Specialist cardiac and heart claims solicitors

Our medical negligence team has specialist experience in cardiac negligence claims. Our experienced team has won many cardiac-related cases recovering substantial damages for our clients on a 'no win, no fee' basis.


What is a Cardiac Negligence

The term cardiac simply means 'related to the heart' and cardiology refers to dealing with disorders of the heart.


Common Conditions Include

  • high blood pressure (hypertension)
  • ischaemic heart disease, including angina and heart attacks (myocardial infarction)
  • abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias)
  • left heart failure (pulmonary oedema)

The majority of heart/cardiac operations in the UK are successful but sometimes things do go wrong and mistakes can have devastating effects.

We have won cardiac negligence claims in instances where:

  • a heart attack was misdiagnosed, usually as gastritis/indigestion
  • a delay in adequate treatment of high blood pressure caused injuries
  • a failure to treat heart failure properly caused injuries
  • failure to manage an arrhythmia appropriately, including following a cardiac arrest

Mistakes can be serious leading to brain damage, other serious injury and, on occasion, death.


Call Freephone 0800 358 3848

If you've suffered due to Clinical Error or Cardiac Negligence. Our specialist team of solicitors can help you recover the compensation you and your family deserve, Call us today or start your claim online and we will call you back.


Contact us

For further information or if you believe you have a claim for cardiac negligence, please contact a member of our medical negligence team. All enquiries are completely free of charge and we will investigate all funding options for you including legal aid and no win, no fee.

    1. You can speak to any member of our Medical Negligence team on freephone 0800 358 3848

    2. e-Mail us at personalinjury@fieldfisher.com or,

    3. Complete our short enquiry form.

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