Injuries that Require Surgery
Millions of Americans suffer different minor and life-threatening injuries annually. Additionally, they can occur while playing or working, on the roads, at home, or even relaxing indoors. In most cases, accidental injuries are minor and resolve on their own with minimal care.
That said, some injuries are serious and require surgery to repair. If you sustained injuries that required surgery in an accident, there is a good chance that you are entitled to compensation for your losses. Call our office to discuss your case with an experienced Beverly Hills personal injury attorney.
Common Injuries Needing Surgery
The following injuries may require a patient to undergo expensive surgeries to cure.
Internal organ damage – Some accidents can puncture lungs and other vital body organs, necessitating surgeries. Such injuries can also trigger internal bleeding that damages vital organs and even cause death.
Fractures and broken bones – Broken bones and fractures are common after different accidents. They are also costly to treat, with an average knee replacement surgery a car accident causes costing up to $50,000.
Head and brain injury – Accidents can also cause mild Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) that need surgeries that cost up to $80,000. Severe injury surgeries might cost millions of dollars. These wounds also produce long-term disabilities.
Spinal cord injury – Some spinal cord injuries are treatable, while severe ones may lead to lifelong paralysis and disability.
Soft tissue injuries – Mild soft tissue injuries require physical therapy to treat. Severe ones might need surgical procedures to cure.
How a Catastrophic Injury Attorney Can Help You
If you have suffered injuries that require surgery, an attorney can help you obtain any compensation you are owed under California law. Some of the specific ways that a lawyer can help include:
- Determining whether you have a viable claim
- Evaluating all of your losses
- Filing your claim and demand letter
- Attempting to negotiate a settlement
- Filing a lawsuit
Contact a Beverly Hills Catastrophic Injury Attorney Today
Contact our Beverly Hills catastrophic injury attorney today to schedule a free case evaluation with a lawyer. We are standing by to review your case.