Legal Question in Medical Malpractice in California

I went into the dermatologist to have a mole removed from my nose. The assistant took the mole off, by cutting very deeply into my nose. It has been a month and my nose still looks horrible much worse than the mole did, it looks like I have a piece of nose missing. I would not have asked them to remove the mole had I known it would effect my appearance so much. People ask me if I fell on my face. Can I get compensation to fix my scar?

Asked on 6/07/13, 12:48 pm

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Armen Tashjian Law Offices of Armen M. Tashjian
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Was the assistant another doctor? If not, you may have been the victim of unlicensed and unauthorized practice of medicine. Get your records and I'll review them for you.

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Answered on 6/09/13, 8:04 pm

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