While hip replacement surgery is usually a safe and effective procedure that can alleviate pain, increase motion, and help patients return to their normal life, sometimes, the device used has a manufacturing defect. This can lead to serious health complications such as infection, blood poisoning, and adverse local tissue reactions. There are dozens of hip replacement manufacturers whose products were alleged to be defective in lawsuits, including:
As for specific products, some of the defective hip replacement devices that were or still are on the market are Stryker Rejuvenate, Durom Cup, and Pinnacle Hip Implant. It is important to note that the above is by no means an exhaustive list, as there might be other manufacturers responsible for allowing defective products on the shelves. If you had a hip replacement surgery and the implant was defective, causing you injuries, we encourage you to contact Atraxia Law, as you might be eligible to file a claim with the liable manufacturer.
With over 35 years of experience in evaluating personal injury claims, our expert team will gladly assess your situation to determine whether you are eligible to file a defective hip replacement claim. The process is simple and will mostly take place over the phone, as we understand that many people affected by faulty hip implants are in a lot of pain. Eligible individuals will be put in touch with a reliable, specialized attorney to have their claims filed.