Dental License Defense Lawyer in Gwinnett County, Georgia
As a medical professional in the dental field, it is important that you conduct yourself professionally and provide the best care possible to your patients.
If you have been charged with misconduct in your field and are worried about the following investigation, make sure to pick out a good dental license defense attorney in Georgia to be on your side.
The most common disciplinary issues and complaints that Dentists face are negligent quality of care, unprofessional conduct, criminal convictions, dentist impairment, unlicensed practice of dentistry, drug prescribing practices, and accusations of sexual misconduct.
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Dental License Renewals in Georgia
Dentists must renew their license every two years through the Georgia Board of Dentistry. You may need a letter of explanation due to a pending criminal charges or old convictions, or a lapse in licensure.
New graduates may also need a letter of explanation when applying for initial licensure if they have a pending criminal charges or old convictions, like a DUI for example.
What happens to my dental license when I am being investigated? What should I do?
First, do no harm. That means not admitting anything to the investigator or the Board.
Secondly, Don’t Panic!
Respectfully, tell the investigator that you have an attorney and do not feel comfortable discussing anything until they are present. Investigators have a forte for asking questions that you may not see the harm in answering, the questions can be as simple as: “Was this your patient?” or “Did you work this day?”
These may seem like innocent questions, but the answers may be key pieces to their investigations.
Why is it important to hire an Attorney for your dental license defense?
To protect yourself and your license! Board Disciplinary Proceedings can be every bit as complex and detrimental as a Criminal Prosecution.
If you required a complex medical procedure you would not perform this by yourself, you would let a profession in that field perform it. Well, that is what we do. You worked hard for your license, let us work hard for you.
Attorney Adam Brown has been a trial attorney for 8 years specializing in criminal and professional license defense.
Not only does he understand the complex nature of an investigation, but uniquely, Adam also maintains a professional license as a Registered Nurse in Georgia.
You always have a chance of clearing your name. Adam will be effective counsel for your license renew, board investigation, or administrative hearing.
If you have received a call, email, or letter from your licensing Board, call us for a free and confidential case evaluation: (404) 883-8893.