Effective Personal Injury Attorney Helping Portland Clients With Accidents Requiring Surgery
Those of you who have suffered an accident requiring surgery know that there is no such thing as a minor surgery. Accidents requiring back or neck surgery can require months of painful attempts at recovery and are often just the beginning of a long, painful rehabilitation.
There is No Such Thing as an Easy Surgery
Even a relatively quick and safe surgical procedures can carry increased risks, from errors and infection to a surgery that simply does not correct the problem. Sometimes a second surgery, or even multiple follow-up surgeries, are required to more fully address the problem. Furthermore, battling with insurance companies, whether yours or the party’s who caused the accident, can become a time-consuming and daunting task.
Experience Representing Injured Clients
Sarah Nelson, P.C., is a Portland accident injury attorney who handles serious injury cases, including injury-related surgery insurance claims and related lawsuits. Those cases include surgeries resulting from any number of different types of accidents, including:
- Car accidents, including accidents caused by speeding, drunk driving or distracted driving
- Bicycle accidents, including dooring accidents and collisions with inattentive drivers
- Pedestrian accidents, including accidents involving buses, trains, cars and/or bicycles
- Motorcycle accidents
- Recreational accidents, including ski accidents, boating accidents, accidents in a park
- Slip and fall accidents in grocery stores, clothing stores and other retail stores
Sarah Nelson, P.C., handles all types of surgery cases, including those involving:
- Back surgery
- Disc surgery
- Neck surgery
- Broken bone/plates and screws surgery
- Hip surgery
- Shoulder surgery
- Joint replacement surgery
- Brain surgery and/or head trauma
Don’t Skimp on a Lawyer When You’re Hurt
When you have been in an accident that requires surgery, you need an Oregon lawyer with enough experience to know that surgery cases require a special type of experience. An Oregon injury lawyer who knows how to gather evidence, analyze medical records and work with physicians and surgeons. More than anything else, you need an Oregon injury lawyer who understands how to present a lost wages and/or lost income case in a forceful and persuasive manner, one that clearly communicates your story to the jury.
Communicating the Full Cost of an Accident
Injuries requiring surgery can be life changing. Recreational or stress-relieving activities such as walking, jogging, hiking or riding a bicycle often become more difficult, even impossible. Many injury clients have trouble picking up their children or doing simple chores around the house. Sometimes a surgery cannot correct these problems, leaving the victim with permanent limitations and/or multiple surgeries.
As a former insurance company lawyer, Sarah Nelson, P.C., knows how best to present your insurance claim. Oregon insurance companies know Sarah, and they’re well aware that if they do not make a fair offer, she’ll have no problem taking the case to trial as an effective courtroom advocate. The result is simple: either you end up with a fair settlement or you maximize your recovery at trial.