Wedgworth Law Firm

About Phillip Wedgworth

For 17 years, Phillip Wedgworth has focused on auto accidents, commercial trucking collisions, bad faith, premises liability, medical negligence, pharmaceutical and medical device claims throughout Alabama and Mississippi.
He has litigated and resolved thousands of cases ranging from auto and truck accidents to medical and pharmaceutical claims. When people hire our law firm to pursue an accident, medical or personal injury claim, we aspire to get the best possible outcome for clients on each and every case. We want the client to know that we work for them and will even make personal home or hospital visits.
“I understand how difficult it is when people are injured, and we go the extra mile to help.”

Personal Injury Attorney Serving All of Alabama

Phillip Wedgworth has extensive experience in all areas of personal injury law. If you or a loved one is injured through the negligence or recklessness of another individual, an employer or a corporation, you can fight back. It is absolutely critical that you hire an Alabama personal injury attorney who understands the law with respect to the type of accident you experienced and the type of injury you suffered. Your next phone call could be the most important of your life, so make it count by reaching out to The Law Offices of Phillip Garrison Wedgworth. We are highly experienced attorneys who make your interests our top priority. No matter what your circumstances are or what the nature of your case is, we’ll offer you a free consultation to help you ascertain your legal standing. If you are unable to come to us, we’ll even come to your home or hospital beds anywhere in Alabama.

For results that matter to you and your loved ones, call the firm with a purpose today – The Law Offices of Phillip Garrison Wedgworth. Don’t let your choice for an attorney be an accident.
We will come to you anywhere in Alabama!

The Firm With A Purpose

Exactech/Optetrak Knee Implant

Exactech has designed and sold a knee implant devices for 30 years. Our focus is on the recent history of the Optetrak knee implant system. Exactech has put out varying versions of the Optetrak knee implant in 1994, 1997, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2012, and 2013.

When the newest model was put on the market in 2013, Exactech executed a “silent recall.” Exactech instructed sales reps and distributors to discontinue promoting the Optetrak knee that used the “finned” tibial tray and replace all inventory with the 2013 knee implant that used the “fit” tibial tray because of serious issues with the cement failing to properly adhere to the “finned” models. We are currently aware of “fin” tray models continuing to be used at least through 2014.

Our initial intake criteria:

  • Implant of Exactech Optetrak knee 2009 through 2015 (any knee implant done during this time period will be accepted if potential client does not know manufacturer), AND
  • Revision surgery due to tibial loosening (any reported revision surgery or indicated need for revision surgery will be accepted on initial intake even if potential client is not sure of reason for the needed surgery)

We Come To You. Free Consultation. Anytime, Anywhere in Alabama

Legal Representation for Zofran Claims in Alabama

Financial compensation may be available for children who have been affected by Zofran-related birth defects.
Zofran was only approved for treatment of nausea or vomiting among chemotherapy patients and surgical patients, but it has been widely prescribed “off-label” for treatment of morning sickness in pregnant women. Research has suggested that exposure to Zofran during the first trimester of pregnancy may increase the risk that children develop birth defects or congenital malformations.
Zofran side effects have been linked to reports of:
  • Cleft lip or cleft palate
  • Atrial septal defect (ASD)
  • Ventricular septal defect (VSD)
  • Heart murmur
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Other heart defects
  • Fetal death
If you or a loved one took Zofran during pregnancy and have a child with birth defects, please contact the law offices of Phillip Wedgworth.

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The Law Offices of Phillip Garrison Wedgworth

Toll Free: 888-440-0783

Gadsden: 205-253-6111

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