DID YOU KNOW MORE THAN 800,000 HERNIA REPAIRS ARE PERFORMED IN THE U.S. EACH YEAR? YET THERE HAVE BEEN 50,000+ LAWSUITS IN THE U.S. RELATED TO HERNIA MESH PROCEDURES AND THE NUMBER CONTINUES TO RISE.
The most common adverse events following hernia repair with mesh are pain, infection, hernia recurrence, bowel obstruction, adhesion and perforation.
Patients suffering from complications after receiving a hernia mesh implant may be entitled to compensation. Hernia lawsuits are generally handled in federal court, and multiple claims are combined together in the same lawsuit.
Copeley Johnson & Groninger has represented several clients who have had hernia repairs. We have associated with a Pennsylvania law firm that has a leadership role in hernia mesh litigation that is in its early stages. If you or a loved one was implanted with hernia mesh and experienced serious complications, you may be eligible to participate in a hernia mesh lawsuit.
If you would like further information about this litigation, please call us today at (919) 240-4054 and we will be glad to answer your questions.