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Cosmetic Surgery Compensation

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Cosmetic Surgery Compensation

Liposuction is a procedure in which fat is removed from the body through a cannula. It is the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure after breast augmentation and is a procedure used for men and women who have larger, more stubborn pockets of fat, such as on the thighs, flanks or abdomen.

After the procedure has taken place, many people are able to return to work after a week. This does however depend on the extent of the procedure, for example, if you have had several areas of the body treated at once, then this may not be the case. There will be some swelling and bruising immediately afterwards, however scars aren’t usually a problem as the incision is so small.


What Happens When it Goes Wrong?

Regrettably things may not always go the way you expected they would and should you find yourself in such a situation then Mercury Legal Online can help. Complete our call back form and one of our cosmetic surgery solicitors will be able to call you back and support you with a claim for compensation. As many botched procedures require corrective surgery, this compensation will help with the cost of putting it right.
People opt for cosmetic treatment for various reasons. We tend to have high expectations of the results we’d get, especially given the way that many clinics market themselves. When clients go to these clinics, they often look like 5 star hotels instead of a hospital giving them the false impression that they’d receive high-quality care from their surgeon or specialist. Sometimes clients can pay extra to recover in the clinics or even in local resorts increasing the cost of their cosmetic procedure and contributing to the financial loss of their negligent care or botched surgery.

Indeed, Liposuction can cost up to £2,000. It should be noted that liposuction must not be considered as an alternative to weight loss; the procedure is not suitable for those who are very overweight or obese. If you are eligible for the procedure i.e. are generally a very stable weight, with large areas of fat that are proving difficult to shift, then it is important that you have a thorough consultation with the operating surgeon prior to the treatment taking place.

What Happens Next?

We can easily help you in dealing with complaints, seeking answers or making a claim for compensation for you. We have a expert team dealing with cosmetic surgery procedures which have gone wrong or fallen below the standard you’d expect, from all of kinds of breast augmentation surgical procedures (including PIPs), tummy/stomach tucks, liposuction and rhinoplasty procedures to mention only a few.

Whatever your issue, we will work with you and direct you through the legal process. Complete our claim form and we can start your claim today.

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Claiming For Your Cosmetic Surgery

Free Legal Help

If you are unsure if you have a claim for your cosmetic surgery or procedure, then call our clinical negligence team for free, no obligation advice on making a claim. They will ask you some simple questions about your surgery and talk to you with what’s happened and can tell you if you have a claim or not. Call 24/7 0800 122 3130.

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