Dental Malpractice Lawyer Michigan
May 6, 2016 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
INADEQUATE DENTAL CARE TO PRISONERS CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT UPDATE
Updating my July 11, 2014 Blog, we are still actively litigating a class-action case in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, [Johannes v. Washington], advocating constitutionally inadequate dental care to prisoners in the custody of the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDC). We represent prisoners as plaintiffs seeking to form a class of prisoners receiving constitutionally inadequate dental care.
May 3, 2016 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
ORAL CANCER SETTLEMENT: On April 14, 2016 we negotiated a very substantial oral cancer settlement for a client treated by dentists at a teaching dental clinic offering multiple services. Client exclusively treated with the clinic for all aspects of dental health. However, for over a year chronic sores on client’s tongue were either ignored, or not suspected as oral cancer. The sores continued to grow and developed into oral cancer.
Sep 11, 2015 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
CANCER IN MOUTH
HOW YOUR PHYSICIAN OR DENTIST CAN ALLOW CANCER TO GROW AND CAUSE DEATH
Your primary care physician and family dentist have continuing obligations to be knowledgeable of signs and symptoms of oral cancer. Your doctor/dentist should assume any lesion in your oral cavity of unknown origin that persists over two or three weeks could be oral cancer, unless proven otherwise. Let's explore why.
May 12, 2015 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
Nov 13, 2014 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
ARE IMPLANTS TO REPLACE MISSING TEETH - RIGHT FOR YOU?
PROS AND CONS
WHAT ARE IMPLANTS?
Implants replace your missing teeth when your dentist drills into your jawbone and inserts metal posts that substitute for your extracted tooth root. One or more implants may be required. Screws are then placed in the post, followed by extensions to anchor a crown, partial denture or full denture. This is a simplistic explanation, but in reality implants are expensive major surgery with many possible outcomes discussed below.
Jul 11, 2014 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
Attorney Robert Gittleman has issued an announcement regarding two major class action lawsuits in which his law firm is involved. The first, a Michigan class action suit on Citizens Bank overdraft fees, was settled before trial for $2 million. The second, regarding poor dental care in state prisons, is currently gaining traction due in part to Mr. Gittleman's involvement.
Nov 27, 2013 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
Gum disease can result in major dental health issues if untreated. Read on to find out how a dental malpractice lawyer can help you in these matters.
Oct 25, 2013 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC
Oral cancer needs to be taken seriously no matter how and where it manifests. When a dentist or general practitioner fails to diagnosis it, they need to be held responsible for their delayed diagnosis or misdiagnosis.
Oct 11, 2013 — by Robert Gittleman Law Firm, PLC