If you have a metal-on-metal hip replacement, your health could be at risk! Metal-on-metal hip replacements, in which the ball and socket are made from a chromium and cobalt alloy, as well as other types of hip replacement implants with metal components, have raised significant safety concerns in recent years, as the toxic metal particles shed by the devices may lead to a number of serious complications, including :
- Loosening of the Joint
- Chronic Pain
Thousands of people across the country have filed metal-on-metal hip replacement recall lawsuits against numerous metal-on-metal hip replacement manufacturers seeking compensation for what are sometimes life-altering injuries.
Wright & Schulte LLC is currently investigating metal-on-metal hip replacement recall lawsuits involving a number of devices, including:
- DePuy ASR Hip Implants
- DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacements (version that utilizes the Ultamet liner)
- Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II hip stems
If you or a loved one suffered painful and debilitating complications following implantation with a metal-on-metal hip replacement, we urge you to contact our firm today. Our metal-on-metal hip replacement recall lawyers may be able to help you obtain compensation for your injury-related damages, such as medical bills and lost wages, as well as payment for emotional distress, permanent disability, and pain and suffering. To learn more, please contact Wright & Schulte LLC as soon possible for a free, no obligation metal-on-metal hip replacement recall lawsuit consultation to ensure you are treated fairly and receive all of the compensation the law allows.