explain the risks and complications for proper informed consent to be given


If your vision has been adversely affected because an eye surgeon or medical professional let you down you may consider making a claim for 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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Eye Surgery Claims We Assist With:

Poor surgical technique

Eye surgeons carry out eye procedures that often require complex and intricate skills, sadly sometimes things go wrong.

If you been harmed because of poor surgical technique you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Unnecessary surgery

Preparing for the surgeon's knife is daunting but how would you feel if you undergo surgery and later find your eye surgery was unnecessary? Sadly, this is the experience of some patients.

If you have suffered because your eye surgery was wrongful you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Carrying out the wrong surgery

When you place yourself in the care of an eye surgeon you expect them to carry out the right procedure, sadly some patients are not so lucky.

If you have been affected because of wrong eye surgery, you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Carrying out surgery on the wrong eye

It is fair for a patient to expect their eye surgeon to carry out the surgery diligently, however sometimes things go wrong such as surgery on the wrong eye. 

If you have been affected because of negligent eye surgery, you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Delay in carrying out surgery

If you undergo eye surgery you expect the treatment to be carried out in a timely fashion, sadly this is not always the case.

If your sight has been affected because your eye surgery was delayed, you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Botched surgery causing nerve damage

Eye surgery often requires an ophthalmologist to employ the lightest of touches. A patient trusts the surgeon to carry out the procedure with the upmost of care, sadly this is not every patient's experience.

If you have been affected and required further treatment because of botched surgery, you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Unacceptable standards of aftercare

It is important that following eye surgery patients receive suitable aftercare. Good post-surgery care can reduce the risks of infection and the need for further treatment, sadly some patients are not that lucky.

If you have been affected because of unacceptable aftercare you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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Failing to explain the risks and complications for proper informed consent to be given

Before a patient consents to eye surgery the surgeon must make the risks and alternatives clear, so an informed consent can be given.

If your vision has been made worse and you feel you would not have agreed to the procedure had you been made aware of the risks you may be entitled to claim compensation.

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