Monthly Archives: August 2015

Insurers Use High-Pressure “Return to Work” Programs to Terminate Disability Insurance Benefits

A personal return to work plan can be useful and empowering when it is the product of careful consideration between a disability insurance claimant, his doctor, and his attorney. In the hands of an disability insurer, however, a return to … Continue reading

Posted in Disability Claim Denials, Filing Disability Claims | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Insurers Use High-Pressure “Return to Work” Programs to Terminate Disability Insurance Benefits

The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Dentists Make When Filing a Disability Claim (Mistake #6)

[Excerpt from disability insurance attorney Edward O. Comitz’s article, The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Dentists Make When Filing a Claim for Disability] MISTAKE NO. 6:  Engaging in Inadequate Communication with Treating Physician Dentists should not discuss their claim or that they are … Continue reading

Posted in Disability Claim Denials, Filing Disability Claims | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Dentists Make When Filing a Disability Claim (Mistake #6)

The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Dentists Make When Filing a Disability Claim (Mistake #7)

Next in the list of The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Dentists Make When Filing a Claim for Disability, adopted from the article by disability insurance attorney Edward O. Comitz, published by SEAK, Inc. (2005): MISTAKE NO. 7:  Quantifying Time Dentists should be … Continue reading

Posted in Disability Claim Denials, Filing Disability Claims | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Dentists Make When Filing a Disability Claim (Mistake #7)

Disability Insurance and the Dentist: Can You Collect on Your Disability Insurance Policy?

You have worked as a dentist for your entire career.  Your family relies on you, and you have numerous financial obligations both at the office and at home.  The stress associated with a disability can cause you significant problems, including, for example, … Continue reading

Posted in Disability Claim Denials, Disability Insurance Attorney, Filing Disability Claims | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Disability Insurance and the Dentist: Can You Collect on Your Disability Insurance Policy?