Specialist in Holistic Pain Management
Pain Management Medicine, Supportive & Palliative Care

Medico Legal

 

Pain can be a significant factor in many legal cases relating to personal injuries, workplace accidents and other medical matters. As a pain management specialist, Dr Michael Platt can perform assessments and provide expert testimony for these cases.

Medicolegal Services

You might need a medicolegal expert for any case that involves medical damage. The most common reason for hiring a medical expert is for personal injury cases. However, you might also need to use medicolegal services during clinical negligence cases or even as part of a criminal case. Dr Platt can assist with any type of case, whether you are the claimant or the defendant.

Among the medicolegal services that Dr Platt can provide are:

  • Producing medicolegal reports
  • Contributing to joint medicolegal reports
  • Standing as an expert witness in court
  • Combining medicolegal assessments with pain management treatments

Why Hire a Medicolegal Expert?

A carefully prepared medicolegal report can be the key to success in many cases, especially when it comes to personal injury claims. Demonstrating the effects of the injuries can be essential to get the correct verdict or to decide on a fair amount of compensation. Sometimes it is simply necessary to obtain a report from an experienced doctor in other cases it may be important to have a medical expert who can explain the impact in more detail in court.

Pain is one of the most common impacts of injuries and other medical conditions that come up in court. It can also be one of the most debilitating and mentally significant. Explaining the effects that pain can have on every aspect of our lives and the difficulties involved in managing it can be tricky. Pain isn’t a visible injury and it isn’t always consistent. It can come and go or affect us only during certain activities. The right treatments and rehabilitation programmes can improve pain, but it isn’t always possible to cure it completely. Pain management specialists can provide expert testimony or assessments to make the impact clear to legal decision makers.

Working with Dr Platt

Dr Michael Platt is an experienced pain specialist who works as a Consultant Anaesthetist in London. He has lectured in anaesthesiology and published articles on pain management. He also has lots of experience working with patients affected by many different kinds of pain. He provides a wide range of different pain management treatments and believes in taking a holistic approach that considers the individual as a whole. This approach enables him to understand the impact that pain can have on every aspect of his patients’ lives, which can be an essential factor in many legal cases. Dr Platt can perform pain assessments and provide expert testimony or reports to help with all kinds of cases.

If you need a medical expert to prepare a report or provide other medicolegal services then you can get in touch to discuss your case with Dr Platt. In addition to medicolegal services he can also help with pain management if you or your client requires specialist care.

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