It has recently been reported that a Norfolk surgeon, Mr Camilo Valero Valdivieso, was found guilty of misconduct after two of his patients suffered life changing injuries during laparoscopic cholecystectomies. Norwich surgeon given warning over life-changing injuries – BBC News
Lorna Lymer, senior associate in Davies and Partners’ specialist Medical Negligence team says: It is tragic to hear mistakes like this continue to happen. I have supported clients who have sustained devastating injuries due to surgical failings during surgery to remove their gallbladders.
Davies and Partners’ specialist medical negligence team has considerable experience in handling successful surgical claims throughout the UK. If you have concerns about a cholecystectomy (see case report) that has gone wrong or any other medical negligence issues, please contact any member of the Medical Team for a free initial consultation.