Personal Injury Law
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Hi - my name is XXXXX XXXXX I'm a Personal Injury litigation attorney. Thanks for your question.
Yes, it is possible to sue an orthodontist IF you can prove that the medical professional was negligent or that he/she didn't perform the work correctly, etc.
However, medical negligence cases must be brought within 2 years of the negligent act. If it has been longer than 2 years, you would be barred from filing suit. However, if you are within the 2 year timeframe, you can sue.
Hi - the state you have listed in New Jersey, but your user name looks like you're in North Carolina.
If you're in North Carolina, the time period to sue is 3 years from the date of the injury.