Bisnar and Chase Zimmer knee replacement attorneys in California are experiencing an increase in recent calls and inquiries as more victims continue to come forward. Metal on metal implants have been a hot topic lately as the failure rate has been substantially higher than similar medical devices and patients are forced to fight through pain or undergo revision surgeries to help correct the problem. If you are using a Zimmer NexGen Knee Replacement, contact a Bisnar and Chase attorney at (800) 561-4887.
The Bisnar and Chase law firm has been helping victims for over 30 years, obtaining hundreds of millions of dollars for victims of defective medical devices, product defects, and auto defects. Brian Chase, partner, has achieved numerous outstanding trial attorney awards given to only the top product defect attorneys in the field.
Zimmer Knee Replacement Recall
Zimmer Inc. recalled more than 65,000 NexGen MIS Tibial Knee Replacement Components following a study linking the device to a high failure rate. The study suggested that the device loosened, causing extreme pain and discomfort for patients utilizing the device.
The recall included components that could be included in any of several Zimmer NexGen Knee Replacement systems. Those who have been utilizing the Zimmer knee replacement should speak with their physician immediately to analyze the damage. The following is a list of side effects associated with the defective medical device.
- Loosening of the implant
- Bone fracturing
- Difficulty walking or standing
Once the damage has been assessed by your physician, speaking with a California Zimmer Knee Replacement Attorney will give you all the information you need to find out if you are eligible for compensation.
California Zimmer Knee Replacement Lawyers
The attorneys at Bisnar and Chase are constantly raising the bar for product defect lawyers throughout the nation. Whether you have suffered injuries in the eastern United States or the west, they will be able to give you the expert advice and assistance you have been looking for. With a recent record-breaking verdict of 24.7 million dollars for in August of 2011, you can see that BC is one of the top law firms in the nation. Call a Bisnar and Chase California Zimmer Knee Replacement Lawyer today to take advantage of their free consultation.