Obtaining Medical Treatment After a Personal Injury

One key element of every personal injury case is your “medical damages.”  That simply means the amount of expenses you incurred seeking medical diagnoses and treatment for your injuries.  This amount makes up a large part of your total damages in a personal injury case.  The way your damages are calculated depends on several factors, including the type of medical treatment you receive and the type of medical providers who rendered that treatment.  For this reason, obtaining medical treatment after a personal injury can have a huge impact on your personal injury claim. How insurance adjusters view your medical treatment When an insurance adjuster is reviewing your claims to determine whether settlement is a good idea, they typically do not view all types of medical services the same.  They consider both the nature of the medical treatment and its duration.  They also consider the type of health care provider involved.  Here are a few examples of the differences in medical tr


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