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Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Were You Accurately Diagnosed?

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month. Throughout the month dentists, doctors, and other community groups will bring awareness of this often fatal, yet treatable disease. According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, “Close to 49,750 Americans will be diagnosed with oral oropharyngeal cancer this year. It will cause over 9,750 deaths, killing roughly 1 person per [...]

By |April 21st, 2017|Dental Malpractice|0 Comments

Reasons You Should Consider Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

You just got severely injured. Whether your injuries were the result of an accident, a careless mistake or plain wrong-doing, it can be tempting to take matters into your own hands and enact immediate justice, restitution and revenge. If you were involved in a single person accident outside your control, you may also be tempted [...]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Why You Need a Personal Injury Attorney and How to Select the Right One

You just got injured. Like most injury victims, your first response is likely to call your insurance company. Doing this is a great mistake many make and which can cost you thousands of dollars in inadequate compensation. If you are seriously injured, you may need a personal injury attorney. Having a knowledgeable, attorney on your [...]

By |February 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do You Have a Case Against Your Dentist?

Going to the dentist may already make you nervous. The needles, drills and sleeping gas send shivers down your spine. What happens if something goes wrong? Can you sue your dentist? How do you know you have a case? Can You Sue Your Dentist? The simple answer to whether you can sue a dentist is a [...]

By |January 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Dental Nerve Damage is Debilitating

Dental nerve damage is never a minor thing. This type of injury can be debilitating and permanent. Those who are unfortunate enough to experience this type of injury understand the negative effect it has on one’s overall wellbeing. The mouth has many nerves, but the inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) and the lingual nerve (LN) are [...]

By |November 7th, 2016|Dental Malpractice|41 Comments

10 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

Whether it is from a car accident or a work accident, people are injured every day, and most people are unsure about what steps to take afterwards. Requests about paper work from law enforcement, doctor’s bills, and calls from insurance companies can be overwhelming. Often someone will feel soreness and pain, but are unaware that [...]

By |October 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When is it Appropriate to Sue Your Dentist for Malpractice?

There are potential risks going to the dentist just like going in to be treated by your doctor. Though both your dentist and doctor do their best to keep you safe while treating your ailment, mishaps can and do happen. While dental malpractice lawsuits are not heard about as much as medical malpractice, it does [...]

By |August 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|12 Comments

The Importance of Giving the Dr. Your Medical History as a New Patient

“Malpractice” - improper, illegal, or negligent professional activity or treatment, especially by a medical practitioner, lawyer, or public official. When we think of the word “malpractice,” we usually think about hospitals and surgeons, but those who are in the dental industry are just as capable of making poor decisions when it comes to the care [...]

By |July 19th, 2016|Dental Malpractice|0 Comments

How to Know if You’ve Been the Victim of Dental Malpractice

The world is imperfect, and so are the people who live in it. No matter how many hours a person spends training to perfect their craft, or how much money they spend to become an “expert” in their field, even the most intense training, practice, and polishing of a certain expertise, comes with flaws and [...]

By |July 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

What is Considered Dental Malpractice?

Thousands of people are affected by dental malpractice each year. Even though the laws that govern the duties of dentist vary from state to state, claims being filed against them have a similar theme. According to the American Board of Legal Medicine, 13.1% of all professional malpractice claims are filed against dentists. As a human [...]

By |May 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments