When providing dental services to a patient, dentist and oral surgeons must provide a certain standard of care. Despite their professional skills, dentists can make mistakes leading to immense serious pain, further unplanned treatment, and significant financial burden.
If you have been a victim of dental malpractice the Wieand Law Firm can help. Our Philadelphia dental malpractice lawyers will look into all aspects of your claim and make sure your case is handled in the courts to get you the maximum compensation you deserve.
There are many types of dental malpractice. Some of the most common errors which can lead to a dental malpractice lawsuit include:
A certain degree of risk is involved in any dental procedure. However, not all bad outcomes are ripe for a dental malpractice claim. Dental malpractice occurs when a dentist or oral surgeon fails to competently perform his or her medical duties and as a result, a patient suffers an injury. At times, even something as a simple cavity filling can go wrong. In order to prove a dental malpractice claim, you must prove all of the following:
Dental malpractice litigation is serious business. With the dentist reputation at stake, it is likely that he/she will vigorously deny any wrongdoing. Specialized malpractice insurance companies hire only experienced attorneys, and generally mount an aggressive defense. This is why you need an attorney with experience and resources to fight for your interests.
For a free case consultation, call the Wieand Law Firm and speak with an experienced dental malpractice lawyer at (215) 666-7777.
The Wieand Law Firm serves clients throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. We are proud to represent clients in Southeastern Pennsylvania including Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia, PA, as well as the New Jersey areas of Camden, Pennsauken, Gloucester and Camden NJ.