Injuries due to anesthesia complications are often difficult to prove because
the only friendly witness to the care is unconscious and undergoing the
In November of 2016, Bill Padget and Carl Hiller, obtained a $845,000 settlement
for the family of a women who suffered paralysis for the last four months
of her life which resulted from complications of anesthesia during a spine
surgery. The family alleged that the anesthesia team failed to properly
monitor her blood pressure which dropped to dangerously low levels causing
an ischemic injury to her spine. The defense contended they provided proper
care and that her paralysis was caused by an underlying cancerous condition.
To help the family find answers the firm retained anesthesia and surgical
experts who performed detailed analysis of the anesthesia records and
uncovered the poor care and cause of the paralysis.
For over 40 years, the Finkel Law Firm has been dedicated to the pursuit
of justice for those with preventable injuries. If you or a loved one
has been injured due to poor medical care, please do not hesitate to contact
the Finkel Law Firm.
*Any results the law firm may have achieved in past cases do not imply
or indicate that similar results may be had in your case. Outcome of litigation
is dependent on many factual and legal circumstances that may differ in
your particular case.