Doctor Mocks Unconscious Patient: ‘I Wanted to Punch You in the Face’ — Jury Awards Patient $500,000

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A Vienna, Va. man has been awarded $500,000 after his anesthesiologist mocked and insulted him while he was sedated during a colonoscopy.

He wouldn’t have known this occurred had he not accidentally made an audio recording of the procedure.

The patient decided to record the doctor providing post-operative instructions only, but forgot to end the recording.

After he went home, he decided to listen to the recording and was shocked to learn what was said when he was under.

The above video provides all sorts of details, including some of the insults that were hurled his way.

Also, the following video provides more information on the court case: