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Free downloadable e-booklet for claimants from Iowa on appealing a denial of Social Security disability benefits



    1.Why most applications are initially rejected
    2.Tips for a successful appeal
    3.Common mistakes to avoid
    4.Answers to frequently asked questions

Free bonus: 10 lessons on appeals and the disability hearing

    1.Filing your first appeal
    2.Filing your second appeal
    3.Obtaining persuasive medical evidence
    4.Educating your treating doctor
    5.Explaining negative test results
    6.Your functional capacity
    7.Overcoming the reason you were initially denied
    8.Common examples of erroneous denials
    9.SSA medical experts
    10.SSA vocational experts

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I hope you find my e-booklet helpful in understanding the Social Security Administration’s evaluation and appeal process.

Timothy N. Tripp
Tripp, P.C.
Iowa disability lawyer/attorney


Pella Office
810 Washington Street
Pella, Iowa 50219
Phone: 641-628-9343
Toll-free: 800-368-1423
Fax: 641-628-7252

West Des Moines Office
4090 Westown Parkway, Suite E.
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
Phone: 515.267.0110


I accept Social Security disability cases at all stages. If you are a resident of Iowa and you are thinking about applying, have had your application denied, or have had your Request for Reconsideration denied, please answer the questions below if you would like me to review your case.

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