Common Types of Dental Malpractice

Dentists, like doctors, are held to a high standard of care, and when they make mistakes, their patients can suffer serious injury. In Dallas, dental malpractice can affect any patient if a dentist acts negligently or disregards your safety. The Dallas dental malpractice lawyers at the Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter know that sometimes dentists make common mistakes that are costly and dangerous. Fortunately, our legal team may help you hold these professionals financially responsible for your injuries.

What is Dental Malpractice?

At the Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter, our lawyers have taken on many different types of dental malpractice cases. Dental malpractice occurs when injuries occur due to negligence or substandard care. Some of the most common types of dental malpractice include:

  • Delayed/failed diagnosis
  • Wrong treatment
  • Nerve damage
  • Damage to the lips, tongue, or jaw
  • Infection due to dental procedure

Any action on the part of a dentist that threatens your safety may be considered malpractice. Discuss your specific injury with an experienced dental malpractice attorney in Dallas to learn whether you are eligible to pursue financial restitution from a negligent dentist. Legal guidance can be invaluable in helping you seek the compensation you need.

Contact a Dental Malpractice Lawyer in Dallas

Dentists are medical professionals expected to live up to the highest medical standards. Sadly, many are left with severe illnesses and injuries due to dental malpractice. At the Law Offices of Mark T. Lassiter, our lawyers know what it takes to seek compensation against liable dentists. If you are suffering from dental injuries and illnesses, our lawyers may help you take action. Call (214) 457-1668 today to speak with an experienced dental malpractice attorney in Dallas.

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