Medicolegal

Hand & Wrist Medicolegal Specialist

Ladan Hajipour offers a medicolegal service, using her expertise in the hand and wrist surgery field. She has extensive knowledge and experience of hand, wrist and orthopaedic conditions.

Experience 

Ladan currently runs clinics in Wilmslow, Wythenshawe and Cheadle, where she deals with hand and wrist conditions both elective and traumatic conditions on a daily basis. Ladan regularly teaches on the Leicester Wrist Fracture management course, and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer and the Hand and wrist Lead for postgraduate MSc students at the University of Salford. She is also a member of the BSSH (British Society for Surgery of the Hand).

Qualifications

  • August 1991: BSc in Advanced Zoology and Biology, Tehran University
  • August 1998: MB ChB University of Dundee
  • February 2002: MRCS Edinburgh
  • February 2010: FRCS (Tr & Orth)
  • August 2016: MD

Medicolegal Services

Ladan currently offers medicolegal reports on medical negligence and personal injury at her clinics, based at the HCA Hospital in Wilmslow and the Alexandra Hospital in Cheadle.

THE PROVISION OF ALL NOTES AND X-RAYS RELATING TO THE CASE IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE INSTRUCTING SOLICITOR. IT IS VITAL THAT WE HAVE COPIES OF ALL THE GP NOTES, HOSPITAL NOTES AND ALL X-RAYS AS HOWEVER INSIGNIFICANT IT MAY APPEAR, THE PAST MEDICAL HISTORY IS VITAL TO THE REPORT.

Fees

Basic report with examination And review of medical records £ 700.00
Amended report £ 200.00
Clinical negligence report £ 1,500.00
Supplementary Correspondence £ 150.00 per page or part
Comment on Medical Reports/Notes £ 150.00 per page or part
Follow up reports from previous records £ 500.00
Report from Notes without Consultation £ 300.00
Conferences £ 350.00 per hour or part
Failure of client/patient to attend Appointment £ 150.00 per failed appointment
Court Attendance £3,000.00 per day or part
Joint Expert Witnesses – Basic Report £ 750.00
Specialist reports (involving travelling/prisons/overseas) £1,500.00

A solicitor instructing Miss Hajipour as an Expert Witness will be the Solicitor who will be responsible for the payment of his fees. The party or parties instructing the Expert may pay any fees charged by that Expert for answering questions under Rule 35.6.

For more information on Ladan’s medicolegal services, or to enquire about using them, call 0161 4957000 or 0161 4957751, or e-mail ann.perfect@bmihealthcare.co.uk.