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NJ Workers’ Compensation Attorney to Obtain a Second Opinion or a New Treating Doctor

At the Law Office of John F. Marshall our lawyers help injured workers receive the medical treatment they need through workers’ compensation claims. In New Jersey, the employer can require an injured employee to go to a certain doctor.

Complete Workers’ Compensation Services

As our client, our attorneys will fight for your right to adequate treatment. If the doctor chosen by your employer is not offering you the treatment that will improve your medical condition or is authorizing light duty work that will interfere with your recovery, we will send you to another doctor for a second opinion. Our lawyers will then petition the court to have that physician become your treating doctor.

Do you want a second opinion from a new doctor? Contact us at the Law Office of John F. Marshall to arrange a free consultation with a workers’ compensation lawyer.

Workers’ compensation is required to pay for healing treatment for your back injury or other workplace injury. An orthopedist may recommend massage therapy, or the necessary treatment may include chiropractic treatments. You may require knee surgery or extended physical therapy. Our attorneys will fight for your right to the treatment you need to reach maximum improvement.

Qualifying injuries include:

  • A spinal cord, neck, or back injury
  • A traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • A herniated disc, knee injury, rotator cuff/shoulder injury, or other soft tissue injury
  • Psychological injuries such as post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and anxiety that require therapy
  • Lung injuries, including asbestosis and baker’s lung
  • Heart conditions, including hypertension and heart attacks
  • Cancer caused by toxic exposure, including lung, stomach, colon, and throat cancer, leukemia, and mesothelioma
  • Repetitive stress injuries, including carpal tunnel syndrome, back strain, and rotator cuff impingement syndrome

Contact a New Jersey workers’ comp lawyer

At the Law Office of John F. Marshall, our NJ workers compensation (sometimes called workman’s comp) attorneys and staff are committed to providing clients with responsive and effective legal services throughout the state, including Essex County, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Middlesex County, Hudson County and anywhere else. If you have been injured in a workplace accident, it is important to have a lawyer review your claim in order to see that you are being treated fairly. Please call 877-450-8301 or e-mail our office to arrange a free consultation.

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CONTACT A WORKERS’ COMPENSATION LAW ATTORNEY

At the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall located in Freehold, Trenton, Toms River, Paterson, New Brunswick, Jersey City, Hackettstown, and Somerville our workers compensation attorneys and staff are committed to helping employees injured on the job, whether as a result of workplace accidents or occupational diseases. If you have been injured in a workplace accident it is important to have a lawyer review your claim to see that you are being treated fairly and to ensure that you receive full compensation for your injury claim. Please call 877-450-8301 or e-mail our office to arrange a free consultation.

MULTIPLE LOCATIONS TO BETTER SERVE YOU

Freehold Office
4400 U.S. 9 #1000a
Freehold, NJ 07728
(732) 462-1197

Toms River Office
250 Washington St
Toms River, NJ 08753
(732) 286-6500

New Brunswick Office
75 Paterson St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 246-7126

Elizabeth Office
9 Caldwell Pl #12
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 988-4804

Trenton Office
247 E Front St.
Trenton, NJ 08611
(609) 549-2270

Somerville Office
50 Division St Suite 501
Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 206-4238

Jersey City Office
160 Greene Street, Harborside Financial Center, Plaza 5
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 309-0500

Newark Office
1 Center St #2600
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 710-1520

Hackensack Office
411 Hackensack Ave #200
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 429-9783