Q: More dental work was done on our child than authorized, can a dentist just go ahead with the work without our consent?
we we givin the cost of the procedure before the appt and we agreed to it, during the procedure the dentist never came out to inform us he was needing to do more work or that it would cost another $1k more on our end. we were simply handed a bill at the end of the procedure with all the new costs on it.
Sounds fishy. Talk to a local lawyer. Ask them to review the situation and advise.
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