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Knee Replacement Complications May Be Caused By Recalled or Defective Implants

The product liability lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing knee replacement lawsuits for individuals who have experienced complications associated with several different artificial joint systems used in recent years.

Since most surgeons never tell patients what specific type of implant was used during a total knee replacement, our lawyers can help determine […]

By |October 17th, 2017|4 Comments

It Is Important to Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer, As Soon As You Can

Earlier this week, in a feature for “Mid-Day Maryland”, on ABC’s WMAR Channel 2 in Baltimore, I had the opportunity to sit down and discuss the importance of contacting a lawyer following a personal injury, even if you are not sure whether assistance is needed.

Every day, the personal injury lawyers at Saiontz & […]

By |September 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Invokana Leg and Foot Amputations are a Problem Unique to this Diabetes Drug

Amid increasing evidence that side effects of Invokana may increase the risk of leg, foot and toe amputations, the lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing lawsuits for individuals who have experienced these problems, which appear to be a unique issue with Invokana. […]

By |September 11th, 2017|1 Comment

Heart Surgery Heater-Cooler Infection Problems Could Have Been Avoided

The manufacturers of the 3T Heater Cooler System, which is commonly used to control blood temperaturs during open heart surgery, failed to take basic steps that could have avoided contamination problems.

As a result, individuals throughout the United States have been exposed to a risk of severe and life-threatening heart surgery heater-cooler infections, including M. Chimaera, M. Abscessus and other Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) infections. […]

By |July 27th, 2017|1 Comment

Actemra Lawyers Reviewing Cases for Heart Attack, Stroke, Heart Failure, Other Injuries

The lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are now reviewing potential Actemra injury lawsuits for individuals who have suffered a heart attack, stroke, heart failure, lung disease, pancreatitis or other potential side effects associated with the rheumatoid arthritis drug. […]

By |July 21st, 2017|1 Comment

Breast Implant Lymphoma Lawyers Reviewing Cases for Women Nationwide

The product liability lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing breast implant lymphoma lawsuits for women diagnosed with a rare form of cancer that may develop years after breast augmentation or reconstructive breast surgery, known as breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). […]

By |June 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Zimmer Biomet Shoulder Replacement Recall Lawsuits

Thousands of Zimmer Biomet Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder implants used in recent years have been recalled, due to a high number of fractures and failures.

As a result, the should replacement lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing potential lawsuits for individuals who may have received this defective and unreasonably dangerous device, which may have caused severe injury or pose a risk of failing in the future. […]

By |March 3rd, 2017|3 Comments

Eliquis Bleeding Risks Similar to Xarelto, Pradaxa

Eliquis (apixaban) is part of a controversial group of new anticoagulant, which have been introduced in recent years as replacements for warfarin. Due to alarming bleeding problems linked to earlier members of this new class, the lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. have pursued Xarelto lawsuits and Pradaxa lawsuits for individuals and family members nationwide. However, it appears that the bleeding risks from Eliquis side effects are just as dangerous, and inadequate warnings were also provided by the drug makers. […]

By |February 16th, 2017|1 Comment

Taxotere Hair Loss That is Permanent Can Have Substantial Impact on Quality of Life

The product liability lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing cases for women nationwide who have been left with permanent and disfiguring hair loss from side effects of Taxotere, a controversial breast cancer drug sold by Sanofi Aventis, which has been linked to a risk of permanent alopecia that is not seen with other, equally effective chemotherapy options. […]

By |January 13th, 2017|1 Comment

Abilify Compulsive Gambling Risk Study

The lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. represent individuals and families nationwide who are pursuing an Abilify compulsive gambling lawsuit, after experiencing substantial gambling losses and damage to their financial security following use of the atypical antipsychotic medication. […]

By |December 9th, 2016|0 Comments