Periodontal Disease Treatment & Diagnosis Errors

Where gum disease is not treated it can progress into periodontitis. Periodontitis is a serious gum infection which causes inflammation around the patient’s teeth, receding gums, damage to soft tissue and bone that support the teeth and tooth loss. Injury suffered from periodontitis can be caused as a result of a delay in diagnosing and treating a patient.

Types of Periodontal Disease Diagnosis & Treatment Delay

It is vital that periodontal disease is treated and diagnosed promptly in order to reduce the risk of suffering from further injuries. Specific acts and omissions can contribute to a patient or a loved one suffering from unnecessary or additional harm. Such errors include: 

  • Failure to pick up risk factors such as diabetes and patients that smoke  
  • A delay or failure to prescribe antibiotics
  • Failure to pick and treat up symptoms such as receding and bleeding gums or inflammation
  • Delays and failures in referring to a hygienist
  • Failure and delay in providing effective treatment
  • And other periodontal disease diagnosis & treatment errors 

If you or a loved one has been affected by a periodontal disease error or failure, which has resulted in further surgery, bone loss or the extraction of a tooth, Mistreatment.com may be able to assist. 

How to seek Free Legal Advice on a No Win, No Fee?

Here at Mistreatment.com we are able to carry out a free claims assessment under no obligation, in order to establish whether your circumstances warrant a medical complaint or a medical negligence claim on a no win no fee basis.

Should your claim be considered under a no-win no-fee basis, you can decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor.

Should you decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor and your claim is unfortunately unsuccessful, you will not pay.

What can I claim for in a successful medical negligence claim?

In successful dental negligence compensation claims our specialist medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation, as well as arranging any necessary services to improve the client’s quality of life. 

  • Compensation for the Injury or Loss
  • Loss of Earnings
  • Interim Compensation Payment
  • Private Medical Treatment Costs
  • Care & Case Management Costs
  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Housing Adaptation & Relocation
  • Out-Of-Pocket Expenses
  • Compensating Dependants (Spouse/Children)
  • Benefits & Financial Advice
  • Independent Medical Experts
  • Court Of Protection
  • Coroners Inquest Advice
  • Special Adapted Vehicles
  • Recovering The Legal Costs

As each enquiry is unique the advice given will be tailored to the individual circumstances of the client.

About Our Medical Negligence Teams

Mistreatment.com is comprised of specialist teams of medical negligence solicitors throughout England and Wales. Mistreatment.com are committed in fighting for truth and justice, raising clinical standards and ensuring you or your loved ones receive the compensation you deserve under a no win no fee basis. Find out more about members of our dental negligence compensation team…

Our commitment to victims of medical negligence

We understand each patient’s circumstances are unique, however with our specialist medical negligence solicitors and barristers Mistreatment.com are able to provide you with support, guidance and access to justice. Our commitment is to offer you:

  • Free private and confidential initial advice.
  • A no obligation free claims assessment, so you know where you stand.
  • Legal representation under no win no fee, if you seek to pursue a medical negligence claim.
  • Experienced medical & legal advisors who will listen to you and are there to help.
  • Access to experienced teams of specialist medical negligence solicitors across England and Wales.
  • If you decide to make a medical complaint we can provide a free and independent complaints guide.

Unsure If You Are Entitled To Make A Periodontal Negligence Claim?

Before you decide to bring a claim, our dedicated claims department will under no obligation carry out a free claim assessment.

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