Zimmmer Knee Replacement Lawsuit

Zimmmer Knee Replacement Lawsuit

We are investigating new lawsuits over Zimmmer Knee Replacement devices after learning the devices can lead to increased pain and failure. The failure of the devices in some cases require revision surgery which may be very painful and costly. Zimmmer's "NexGen" knee replacements were introduced in 1995 and have sold more than 3 million units. The High Flex version was first made in 2001 and were marketed as a product that provided a greater range of motion for it's patients. There are already nearly 1,000 Zimmmer Knee Replacement Lawsuit filed in the United States. These lawsuits claim that Zimmer made claims about the knee replacement devices that were false. The side effects of a faulty Zimmmer Knee Replacement include:

  • Problems with walking
  • Loose feeling in the knee
  • Increased pain/swelling
  • Loss of movement
  • The need for a knee revision surgery

Zimmmer Knee MDL

There is no Zimmmer Knee Class Action lawsuit. Instead a Zimmmer Knee MDL or Multidistrict Litigation was created to deal with the thousand Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawsuits. The Zimmmer Knee MDL was set up in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Zimmmer Knee MDL was created to streamline the litigation and avoid duplicate discovery. There will likely be Zimmmer Knee MDL bell weather trials to gage how the litigation will go. Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer is in charge of the Zimmmer Knee MDL. The specific types of Zimmmer Knee replacements included in this MDL include:

  • NexGen Complete Knee Solution Gender Solutions Female LPS-Flex (GSF LPS-Flex)
  • NexGen Complete Knee Solution CR-Flex Gender Solutions Female CR-Flex (GSF-Flex)
  • All NexGen MIS Total Knee Procedure Stemmed Tibial Components
  • NexGen Complete Knee Solution Legacy Posterior Stabilized-Flex Femoral Components (LPS-Flex)
  • NexGen Complete Knee Solution Cruciate Retaining-Flex Femoral Components (CR-Flex)

Zimmer Lawsuits

If you or a loved one has suffered as a result of a Zimmmer Knee Replacement you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawyers via the form on the right for a free Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawsuit evaluation. Our Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawyers work on a contingency basis, which means there are no out of pocket costs to file a Zimmmer Knee Replacement. Our Zimmmer Knee Replacement attorneys only get compensation if you get win your Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawsuit or we reach a settlement. Statue of limitations change based on the state you live in, so you contact a Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawyer as soon as possible to review your options for filing a Zimmmer Knee Replacement lawsuit.

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