Problems from a Faulty Hip Replacement
If it is carried out efficiently, hip replacements must make it possible for people to live on with less discomfort and take pleasure in better movement. Hip replacements (also known as hip prostheses) must be created from ceramic or metal, using a socket which is covered with metal, ceramic or plastic. Hip replacements also need to be biocompatible, meaning they are developed to be welcomed by the body.
Sad to say, many people go through the maximum amount of or even more discomfort and pain after obtaining their hip replacements, as before undergoing surgery. In case you endured severe pain or were instructed to undergo a follow- up surgery as a result of a faulty hip implant, a qualified attorney can assist you in receiving the settlement you are entitled to.
Our firm successfully represents people in Knoxville and all over Tennessee that happen to be affected by serious side effects, such as:
- Further surgeries
- Unusual discomfort and pain
- Swelling and inflammation
- Cyst development
- Broken muscles
- Soft tissue injury
- Injury to the kidney or liver
- Heart disease
As outlined by the FDA, hip implants ought to last at least 15 years, and some manufacturers (including the Zimmer Durom Cup implants) are meant to last much longer. On the other hand, several patients who obtained faulty hip implants required new implants in just three years.
In case you are being affected by a defective hip implant, it’s important to use the services of a professional lawyer to help make sure you get the full and reasonable compensation you are worthy of. Find out more about the advice our company offers by arranging a free first consultation.