Surgical Error

Georgia Medical Malpractice Lawyer

If you have undergone surgery for a medical problem, only to have your condition worsen or develop new concerns because of the carelessness or negligence of medical personnel, you want an experienced attorney to help you seek full and fair compensation for your injuries. Surgical mistakes can involve complicated fact situations. You want a lawyer who knows and understands medical language and procedure, as well as the law.

With offices in Leesburg, attorney W. Edward (Eddy) Meeks Jr., provides comprehensive representation to people with medical malpractice claims involving surgical error. A former prosecutor, he has more than 35 years of trial experience. He knows how judges and juries think and what they find persuasive. He has built his successful practice on a commitment to solid preparation and a high level of personal service. When you hire him to help you recover damages after a surgical error, you will always work directly with him.

Eddy Meeks is AV-rated by other lawyers under Martindale-Hubbell's Peer Review Rating System.*

Protecting Victims of Surgical Errors

Eddy Meeks handles all matters related to efforts to recover financial compensation for injuries sustained because of errors during a surgical procedure. He will prepare and file all the necessary documentation in the courts and will be your representative in all proceedings. He will work with you to identify and seek compensation from all potentially responsible parties, including doctors, nurses, technicians or other health care personnel.

Eddy Meeks handle all types of claims related to surgical mistakes such as:

  • Operating on the wrong body part
  • Performing the wrong type of procedure
  • Leaving a surgical tool or foreign object in a body cavity
  • Failing to conduct a thorough work-up before surgery to properly determine allergies or other potential medical concerns
  • Performing unnecessary surgery
  • Errors in post-surgical care, including failing to keep incisions clean or administering the wrong medications

Contact the Law Office of W. Edward Meeks Jr.

For a private consultation with an experienced Leesburg surgical error lawyer, contact the firm by e-mail or call 229-232-8599 (toll free at 800-868-3869) for an appointment. Eddy Meeks is available to meet with you weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. The firm handles cases in state or federal court.

All surgical error claims are taken on a contingency basis. Attorney fees will only be charged if compensation is recovered for your losses.

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.