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Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Berwick Solicitors is a leader in providing legal representation for individuals affected by complications arising from gynaecological and obstetric procedures. Our firm is renowned for its dedication, expertise and a compassionate approach to cases involving injuries from medical procedures such as hysterectomy, embolisation, laparoscopic surgeries, sterilisation, bladder perforation, perineal/vaginal tear, or oophorectomy.

Cases of Negligence in Gynaecological and Obstetric Procedures

When complications from these sensitive procedures lead to pain, suffering and injuries that could have been avoided, or prolong the illness unnecessarily, reducing the chances of recovery, it’s often due to medical negligence. At Berwick Solicitors, we understand the profound impact these outcomes can have on your life and are committed to seeking justice and compensation for our clients.

Common Injuries from Gynaecological Procedures

Injuries stemming from gynaecological procedures can significantly affect a patient’s health and wellbeing. The most commonly reported procedures that give rise to claims include:

  • Hysterectomy
  • Embolisation
  • Laparoscopic Sterilisation
  • Bladder Perforation
  • Perineal Tear

Causes of Gynaecological and Obstetric Injury Claims

Our team at Berwick Solicitors has seen claims arise from various situations, including but not limited to:

  • Poorly performed or unnecessary hysterectomy
  • Bowel perforation during a hysterectomy
  • Uterus perforation when fitting an intrauterine device
  • Misdiagnosis or underdiagnosis of third and fourth-degree perineal/vaginal tears
  • Delay or failure in diagnosing conditions such as endometriosis
  • Complications related to anaesthesia
  • Failed sterilisation procedures
  • Failure to identify or treat post-procedure haemorrhage

Expert Legal Support from Berwick Solicitors

Berwick Solicitors specialises in providing expert legal support and guidance for those affected by gynaecological and obstetric negligence. Our solicitors use their extensive experience and specialised knowledge to navigate the complexities of these cases, ensuring that our clients receive the highest standard of legal care.

Why Choose Berwick Solicitors?

  • Experience and Expertise: Our solicitors bring years of specialised practice in gynaecological and obstetric injury claims, offering unparalleled legal guidance.
  • Client-Centred Approach: We treat each case with the sensitivity and respect it deserves, focusing on achieving the best possible outcome for our clients.
  • Proven Success: Berwick Solicitors has a strong track record of securing substantial compensation for our clients, reflecting the physical, emotional and financial impacts they have endured.

If you have suffered due to complications from a gynaecological or obstetric procedure, Berwick Solicitors can help you understand your rights and options. Contact us today to discuss your situation and let us guide you through the process of securing the justice and compensation you rightfully deserve.

For expert guidance and comprehensive support on handling medical negligence claims in Ireland, refer to our medical negligence solicitors page. Our dedicated team, with extensive experience across a wide range of medical negligence cases, is committed to delivering the justice and compensation you are entitled to. We provide detailed information and resources to assist you through this challenging process, ensuring you have the representation you need.


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