Thousands of people implanted with Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant devices have filed hip lawsuits against the manufacturer after being injured from painful complications and problems. Pope McGlamry’s DePuy Hip Lawyers have obtained recoveries for patients injured by DePuy ASR & DePuy Pinnacle hip devices.
If you or a loved one are experiencing pain from a metal-on-metal hip implant, call a DePuy Hip Lawyer at (877) 285-7656 or fill out the form below for a complementary consultation.
DePuy Hip Recalls
In 2010, DePuy acknowledged the staggering failure rate for it’s ASR Hip Implant Device and issued a voluntary recall August of that year.
A similar story, the DePuy Pinnacle Hip System has been known to fail after only 5 years, coming up short to the industry standard hip devices that usually last over 20 years. The Pinnacle hip implant was taken off the market in 2013 when the FDA tightened their regulations.
What Should I Do?
As new developments related to DePuy news occur, we will update our DePuy News section and communicate directly with our clients. If you have yet to begin your journey to get justice for your faulty hip, take the following steps to get started.
Contact Your Doctor
If you received a DePuy Hip implant and have been experiencing problems, contact your doctor immediately to discuss your symptoms and next steps.
Have Our Experts Review Your Case
DePuy has a duty to properly design their products and warn the public about any risks. Have our qualified DePuy lawyers review your case and find out if you have a claim for compensation.
If you choose to file a lawsuit, you may be eligible for the following types of compensation:
- Medical expenses
- Compensatory damages
- Pain & suffering
- Loss of consortium
- Punitive damages
Contact A DePuy Hip Lawyer
Victims of complications related to the defective DePuy hip devices may be entitled to compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and other damages. If you have had complications from a metal-on-metal hip implant, contact us today for a complimentary case evaluation.
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Disclaimer: All use of the DePuy mark is for informational and product identification purposes only. This post should not be taken as either medical or legal advice, but instead should act as a resource in providing general information that may be useful to the general public. Pope McGlamry is not affiliated with the medical device manufacturers, DePuy Orthopaedics, Johnson & Johnson, or their distributors.