Effects of the $36 million malpractice award: Doctors, patients lose; lawyers win. “And doctors want to point out that everyone will be impacted by this $36 million jury award.

Fleishman says, ‘It comes from society, we all pay it one way or another. Health care premiums are skyrocketing on an annual basis.’

That doctor involved in the lawsuit, Dr. Peter Doelger, has been named a top doctor by Connecticut magazine.

The law firm that won the malpractice case, Koskof, Koskof and Bieder, say they have won the top four largest malpractice settlements in the state.”

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