Medical Evaluation Boards


If you’re a service member who has been declared unfit for duty for medical reasons, further consideration is given to whether your medical condition is, or is not, service-connected. The determination process of both fitness for duty and whether the injury or condition is connected to your military service is carried out by the Medical Evaluation Board.Because a Medical Evaluation Board’s findings may significantly affect your military career and your ability to collect disability payments, you can challenge the board’s findings. Enlisting the services of an attorney who intimately knows the medical evaluation process can increase your chances for a satisfactory outcome.

At Tully Rinckey PLLC, we understand military medical evaluations because we lived them. As a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned law firm, we know and respect your rights, and can help you receive fair judgements when it comes to your medical condition. Our military law team includes former JAG officers who realize the complexity of the military medical system.

Have questions? Visit our Medical Evaluation FAQ to learn more.

If you need to challenge the findings of the Medical Evaluation Board, we can help you do so. We’re prepared to provide aggressive representation to protect your interests and to get you the military benefits and considerations you deserve.

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