If you have been implanted with a Zimmer® Kinectiv® hip replacement (such as the Zimmer® M/L Taper Prosthesis with Kinectiv® Technology), you may be at risk of serious injury. Ward Black Law specializes in dangerous and defective hip implant litigation. Our experienced attorneys can provide you with the legal assistance you need to pursue a hip implant failure claim or to file a Zimmer® Kinectiv® hip lawsuit.


For more than 80 years, Zimmer, Inc. has been a worldwide leader in musculoskeletal health care. The Zimmer® M/L Taper Prosthesis with Kinectiv® Technology is comprised of a series of modular neck and stem elements. Its metal-on-metal design, while intended to increase durability, may put recipients of the Zimmer® Kinectiv® hip replacement at higher risk for a range of serious injuries and health complications.

Side Effects

This M/L Taper Prosthesis version of the Zimmer® Kinectiv® hip replacement is believed to cause serious side effects, including severe pain, bone fracture, dislocation of the hip joint and metal poisoning (metallosis). All of these complications can lead to a need for surgical replacement of the Zimmer® Kinectiv® hip implant.

How Can Ward Black Law Help You?

If you have had hip replacement surgery using a Zimmer® Kinectiv® device and have suffered serious injury or other health complications as a result, an experienced hip implant failure attorney at Ward Black Law is available to help you. Seek the legal advice you need and contact Ward Black Law today by phone: 336-333-2244 or toll-free: 800-531-9191. You may also reach Ward Black Law by email: info@wardblacklaw.com or online inquiry.

The attorneys at Ward Black Law are ready to assist you and answer any questions you have related to Zimmer® hip litigation.

FDA Information on Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacements

Learn more about what the Federal Drug Administration has to say about metal-on-metal hip implants, like the Zimmer® M/L Taper Prosthesis with Kinectiv® Technology.