Rhinoplasty (Nose Reconstruction) Compensation Claims
When mistakes are made during rhinoplasty surgery (more commonly known as a 'nose job') and you suffer injury, complication, or an undesired effect we're here to help.
Compensation For Nose Reconstruction Claims
Rhinoplasty surgery, better known as nose re-construction surgery, or a ‘nose job’, is a common procedure used for correcting and/or reconstructing the shape, functions, and appearance of the nose.
There are two main reasons why this procedure is undertaken:
- Cosmetic reasons – to improve the appearance of a nose
- Medical necessity – e.g. to improving breathing
There are several methods used when performing this type of surgery, depending on the desired outcome and the skill and training of the Surgeon. However, from time to time errors can occur and the surgery can lead to more problems.
Your Surgeon should have explained the risks and potential complications associated with the surgery before you decided to proceed; if they did not, they might have been negligent if you then went on to suffer injury, complication, or an undesired effect. In such cases, it may be that rhinoplasty compensation can be awarded.
Common complications arising from this type of surgery
- Excessive bruising — post surgery
- Breathing difficulties
- Failed surgery (Poor surgical technique)
- Nerve damage — leading to cognitive dysfunction and other complications
- Damage to Nasal muscles
- Damage to Septum (the structure which divides the nose in two).
Here to help you
If you consider that you have been let down and suffered injury and emotional distress as a result of a negligent nose operation, you may have a rhinoplasty claim, in order to secure compensation for any physical damage and other losses. Our medical negligence team are highly experienced in rhinoplasty claims and have helped clients across the country to secure rhinoplasty compensation.
Get in touch today and find out how we can help with your case for nose reconstruction compensation.