Compensation for author awarded after laser eye surgery *

Cosgrove Gaynard Solicitors

A children’s author has been awarded £250,000 in compensation for medical negligence* after botched laser eye surgery left her with blurred vision.

Compensation* for author awarded after laser eye surgery left her with blurred vision       

       

A children’s author has been awarded £250,000 in compensation for medical negligence* after botched laser eye surgery left her with blurred vision.

The lady went to a private eye clinic to cure short-sightedness but ended up with permanent and irreversible scarring. The ophthalmologist was found guilty of professional misconduct.

 

*In contentious business, a solicitor may not calculate fees or other charges as a percentage or proportion of any award or settlement. This statement is made in compliance with Reg.8 of SI 518 of 2002.

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