No one expects to develop a serious illness; however, this unfortunate event is experienced by residents in New York and other states across the nation. Hearing a difficult diagnosis can be life-changing. Whether a chronic illness is work-related or not, living with a serious medical condition can make it challenging to navigate life. A sufferer may no longer be able to maintain their normal routine, care for him or herself or even keep a job.
At Terry Katz & Associates, P.C., our experienced attorneys understand the difficulties a chronic illness can present an individual and their loved ones. Those suffering from a qualifying medical condition, however, could apply for Social Security disability. SSD benefits can provide the necessary resources, and our law firm is devoted to helping New York residents navigate the application process.
It can be difficult to prove that an applicant has an illness that prevents them from working. Nonetheless, our skilled attorneys understand this process thoroughly and have helped past clients successfully complete the application process. Even when an initial claim is denied, we are prepared to assist clients through the appeals process. We have the skills and resources necessary to collect necessary documents and medical information to help evidence a claim.
To learn more, check out our law firm’s SSD benefits for illnesses website. It can be tremendously difficult living with a debilitating illness; however, there are options afforded to these individuals. Even though the application process can be lengthy and sometimes complex, an applicant does not have to go through this process alone.