Dental Nerve Injuries: Proving Causation in Dental Malpractice

[caption id="attachment_3180" align="alignright" width="300"] Wallace B. Wason, Jr. of Wallace Wason, PLLC[/caption] The dental malpractice attorne ...

Can I Sue a Dentist for Overtreatment?

Dental overtreatment can be malpractice. In a 2023 case widely reported by CNN, the Huffington Post, and in People magazine, a Minnesota woman sued ...

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Issues

Oral and Maxillofacial surgery is an important medical field that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases, defects, and injuri ...

What if a dentist makes a mistake?

If a dentist makes a mistake it can be dental malpractice.  If the mistake falls outside of the acceptable standard of care and causes injury and dam ...

Is Root Resorption a Cause for Malpractice?

Root resorption is a process by which the body absorbs tissue around teeth.  It is common in children (and related to the shedding of primary, or bab ...

Orthodontic Negligence

Negligence by an orthodontist can turn a positive cosmetic or reparative treatment into a dental nightmare. Braces and other orthodontic treatment suc ...