Defective Medical Device Attorney in Pennsylvania
If You've Been Hurt by a Defective Medical Device, We Can Help
Doctors and other health care professionals use medical equipment to help people in need. Yet, many medical-related products on the market have proven to be dangerous to consumers due to defects, lack of testing or general negligence on the part of the manufacturer.
Some products that have been linked to unwanted side effects and injuries include hip and knee replacement implants and surgical mesh products. Any medical device or equipment that causes injury to the consumer in the normal course of use may be considered defective.
- Bone cement in knee replacements
- IVC filters
- Metal-on-metal hip replacements
- Physiomesh for hernia repair
Please note: When in the best interest of the client, defective medical equiptment cases may be referred to other law firms.
Contact Metzger Wickersham for Help
If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective medical device, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Contact our firm for a free and confidential consultation. At Metzger Wickersham, our experienced defective medical device lawyers in Harrisburg, Lancaster, Pottsville, Shippensburg, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport, York, and other communities through Pennsylvania are committed to helping clients successfully resolve their claims.
Remember, your initial consultation is free, and you don’t pay us unless you win.
Please understand that each case is evaluated individually. Contact our office to inquire further and receive a free case review.
What Should I Do if I've Been Injured by a Medical Device?
If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective medical device, you may be entitled to receive compensation for your physical, emotional and financial hardships. Contact your doctor for medical treatment, then talk to a Pennsylvania personal injury lawyer about pursuing a product liability claim against the manufacturer of the defective device that caused your injury.
For some dangerous devices or equipment, the manufacturer of the product may issue a recall. If the device that caused you injury is recalled, it is possible that the manufacturer will contact you. If you are contacted by any representatives from the medical device manufacturer, it is important that you do not speak with them or sign any documents until you have retained a qualified lawyer to protect your rights.
Our Medical Device Lawyers Advocate for Injured Victims
At Metzger Wickersham, we believe that medical manufacturing companies should be held legally and financially responsible when their products cause harm to unsuspecting consumers. Our attorneys advocate for the rights of personal injury victims and pursue financial compensation for lost wages, medical expenses and pain and suffering.
Metzger Wickersham lawyers serve injured clients in Harrisburg, Lancaster, Pottsville, Shippensburg, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport, York, Frederick,and other communities throughout Pennsylvania. Get in touch with our firm by calling (888) 286-2850 or by filling out an online form if you or a loved one has been injured by a defective medical device.
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