The knowledgeable disability benefits lawyers at Disparti Law Group, P.A., have 30 years of experience helping disabled individuals obtain Social Security Disability, SSI, and other disability benefits. Whether you are in Tampa, Holiday, Miami, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Port Charlotte, Fort Myers, Naples, or Bonita Springs, one of our highly qualified Social Security Disability attorneys is ready to help.
About Fort Myers, Florida
Fort Myers, Florida, boasts 62,298 residents (2010) in Lee County, in Southwestern Florida. Fort Myers is also known as Fort Meyers; both spellings are commonly used, but the official city name is Fort Myers. From humble beginnings in 1841as a fort in the Seminole War, Fort Myers is now the commercial and governmental hub of Lee County. Fort Myers is popular with tourists who come for the beaches, fishing, and golfing. Ft. Myers is also the site of the Thomas Edison and Henry Ford winter estates, both of which are major tourist attractions in the region.
Fort Myers, Florida, Hospitals and Medical Centers
Having a disease, condition or disability that prevents them from working is not something most people imagine will happen to them, but, unfortunately, it does happen. According to the U.S. Social Security Administration, a 20-year-old worker has a 3 in 10 chance of becoming disabled before reaching full retirement age. Fort Myers residents dealing with disabling conditions such as arthritis, diabetes, neck problems, breathing problems, and obesity may be familiar with the following Fort Myers, FL, area hospitals and medical centers:
- Lee Memorial Hospital, 2776 Cleveland Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33901. Phone: (239) 343-2000
- Peace River Regional Medical Center, 2500 Harbor Boulevard, Port Charlotte, FL. Phone: (941) 766-4122
- NCH Downtown Naples Hospital, 350 7th St. N., Naples FL 34102. Phone: (239) 436-5000
Fort Myers residents dealing with the complex process of applying for and obtaining Social Security Disability benefits when they already are dealing with a disabling condition know it is frustrating. At Disparti Law Group, P.A., one of our highly qualified Social Security Disability attorneys is ready to help. Call us toll free at (800) 633-4091 or use our online contact form to schedule your free initial consultation.
Fort Myers, Florida, Social Security Disability Information
In Fort Myers, the Social Security Administration pays benefits to people who cannot work because of a disabling condition. You should apply for disability benefits as soon as you become disabled. There are two ways that you can apply for disability benefits: you can apply online or you can make an appointment to file a disability claim at your local Social Security office.
Local Fort Myers Social Security Office: 3650 Colonial Blvd., Suite101, First Floor, Fort Meyers, FL 33966
Apply Online: www.socialsecurity.gov/disabilityonline
Having an experienced lawyer, like the knowledgeable disability benefits lawyers at Disparti Law Group, P.A., who knows how the Social Security Disability claims process works may improve your chances of getting your claim approved in the application stage or at the hearing level.
Fort Myers, Florida, Railroad Disability Information
Instead of Social Security Disability benefits, Fort Myers railroad workers receive Railroad Retirement Board disability benefits if a railroad worker becomes disabled before he or she reaches regular retirement age. The attorneys at Disparti Law Group, P.A., have extensive experience in representing railroad workers in the application process of filing for Railroad Retirement Board disability benefits and the appeals process. To file a railroad retirement disability claim, disabled employees should call or write the nearest Railroad Retirement Board field office to schedule an appointment.
U.S. Railroad Retirement Board Fort Myers office: R. L. Timberlake Federal Building,
500 E. Zack Street Suite 300, Tampa, FL 33602. Phone: (877) 772-5772
Contact Our Fort Myers, Florida, Social Security Disability / Railroad Disability Attorneys
If you or a loved one needs legal assistance in applying for disability or you have questions about appealing a denied claim, contact an experienced Social Security disability lawyer at Disparti Law Group, P.A., toll free at 800-633-4091 or use our online contact form. We offer a free initial consultation. Call today!