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Social Security Disability Impairments Attorney

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  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple sclerosis (MS)
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus(SLE)
  • Sclerosis (scleroderma)
  • Sjögren’s syndrome
  • polymyositis or dermatomyositis
  • Mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD)
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Lymphoma
  • Meningitis
  • Endocarditis
  • Epilepsy
  • Spinal cord disorders
  • Ménière’s disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Huntington’s disease
  • stroke or cerebrovascular accident (CVA)
  • Hidradenitis suppurative, Bullous disease or Ichthyosis
  • Aplastic anemia, Granulocytopenia, and Myelofibrosis
  • sickle cell disease
  • chronic kidney disease
  • Short bowel syndrome (SBS)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • End stage liver disease, Chronic liver disease
  • Peripheral arterial disease (PAD)
  • Chronic venous insufficiency
  • Atherosclerosis
  • congenital heart disease, Ischemic heart disease, Chronic heart failure or Recurrent arrhythmia
  • Soft tissue injury
  • Fracture of an upper extremity
  • Fracture of the femur, tibia, pelvis
  • spinal stenosis, osteoarthritis, degenerative disc disease, facet arthritis, vertebral fracture
  • Critical Cases
  • Terminal Cases, patients in Hospice
  • Veterans with 100% VA disability (VPAT)
  • Disabled Widows
  • Childhood Disability benefits
  • Total Blindness
  • Total Deafness
  • Down syndrome

Common Diagnoses Social Security may deem as medically Disabled:

  • Cancers — with distant metastases or inoperable, unresectable or recurrent
  • (AML) Acute Leukemia
  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Adult Onset Huntington Disease
  • Astrocytoma — GRADE III and IV
  • Bladder Cancer
  • (CML) Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia — Blast Phase
  • Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Glioblastoma
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC)
  • Kidney Cancer, Large Intestine Cancer, Liver Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, or Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer, Intestine Cancer, Stomach Cancer or Thyroid Cancer
  • Malignant Multiple Sclerosis
  • Malignant Neoplastic Disease
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Impairments Considered for Compassionate Allowance or Presumptive Disability

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) a.k.a. Lou Gehrig’s Disease
  • Anaplastic Adrenal
  • Angiosarcoma
  • Ataxia
  • Carcinoma of Unknown Primary Site
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Heart Transplant Wait List – 1A/1B
  • Osteosarcoma, formerly known as Bone Cancer
  • Symptomatic HIV infection or AIDS
  • Small-Cell Cancer of the Large Intestine, Ovary, Prostate, Thymus, Uterus or Lung Cancer
  • Certain Amputations
  • Spinal Cord Injuries preventing ambulation
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • -Cerebral Palsy
  • Severe Mental retardation
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)[Kidney Disease]

Key Terms:

  • Unsuccessful work attempts (UWA)
  • Trial work periods (TWP)
  • Alleged Onset Date (AOD)
  • Title II
  • Title XVI
  • Field Office (FO)
  • Disability Determination Service (DDS) a.k.a State Agency
  • Office of Hearing Operations (OHO)

Social Security has added the following new medical conditions to its Compassionate Allowance list:

  • Fibrolamellar Cancer
  • Megacystis Microcolon Intestinal Hypoperistalsis Syndrome
  • Megalencephaly-Capillary Malformation Syndrome
  • Superficial Siderosis of the Central Nervous System
  • Tetrasomy 18p

What our clients say about us

We appreciate the opportunity to help you get the benefits you deserve

There was light at the end of the tunnel

I received the news about a favorable ruling on my appeal. I thank you for the strength and courage you provided me to persist in this matter. You were always there to advise me and to extend your confidence that there was light at the end of the tunnel…I was so taken by the passion you have for your work.

A Satisfied Client
9/2/18

It was a privilege to have known you

You are such a credit to your profession and the Human Race. It was a privilege to have known you. We’ll be keeping in touch.

Chuck
6/2/18

Helpful in relieving certain stresses in my life

Again, let me thank you. The monthly disability benefits will be very helpful in relieving certain stresses in my life. The expertise, integrity and reputation of your firm are to be commended.

A Satisfied Client
2/6/18