Search on Avvo for attorneys in your area. You really need to have your medical records reviewed by an attorney and an expert to determine if the surgeon fell below the standard of care. Best of luck.
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From the facts you provided, it looks like you have a case. I would find a local attorney that specializes in Medical Malpractice.
Farid Yaghoubtil is an attorney at Downtown L.A. Law Group - 1850 E. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90021. (855)385-2529.
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