Surgical mesh surgeries have increased in prevalence over the past 50 years to treat a variety of different medical conditions. One of the most common types of surgical mesh procedures is the use the transvaginal mesh to treat Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) and Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI). Recent statistics indicate that as many as 40% of women experience some form of POP and/or SUI during their lifetime. With these statistics, transvaginal mesh procedures have also increased exponentially. Transvaginal mesh procedures have proven to lead to additional complications such as pain, infection and the need for additional surgical intervention. The personal injury and mass torts attorneys at Osborne & Associates Law Firm, P.A. have decades of experience helping victims recover compensation for medical expenses, lost wages and emotional distress caused by problems with transvaginal mesh.
With so many women affected by POP and SUI, it is important to have a solid understanding of the causes, symptoms and treatments and potential side effects to fully explore all of your options.
Because POP and SUI affect so many women, the implantation of transvaginal mesh to relieve symptoms has become a common procedure. However, thousands of patients have reported significant complications following mesh surgery and numerous lawsuits and complaints have been lodged against mesh manufacturers as well as physicians that fail to adequately warn patients of the risks associated with transvaginal mesh. If you have questions about your own situation, our experienced transvaginal mesh attorneys are ready to help you determine the most appropriate course of action based on your unique circumstances.
If you’ve been advised to have transvaginal mesh surgery, or are already experiencing complications from your procedure, it is vital that you seek legal advice as soon as possible. The mass torts attorneys at Osborne & Associates Law Firm, P.A. provide solid legal guidance in a compassionate environment. Your first consultation is completely free. Call (561) 293-2600 or contact us online to schedule an appointment at our Boca Raton office.