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Misdiagnosed by Dentist

Like with any other form of misdiagnosis from a medical professional, dental misdiagnosis can mean that you’re unable to access the treatment you need as and when you need it. This could lead to unnecessary pain, suffering and stress and will result in your dental problem getting worse. This may also mean that the treatment you require will be more severe and possibly more traumatic.

Dentists, just like any other medical professional, have a duty to provide the highest standards of care to their patients. While visiting the dentist can, for many, be an unpleasant experience, we naturally put our trust in our dentist to assess and investigate our symptoms and recommend the right treatment for us. We rarely question our dentist’s diagnosis. Regrettably, dental negligence can happen.

If you feel that your dentist has misdiagnosed you, for example for gum disease or has delayed your treatment then you need to call Mercury Legal right away on 0800 122 3130. Time limits apply when making a claim for compensation against negligent dental treatment so its important that you contact us straight away.

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If you have received negligent care or treatment from your dentist in the last three years, then you need to call us straight away. Call us free on 0800 122 3130 for advice about a claim for dental negligence. You can also ask for a free call back if you prefer us to call you at another time that’s convenient for you.

We know that speaking to a solicitor may feel daunting or embarrassing, but our claims team are here to help and offer you confidential advice about your prospects for making a claim. We help many people like you claim for a dental treatment or procedure that’s left them either in pain or needing further corrective dental work. Call us in confidence, free on 0800 122 3130 or request a call back now.

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Claiming For Negligent Dental Treatment

Free Legal Advice

If you are unsure if you have a claim for dental negligence, then call our legal advice team for free on 0800 122 3130. They will ask you some simple questions about your dental treatment and the consent that you gave your dentist before the procedure. They will be able to tell you if you have a claim and help you start a no win, no fee claim today.

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