How to Proceed If You’re the Victim of Dental Malpractice


If you’ve been the victim of a dental malpractice case, it’s important that you realize you’re not alone in your fight. You have rights and there are law firms out there that specialize in dental malpractice and can begin representing you today.

Even if you’re not sure your dentist is responsible for malpractice, it doesn’t mean that’s not the case. A dental implant nerve injury, for example, may be extremely noticeable. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t less obvious things that could also be an example of malpractice.

However, the longer you wait to begin proceedings, the harder a time you’ll have of pleading your case. So get started immediately. Look up any law firms in your area that have a focus on medical malpractice or, even better, dental malpractice. Chances are they’ll want you to describe your situation to them, but they’ll also advice you to get checked out by a dentist who can offer you a second opinion.

Fortunately, most of the time, they’ll have someone they can recommend who also has experience helping out in this capacity. Once your results are verified, you can begin with your case. Not only will you finally get the care you paid for in the first place, but you may also receive extra money in damages as well.

Blog submitted by Dane Levy Attorney of, a provider of legal services for those injured by dental malpractice in California. If you’re the victim of a root canal overfill or some other mistake, call them today.