Just like you, or a loved one, can be injured while in the care of a medical professional such as a doctor, nurse or physician assistant they can also be injured while under the care of their dentist or oral surgeon. A dentist must provide the same level of care as a physician when providing care to a patient. If this standard of care is not upheld dental malpractice injuries can result. If you have been injured while under the care of a dentist, oral surgeon, periodontist or orthodontist in the Baltimore metro area you may be entitled to medical benefits and compensation. To discuss your Maryland dental malpractice claim with Maryland Dental Malpractice Attorney Susan R. Green please click here to begin your free case examination. She charges no fees if she is unable to obtain benefits and financial compensation for you.
Standard of Care for Dentists
According to the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners, there are certain hallmark standards of care that your Dentist must provide to you as a patient. If you feel that you have been denied one or more of these standards, you may have grounds for a lawsuit.
Types of Dental Malpractice
Dental malpractice can occur if any of the following take place:
- Anesthesia errors
- Oral Surgical errors
- Failed dental surgery
- Teeth are needlessly extracted
- Failure to detect & diagnose oral cancer
- Permanent impairment or injury to the jaw, mouth, lips or tongue
Contact A Maryland Dental Malpractice Attorney
Towson, MD Dental Negligence Attorney Susan R. Green is a skilled Maryland Trial Lawyer. While she will initially attempt to obtain a settlement for your injuries they are not immune to taking your case to the litigation phase if a fair and just settlement cannot be obtained. Call or email Baltimore Dental Malpractice Attorney Susan R. Green by clicking here. Let her fight to get you the benefits and compensation you rightfully deserve.
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