Knee and Leg Injuries
Leg & Knee Injuries in Douglas, Georgia, and Surrounding Areas
Injuring your leg or knee while working is an immediate cause for concern. Leg and knee injuries can frequently cause severe pain and limit your mobility. Your recovery from a knee injury will be jeopardized without timely treatment. Bruce Edwards’’ priority is to ensure that injured workers receive prompt medical attention by an orthopedic specialist that will accurately diagnose and treat your leg and knee injuries. If you are unable to work due to a leg or knee injury, Bruce will make sure you receive the weekly income benefits you are entitled to for as long as you are unable to work. Towards the end of your treatment, Bruce will obtain a permanent impairment rating from your treating physician.
Bruce understands firsthand the importance of physical therapy and the role it plays in a successfully recovering from a leg and knee injuries. The key to regaining function and range of motion in your leg and knee after an injury is intense physical therapy. Bruce will ensure that the workers’ compensation carrier authorizes your physical therapy visits so that no time is lost in the recovery process. If you have suffered an injury at work, trust your case to Bruce Edwards and his dedicated staff.
The most common types of leg and knee injuries that we help clients address are:
- Meniscus, ACL tears, and PCL tears
- Total knee replacements
- Tibia fractures
- Fibula fractures
With over 31 years of experience in representing injured workers, Bruce is dedicated to helping his clients understand their rights under the Georgia workers’ compensation system. As your attorney, he will stand beside you and guide you throughout the process.
Remember, it is a mistake to hire a far-away attorney who does not know, and is not familiar with the most important aspect of your case: who is your doctor? For 31 years, Bruce has worked with (and against, if necessary) virtually every orthopedic and neurosurgeon practicing from Macon to Valdosta, from Brunswick to Columbus. So you should not hire an attorney who is located far away, where they could not possibly have a relationship with your doctor. If you were hurt in South Georgia, you should retain a South Georgia attorney.
WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER! Call 912-384-5700 today for a free consultation so that Bruce can help get the benefits you deserve.
At the Law Office of Bruce Edwards, P.C., Bruce has represented seriously injured workers for over 31 years. His ethical, effective and aggressive methods in representing his clients have made him one of the most respected workers’ compensation attorneys in Georgia.