Success Stories



Michelle’s Payout Over Hospital Misdiagnosis

Posted By admin - 20 December 2012

By Laura Elvin A woman has been awarded a “significant” sum of money after a doctor’s misdiagnosis left her with serious medical problems for life. Michelle Chapman told a junior doctor at Leicester Royal Infirmary’s accident and emergency department that she was suffering from Cauda Equina Syndrome. The condition leads to numbness in the bladder area and incontinence caused by…

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Poor Nursing Care Standards Leads To A Gangrenous Foot – Compensation Of £25,000 For Medical Negligence

Posted By admin - 20 October 2012

A gentleman from Ireland contacted us to investigate a claim for medical negligence. We were instructed to investigate a claim for medical negligence arising out of the care that our client’s wife had received whilst a patient of the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and NHS Leicestershire County & Rutland Primary Care Trust. Our client’s wife had suffered a stroke which affected the…

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£100,000 Compensation For Nerve Damage During Wisdom Tooth Removal

Posted By admin - 01 October 2012

The Claimant (C) aged 26 at date of injury and 33 at date of settlement sought damages for dental negligence against the Defendant. On the 3rd August 2005 C underwent surgery at the Defendant’s dental practice for the removal of one wisdom tooth, due to re-occurring pericoronitis. During the removal of the wisdom tooth, damage was caused by the Defendant to…

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Medical Negligence – Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Gall Bladder Operation by Key Hole Surgery) – client receives compensation

Posted By admin - 23 July 2012

Moosa- Duke Solicitors have successfully concluded a claim for medical negligence against University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust for a negligently performed laparoscopic cholecystectomy Our client was experiencing severe stomach pains. Investigations confirmed the presence of gallstones and, our client was therefore advised that he would need key hole surgery. After a lengthy delay, our client was eventually seen by a Consultant…

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Operative Burns and Scarring – Client Receives Compensation

Posted By admin - 18 July 2012

Moosa- Duke Solicitors have this week secured compensation for a client who suffered as a result of medical negligence against a Manchester Hospital. Our client suffered severe burns after undergoing a routine Hysterectomy operation. The operation itself went well however during the recovery period our client was burnt severely after a heat pack was applied to the operation site without checking the…

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