Serious Injury or Death Due to Anesthesia Mistake?

Difficulties with anesthesia are often easily corrected during surgery and in many cases, do not become problematic for the patient. However, errors in the amount or type of anesthesia administered, or a failure to closely monitor the anesthesia's effects during and after surgery, may result in serious complications.

At the Law Offices of Steven I. Kastner, we have a strong record of successfully recovering compensation on behalf of clients throughout Southern California. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with a San Diego anesthesia injury attorney.

Anesthesia medications are powerful drugs that are used to render patients unconscious and lose the ability to feel pain temporarily. Not only must anesthesiologists consider the patient's medical history and the potential reaction of these drugs with other medications given during and immediately after surgery, but they must also administer very specific dosages and closely monitor the patient's condition in order to prevent severe side effects and anesthesia injuries. Some common anesthesia-related injuries include:

Our San Diego attorney offers effective legal representation to clients who have suffered such injuries, or those who have lost a relative, as the result of medical malpractice related to administration of anesthesia.

Contact a Skilled Anesthesiologist Malpractice Lawyer

A lawyer can help you receive the compensation to which you may be entitled if anesthesia errors caused damage or medical problems that led to additional medical treatment and pain and suffering. To schedule a free consultation with a Chula Vista anesthesia error lawyer, contact us online or for a free consultation call 619-894-7357.