Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    1

    Default Liability for Not Making a Referral to a Specialist

    My question involves medical malpractice in the state of: New York

    in 2007 my general dentist told me i had peridontal disease. he said bone grafts didnt work so he would do a deep cleaning. he never told me how serious the problem was or that it required lifetime treatments, but more importantly he never said i should see a specialist. over the last 4 yrs. i've been trying to find someone on my own to treat was has now become a "health" threatening issue. isnt my first dentist liable for not telling me all the facts or sending me to someone who knew more about this problem?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Behind a Desk
    Posts
    98,846

    Default Re: Liability for Not Making a Referral to a Specialist

    Had you been referred to a specialist, what would have happened differently?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Massachusetts
    Posts
    24,436

    Default Re: Liability for Not Making a Referral to a Specialist

    And how do you plan to prove it?

    1. Sponsored Links
       

Similar Threads

  1. Traffic Accidents: Denying Liability After Making a Statement Implicating Myself
    By Sunyata in forum Accidents and Injuries
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 02-28-2010, 09:35 AM
  2. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-11-2007, 12:04 PM
  3. Defamation: Liability For Making A Fake Group About Somebody On MySpace.com
    By ange00047 in forum Defamation, Slander And Libel
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-17-2007, 02:12 AM
  4. H Visas: Getting a referral bonus while on H1B
    By Vik4usvisa in forum Visas for Business, Tourism and Family
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-27-2006, 12:59 AM
  5. Business Issues: Finding an Internet Law Specialist
    By daweas007 in forum Business Law
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-30-2005, 11:11 AM
 
 
Sponsored Links

Legal Help, Information and Resources