Hip replacement offers the hope of restored mobility to patients who suffer from worn out hip joints. Unfortunately, negligent hip replacement can leave the patient in pain or facing issues such as infection, failure of the artificial hip joint, as well as the need for follow-up surgeries.
At Miller & Wagner, our attorneys investigate and present damage claims for hip replacement surgery errors. We offer a free initial consultation to discuss your case. With offices in Eugene and Portland, our lawyers represent plaintiffs injured by medical negligence throughout Oregon and Washington.
Failed Hip Replacement Surgery in Oregon and Washington
There are many types of medical issues that can result from negligent hip replacement. The following are some examples:
- Dislocation of the hip joint
- Loss of hip bone, leading to loosening of the joint
- Infections, premature wear and other issues caused by defective hip replacement devices, such as metal-on-metal hip joint
- Chronic pain
- Inequality of leg length
If you have suffered hip problems following hip joint replacement surgery, talk to an attorney on the medical malpractice team at Miller & Wagner, LLP. Our lawyers have years of experience investigating and preparing medical negligence cases. We will provide an honest evaluation of your case and explain your options for recovering full and fair money damages for your injuries.
From our offices in Portland, our medical malpractice trial attorneys represent plaintiffs in medical negligence claims against physicians and health care providers throughout Oregon and Washington. For your convenience, we have a satellite office in Eugene.