A dentist is someone that you should be able to trust. They have a ‘duty of care’ and professional standards to which they must adhere. And if they haven’t – and your symptoms have been made worse due to their mistake or inaction – you may have grounds for a dental negligence claim.
Dental errors are not only painful, they can have a significant impact on your day-to-day life. If you’ve been affected, it’s important to seek the apology and financial compensation that you deserve. And our team of dental negligence solicitors, here at Injury Lawyers Direct, can help.
Just give us a call on 0800 110 5888 to discuss your case.
‘No win no fee’ dental negligence claims
If you’ve suffered an injury due to dental malpractice, you’re likely to be in a lot of pain. That pain, in itself, can be difficult to cope with. But it can also affect many other aspects of your life, perhaps leaving you unable to do the things you usually do, including work. And over time, it can have a serious negative impact on both your financial circumstances and mental wellbeing.
We understand, it’s a difficult time and the thought of opening a dental negligence case can be daunting. But that’s exactly why we’re here. If you do wish to proceed, we can make the process as quick and stress-free as possible. We’ll take care of the entire claim for you – from initially assessing your eligibility through to negotiating a fair settlement – on a completely ‘no win no fee’ basis.
There’s no hassle. No complex legal paperwork. And zero financial risk to yourself.
Whilst you focus on your recovery – and getting any further dental treatment that you require – we’ll take care of the legal aspects of a claim and seek the compensation you so rightly deserve.
What type of dental negligence can I claim for?
Dental negligence is a broad term, that can be used to describe a wide range of experiences, from the incorrect fitting of crowns to the misdiagnosis of oral cancer. It refers to any instance in which a healthcare professional – whether that be a dentist, orthodontist, hygienist, dental nurse, oral surgeon etc. – has provided a sub-standard level of care and caused further injury or suffering.
But rest assured, whatever the nature of your case, we can help. Not only are we leading dental claims solicitors, we have access to a sub-team of consultant insurers, barristers and medics – who are extremely experienced and knowledgeable in this area. And as such, we can assist with claims for:
- a delayed diagnosis
- a poor standard of treatment
- incorrect or careless treatment
- oral surgery errors
This isn’t a full list. So if your specific experience of dental negligence doesn’t fall into one of these categories, that shouldn’t be a problem. And it doesn’t matter if the care was provided by the NHS or a private practice. Any medical professional can be held accountable for dental malpractice, and as long as the incident happened within the last three years, it’s worth contacting our specialists.
Open your dental negligence case today
To start your claim for dental negligence compensation, the first step is to call 0800 110 5888. Or if you prefer, you can fill out our online contact form and request a free consultation. One of our medical negligence solicitors will then get back to you with more information and a potential time and date for us to chat.
After we’ve collected some details about your experience, we can advise on both your eligibility to claim and the likelihood of your success. There’s no obligation. Even if we think you have a strong case, we’ll never pressure you into legal action. But if you do wish to move forward with proceedings, we’ll then get to work – and you can leave everything in our capable hands.
By applying our expertise, we can achieve an appropriate level of justice for the pain, anxiety and suffering you have experienced. So, why wait any longer? Pick up the phone and get in touch today.