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Attorney for Surgical Errors in Elsmere, Delaware

Surgical Errors | Operating on Wrong Body Part | Performing Wrong Surgery| Leaving a Surgical Implement in a Body Cavity | Carelessness During a Surgical Procedure

When you go in for an operation, you expect that doctors and nurses will adhere to the highest standards of care, and that your condition won’t worsen because of the negligence of a medical professional. Unfortunately, it happens all too often. If you have suffered needless injury because of the carelessness of a surgeon or member of a surgical team, we can help.

At the office of Michael J. Hood, LLC,/strong>, we bring more than 30 years of experience to people in Delaware who suffered injury because of medical negligence, including surgical error. We know from experience that every personal injury claim is different, and that you have unique needs and goals. We will take the time to learn exactly what happened, so that we understand the strengths and weaknesses of your case, and can tailor our approach to get the outcome you want.

We take a straightforward approach, keeping you fully in the loop regarding any developments in your case. We’ll tell you what you need to know, even if it’s not what you want to hear. We will use our considerable knowledge, skill, experience and resources to help you pursue full and fair compensation for all your losses, from wages and income to medical expenses, loss of companionship, and physical pain and suffering.

We offer a free initial consultation. To set up a meeting, contact us by e-mail or call our office at (302) 777-1000.

Our Representation in Cases Involving Surgical Error

Attorney Hood aggressively fights for the rights of people who have suffered needless injury because of a surgical mistake. We will carefully gather, evaluate and preserve all relevant evidence, and prepare and file all documents required by the court. We will also be a strong voice for you in all hearings or proceedings.

We take cases involving any type of surgical error, including:

  • Operating on the wrong body part
  • Performing the wrong surgical procedure
  • Failing to use the appropriate standard of care during a surgical procedure
  • Failing to properly scrub or clean before surgery
  • Leaving a surgical implement or tool in a body cavity

We take all personal injury claims on a contingency basis. We will only charge attorney fees if we recover compensation for your losses.

Contact the Office of Michael J. Hood

To set up a free initial consultation, contact us by e-mail or call us at (302) 777-1000. Our office is open Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., but we will meet with you evenings or weekends upon request. We will travel to your home or the hospital, if necessary.

Michael J. Hood represents injured people across Delaware including Wilmington, Newark, Middleton, Seaford, Laurel, Milford, Brookside, Claymont, Pike Creek, Wilmington Manor, Elsmere, Edgemoor, New Castle, Chester, Springfield, West Chester and Broomall. Also serving New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County in Delaware.