Questions About Metal Hip Replacement Lawsuits

Asheville, North Carolina

What hip implants have been associated with complications?

There are a number of medical device manufacturers that produce metal hip implants linked to complications that include early failure rates. The Asheville, North Carolina, hip implant attorneys at McWhirter, Bellinger & Associates are currently investigating claims related to:

Have any hip implants been recalled?

Yes. In July 2012, Stryker Orthopaedics recalled the Rejuvenate hip stem and the ABG II modular-neck stem. DePuy recalled the ASR XL Acetablular Hip Replacement System and the ASR Hip Resurfacing System in 2010.

What can I do if I suffered complications from a defective hip implant?

If you or a family member was harmed by a faulty hip replacement device, the product liability lawyers at McWhirter, Bellinger & Associates may be able to help you recover financial compensation for resulting medical expenses and other damages by filing a lawsuit against the manufacturer of the hip implant.

What types of compensation may be recovered in a hip implant lawsuit?

Depending on the circumstances of your case, compensation may include money for:

  • Medical costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost earnings

If you or a family member experienced complications after receiving a faulty hip implant, please contact McWhirter, Bellinger & Associates for your free consultation. Our hip implant attorneys welcome clients from the Asheville, North Carolina, area.