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Tooth Extraction Compensation Claims
Tooth extractions are not the most pleasant of experiences. They can be extremely uncomfortable and many of us dread the thought of having a tooth removed. Although most tooth extractions go smoothly and without any complications, occasionally problems can arise making the whole experience even more frustrating.
There are many things that can go wrong during the procedure. From the wrong tooth getting extracted to improper techniques being used, if you end up in more pain than necessary you could be entitled to compensation.
How much you are entitled to depends entirely on the severity of your injury and suffering. Regardless, even the smallest of procedures not going according to plan could result in you being entitled to monetary compensation.
Tooth Extraction Explained
The process of tooth extraction is quite common. It involves a tooth (or teeth) being removed from the jawbone. Although it’s a popular procedure that’s performed on many people on a daily basis, things can occasionally go wrong. If the wrong tooth is extracted, for example, you could be entitled to compensation. Although, the amount you are entitled to is determined on a case to case basis, if you have experienced unnecessary suffering due to tooth extraction negligence, you will likely be entitled to something.
If you believe you are entitled to compensation, you may be right. Depending on the nature of your case and its severity, your claim could be worth a lot.
Tooth Extraction – What Can Go Wrong?
Although the process of tooth extraction is quite straightforward and fairly safe, things can occasionally go wrong. As result, you could suffer from a number of things, including nerve damage or wrong tooth extraction. Either way, if you end up experiencing unnecessary suffering you have the legal right to take things further and consult a solicitor.
If you believe you have been a victim of dental negligence, it’s worth speaking to someone to find out whether you case is worth pursuing.
Preventing Tooth Extraction
There are many steps that can be taken to prevent tooth extraction in the first place. Getting into the routine of keeping your mouth clean and brushing your teeth daily, is one of the easiest ways of preventing tooth damage and decay.
It’s also recommended that you have regular check-ups with your dentist in order to catch any problems as early as possible and prevent them from worsening.
High sugar intake is one of the leading causes of tooth decay so limiting yourself to smaller doses of it can greatly improve your dental health.
Preventing tooth extraction can greatly decrease the chances of you suffering from dental negligence. Making sure that your dental health is taken care of therefore, can be a simple yet effective way of avoiding tooth extraction.
How Much Is My Claim Worth?
The amount of compensation you can expect to receive depends entirely on the severity of your suffering. If you have been left with unrepairable damage, for example, you claim will be worth a lot more compared to someone suffering from something minor.
In order to work out how much your claim could potentially be worth, we need to investigate the circumstances surrounding it to determine the best possible plan of action.
We have worked on a variety of dental negligence cases over the years, so we are familiar with everything that the process involves. We work closely with all of our clients and are very thorough when investing each case to ensure we can provide you with a service that you deserve.
If we believe you are entitled to compensation, we will do our best to get you the money that you deserve.
A trip to the dentist shouldn’t leave you in more pain. If you believe you have been a victim of dental negligence during a tooth extraction, you could be entitled to compensation. Don’t suffer in silence – get in touch today and let us help you get the compensation you deserve.