Surgical and Anesthesia Errors
At no time are you more vulnerable than during surgery. When you undergo a surgical procedure, you are literally placing your life in the hands of the surgeon, anesthesiologist and hospital staff. How do you know if an unanticipated injury or death is the result of surgical malpractice?
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The Pittsburgh medical malpractice attorneys at The McClelland Law Group have been pioneers in representing victims of medical malpractice. In addition to our many years of experience in the medical legal field, we have medical personnel on staff and board certified physicians available for consult to answer your medical questions. If an avoidable surgical or anesthesia error caused a serious injury or death, you have the right to know the truth and to recover the maximum compensation for your loss.
Our lawyers at The McClelland Law Group have successfully handled a wide variety of surgical and anesthesia malpractice claims including the following:
- Improper use of a laryngeal mask airway resulting in the patient's death
- Failure to properly monitor the patient after the administration of narcotics resulting in the patient's
- Failure to recognize and treat a drop in the patient's blood pressure resulting in permanent brain damage
Suture fails postoperatively resulting in the patients choking to death on his own blood
Perforating an internal organ during the removal of the patient's gall bladder
Failure to promptly diagnose and treat the patient's postoperative infection resulting in sepsis and death