I have actually tried dental malpractice claims to a jury and settled claims alleging negligent dental services. Malpractice claims required detailed factual review against specific medical standards. Malpractice attorneys nearly always give a free initial consultation.
The insurance industry’s own statistics indicate that once an attorney becomes involved, the value of any claim at least doubles.
Put those two facts together and it is in your best interest to retain experienced legal counsel at your earliest possible convenience.
This answer is provided for informational purposes only. Actual legal advice can only be provided in an office consultation by an attorney licensed in your jurisdiction, with experience in the area of law in which your concern lies.
If your teeth were infected they needed to be pulled and you should have been given appropriate antibiotics at the time of the extraction and for a week to ten days after extraction. You don't describe any followup care. See your PCP. A lawyer can't help you until you have a diagnosis which you require for proper care in any event.
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