Personal Injury: A Medical Perspective

At Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic, we understand that injuries, especially those that may be the subject of legal proceedings, require a specialized approach to diagnosis and treatment.  

Our team, led by orthopedic and trauma specialist Dr. Alexander Yanovskiy, has extensive experience in treating patients with a variety of injuries, including those that may require legal intervention. Even if a patient simply slipped and fell, we utilize diagnostic techniques, including X-ray to accurately determine the nature of the injuries. Our doctors are experienced in evaluating and treating trauma, fractures, sprains, lacerations and other injuries.

Your Rights and Medical Care After an Injury

We believe that educating clients about their rights after an injury is an important part of our mission. Our clinic is here to provide support and assistance to patients who need medical care and support. We are committed to providing you with not only the highest quality medical care, but also information about your rights and options.

Your rights

  1. You have a right to know about your condition, prognosis, treatment options, and the risks associated with each. 
  2. You have the right to consent to or refuse any treatment or procedure. Your consent must be given voluntarily and with full knowledge of all factors. 
  3. You may refuse any treatment or procedure at any time, even if you have already given consent. 
  4. You have the right to expect confidentiality, to know who has access to information, and to authorize or prohibit disclosure. 
  5. You have a right to get another doctor's opinion about your condition and treatment.

Medical Care: 

Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic offers a wide range of injury care services, including: 

  1. Primary care: wound care, stitches, splints, and subsequent fixation. 
  2. Physical therapy: to restore strength, mobility, and range of motion after injury. 
  3. Surgical treatment of injuries. 
  4. Rehabilitation. We can help you return to your normal lifestyle after treatment.

Don't delay in seeing Dr. Yanovskiy so that you can begin treatment and recovery in a timely manner.

Navigating Insurance Claims with Professional Expertise

Our professionals are experienced in working with lawyers and insurance agents in settling insurance claims related to personal injury. We provide all necessary medical documentation and expert testimony to help our patients receive fair compensation for their injuries. 

When filing personal injury insurance claims and receiving compensation, Illinois Foot & Ankle Clinic provides professional expertise based on a number of factors.

  1. Medical Data Collection. We work with patients and their attorneys to provide all necessary medical documentation. This includes medical records, examination results, x-rays, and other documents that can confirm the nature and extent of the injury. 
  2. Expert testimony. Our experts analyze medical records and compile an expert report. This helps determine what injuries were sustained and what medical services were provided. 
  3. Collaboration with lawyers. We collaborate with the patient's attorneys to ensure that we fully understand the medical aspects of the case. This helps the lawyers effectively represent patients in court. 

The Role of Medical Documentation in Personal Injury Cases

We focus on compiling detailed and accurate reports of patient conditions, diagnoses and treatment to provide our patients with reliable documentation for legal purposes. 

The medical records provided by our clinic play a key role in personal injury legal cases. Important:

  1. Document injuries. The clinic provides detailed descriptions of injuries, examination findings, and treatment. 
  2. Confirmation of causal relationship. Medical records help establish a causal connection between the injury and the medical services the patient received. 
  3. Trial Evidence. The patient's attorney uses medical records in court to support claims and protect the patient's rights.

Accurate and complete medical records are an important element of a successful insurance claim settlement. 

Collaborating with Attorneys for Your Health

We value the importance of collaborating with attorneys and are committed to working closely with them to ensure that our patients' interests are fully supported and protected during the legal process. The scope of our work includes:

  1. Communication and coordination. We actively communicate with attorneys to discuss the medical aspects of the case. This includes details about injuries, treatment, diagnoses, and prognosis. Coordinating with the attorneys helps us understand what aspects of medical care may be key to a successful outcome. 
  2. Court Support. Our doctors and medical staff are available to provide testimony and expert testimony in court. This helps attorneys effectively represent the client's interests and prove the importance of medical care. 
  3. Explaining Medical Evidence. We help attorneys understand medical records and test results. Which is important for drafting arguments and supporting the client's claims. 
  4. Collaborative Decision-Making. We work with lawyers to make informed decisions that take into account medical considerations. This helps clients maximize compensation and support.

Our clinic believes in the power of collaboration with attorneys to ensure optimal results for our patients. Ready to take the first step toward a favorable outcome? Schedule a consultation with Dr. Yanovskiy today.

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1400 E Golf Rd, Unit 201, Des Plaines, IL 60016

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