The dominoes of a VA claim tend to fall like this:
MOST times, you need a doctor to provide that proof through an Independent Medical Expert.
When you do find one, they can cost an arm and a leg.
Vets can’t even count on VA doctors to help – the VA’s lawyers threaten doctors for helping Veterans, advising them it is a conflict of interest to tell a Veteran the etiology of a condition connects back to his or her military service.
With all that in mind, here is my FAVORITE tactic for finding an expert in a VA claim or appeal.