Our Michigan medical malpractice lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. handle lawsuits against hospitals and anesthesiologists when a patient suffers brain damage from an anesthesia error during surgery. These errors can cause the patient to lose oxygen to the brain resulting in permanent injury and disability. When a patient suffers brain damage due an anesthesia mistake, there is a legal basis for filing a medical malpractice lawsuit. These lawsuits often result in significant settlements for the patient due to the effects on that person’s life, including the possible loss of income and need for lifelong medical care.
Common Anesthesia Errors During Surgery
The most common anesthesia errors during a medical procedure that can cause brain damage are:
- Abnormal reaction to drugs
- Failure to proper monitor the patient during the surgery
- Use of the wrong anesthesia medication
- Allergic reaction to anesthesia during the procedure
- Improper intubation by the anesthesiologist
If you want real answers to why a patient suffered serious brain damage during surgery or an out-patient procedure, you should not expect the doctors and hospital to tell you that it was the fault of the anesthesiologist or anesthesia assistant. Physicians and hospitals rarely ever admit to medical negligence and often try to conceal the truth from the patient’s family members. You need to hire a top-rated medical malpractice law firm to investigate the case for you. Our experienced Michigan medical malpractice legal team will review the entire medical chart and then discuss the treatment with board-certified physicians to determine whether the brain damage was due to medical malpractice. If there was medical mistake the anesthesiologist that caused brain damage to the patient, we will pursue a medical malpractice lawsuit seeking all damages under the law.
Statute of Limitations For Michigan Medical Malpractice Lawsuits
The statute of limitations for medical malpractice cases varies from state to state. In Michigan, you must file a lawsuit within two years of the date of the malpractice. If you miss a deadline, your claim will be lost forever. To avoid these severe consequences, you should contact the Michigan malpractice lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. immediately.
Our No Fee Promise for Michigan Medical Malpractice Cases
We will represent you in your Michigan malpractice case under our NO FEE PROMISE. This means that you will not be charged any legal fees whatsoever unless we obtain a settlement or recovery for you. You have absolutely no obligation for legal fees unless we win your case. If we do not obtain a settlement for you, you owe us nothing!
Contact a Michigan Medical Malpractice Lawyer
Our experienced Michigan medical malpractice lawyers handle cases involving patients who suffer brain damage due to anesthesia errors and mistakes. Families of a patient who suffers a brain injury during surgery should contact the Michigan medical malpractice firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Call us now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with one of our experienced attorneys about your case.