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Can I Sue a Dentist for Malpractice?

Many people aren’t fans of going to the dentist. You have to deal with someone poking and prodding in your mouth. And what if you end up needing to have a cavity filled or – even worse – get a root canal? Such things are often fodder for nightmares.
But there are worse things that can happen to you at the dentist. For example, what happens if you’re injured while under your dentist’s care?
Last year, a Jacksonville dentist was sued in a class-action malpractice lawsuit. The plaintiffs claimed that the dentist “physically abused their children, botched their dental work, and stonewalled parents and investigators when his methods were questioned.”
In order to prove dental malpractice, you have to be able to show that you suffered an injury due to a dentist providing inadequate care.…

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