NFL Doctor Blames Smith & Nephew for $2.2 Million Malpractice Suit

January 17, 2013
Medical equipment manufacturer Smith & Nephew Inc. has been hit with a $2.2 million lawsuit by a San Diego Chargers team doctor alleging the company improperly taught him a new hip surgery method that resulted in a multi-million dollar medical malpractice settlement, according to a suit removed to a California federal court Tuesday.