Dental Malpractice Attorneys In Colorado Springs

The dental malpractice attorneys in Colorado Springs can represent you in a claim for compensation because of poor dental work. If a dentist makes an error during a procedure, or if they fail to recognize a health condition, you may deserve financial compensation. Our dental malpractice attorneys in Colorado Springs represent people who are injured because of the work of dentists, orthodontists, oral surgeons and more.   

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We’re the Colorado Springs personal injury attorneys that specialize in dental malpractice. You don’t have to be a victim twice. We help clients investigate their case, determine if dental malpractice has occurred and take all necessary steps for them to receive compensation. We’re aggressive litigators. But we’re also compassionate advocates.  

We know that being the victim of dental malpractice can be frustrating, infuriating and confusing. But we’re here to help. We’ve dedicated our entire lives to helping dental malpractice victims. We’re determined to get results for you, too. 


If you’re ready for a free consultation, contact our dental malpractice attorneys in Colorado Springs. We’re prepared to meet with you to talk about your case in a friendly, no-obligation atmosphere. We invite you to learn about the law and how it applies to your case. Come see what you might stand to receive if you bring a claim. Learn about what’s involved in the claims process. You’re welcome to ask any questions that you have as you learn about the possibilities and your options. 

We know that dental malpractice is a frustrating experience. But you can take action. You can receive the financial relief that you deserve. Our team is here to help you find success. Call or message us today to begin right away. 

Here are some of the things that constitute dental malpractice: 

  • Not recognizing a cavity, gum disease or cancer that a dentist with reasonable training and skill would recognize 
  • Faiing to implement an adequate course of treatment for a patient when they need care 
  • Operating on the wrong tooth or teeth 
  • Cross-contamination; failure to use adequate safety procedures 
  • Employing unqualified assistants 
  • Not responding appropriately when an emergency occurs in the office 
  • Prescribing orthodontics that are inappropriate for the situation 
  • Medication and numbing errors 
  • Failing to provide adequate follow-up care 
  • Not adequately warning the patient of the risks of a procedure 

There is not one, complete list of every kind of dental malpractice. Instead, dental malpractice is a wide range of events and actions. At its core, malpractice in dentistry is failing to provide care that is reasonable. What is reasonable depends on the level of care that an ordinary, reasonably trained dentist would provide in the same circumstance. We invite you to meet with our legal team in order to have a personalized consultation about what happened in your case and whether it constitutes dental malpractice. 

Yes, you can sue for dental malpractice. You can bring a legal claim that demands compensation for financial losses like extra medical bills, lost income, and property damage. You can also demand compensation for pain and suffering. You can sue for dental malpractice in order to receive a monetary payment for your economic and non-economic damages. 

Here are all of the things that you may qualify to get for dental malpractice: 

  • Cost of transportation to a hospital, if necessary 
  • Emergency care 
  • Cost of additional dental work, if needed 
  • X-rays, scans and other tests that may be necessary 
  • Medication 
  • Physical therapy, if appropriate 
  • Expenses for other medical care that may be necessary because of the malpractice 
  • Loss of income, both in the short-term and long-term 
  • Expenses for caregivers 
  • Property damage 
  • Home modifications, if necessary 
  • Nursing care, if needed 
  • Pain and suffering 
  • Emotional anguish 
  • Loss of lifestyle 
  • Property damage 

There are many categories of damages that may apply for dental malpractice in Colorado Springs. One of the things that we do as your attorneys is work with you to identify every category of damages and include them in your claim. With our dental malpractice attorney team in Colorado Springs, you know that your claim is complete. 

Our aggressive Colorado Springs dental malpractice attorney team works tirelessly from the day we receive your case until you have a check in your hands. Justice is our passion. Here are just some of the reasons that we believe we provide outstanding legal representation for dental malpractice victims in Colorado Springs:  

  • Thorough knowledge of dental malpractice laws and the steps involved in recovery 
  • A team of attorneys dedicated to your success. You don’t just have one attorney; you have an entire team who knows your case inside and out 
  • Our founders Kyle Bachus and Darin Schanker personally oversee your case 
  • A wide network of expert witnesses available to provide helpful testimony about your injuries and losses 
  • Trial lawyers who are experienced in the courtroom but skilled in settlement negotiations 
  • Open communication with us, on your terms, throughout your case. Whether you prefer emails, phone calls or even letters, we communicate with you in the best ways possible, and always keep you up to date on the latest information in your case 
  • Enthusiastic litigators who don’t stop until the job is done 
  • Millions of dollars in verdicts recovered for our clients; a track record of success 

Our team can help you with all of the steps involved in claiming financial compensation. Our team gathers records, conducts an investigation and builds the evidence. We create the court paperwork, and we make sure that it is accurate and complete with maximum compensation in mind.  

We take all of the steps involved with civil procedure and building the strength of your case. Then, it’s up to you to decide whether to accept a settlement or take your case to trial. But don’t worry, our expert legal team is there to guide you every step of the way. Together, we create a path for success for you. 

Rest assured that the Fort Collins motorcycle accident laws favor the rights of accident victims. If the accident is caused by someone else’s failure to exercise reasonable, ordinary care, the victims deserve financial compensation. Usually, the offender has insurance that can satisfy the judgment. 

The other driver doesn’t have to receive a traffic ticket for you to have a case. Colorado uses negligence laws that apply whether or not the police write a traffic ticket or charge someone with a crime. Let us investigate your case to determine what it might be worth. You may be surprised by what the law says and what that means for your recovery.


“I’ve been a client of Bachus & Schanker, and trust me when I say, they don’t play. One of they’re Extremely Knowledgeable Attorneys that work for this Law Firn, Is above the rest. Attorney James Olsen is one that I would trust for any of my legal matters. This man uses a Big Hammer when it comes to a Workers Comp Case. He will get you every penny you got coming. He Is always available to answer any of your issues, and what he Promises, is what he Delivers!! I have used Attorney James several times, with medical issues, and this guy has always put a smile on my face!! My advise to anyone who needs a Worker Comp Attorney, give Bachus & Schanker a call and ask for Attorney James Olsen. Trust me he will take care of you.” – Terry Damron 5/5 Stars

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