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Vancouver Dental Office Owner Fined $5,000 In Death Of 4-Year-Old

October 18, 2019
by The Columbian


Washington’s Dental Quality Assurance Commission has fined an owner of Must Love Kids Pediatric Dentistry in Vancouver in connection with the death of a 4-year-old Vancouver boy after a dental procedure in March 2017.

Mykel Wayne Peterson died after receiving general anesthesia for dental treatment. In June 2017, the Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office announced the boy had died of multiple drug intoxication from anesthesia.

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  1. Robert Letnick says:

    Why didn’t they reintubate the child and kept the airflow to the lungs and transfer to the hospital?

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