Cosmetic claims in Ireland can occur when a health care professional fails to provide the appropriate level of treatment to their patient and the patient suffers an injury as a consequence. Unfortunately, this area of medicine is not strictly regulated. All surgical procedure performed are complicated and require experience, expertise and skill to be performed correctly. Medical negligence claims involving cosmetic surgery include commonly include nerve damage, altered physical appearance, injuries sustained by poor post-surgical aftercare and scarring.
There are many different cosmetic procedures carried out in Ireland each day such as: –
– Plastic Surgery
– Surgery to Nose / ear / chin / forehead
– Laser Hair Removal
– Facial Scar Removal
– Laser Tattoo Removal
– Breast Implants / Breast Augmentation
Cosmetic surgery mistakes can have both a psychological and physical effect on a patient depending on their age, gender and the permanency of the injury. From our experience, cosmetic surgery injuries are very personal to the individual. We understand that this type of injury can be devastating. The result can have long term effects on a person’s life. We take the time to get to know you, your injuries and how your life has been affected. Because we are specialists, we can guide you through every step of your case. We have helped many people throughout Ireland in cosmetic surgery negligence cases in Ireland.
We at Berwick Solicitors, Galway have over 30 years’ experience in the area of medical negligence claims and have dedicated Solicitors that specialise in medical malpractice (medical negligence claims). If you think you have a claim arising from cosmetic treatment, and want legal advice, please feel free to contact Martin Kerrigan of Berwick Solicitors, Galway for a consultation. We can offer you the support you need and explain to you the process of medical negligence claims in Ireland.
Please note that we meet with clients for medical negligence claims throughout Ireland.