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Why You Should Never Rush into Foot Surgery
At Dental & Podiatry Malpractice Lawyers of New York, we have seen far too much fallout from failed foot surgery performed by podiatrists. Our lead attorney in this field, Lawrence M. Karam, PC, has many years of successful experience litigating cases of podiatry malpractice and is well-known for being not only a competent professional but […]
- Posted on: Apr 21 2021
Can I Sue My Podiatrist for Getting Me Addicted to Opioids?
During the present-day epidemic of drug addiction, this question is a significant one. No one wants to become addicted to painkillers, but both medical and psychological factors can pull you into addiction more quickly than many people suspect. After a podiatrist performs surgery on a patient — to remove a bunion or Morton’s neuroma, or […]
- Posted on: Apr 14 2021
Q&As About Dental Malpractice
If you have been a victim of dental malpractice, you know just how painful and disruptive dental injury can be. So does Lance Ehrenberg, Esq. of Dental & Podiatry Lawyers of New York who has been protecting the rights of dental malpractice victims for over 30 years. He has a well-earned reputation as both a […]
- Posted on: Apr 7 2021
I Think My Podiatrist Performed an Unnecessary Amputation of My Foot
All unnecessary surgery, unless it is an elective surgery that the patient desires, may be a strong basis for a malpractice lawsuit. Certainly, an unnecessary amputation of a foot falls into this disturbing category. If you believe that your podiatrist performed an amputation of your foot that was unnecessary and has caused you extreme pain, […]
- Posted on: Mar 17 2021
Can I Claim Malpractice If My Dentist Referred Me to the Wrong Specialist?
The answer may very well be Yes. The only way you will know for sure, however, is to consult with an experienced dental malpractice lawyer. At Dental & Podiatry Malpractice Lawyers of New York, Lance Ehrenberg, Esq. has been tackling such cases for many years and knows precisely what circumstances characterize dental malpractice. Once he […]
- Posted on: Mar 10 2021
My Dentist Cracked My Tooth. Can I Sue for Damages?
Your dentist, like any other healthcare professional, owes you a duty of care. If he or she breaches that duty of care by cracking your teeth and you can prove a causal connection between your dentist’s action and the actual harm that has come to you, you may have a viable dental malpractice lawsuit. This […]
- Posted on: Mar 3 2021
When Other Conditions Are Misdiagnosed as Bunions
If you were diagnosed with bunions and have had unnecessary surgery that hasn’t resolved your original symptoms, your podiatrist may have misdiagnosed you. If this is the case, he or she may be guilty of malpractice, and you may be entitled to substantial damages. At Dental & Podiatry Malpractice Lawyers of New York, we have […]
- Posted on: Feb 17 2021
When Is the Failure to Diagnose or Treat Osteomyelitis Podiatric Malpractice?
If you are suffering or have suffered from osteomyelitis that your podiatrist failed to diagnose or treat properly, you may very well be a victim of podiatric malpractice. Credentialed podiatrists have been well-trained in the diagnosis, causes, symptoms, and treatments of this serious ailment. Unless there was something unique about the circumstances of your particular […]
- Posted on: Feb 10 2021
When Is Your Dentist Responsible for the Failure of Dental Implants?
No matter how well-trained or experienced a dentist is, he or she can make a mistake. When that mistake is due to negligence — such as faulty preparation, incorrect diagnosis, or inattention to detail– it may constitute dental malpractice. While dental implants can fail for a number of reasons unrelated to your prosthodontist’s competence or […]
- Posted on: Feb 3 2021
Has Your General Dentist Failed to Refer You to a Specialist?
Many general dentists perform procedures that might be better handled by dental specialists. Though much of the time there is no problem with a tooth extraction or a teeth whitening procedure administered by your general dentist, if something does go seriously wrong, you may need a dental malpractice attorney as well as medical care. At […]
- Posted on: Jan 20 2021