New Mexico Medical Malpractice Lawyer
Anesthesia Errors | Lapses in Protocol | Inadequate Training | Human Error
According to statistics, there are more than 40 million medical procedures every year where patients undergo some degree of anesthesia. Though the process is generally safe, there are still many ways and many instances where the carelessness of negligence of medical professionals during the administration of anesthesia can lead to serious health consequences, even death. If you or someone you love has suffered side effects or other health consequences after exposure to anesthesia, Buchanan Law can help.
At Buchanan Law, we bring more than 20 years of experience to personal injury victims across New Mexico. Though our principal office is in Albuquerque, we will meet with you in person anywhere in New Mexico. Though Deena has handled legal matters in more than 20 states, we focus our practice in New Mexico. She has made her home in Albuquerque and has raised her family there. We have a thorough understanding of the laws and courts, and how judges often approach personal injury claims.
Attorney Deena Buchanan suffered a personal injury herself, so she understands the impact it can have on every aspect of your life. She’s also worked for insurance companies, so she knows how defense lawyers prepare their cases.
Deena has considerable experience in personal injury litigation. She’s been lead counsel on many multi-million dollar disputes, including a number of serious and catastrophic injury claims and wrongful death lawsuits. She’s highly respected by colleagues, clients and judges for her cool and calm demeanor at any stage of a trial.
We know from experience that every injury claim is different. We’ll take the time to learn exactly what happened to you, as well as what you need to be made whole again.
Our Representation in Anesthesia Error Claims
We provide comprehensive counsel to anyone who has sustained any type of injury because of exposure to anesthesia. We will conduct a thorough investigation of the facts of your case, carefully reviewing all medical documentation and interviewing all witnesses. We’ll work closely with medical experts to determine whether the procedures followed met the required standard of care.
We handle all types of anesthesia error claims, including cases involving:
- Failure to follow established protocol, either when gathering information prior to anesthesia or in the administration of anesthesia.
- Failure to properly consider risk factors when administering anesthesia
- Administration of incorrect dosages
- Failure to properly train personnel in the anesthesia process
- Human error, such as administering the wrong medication, failing to properly or timely intubate, misreading vital signs, incorrectly operating monitoring equipment, or failing to monitor patient
We will help you seek compensation for all your losses, including wages and income, loss of enjoyment of life, loss of companionship and consortium, unreimbursed medical expenses, and physical pain and suffering. We take all types of injury claims, including serious and catastrophic injury. We also handle wrongful death claims.
Contact a Proven New Mexico Personal Injury Attorney
Let Buchanan Law help you protect your rights in a medical malpractice claims involving anesthesia error. For a free initial consultation, contact our offices online or call us at 505-900-3559. We are available for appointments evenings or weekends, if necessary.
We handle all anesthesia error claims on a contingent fee basis. We won’t charge attorney fees unless we recover compensation for your losses.