A mesh implant was surgically placed inside Christine Scott to correct a leaky bladder. This product eventually sliced into her colon. She has since had to undergo eight surgeries and faces the possibility of countless more due to the faulty mesh product.
The legal team at Lauri J. Goldstein & Associates, PLLC. is dedicated to helping personal injury victims who have sustained undue harm, injuries or death at the hands of a negligent medical manufacturer. If you or someone you love has experienced severe complications, adverse side effects, or have been required to undergo multiple surgeries, or if your loved one has died as a result of a defective medical device or equipment, a Stuart personal injury attorney from the firm would like to help.
A medical device is any instrument, machine, implant, apparatus, or other object, which is intended to treat, assist, improve or prevent a disease or medical condition. There are thousands of medical devices on the market ranging from hip implants, to pace makers, to breast implants, knee implants, syringes and many more.
The jury awarded Mrs. Scott $5M for her pain, suffering, and future medical costs. They also awarded her husband $500,000 for his suffering from her injuries. If a defective medical device has injured you, contact Lauri J. Goldstein & Associates, PLLC immediately to schedule a free consultation. You may be legally entitled to compensation for pain and suffering, medical expenses, surgical costs and lost income.