Yes, you may be able to sue Stryker Orthopaedics if you had the OASYS Occipito-Cervico-Thoracic System implanted during spine surgery and afterward suffered serious injury and/or complications. Manufacturers are responsible for selling safe products to the public and disclosing all potential dangers of the product. In fact, according to alleged reports, Stryker was well aware of the possible dangers and complications the implant could cause, initiating a recall to hospitals and doctors using the defective lots, however failed to warn patients of the possible risks and dangers.
Therefore, when a patient suffers significant complications or injuries such as blood loss, nerve injury, need for second revision surgery, or more due to the defective nature of the Stryker OASYS Occipito-Cervico-Thoracic System, it can give rise to a lawsuit.
This type of lawsuit is called a defective medical device lawsuit. The claim is filed against the manufacturer and often times result in significant settlements for the injured patients.
Our Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Michigan law firm is currently handling cases for patients who suffer significant complications or have undergone a second revision surgery due to a OASYS spine implant. Call our top rated attorneys today to see if you have a possible claim to sue Stryker for your defective OASYS Midline Occiput Plate that has caused you significant pain, injury, and costly medical bills. We will represent you under our No Fee Promise, which means no legal fees or costs until we win or settle your case. Call now at (800) 606-1717.