What Impairments Qualify For Social Security Benefits?

The mental or physical condition of an applicant for Social Security disability will be supported by medical documentation and reports. There are a number of impairments that qualify applicants for disability claims. If you are facing a disability evaluation, our attorneys can assist you in compiling the appropriate evidence to support your claim for benefits. At Gillespie & Murphy, P.A., we are experienced at helping individuals with medical impairments to effectively recover the benefits that they need and deserve.

When faced with a debilitating illness or condition, you need effective legal advocacy to ensure that you recover the benefits you are entitled to. Contact our firm to learn more about your rights and the qualified impairments that give rise to benefits claims.

The following is a list of qualified impairments supplied by the Department of Social Security:

  • Musculoskeletal system
  • Special senses and speech changes
  • Respiratory system
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Digestive system
  • Genitourinary system
  • Hematological disorders
  • Skin disorders
  • Endocrine system disorders
  • Impairments that affect multiple body systems
  • Neurological disorders
  • Mental disorders
  • Malignant neoplastic diseases
  • Immune system disorders

Whether you were born with a medical condition, recently diagnosed, or have undergone treatment that has left you unable to work, we can help you properly document your medical condition so that you can recover the benefits you are entitled to.

Contact Gillespie & Murphy, P.A., to schedule a free consultation at our New Bern, Wilmington, Greenville or Jacksonville, North Carolina, office. We are lawyers with the dedication and experience to help you quickly obtain the relief or benefits you deserve.