A Stroke or Neurological Disorder May Qualify You for Social Security Disability Benefits

Helping Individuals Suffering From a Stroke or Other Neurological Disorder

When there is a disturbance in the blood supply to the brain, an individual may suffer a stroke. The effects of a stroke can vary greatly depending on the severity of the injury and the area of the brain affected, but may include:

  • Problems with speech
  • Problems with mobility
  • Memory loss
  • Trouble understanding speech
  • Balance problems
  • Paralysis

The effects of a stroke can make it difficult or impossible to work. When a stroke is expected to cause an individual to be unable to work for 12 months or longer, he or she can apply for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits.

Attorneys Timothy J. Cuddigan and Sean D. Cuddigan represent individuals in Omaha and throughout eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa who are seeking disability benefits for stroke and other neurological disorders, including:

  • Epilepsy
  • Brain tumors
  • Multiple sclerosis (MS)
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)/Lou Gehrig's disease
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Muscular dystrophy

To learn if your condition meets the requirements of a listing established by the Social Security Administration, speak to an Omaha neurological disorders disability attorney from our law firm today. Our firm assists clients during the initial claims application process, as well as the appeals process if your initial claim has been denied.

Contact a Lincoln, Nebraska, Lawyer: Help With Denied Disability Claims for Stroke

To learn more about your options for seeking SSD benefits for a neurological disorder, please contact us or Call (402) 933-5405 or e-mail our firm. for a free evaluation of your claim. We are located in Omaha, but we can travel to your home if you are able to come into our office. We are located near the Interstate 680 and Pacific Street exit in Omaha.