Although the stakes and risks may not always be quite as substantial, we place our trust in dentists and oral surgeons just as we do with medical doctors. Like other healthcare providers, dentists are required to adhere to applicable standards of care.
If you have been victimized by a failed or botched dental procedure and incurred significant pain or costs as a result, you may be able to take legal action for dental malpractice. At the respected law firm Macaluso & Fafinski, P.C., we have proven negligence and successfully recovered damages for our clients in dental malpractice cases. You can contact us anytime to request a free, informative initial consultation.
If you are considering taking action against a dentist or oral surgeon, you probably have had an extremely painful experience or are now dealing with severe consequences. As an example, our attorneys recently handled a case in which an appointment for a tooth extraction ended with facial nerve damage. Other dentist errors and cases of dental malpractice involve:
If you wish to pursue compensation in your dental malpractice case, there is certainly no substitute for an attorney with a wealth of relevant experience. As in any case of medical malpractice, we will call in appropriate experts as necessary to build your case for settlement or trial. You can depend on us for objective assessment of any settlement offers, clear perspective on developments in your case, and insight into likely outcomes at every stage.
Please contact us to arrange a consultation on your potential dental malpractice case.