Hernias do not repair themselves. The only way to fix them, and to avoid potentially serious consequences, is surgery. In order to repair the damage and prevent a hernia from reoccurring, surgeons will often use a mesh inside of a person’s body. These implantable mesh devices are the most recommended method of surgical hernia repair.
However, we know that defective hernia mesh implants can cause serious patient complications and side effects. This can lead to severe patient pain and suffering. At the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg, we want to help you if you have been the victim of a faulty hernia mesh implant. You can count on our qualified and experienced team to help you get the compensation you deserve when you need a hernia mesh lawsuit attorney.
Going through hernia surgery is hard enough without having to worry about unexpected complications. These are some of the common injuries from hernia mesh implants:
As of this writing, the following manufacturers of hernia mesh implants have faced lawsuits due to defective products:
When we discuss whether or not a person has a claim, we look at four elements. These are:
It is imperative that you seek assistance from a qualified and experienced medical device attorney in order to properly make decisions regarding your case. The manufacturers of hernia mesh devices have a duty of care owed to consumers. You should be able to count on having a safe product that works the way it is intended to work.
In some cases, the fault may not lie with the hernia mesh implant manufacturer. A doctor or surgeon may be to blame for the problem. If the mesh is not inserted properly or if a mistake is made during the operation, they may be liable for any injuries that occur as a result.
If you or a loved one have experienced complications following a hernia surgery due to a hernia mesh implant, you may need to seek legal assistance. At the Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg, you can count on us to investigate your case and work diligently to secure any compensation you are owed. This can include coverage for: