Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Errors
Prominent Oregon and Southwestern Medical Malpractice Lawyers
There is perhaps no area of surgery where more serious mistakes are made than in open heart surgery. Coronary artery bypass surgeries are among the most common types of coronary surgeries and heart surgeons are among the most highly trained specialists. A mistaken diagnosis or misplaced cut near the heart can result in death or permanent heart damage.
If someone in your family was injured or died as a result of a mistake made by a surgeon, anesthesiologist or operating room staff during coronary artery bypass or other open heart procedure, discuss your legal options with an experienced trial attorney. Contact the law firm of Miller & Wagner, LLP, in Portland for a free consultation.
Call 866-785-6625 to Talk to a Heart Surgery Negligence Lawyer
Medical negligence claims involving complex medical and technical issues involved in open heart surgery require extensive knowledge and experience. For more than 25 years, senior attorney Dave Miller has been litigating medical negligence claims, including many years representing doctors and insurance companies in defense of heart surgeon negligence. Today, Miller & Wagner, LLP, is recognized as one of the pre-eminent medical malpractice law firms representing plaintiffs throughout Oregon and southwestern Washington. Our trial attorneys skill, knowledge and experience helps the clients of Miller & Wagner, LLP, in many ways, from unique insights into insurance claim evaluation methods to close relationships with the physicians whose expert support is essential to the success of your claim.
We advise and represent people whose coronary bypass negligence claims involve such mistakes as the following:
- Angioplasty errors
- Negligent oblation
- Foreign objects such as sponges or clamps left in the body cavity
- Anesthesia errors leading to death or permanent brain damage
- Surgical incision mistakes, through conventional procedures or laparoscopy
- Mismanagement of heart medication, postoperative treatment errors
- Failure to monitor vital signs during or after surgery
- Avoidable complications such as severe infection during postoperative recovery
We also have a satellite office available in Eugene for our clients' convenience.
Call us with questions about coronary artery bypass surgery errors and your legal options. From our offices in Portland, our medical malpractice trial attorneys represent plaintiffs in medical negligence claims against physicians and health care providers throughout Oregon and southwestern Washington. Contact us to arrange a no-cost case evaluation today.