Surgical Errors

When you have been injured, you expect professional and ethical treatment from the medical facility in which you will receive your surgery, as well as from the medical professionals themselves. When this does not happen, serious, sometimes fatal surgical errors occur.

At Rothenberg, Rubenstein, Berliner & Shinrod, LLC, we are prepared to hold negligent and careless doctors and hospitals accountable for the injuries they have caused you or your loved ones during surgery. Since the firm's founding, our team of skilled lawyers has obtained more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients.

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Medical malpractice during surgery that left a plaintiff with a perforated ileum, which led to septic shock, necessitated four months of hospitalization and caused significant scarring.

When Surgery Goes Wrong, Contact Rothenberg, Rubenstein, Berliner & Shinrod, LLC

Our New Jersey surgical error lawyers have more than 75 years of legal experience successfully handling a wide range of medical malpractice cases throughout the state.

Often, the serious mistakes in our medical malpractice cases include:

  • Leaving surgical instruments and pads inside the body
  • Perforating or puncturing an organ or other structure
  • Amputation of wrong limb
  • Injury to or around surgical site area on body
  • Improper surgical procedure
  • Operating on wrong patient
  • Operating on wrong body part

If you have suffered catastrophic injuries resulting from any of the above surgical mistakes, it is time to pursue justice. While Rothenberg, Rubenstein, Berliner & Shinrod, LLC, cannot eliminate the event that caused you or your loved one significant pain and damage, we can help you obtain maximum compensation for your losses.

We will prepare your case by working closely with you to learn about the unique circumstances surrounding your medical malpractice claim. With the help of medical experts and important medical evidence regarding your injuries, our lawyers will create a strong defense for your case. Our attorneys are result-oriented, meaning they are prepared to fight for your rights in trial when a negotiated settlement cannot be reached.

Contact Our Surgery Malpractice Lawyers Today

We invite you to contact Rothenberg, Rubenstein, Berliner & Shinrod, LLC, at 908-291-7480 for powerful, effective legal representation in your medical malpractice case. Our law firm represents clients across New Jersey. We offer free initial consultations. Our legal services are provided on a contingency fee basis — if we accept your case, there is no fee unless we recover damages for you.