Defective Medical Devices
Manhattan Personal Injury Attorney
In many situations, hospitals implement the use of medical devices to improve or maintain a patient's life. Some individuals rely on these devices, and when these devices are defective, it can lead to serious injuries or even wrongful death. Patients can develop health problems that add on to those that are already in existence because of the defective medical device. These devices are used in a variety of different surgical procedures to fix many common issues. If you need to file a defective medical device claim, one of our Manhattan personal injury lawyers can help you through the process.
If you believe you have been harmed by a defective medical device, call 800-SMART-LAW to discuss the details with a knowledgeable attorney.
Research Your Medical Products
If your body was relying on the assistance of modern technology and science to improve your quality of life, you probably assumed that the device was in proper working order. Having this trust violated is stressful and life-threatening. Be sure to research medical products and brands that frequently cause problems for patients.
Common medical devices that malfunction include:
- Implantable heart devices
- Hip replacements
- Hernia patches
- Transvaginal Meshes
- Birth control
- Bone grafts
If these devices have malfunctioned and caused you harm, you might be entitled to adequate compensation.
Pursue Compensation with a Manhattan Personal Injury Attorney
If you or a loved one has suffered harm because of a defective medical device, our attorneys can help you seek compensation. A Manhattan personal injury attorney from our firm can provide you with the personal touch that your case deserves. Our team firm consists of a bilingual staff of people who can assist you through your legal situation. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means that there is no fee if we are not able to recover your case. Defective medical devices can affect unsuspecting individuals who trusted their care to the medical staff. Our team understands the difficult circumstance you may be facing and we can help you understand options for legal recourse.
Feel free to contact our firm and ask about pursuing a personal injury lawsuit in Staten Island, the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, or Brooklyn.