Injured by a Hip Implant or an IUD? Our Medical Device Attorneys Can Help.
There is no question that implanted medical devices have revolutionized patient care and helped countless Americans live a better quality of live. Often surgically implanted, they are used for a number of different ailments and conditions. But what if the very devices used to help you are dangerous or defective? Unfortunately, this happens more than you may know and the consequences can be devastating.
Examples of medical devices that have caused serious injury or death include:
How Does this Happen?
While it is true that medical devices are tested and regulated before they become available, it is still a big business with a lot of money at stake. Because of this, there is enormous pressure to make products available – sometimes at the risk of patient safety. There have even been cases where the manufacturer knew the device was dangerous or defective but they chose to move forward anyway. In all cases, whether the device was ultimately recalled or not, the manufacturers are responsible for the injuries their devices cause.
How Can a Defective Medical Device Lawyer Help?
When an implanted medical device causes injury, the manufacturer should be held responsible. This is where a medical device attorney comes in. If you or a loved one were injured by a defective medical device, you may be entitled to compensation for:
- Medical bills
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of wages
- Future Medical Care
These cases can be extremely complex, expensive and time consuming. Because of this, you will want to hire a defective medical device attorney with the resources and proven experience to handle the case while you and your loved ones focus on recovery.
If you or a loved one were injured by a defective medical device, we encourage you to contact us today to discuss your possible case. Many of these cases are settling for millions of dollars and while we can’t make any claims as to the amount you may win, we want to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve. We are proud to work on contingency fee basis. This means we handle all costs throughout the case and you only pay us if we win. Call or contact us today and let us help you through this difficult time. You don’t want to miss your chance to hold these manufacturers accountable and help others avoid further injury.