A hip replacement is not supposed to make matters worse. Patients receiving hip replacements and implanted medical devices count on these procedures to provide relief from pain, as well as renewed mobility. If the replacement is defective or poses a risk to the patient, he or she can be forced to suffer even more significant pain, limitations, and medical complications than before. A Boston injury lawyer from Colucci, Colucci & Marcus, P.C., can help you.
There are legal steps you can take to hold the manufacturer accountable for the pain you experienced. At our Boston personal injury law firm, our lawyers are committed to advocating for victims of these injuries and recovering the compensation needed to pay for extensive medical treatment, as well as pain and suffering. Schedule an initial consultation with an experienced product liability attorney. We’ll discuss your condition and the steps we can take to bring relief.
Hip replacements and related devices, including metal-on-metal devices, can cause serious damage to the body once implanted. Often, these defective hip implants are found to have been put to market with improper design and inadequate testing. Because of the premature release and the aggressive marketing tactics of medical device companies, doctors and patients have been unaware of the potential risks or dangers associated. Patients receiving these defective implants have complained of a range of symptoms and conditions, including:
Colucci, Colucci & Marcus, P.C. represents individuals filing suit against Stryker for injuries and complications caused by Stryker’s Rejuvenate and ABG II modular-neck and hip implant products. This company is at the forefront of hip replacement litigation for its alleged negligence in designing, testing, and producing the devices, releasing them to the public before they were sure of the safety and efficacy them. We are experienced in handling claims against Stryker and will fight on your behalf for the best possible outcome.