Persona® Implant Recalled by Zimmer Knee

Have you or a loved one experienced complications after receiving a Zimmer Persona Knee implant?

After an unusual number of patients experienced implant loosening, chronic pain, and early device failure the Zimmer Persona Knee components were recalled in March 2015. The recall, which covers all sizes and lots of the Persona Knee implant, was initiated after just three years on the market.

The lawyers at Phillips Law Group are representing patients who have been injured. If you have experienced complications after receiving a Zimmer Persona Knee implant, contact our Phoenix, AZ injury law firm for a free case review.

Call or text 1-800-706-3000 for a free case consultation today.

Due to an increase in complaints of the device loosening and radiolucent lines, on March 12, 2015, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Zimmer Inc. was voluntarily recalling its Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate, a component of the Persona Knee replacement system. Radiolucent lines are visible gaps on radiological studies, such as x-rays. Fluid and tissue debris can fall into the gaps, causing extreme pain and discomfort.

Signs your Zimmer Persona Knee may be failing:

Loosening of the implant

Limited mobility

Chronic pain

Appearance of radiolucent lines on x-ray

Need for early revision surgery

The FDA classifies the recall as Class 2, meaning that the defect may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences. The agency has received hundreds of reports of adverse events related to the Persona Knee implant. Most of these events are classified as either injuries or malfunctions.

Patients who experience any of the following complications following knee replacement surgery are advised to consult their doctor and then contact a qualified lawyer to receive more information about filing a lawsuit against the manufacturer of these devices. If you need corrective surgery, taking legal action may be the only way for affected patients to recover adequate compensation for the medical expenses, lost wages and other damagesas a result of the recall.

Filing a Zimmer Persona Knee Lawsuit

There are many factors involved in product liability law and our dedicated lawyers have firsthand experience. It is extremely important to seek professional counsel regarding the particulars of handling a product liability case. Only a qualified personal injury lawyer can determine whether you are eligible to file a lawsuit against Zimmer Inc., the maker of the Persona Knee implant. Our lawyers have successfully received millions in awards on behalf of clients harmed by defective medical devices and drugs.

If you feel you or a loved one has been injured by a defective a Zimmer Persona Knee implant, please contact our Tucson and Phoenix area defective medical products lawyer. We can review your situation with you and determine whether or not you have a viable case. Let our personal injury lawyers help you get the justice you deserve today.

Zimmer Persona Knee Recall

Have you or a loved one experienced complications after receiving a Zimmer Persona Knee implant?

After an unusual number of patients experienced implant loosening, chronic pain, and early device failure the Zimmer Persona Knee components were recalled in March 2015. The recall, which covers all sizes and lots of the Persona Knee implant, was initiated after just three years on the market.

The lawyers at Phillips Law Group are representing patients who have been injured. If you have experienced complications after receiving a Zimmer Persona Knee implant, contact our Phoenix, AZ injury law firm for a free case review.

Due to an increase in complaints of the device loosening and radiolucent lines, on March 12, 2015, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Zimmer Inc. was voluntarily recalling its Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate, a component of the Persona Knee replacement system. Radiolucent lines are visible gaps on radiological studies, such as x-rays. Fluid and tissue debris can fall into the gaps, causing extreme pain and discomfort.

Signs your Zimmer Persona Knee may be failing:

Loosening of the implant

Limited mobility

Chronic pain

Appearance of radiolucent lines on x-ray

Need for early revision surgery

The FDA classifies the recall as Class 2, meaning that the defect may cause temporary or medically reversible adverse health consequences. The agency has received hundreds of reports of adverse events related to the Persona Knee implant. Most of these events are classified as either injuries or malfunctions.

Patients who experience any of the following complications following knee replacement surgery are advised to consult their doctor and then contact a qualified lawyer to receive more information about filing a lawsuit against the manufacturer of these devices. If you need corrective surgery, taking legal action may be the only way for affected patients to recover adequate compensation for the medical expenses, lost wages and other damagesas a result of the recall.

Filing a Zimmer Persona Knee Lawsuit

There are many factors involved in product liability law and our dedicated lawyers have firsthand experience. It is extremely important to seek professional counsel regarding the particulars of handling a product liability case. Only a qualified personal injury lawyer can determine whether you are eligible to file a lawsuit against Zimmer Inc., the maker of the Persona Knee implant. Our lawyers have successfully received millions in awards on behalf of clients harmed by defective medical devices and drugs.

If you feel you or a loved one has been injured by a defective a Zimmer Persona Knee implant, please contact our Tucson and Phoenix area defective medical products lawyer. We can review your situation with you and determine whether or not you have a viable case. Let our personal injury lawyers help you get the justice you deserve today.

Call or text for a free case consultation today: 1-800-706-3000. We are available 24/7 to answer your legal questions.

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