If you experienced complications after undergoing a hernia repair surgery that used AlloDerm hernia mesh, contact the Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC. We can help you pursue compensation for the financial losses you may have suffered because of the medical device. Our law firm represents patients nationwide.
You may be eligible to file an AlloDerm hernia mesh lawsuit for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. We fight to get the best outcome for personal injury victims and their families.
To find out more, schedule a free, no-obligation case review today with our AlloDerm hernia mesh lawsuit lawyer. Call 865-546-1111.
We Handle All Aspects of an Unsafe Medical Products Case
Unsafe medical product cases are often complicated because of the extensive research and evidence-gathering required to prepare a lawsuit. At the Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC, we use our resources to retrieve evidence that strengthens your case and holds medical device manufacturers liable for your injuries.
In your AlloDerm hernia mesh case, you can expect our law firm to:
Investigate Your Case
We will secure evidence related to the side effects or complications from your hernia repair surgery. The evidence may include your medical records, medical literature, published reports of the medical device’s failure, product recalls, and other relevant information.
Enlist the Help of Experts
We work with medical experts who can testify about how the medical device has affected your ability to function as you did before the hernia repair surgery.
Negotiate a Settlement
During our investigation, we may determine the amount of compensation you can pursue for your injuries. We will negotiate a full and fair settlement of your lawsuit with the defendants.
Take Your Case to Trial
If the defendants refuse to offer a fair settlement during negotiations, we are prepared to take the case to trial. Our job is to represent you before a judge or jury to get you compensation for the injuries you suffered.
The Law Offices of Ogle, Elrod & Baril, PLLC handle all aspects of an AlloDerm hernia mesh lawsuit case. We file the paperwork, communicate with other parties on your behalf, and conduct research so that you can spend your time recovering.
To learn more about how our legal team can help you, call our AlloDerm hernia mesh lawsuit lawyer today at 865-546-1111.
Complications and Side Effects from AlloDerm Hernia Mesh
AlloDerm hernia mesh products are manufactured by LifeCell Corporation, which was acquired by Allergan plc in 2017. There are multiple AlloDerm hernia mesh products used for hernia repair, abdominal reconstruction, and other surgical procedures.
Some surgical hernia mesh products are made from synthetic material. AlloDerm, however, is made of processed human tissue donated from human cadavers. The skin graft product reportedly causes complications such as:
- Allergic reaction
- Failure of the wound to close properly
- Graft failure
- Hernia recurrence
- Seroma (fluid buildup)
There are different AlloDerm hernia mesh products. We can help you find out which hernia mesh was used in your surgery by obtaining your medical records. To learn more, call our hernia mesh lawsuit legal team at 865-546-1111.
Surgical Hernia Mesh Products Reported to FDA
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received adverse event reports filed by patients implanted with various mesh products, including LifeCell’s AlloDerm hernia mesh.
Some of the most commonly reported complications were:
- Abdominal pain
- Adhesion to organs
- Bowel obstruction
- Hernia recurrence
- Mesh migration
- Mesh shrinkage
- Organ perforation
The FDA stated that many complications reported were caused by hernia mesh that had been recalled. However, patients are still filing adverse events reports over hernia mesh products that are on the market.
We Accept Cases Involving Other Hernia Mesh Products
If you have complications from a hernia repair surgery but are not sure if you have an AlloDerm hernia mesh implant, we may be able to help you.
We handle cases involving surgical mesh products made by other manufacturers. To learn more, call our AlloDerm hernia mesh lawsuit lawyer at 865-546-1111.
Recoverable Damages from an AlloDerm Hernia Mesh Implant
Gathering evidence to build your case and talking with you about the complications you are experiencing helps us to estimate the value of your AlloDerm hernia mesh case.
You may be able to recover compensation for:
Medical expenses include costs of revision surgery, hospital stays, doctor’s office visits, rehabilitation, physical therapy, prescription medication, and more.
Lost wages include the income you lost while recovering from your hernia repair surgery. Depending on the type of injury you suffered, you may be able to pursue compensation for future lost income.
Pain and Suffering
Pain and suffering includes the physical, emotional, and mental injuries you experienced because of the complications and side effects of your surgery.
Filing an AlloDerm Wrongful Death Lawsuit
If someone you loved died after experiencing side effects and complications from an AlloDerm hernia mesh implant, you may be eligible to file a wrongful death lawsuit.
Surviving family members can pursue damages related to their loved one’s illness and subsequent death. Recoverable damages in a wrongful death lawsuit include:
- Your loved one’s medical bills
- Your loved one’s lost wages and benefits
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Pain and suffering
We can secure evidence related to your loved one’s AlloDerm hernia mesh repair surgery and investigate the circumstances of your loved one’s death.
Call Our AlloDerm Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Lawyer Today
You have a limited time to file an AlloDerm hernia mesh lawsuit. Contact us now so we can pursue our goal of getting you the compensation you deserve.
We work on a contingency fee basis which means you do not pay us unless we win compensation in your case.