Medical Malpractice Attorneys Holding Anesthesiologists Accountable An epidural, or spinal anesthesia, is most commonly thought of as a drug used during the childbirth process. Epidurals are used in a number of other surgical procedures as well. An epidural is injected into the fluid surrounding the spinal cord. Anesthesiologists must take great care not to hit a nerve or damage the spinal cord. In the worst cases, individuals can suffer nerve damage or partial paralysis. If you or someone you love has been harmed due to a spinal anesthesia error, it is crucial to work with a law firm who will take decisive, effective action on your behalf.We are the law firm of Dankner Milstein, P.C. With offices in New York City, Long Island and New Jersey, we represent people throughout these regions and beyond. Our New York spinal anesthesia error lawyers have established a significant record of success over our firm’s history. In every case, we will look closely at the evidence to determine exactly where your anesthesiologist deviated from the accepted standards of care. We will then take action to help you recover all available compensation after an anesthesia injury.
Assisting Victims of Local Anesthesia Injuries
Local anesthetic is often applied in oral surgery, eye surgery and cesarean sections. Anesthesiologists should always confirm before surgery whether a patient has any allergies to a certain type of local anesthetic. Occasionally, patients will exhibit allergic reactions to a local anesthetic. When faced with this problem, the anesthesiologist must act immediately to minimize the potential damage. If you or someone you love was harmed by an anesthesiologist’s negligence, our Garden City local anesthesia error law firm can present a strong case for damages.