Zimmer Knee Replacement Lawsuits – Persona Knee Implant


Background

In March 2015, the FDA issued a Class 2 Recall for the Zimmer Knee Replacement known as Persona. Over 11,000 of the Zimmer Persona Knee replacements are impacted by this recall.

The recall impacts all Zimmer Persona knee replacements that are on the market and implanted in patients.

Why the Class 2 Recall?

The FDA issued its recall due to an abnormally large volume of complaints and complications in patients.

Problems in Zimmer Patients

Patients who have been implanted with a Zimmer Persona Knee replacement could experience some of the following:

  • Ongoing Pain and Discomfort
  • Instability or loosening of the implant
  • Difficulty moving
  • Radiolucent lines (which show the product has failed)

Ultimately, patients are required to undergo revision surgery to correct the problems.

Who Qualifies to Make a Claim?

Patients who are experiencing any symptoms of pain, discomfort, limited mobility, knee replacement revision should contact us to determine if your product is part of the recall.

The defective Zimmer Persona knee replacement was sold between:

November 29, 2012 until January 23, 2015

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Who is Zimmer?

Zimmer, Inc. is a medical device manufacturer based in Indiana.

What is the Zimmer Persona Personalized Knee System

The Zimmer Persona Personalized Knee System is a total knee-replacement system.  One component of the system has been recalled; the uncemented Zimmer Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate.

Do You Have a Case?

If you or a loved one have a Zimmer Persona Knee replacement and experienced any pain, discomfort, instability, fracturing or have had a revision surgery, you should call today and discuss your case.


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