Lawsuits have been brought against manufacturers such as Stryker Orthopedics, DePuy Orthopedics, Zimmer, Inc. and various other medical device manufacturers by patients who have suffered from medical complications due to metal on metal hip implants. Thousands of lawsuits have been filed by patients against these manufacturers, and the number of lawsuits is expected to continue to rise.
Physicians Medical Review can provide unparalleled litigation support at all phases of a claim. From the initial review for medical viability to vetting and providing the most qualified medical experts for bellwether trials, we offer comprehensive litigation services from our highly qualified in-house physicians.
Many of the claims against the various metal on metal hip manufacturers are eligible for global settlements. The settlement claims process involves complex medical issues which if correctly organized and presented can add significant value to the outcome of a claim. Physicians Medical Review can assist with settlement claims package development through its review, evaluation and annotation of the appropriate medical records to help add value to your client’s claim. Currently, PMR is providing its medical records claims package service for the Stryker Rejuvenate/ABGII Settlement which was reached in December 2016 and the Wright Medical Hip Settlement which was reached in November 2016.
Patients who have suffered adverse side effects such as the following may have cause to file a claim:
If you need a highly credential medical expert to review your claim for medical merit, we can provide the resources you need to thoroughly screen for qualified claims.
When necessary, our team at Physicians Medical Review can refer testifying medical experts for ongoing litigation, including bellwether trials.
Medical experts commonly needed for hip replacement litigation include:
From intake to the resolution of your claim, we provide you with all the medical consulting services and support you will need to obtain compensation for your clients. We can connect you with one of our in-house medical consultants or a medical expert from our database of board-certified medical professionals.
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