We understand there are approximately 2,000 patients who may be affected. In the majority of cases the risk to patients is low, however it is important you contact your treatment provider as soon as possible if you had a colonoscopy performed or supervised by Dr Liu-Ming Schmidt after 1 January 2018 from the following health services:
Safer Care Victoria have initiated a recall process to contact everyone affected and reassess their treatment, which you can read more about here.
If you had a colonoscopy performed by Dr Liu-Ming Schmidt after 1 January 2018, and this has led to a missed diagnosis or other complications as a result of a screening, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our expert medical negligence team today using the form below, or call us on 1800 614 451.
Read more about our work in medical negligence and misdiagnosis.
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