Experienced Attorneys Handling Anesthesia Malpractice
Anesthesiologists play a large part in the success or failure of medical procedures. Unfortunately, anesthesia errors can occur anywhere from the start of a surgery to recovery, and the results can be devastating. If you suspect an anesthesia mistake resulted in wrongful death or other serious consequence for your family, you have the right to pursue legal action for recovery of damages.
At Williams, Walsh & O'Connor, LLC, we are a proven, trusted resource for people dealing with serious injuries caused by anesthesia errors. Aggressively pursuing medical malpractice actions against anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists, our attorneys understand the legal and technical aspects of these serious cases. Call our New Haven area office at 203-285-3593 or 866-530-7228 to speak with our legal team today. We serve clients throughout Connecticut.
Types Of Anesthesia Errors
There are several errors that can be made in the administration of anesthesia, including:
- Dosage mistakes
- Delayed delivery of anesthesia medication
- Failure to properly intubate
- Failure to properly monitor a patient
- Failure to recognize complications
- Turning off alarm on pulse oximeter, which measures levels of oxygen in the blood
- Drug or alcohol use by anesthesiologist or by an attending medical provider
- Under- or oversedation
- Defective equipment
To avoid anesthesia errors, proper preparation, dosage and administration and rigorous monitoring of the patient are all essential. Unfortunately, accidents happen. As your professional malpractice legal advocates, we will work closely with anesthesiologists and other specialists who have a detailed understanding of this medical field to carefully examine your case and help hold the negligent parties accountable for their actions.
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At Williams, Walsh & O'Connor, LLC, we have extensive experience representing anesthesia accident victims and their families. We know the types of injuries that can result, as well as the treatment needed for recovery. Our attorneys will thoroughly investigate your case and vigorously pursue maximum compensation on your behalf.
To schedule an appointment, contact us online or call 203-285-3593 or 866-530-7228. Having helped clients recover multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements, our lawyers are ready to take swift action in the pursuit of your malpractice claim.
We are located near New Haven, in proximity to the intersection of Interstates 91, 95 and 84. Evening and weekend appointments are available.
We handle anesthesia error cases on a contingency fee basis. That means you pay nothing until we get results for you.