The Wright Profemur hip system is a hip replacement device which was marketed as being more durable than other artificial hip implants, especially for those with more active lifestyles. Unfortunately the implant has been known to cause complications and injuries when the neck of the component fractures.
At McGartland Law Firm PLLC, our attorneys have been successful in pursuing compensation for those harmed by defective medical devices. We have been so successful in personal injury representation that we are members of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®. We even work on a contingency fee basis which means you owe us nothing until we recover financial damages for you.
Compensation for Your Injuries
Acute fractures may require surgery to remove and replace the neck and stem of the components.
This can have serious consequences to a person’s health, such as:
- Neurovascular damage
The Profemur Neck Varus/Valgus CoCR has been recalled in a Class 1 FDA recall, the most serious classification for a medical device, meaning the FDA has deemed these metal hip implants pose a reasonable threat of causing serious injury or death.
Get Legal Counsel for a Defective Implant
A pair of lawsuits were settled by Wright over Profemur in 2013 before going to trial and other suits have been filed for hip replacements systems.
Those who have already had one of the recalled Profemur hip components implanted need to obtain medical evaluation right away if they experience sudden pain or develop trouble with walking or numbness in their leg.
You should also speak with our highly-qualified defective medical devices attorneys from our firm who can review your legal rights with you and file a claim for compensation on your behalf.
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