Hip Implant Lawsuits

Metal on metal hip replacements have been recommended for and installed in many people experiencing pain and trouble moving due to arthritic conditions in the hip joint.  Unfortunately metal on metal hip implants are known to fail at an excessively high rate which has led to metal on metal hip replacement lawsuits being filed for damages.  The high failure rate leads to excruciating pain, loss of movement and even metal poisoning, known as metallosis, in consumers unlucky enough to have been given a metal on metal hip.

Metal on Metal Hip Replacement Lawyers

Many people suffering with a metal on metal hip implant were forced to have painful and expensive revision surgeries to replace the defective product they were given.  The manufacturers of these metal on metal hips could be liable for the injuries suffered by someone affected by their defective products.  Many metal on metal hip replacement lawsuits have been filed by people around the country.  Our hip attorneys have enormous experience litigating medical device products liability lawsuits for those affected by defective medical devices such as metal on metal hip implants.  To speak with one of our hip attorneys about a potential hip lawsuit, please fill out our case evaluation form or call us for a free lawsuit evaluation.

 

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Metal on Metal Hip Implant Recalls

Many of the manufacturers of metal on metal hip implants have had lawsuits filed against them or have instituted recalls of these inherently defective medical devices.  Metal on metal hip replacements that have been recalled and/or over which there are now lawsuits pending include:

  • Wright Conserve Hip Implants
  • Smith and Nephew R3 Acetabular System
  • DePuy ASR Hip Resurfacing System
  • DePuy ASR XL Acetabular System
  • DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant
  • Biomet M2a Magnum Hip Implant

These are some of the metal on metal hip implants that could be defective that are not on the list.   If you believe that you were implanted with a metal on metal hip implant that was either recalled or was otherwise defective please contact us immediately.  A case evaluation is free of charge and can be completed fairly quickly.

Hip Implant Recall Lawsuits


Problems with Metal on Metal Hip Implants

There have been many cases litigated and settled for those given a defective metal on metal hip implant.  These hip lawsuits have not been filed as class action lawsuits but rather as individual cases.  These hip lawsuits have sought damages for the problems caused by metal on metal hip implants including:

  • Metallosis (metal poisoning caused by corrosion of the metal on metal implant)
  • Noises such as popping coming from the hip implant
  • Excruciating pain in the area around the metal on metal implant
  • Swelling and loss of mobility

If you or anyone you know has experienced significant problems with a metal on metal hip implant and would like a quick and free case evaluation today, please contact us.

Hip Implant Recall Attorneys

Our Drug Injury Legal Group Attorneys have substantial experience litigating and settling many medical device implant recall lawsuits including hip recall lawsuits.  As hip recall attorneys, we may be able to file a case on your behalf and litigate your case in anticipation of trial or settlement.  These cases are highly individualized and you need a hip implant attorney with experience to obtain compensation for damages such as pain and suffering, past and future medical expenses and lost wages.  Because many of these metal on metal products have been subject to a recall, you may be running up against the time limit within which you must bring your case.  Please contact one of our hip recall attorneys today for a free case evaluation.

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The attorneys at Drug Injury Legal Group are an experienced legal team with the resources and talent to get our clients the results they deserve. We help victims of defective medical devices and dangerous drugs get compensation and justice for their injuries. We have a proven record of success against some of the largest companies in the world. Our attorneys have litigated and settled cases for hundreds of millions of dollars for clients. We also help victims who have been hurt because of the negligent conduct of someone else in car accidents, trucking accidents, and toxic tort cases, like Benzene and Asbestos. We always offer free, confidential, initial consultations to injured victims and their families. While we cannot guarantee that you have a case or that we can represent you, we can promise to offer you a professional, no-obligation consultation to go over your legal options. You can contact us 24 hours a day through email, by calling 855-571-DRUG, or using our online chat on any page of our website.  Our clients never pay us unless we win a recovery for them.

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