Frquently Asked Questions

How often are professionals including orthodontists involved in litigation, i.e. the approximate annual percentage of the total?


Although the percentage varies from year to year, a rule of thumb is 10%.

What are some of the most troubling aspects of litigation?


The mental and physical stress that practitioners go through can be far more devastating than the outcome. The process frequently takes years before it is over. Dr. Machen can help you avoid being in such a situation. Howver, if you are in litigation, at any stage, you owe it to yourself, your family, your staff and your practice to have Dr. Machen assist you you achieve the best results with the least stress..

What if I am represented by insurance appointed counsel?


Unless you have been in this situation before, it is difficult to appreciate how much you need an independent advisor and counsel solely dedicated to looking out for your best interest.