Capretz & Associates

(800) 351-8588

5000 Birch St., Suite 4600
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Directions

Product Liability
individual and class
action lawsuits

Smith & Nephew Journey Uni Tibial Knee Implant Baseplates

In March of 2010, Smith & Nephew issued a Class 2 recall of its knee implant model called the Journey Uni Tibial Baseplate. The reason given for the recall was that Smith & Nephew “received complaints of the base plates breaking in situ. If a breakage occurs, the broken base plate must be revised and/or changed. If left unrevised a broken base could lead to instability and premature wear of the construct.”

Smith & Nephew claims there were over 38,000 of the Journey Uni TIbial Baseplates in commerce.

To see the recall notice, click here.

If you had a Journey Uni Tibial Baseplate implanted and had to have it revised, please contact us for a free legal consultation.

Share This Page:
Designed and Powered by NextClient

© 2014 - 2017 Capretz & Associates. All rights reserved.
Theme WebExpress™ attorney website design by NextClient.com.

Contact Form Tab