Smiley Thakur, B.Sc., M.D., FRCP(C)
Transplant and Nephrology Northwest, PLLC
Nephrology Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness
All aspects of clinical nephrology, dialysis, and renal transplant medicine including: prescribing/dispensing errors, kidney trauma, rhabdomyolysis, urosepsis, nursing home care, complications from surgery or delayed diagnosis, hyponatremia, immunosuppression, and transplantation denial disputes.
I am in active clinical practice with Board Certification in internal medicine and nephrology (US and Canada) with an additional fellowship in transplantation medicine.
I view myself as an educator of my patients. I summarize complex nephrologic concepts for lay audiences on a daily basis.
I have served plaintiff and defense attorneys equally since 1995. I approach all engagements as if I was assuming care for the patient in my own practice. My objectivity and credibility are demonstrated through my detail oriented, reasoned reports that reflect the standard of care.
I assist attorneys by anticipating issues and helping them think through the case. I provide prompt and accessible expertise.
I am a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Washington.
I completed ~50 autopsies in my year as resident in Anatomic Pathology. I am versed in the nuances of autopsy reporting and interpreting findings.
I was recognized as a "Top Doctor" by Seattle Metropolitan Magazin...