Dental Errors Claims

Most dentists have your interests at heart and try to make as few mistakes as possible.  Even so, mistakes can and do get made by dentists and their hygienists, resulting in people suffering pain and injury as a result of dental negligence or dental malpractice.

Lavelle Solicitors are medical negligence specialists and are experienced in representing people who have sustained an injury as a result of a dental treatment.

Common types of dental negligence include:

  • Misdiagnosis: failure to properly diagnose or treat a dental conditions may be a cause for a dental injury negligence claim
  • Inadequate root canal therapy
  • Failed implants
  • Extracting the wrong tooth
  • Failing to manage and treat decay
  • Inadequate fillings
  • Inadequate crowns
  • Failing to manage gum disease (periodontal disease).

If you have suffered an injury and pain as a result of dental negligence contact Avril Scally.

How can we help?

If you or a loved one suffered personal injury caused by a dental error, please contact us to speak with one of our specialist solicitors who can evaluate your case to determine your legal rights and options.


Your initial consultation with us will ascertain out whether you have a good case, how to go about claiming and how much your compensation might be worth. We will give you clear unequivocal advice about your chances of success and the anticipated value of your claim. If after talking to us you decide not to take your compensation claim further you are under no obligation to do so and you will not be charged anything at all.

For more information or to arrange a meeting phone 1800 303 556 or email [email protected]

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