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Was your Colonoscopy in Albury Wodonga botched?

Check if you have a medical negligence claim for this colonoscopy recall. 

Dr Liu-Ming Schmidt’s Colonoscopy Recall

A recent investigation by Safer Care Victoria has revealed that surgeon, Dr. Liu-Ming Schmidt conducted and supervised over 1,000 incomplete colonoscopies within the Albury Wodonga region. 

1,084 individuals have already undertaken repeat examinations, with seven patients already diagnosed with colorectal cancer as a result. 

Am I eligible for a medical negligence claim?

If you had a colonoscopy between 2017 and 2022 in the Albury Wodonga region and were recalled for a second colonoscopy, you may be eligible for a medical negligence claim. 

It’s important to also seek legal advice as soon as possible if you were diagnosed with colorectal cancer or if you believe you have suffered a physical or psychological injury as a result of the second colonoscopy. 

Contact us today

If you’ve been affected by a colonoscopy performed or supervised by Dr Liu-Ming Schmidt, our experts can help determine your rights and potential for compensation.

No Win, No Fee*

We do our best up-front to make sure you understand your legal claim, including whether your claim is on our No Win, No Fee* basis.  

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Claim process

We listen and assess your case confidentially

During an obligation-free initial consultation we’ll take the time to listen and understand your individual needs. We will fully explain the legal process to you so that you understand your rights and feel in control. 

We’ll build your case and keep you informed

Your go-to legal team will work with you to gather all the evidence needed to support your medical negligence claim. All evidence will be considered so we can assess your options and provide guidance tailored to your specific situation.

We’ll negotiate to settle your claim early

We will seek to negotiate your claim to encourage a resolution prior to the matter going to court.   

We know that you’ve been through enough. Wherever possible we will seek to minimise any stress this process could have for you and resolve your claim in a way that is sensitive to your needs.

If required, go to court

Only a small percentage of cases result in a court hearing. If this happens, we will be by your side; providing support, compassion and skilled legal representation every step of the way. 

We will also work closely with your family, primary care providers and/or medical support to reduce any stress or inconvenience from this process wherever possible.

Resolve your case

We will passionately work to deliver the outcome and compensation you deserve.

Our locations

With over 40 locations across Australia, we’re here to help, no matter where you call home.

If you can’t make it to one of our offices, give us a call and we can come to you or speak with you in a virtual appointment. 

Our medical negligence experts

Our team are here to make the claims process as simple and stress-free as possible. 

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