More NexGen Knee Replacement Problem Information

A recent study provided a strong foundation for the knee injury lawsuits involving Zimmer’s NexGen knee replacement. Last month, data was presented by two heavyweight Chicago orthopaedic surgeons, Dr. Richard Berger and Dr. Craig Della Valle from Rush University Medical Center that 36% of the implants were loose after two years, and 9.3% of the implants were either revised or scheduled to be revised because of looseness and associated pain. According to these orthopedic doctors, “[t]his component is still commercially available but should not be used for any patient.”