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Dental Infections

As with any dental procedure there are risks of infections and abscesses. However, avoidable mistakes and accidents can and do happen and can leave you with a severe infection after a dental treatment. If the risks were not fully explained to you or your dentist failed to prevent infection by allowing it to occur (for example failing to fill the canal after a root canal treatment) then the dentist has acted negligently.

Whatever the circumstances, if you feel that your dentist’s negligence led to a severe infection or abscess following  a dental treatment or an infection following a dental injury, then you need to call Mercury Legal right away on 0800 122 3130. Time limits apply when making a claim for dental negligence so its important that you contact us straight away.

Infection after a root canal

An infection after a root canal can happen if the dentist failed to fill the canal properly or completely remove the nerve. This would allow an infection to develop requiring immediate treatment. If you’ve experienced an infection after a root canal, or feel that your dentist’s negligence led to infection, then you maybe able to make a claim for compensation. Call 0800 122 3130 or request a convenient call back time, now

Infection after tooth extraction

An infection after a tooth extraction can be extremely painful and can develop 2-4 days after the extraction. The infection develops in the socket that’s left after the extraction and can lead to secondary infections if antibiotics are not taken.  If you believe that your dentist failed to warn you about the risks of infection or if the infection was caused as a direct result of your dentist’s actions, then speak to us about a no win, no fee claim for compensation. Start a claim online now, or call 0800 122 3130.

Hurry time limits apply

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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