Question: I was sick for a while and have a lot of hospital, clinic and doctor bills. Can I eliminate them in bankruptcy? Different bankruptcy lawyers have told me different things.
Answer: Yes, you can get rid of (discharge) doctor, clinic and hospital bills if you file bankruptcy. Chapter 7 and chapter 13 have different ways of dealing with them, and we are happy to explain the details to you. As bankruptcy attorneys, many of our clients need relief from all types of medical bills - hospitals, clinics and doctors. We can also get clients much-needed relief from plastic surgeon bills, too.
Here is a list of some large hospitals in our area:
Atlanta Medical Center
303 Parkway Drive N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30312-1212
Atlanta Medical Center - South Campus (formerly South Fulton Medical Center) www.atlantamedcenter.com/en-US/Pages/default.aspx
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
www.choa.org for locations
Emory Eastside Medical Center
Emory University Hospital/Emory Crawford Long
Grady Health System
Gwinnett Hospital System
Henry Medical Center
North Fulton Regional Hospital
Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta
Southern Regional Medical Center
Southwest Hospital Medical Center
WellStar Cobb Hospital
WellStar Kennestone Hospital