Multiple Sclerosis and Social Security Disability Benefits

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a neurological condition that affects the body’s central nervous system. Damage to the myelin sheath, which protects the nerves, interferes with the nerve’s ability to transmit signals between the brain, spinal cord and other parts of the body. The inability to properly transmit signals can lead to a variety of issues, Read More

Social Security Disability Evaluation Checklist for Providers

If you are a medical provider whose patient is applying for social security disability benefits, you may think a letter of medical condition from you is enough for their SSD application to be approved. Unfortunately, eligibility for benefits requires more than simply a doctor’s note stating that the applicant is disabled. Ensuring that you have Read More

What Is A Consultative Exam In The SSD Application Process

You provided the Social Security Administration(SSA) with detailed medical records from your treating physician as part of your Social Security Disability application. The information contains a medical source statement, statement of diagnosis, medical and treatment notes, and laboratory tests and other imaging that supports your disability. Why then is the SSA requiring that you undergo Read More

Common Forms to Complete During the Social Security Disability Application Process

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin’s words are good advice for life, and good advice as you prepare to apply for social security disability as well. The success of your Social Security Disability application process has as much to do with the information you provide as it Read More

Hire An Attorney Who can Handle All Levels of the SSD Process

What is clear from the current state of the Social Security Administration is that if you or a loved one is applying for Security Disability Benefits you need to hire a law firm that handles all level of Social Security claims in your SSD process.   The Process of Applying for SSD Benefits The majority Read More