The DePuy hip implant was originally designed and marketed as a safe, effective alternative hip implant that had the potential to last far longer than other hip implants on the market. However, it quickly came to light that patients who had undergone a procedure involving the DePuy hip implant experienced excessively high rates of device failure, along with other problems. As a result, DePuy issued a recall of the product in 2010.
Unfortunately, despite the recall, many people have still suffered from serious complications due to the DePuy implant, something our team at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® is all too aware of. Fortunately for those who have undergone a hip replacement procedure involving the DePuy hip implant and who have suffered injuries or device failure as a result, compensation may be available to help deal with these consequences.
There are a number of different issues that individuals who have undergone a hip replacement surgery involving the DePuy hip implant have experienced, some of which the most common are:
These and other issues associated with the DePuy hip implant cannot and should not be tolerated.
If you have suffered any negative side effects from the DePuy hip implant, you may be entitled to seek compensation for your damages. Our lawyers at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® have the skills and experience to help people in this situation get the justice and compensation they need, and we may be able to help you. Call us at (414) 271-0900 today to learn more about what we can do for you.