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Matthew W Wright, MD, FACP Canyon State Medicolegal Consulting, LLC

Scottsdale, Arizona
Hospitalist Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Hospital Medicine, Adult Hospital Medicine, Hospital Inpatient, Infections, Pneumonia, Electrolyte Abnormalities, Hypertension, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Sepsis, Falls, Stroke
I am board certified (ABIM) in Internal Medicine with an additional Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine. I have led Hospital Medicine programs at two healthcare facilities and have led an Internal Medicine clinic in the US military. I am currently licensed in Arizona, Montana and South Dakota.
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Nizar Suleman, MD

Hot Springs, Arkansas
Pulmonary Disease Expert Witness, Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness - Respiratory failure, Shock, Sepsis, Critical Illness, Mechanical Ventilation, ARDS, Pulmonary Embolism, Lung Mass, Lung Nodule, Lung Cancer, Pneumonia, Pleural Effusion, Dyspnea, COPD, Asthma, Interstitial Lung Diseases, Pulmonary Hypertension Sleep Disorders , sleep apnea, Narcolepsy
I have 15 years experience practicing in a busy pulmonary, critical care and sleep disorders medicine practice, both in the office and hospital. As an expert witness, I believing providing an unbiased opinion to support a fair review of the case. The practice of critical care medicine requires attention to detail as well as timely intervention to facilitate safe patient care. My approach to providing an expert opinion is paying attention to detail, developing a timeline, conducting a comprehensive literature review, and providing a comprehensive report focused on the opinions requested. I possess a calm demeanor with effective communication skills. I like to teach and explain issues, beginning with the basics. I believe in paying attention to detail, being thorough when taking care of patients, documentation and preparation of reports, as well as being able to evaluate cases critically.
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Hilal Abu-Zahra, MD University of California at Riverside

Riverside, California
Pediatrics Expert Witness, Hospitalist Expert Witness - Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospitalist, Newborn care, jaundice, kernicterus, Newborn resuscitation, Inpatient pediatrics, respiratory distress, viral infections, sepsis, pneumonia.
Dr. Abu-Zahra has 5+ years of experience as a practicing pediatric hospitalist at three community hospitals in the Coachella Valley. Dr. Abu-Zahra provides consultation for chart reviews, expert witness depositions, and testimony. Dr. Abu-Zahra is double board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) in general pediatrics and pediatric hospitalist medicine and is a fellow of the American Association of Pediatrics (FAAP). Dr. Abu-Zahra graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and completed his residency at University of Maryland in Baltimore. He currently works in two community hospitals all with newborn nurseries, inpatient pediatrics and ER consults. Dr. Abu-Zahra is the chair of pediatrics at two of the community hospitals. He is heavily involved in quality improvement projects, policy renewal, medical executive committee, as well as pediatric hospitalist standard of care practices and several other committees. I will opine what I firmly, ethically, and scie...
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Kamal S Ghei, MD

San Francisco, California
Internal Medicine Expert Witness, Hospitalist Expert Witness - Severe Infections, Pneumonia, Electrolyte abnormalities, Hypertension, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Respiratory Distress, Sepsis, Shock, Timely consultation of Specialists, Falls, Stroke, Pain management
As a Board Certified Internist/Hospitalist, I coordinate medical care for acutely ill hospitalized patients including care across many disciplines. I understand how the standard of care applies for Internists and Hospitalists as the primary care provider for hospitalized patients. A Hospital based physician provides efficient and timely delivery of proper medical care, appropriate and timely engagement of specialists, appropriate and timely follow-up on concerns and red flags that may be harmful to a patient, and appropriate and thorough discharge when a patient is medically ready for discharge. At times, mitigating factors and diminished resources which may affect workflow and a doctor's ability to deliver the needed care. Some factors may include inadequate hospital physician staffing, unavailability of tests, lack of availability and engagement of specialists, having accepted guidelines which may be outdated, as well as many other factors. My role, as a Hospitalist Medical...
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Ross Levin, MD

Santa Barbara, California
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Emergency Medical Services Expert Witness - Trauma, Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Ectopic Pregnancy, Sepsis, Pulmonary Embolism, Fracture, Pneumonia, Appendicitis, Ischemia, Torsion, AAA, Hemorrhage, Meningitis, Dissection, EMS
Dr. Levin is a full-time practicing Emergency Physician who provides consultation for chart reviews, expert witness depositions, and testimony. Dr. Levin is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and he completed his Emergency Medicine Residency training at the University of California San Francisco and San Francisco General Hospital. Dr. Levin is familiar with the standard of care for Emergency Physicians and physician extenders (physician assistants & nurse practitioners) working as emergency medicine providers. He can express opinions in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, negligence, standard of care, and causation. Dr. Levin is involved in both plaintiff and defense cases. He has work experience at a Level 1 trauma center, mid-sized community emergency department and a rural, critical access emergency department. He currently holds positions in the following hospital and County committees: Chest Pain Task Force, STEMI, Pre-hospi...
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James F Lineback, MD, FCCP Newport Longevity Medical Group

Newport Beach, California
Pulmonary Disease Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Cause of Death, Life Expectancy, Asthma, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumonia, Respiratory Failure, Chronic Lung Disease (COPD), Septic Shock
SPECIFIC AREA of EXPERTISE: Defining Cause of Death and Life Expectancy in Wrongful Death cases a. whether injury/event contributed to cause of death b. life expectancy absent the injury/event Board Certification: --Internal Medicine, 1981 --Pulmonary Medicine, 1992 Academic Appointment: Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, Riverside School of Medicine. Lecture Series: Practicum for second year medical students; Pathophysiology and Mechanisms of Disease, 1997-present. Medical Practice: --Preventive Cardiology/Anti-Aging Medicine, 2005-present. --Internal/Chest Medicine, 1984-present --Emergency Medicine, 1978-88 Pathology Experience: Hektoen Institute, Chicago, Illinois Laboratory assistant, 1975.
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Joseph B. Marzouk, MD, FACP Infectious Disease Specialist

Oakland, California
Infectious Diseases Expert Witness - Infections in all medical Specialties, Sepsis, HIV, AIDS, hepatitis, food poisoning, pneumonia, orthopedic infections, meningitis, surgical infections, wound infections, urinary tract infections, endocarditis, abdominal infections, abscess, septic arthritis, infection control
Clinical Infectious Disease Specialist in active practice; Extensive experience in medico-legal review for both plaintiffs and defense; Board Certified in Infectious Disease; HIV Specialist; Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control at two Northern California Hospitals; Chief of Infectious Disease at Summit Medical Center. See CV for further details.
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Thomas Baird McIlraith, MD, SFHM, CLHM Baird Medical Consulting

Davis, California
Hospitalist Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Hospitalist, Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine, Infections, Pneumonia, Electrolyte abnormalities, Hypertension, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Sepsis, Shock, Falls, Stroke, Medical Necessity, InterQual
Dr. McIlraith received his BS, and MD from the University of Wisconsin; and completed Internal Medicine Residency at the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University in 1999. In 2000, he was made the head of the hospitalist division in the South Sacramento Kaiser Permanente. He became the Chairman of Hospital Medicine at Mercy Medical Group in 2004. In the subsequent 12 years he grew the department from 12 to 84 hospitalists. He was elected to the MMG board of directors in 2009, and served as Treasurer from 2011 through 2016. Dr. McIlraith has been providing expert opinion services to defense and plaintiff clients since 2011. He has served on the The Doctors Company Hospital Medicine Advisory Board. Dr. McIlraith joined NAIP (now SHM) as a charter member in 1998 and has been active ever since. He was in the inaugural FHM class in 2009, the inaugural SFHM class in 2010, and the inaugural CLHM class in 2013. He was the 2016 recipient of the SHM Award of Excellence.
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Georgine Nanos, MD, MPH

Encinitas, California
Family Medicine Expert Witness, General Practice Expert Witness - Women's Health, Depression, Back Pain, Failure to Diagnose, Failure to Refer, Cancer Screening, Cancer Detection, Heart attack, Stroke, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Supervision of Physician Assistants, Trauma, Pneumonia, Wound Care, Diabetes, Hypertension, Covid-19 Expert, Telemedicine Expert
Currently board certified in Family Medicine, family physician in clinical practice with excellent oral and written communication skills. Experience treating a pediatric, adult and geriatric patient population with a wide range of conditions and presentations including: high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes, infections, influenza, chest pain, pneumonia, headaches, back pain, depression, anxiety, ADHD, pain management, gynecologic issues, early pregnancy complications, alcohol dependency, tobacco abuse, skin rashes, abdominal pain, cough, and sinus and ear issues. Regularly perform screening for cancer, heart disease, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, and hypertension. Committed to delivering thorough, high-quality and timely reports along with rock solid testimony on the stand and in depositions. In addition, a reasonable fee schedule and an easy going personality to work with.
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James L Pearle, MD Western Pulmonary Medical Group, Inc.

Fullerton, California
Pulmonary Disease Expert Witness, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness - occupational lung disease, hospitalist medicine, sleep apnea, apnea, COPD, asthma, asbestosis, critical care medicine, lung cancer, pneumonia, chronic bronchitis, medical malpractice
Asbestosis and Occupational Lung Diseases with national expertise and publications. Medical Malpractice. Sleep Disorders, Hyperbaric Medicine, Hospitalist, Pulmonary , Critical care and Internal Medicine. Former Medical Director Kindred Hospital, Former Hospital Chief of Staff, Director of Hospital Respiratory Therapy, President Western Pulmonary Medical Group, Inc, President Southern California Hospitalist Network, Independent Medical Examiner, President and Principal Investigator California Research Medical Group, Inc. (over 125 trials as PI), over 100 depositions and trials. Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians, Former Assistant Professor, UCLA School of Medicine. Clinical Professor of Medicine, UC Irvine School of Medicine Chairman, Physician Well-Being Committee, St. Jude Medical Center
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Steven M. Simons, MD

Beverly Hills, California
Pulmonary Disease Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Asthma, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia, lung cancer; recent Chief of Staff - Cedars - Sinai; Professor - UCLA, medical director, medical affairs - Cedars - Sinai
Over 20 years experience. Former Chief of Staff, Chief of Medicine, Chief of Pulmonary Division - Cedars- Sinai Health System. Currently Medical Director, Medical Affairs - Cedars- Sinai Health System. Clinical Professor of Medicine UCLA School of Medicine.
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Daniel Z. Uslan, MD, MBA

Los Angeles, California
Infectious Diseases Expert Witness - Infection Control, Infection Prevention, Clostridium Difficile, Meningitis, Sepsis, Surgical Infection, Bacteria, Osteomyelitis, Pneumonia, Abdominal Infections, Endocarditis, Hospital Infections
Dr. Uslan is a board-certified infectious disease specialist and serves as clinical chief of infectious diseases and hospital epidemiologist at a major academic teaching hospital. Dr. Uslan has extensive experience with diagnosis, management, and treatment of a wide range of infectious diseases including pneumonia, urinary tract infections, meningitis, endocarditis, and osteomyelitis. He received his medical degree from the University of Southern California and completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in infectious diseases at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Uslan has a particular interest in hospital infections, infections due to multi-drug resistant organisms, prevention of infections/infection control, and appropriate antibiotic use.
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

California
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Andrew Wittenberg, MD, MPH, FACEP

Long Beach, California
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Trauma, Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Pregnancy/Ectopic, Ectopic Pregnancy, Sepsis, Pulmonary Embolism, PE, Aneurysm, Pneumonia, Appendicitis, Intubation, Ischemia, Testicular Torsion, Ovarian Torsion, Airway Management, Fracture, Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Dr. Wittenberg is the Chairman of his Emergency Department and a national oral board examiner. He has 12+ years experience as a practicing emergency physician at both a major tertiary care center and a smaller community hospital. Dr. Wittenberg provides consultation for chart reviews, expert witness depositions, and testimony. Dr. Wittenberg is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP). Dr. Wittenberg graduated from Temple University Medical School and completed his residency at Los Angeles County - USC Hospital. He currently works in Long Beach, CA at a 100,000 visit per year ER and also has experience at a community hospital with an ER census of 30,000 visits per year. Dr. Wittenberg also serves as the chair of the Quality Committee for his health system's physician society, as well as being significantly involved with the health system's sepsis program development and emergen...
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Jonathan D Apfelbaum, MD, FACEP, FAAEM

Erie, Colorado
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Emergency Medical Services Expert Witness - Trauma, Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Ectopic Pregnancy, Sepsis, Pulmonary Embolism, Fracture, Pneumonia, Appendicitis, Ischemia, Torsion, AAA, Hemorrhage, Meningitis, Dissection, EMS
I am a full time practicing Emergency Medicine physician and EMS Medical Director who provides consultation for chart reviews, expert witness depositions, and testimony. I am board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and fellowship trained in emergency medical services (EMS) with over 20 years experience in emergency medicine as well as emergency medical services. My work experience ranges from Level 1 trauma centers, mid-sized community emergency department as well as rural, critical access facilities. Most of my clinical practice has been in a Level II trauma center. I have been the medical director for a long standing academic paramedic program for over 19 years, and work with numerous local and regional EMS agencies, Search and Rescue teams, as well as with several law enforcement agencies providing tactical EMS (TEMS) medical direction for their SWAT teams. I have served as an expert witness for both plaintiff and defendants.
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Colorado
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Nadia Tereshchenko, MS, MD

Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Emergency Medical Services Expert Witness - Emergency Medicine, EMS, Paramedic, Emergency Physician, ER, ED, Urgent Care, Cardiac, Heart Attack, Stroke, Sepsis, Motor Vehicle Accident, EMT, Trauma, Fracture, Injury, Pneumonia, Dissection, Embolism, Seizure, Gun Shot Wound, Appendicitis, Torsion, Triage, Quality Assurance, Guidelines, Utilization Review
Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician with extensive experience working in Emergency Departments of various size and degree of specialization (Rural to Urban, Community to Tertiary) including specialized trauma, stroke and cardiac centers, nationwide. Prior experience as a Paramedic in a busy and high acuity 911 system. EMS Liaison Physician. Developed systems and guidelines for hypothermia and STEMI care with extensive knowledge of guidelines dictating appropriate care. Expertise in Health Care Improvement, Health Policy, Telemedicine, and Patient Decision Making. Actively licensed in CA, CO, OK, WY, PA, NE, NM, TX, ND, ID, FL, AL, MO, and LA.
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

District Of Columbia
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Glenn Birnbaum, MD FACEP

Florida
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Heart Attack, Myocardial Infarction, MI, Aortic Dissection, Pulmonary Embolism, PE, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, AAA, Appendicitis, AP, Ischemic Bowel, Stroke, CVA, TIA, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, SAH, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Sepsis, Pneumonia, Infection, Infectious Diseases, ID,
Dr. Birnbaum is residency trained and board certified in Emergency Medicine and is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He has practiced emergency medicine since 1989 and is in active clinical practice. Dr. Birnbaum’s academic and administrative experience includes serving as faculty for an emergency medicine residency training program, associate director of the Emergency Department of a major northern New Jersey medical center, and Corporate Secretary and Board Director for Emergency Medical Associates, a large regional Emergency Physician group in New Jersey and New York. Dr. Birnbaum has provided medical expert review in over 50 cases and testified at trial or deposition in over 20 cases since 1999.
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Okan Elidemir, MD West Florida Hospital

Gulf Breeze, Florida
Pediatric Pulmonology Expert Witness, Pediatrics Expert Witness - Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Respiratory Failure, Mechanical Ventilation, Ventilator, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD), Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung Transplantation, Pneumonia, Empyema, Pulmonary Bleeding (Hemorrhage), Aspiration, Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD), Black Mold, ARDS
Experienced expert witness, testified numerous times in matters related to pediatric pulmonology. Author of many peer reviewed publications and book chapters. Current title: Chief of Pulmonology at Nemours Children's Specialty Care - Pensacola, Professor of Pediatrics at Florida State University, Director of Cystic Fibrosis Center in Pensacola, Medical Director of Pediatric Respiratory Care at West Florida Hospital.
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Jorge L. Infante, MD Infante Emergency Services

Coral Gables , Florida
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Delirium, Meningitis, Aortic Dissection, Trauma, Sepsis, Myocardial Infarctions, Stroke, Pneumonia, Ectopic Pregnancy, Airway Emergencies, Congestive Heart Failure, COPD, Overdose, Abdominal Pain, Appendicitis, Fractures, Pulmonary Embolism, Head Injury, Epidural Abscess, Headache, Chest Pain
Residency trained at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis. Board certified for over fifteen (15) years through the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Served as a Board Member of the South Carolina Chapter of Emergency Physicians. Experienced in implementing quality assurance protocols and risk-mitigation protocols; educating fellow board-certified physicians, residents, medical students and advance practice provider students; and partnering with numerous hospital administrations and other departments to enhance patient care, efficiency and quality. Competently and compassionately treated well over 45,000 patients. Dr Infante’s unique clinical work history gives him insight into appropriateness of care and standard of care in a variety of clinical settings. He has practiced in different types of hospitals including: academic centers, trauma centers, stroke centers, chest pain centers and in rural, urban and community(suburban) settings. His intricate knowledge of the diffe...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Florida
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

Florida
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Jeffrey C Wolkowicz, MD

Coral Springs , Florida
Pulmonary Disease Expert Witness, Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness - Asthma, Reactive Airways Disease, COPD, Pneumonia, Lung Cancer, Bronchitis, asbestosis, Occupational Lung disease, sleep apnea, sepsis, ARDS, Critical care
I provide support to Litigators, IME's, record reviews + expert testimony for over 10 yrs. Have served as expert witness including testimony at depositions + in court to both plaintiff + defendants , in the fields of, Pulmonary + Critical Care Medicine, Pneumonia, COPD, sleep apnea, ARDS, Reactive Airways Disease, sepsis, lung cancer, asbestos + Occupational Lung diseases
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Richard M. Goldstein, MD Northside Hospitalist Service

Atlanta, Georgia
Internal Medicine Expert Witness, Hospitalist Expert Witness - Pneumonia, Pulmonary Embolism, Hypertension, Diabetes, Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine, Dementia, Delirium. Primary Care, Stroke, Coronary Artery Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Pancreatitis, Renal Failure, Preoperative and Postoperative Medical Management
I am a full time Hospitalist at a large metropolitan hospital in Atlanta Georgia for the last 16 years. I am a board certified internist with extensive experience in primary care and geriatrics.
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Georgia
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

Georgia
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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David Talford, PA-C, MPAS

Nampa, Idaho
Physician Assistant Expert Witness, Urgent Care Medicine Expert Witness - Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Skin Cancer (Melanoma - Squamous Cell), University Clinical Faculty, Educator, Paramedic, Infection (Bacterial - Viral Fungal), Sepsis, Pneumonia, Pulmonary Embolism, Nurse Practitioner, NP PA
Mr. Talford, PA-C, MPAS is an experienced physician assistant clinician, PA educator & teacher. Expert opinion on standard of care is offered across the general spectrum of physician assistant practice. Areas of focus include, urgent care/emergency medicine, dermatology, cardiology, pulmonology, gastroenterology and assists with referral when a particular disorder is outside scope of expertise. He provides chart review, analysis and testimony. As a published co-author in an international textbook on medical education; his work had been presented internationally and nationally on several occasions. Mr. Talford, graduated Alpha ETA from the Des Moines University Physician Assistant Program, and brings well apportioned perspective and insight into physician assistant & nurse practitioner (Advanced Practice Provider) standard of care. A nationally certified, Idaho licensed physician assistant to include 13 years’ experience of university appointment graduate level physician assistan...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Illinois
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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J. Usha Raj, MD, MHA

Chicago, Illinois
Pediatrics Expert Witness, Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine Expert Witness - Neonatal Pulmonary Hypertension, Neonatal Lung Diseases (Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Pneumonia, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia), Prematurity, Limits of Viability, Birth Asphyxia, Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, Cerebral Palsy, Birth trauma, Intraventricular hemorrhage
• Practiced at UCSF, Harbor-UCLA, and the University of Illinois Chicago • Director of NICU at Harbor-UCLA for 12 years • Chief of Neonatology Harbor-UCLA for 13 years • Director Neonatology Fellowship Training Programs at Harbor-UCLA and UIC • Published over 192 peer-reviewed manuscripts, reviews and chapters • Teaches Neonatal Fellows • Researcher in Pathogenesis of Pulmonary Hypertension with a laboratory continuously funded by National Heart Lung Blood Institute for over 34 years. • Scientific Recognition, Distinguished Achievement and Elizabeth Rich Awards from the American Thoracic Society • Julius Comroe Jr. Distinguished Lectureship and election as a fellow by the American Physiological Society • Honorary doctorate (honoris causa) from the University of Lausanne in recognition of her clinical, scientific and educational achievements • External Advisor to the Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Network of North America. • Selected for the “U.S.News & World Report” Top Doctors l...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Terre Haute, Indiana
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Jeannette M Capella, MD, MEd, FACS The Iowa Clinic

Waukee, Iowa
Trauma Surgery Expert Witness, Critical Care Surgery Expert Witness - Emergency General Surgery, Abdominal Trauma, Spleen Trauma, Liver Trauma, Rib Fracture, Pneumothorax, Fracture, Gunshot, Motor Vehicle Accident, Fall, Assault, Appendicitis, Gallbladder, Bowel perforation, Wrong Site Surgery, Wound Infection, Wound Dehiscence, Sepsis, Pneumonia, Pulmonary Embolism
Jeannette Capella, MD, MEd, FACS is an Acute Care Surgeon practicing with The Iowa Clinic at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. It is the only ACS verified Level 1 Trauma Center in Des Moines. She is Board Certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and has nearly 20 years experience in Trauma Surgery, Emergency General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. She has experience as an ICU Medical Director and Assistant Director of Trauma. Currently, she is part of the Iowa Trauma System Verification Team which verifies Level 3 and 4 trauma centers. She also teaches medical students, surgery residents and practicing physicians, and she has numerous publications in trauma journals as well as book chapters. Currently, she is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. Previous academic appointments included Virginia Tech/Carilion School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Virginia College of Osteopathic Medi...
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Guy M Grabau, MD Wichita Pulmonary Consulting, PA

Rose Hill, Kansas
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness - Mechanical Ventilation, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumonia, Acute Lung Injury, Critical Care Complicaitons
Critical thinker specializing in all aspects of critical care medicine with emphasis on ventilator management/acute lung injury. Case review experience has been two to three cases per year over the last five years.
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Sajid Khan, MD

Stilwell, Kansas
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Airway Management, Myocardial Infarction, Heart Attack, Stroke, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, Pulmonary Embolism, Testicular Torsion, Ectopic Pregnancy, Pneumonia, Fractures
I am a board-certified emergency medicine physician and author of The Ultimate Emergency Medicine Guide, a comprehensive review book that is the highest-rated and most up-to-date text for Emergency Medicine physicians preparing to certify. I am a member of AOA (the only national medical honor society in the world), serve as an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at UMKC, and have worked in a variety of settings: from inner-city level 1 trauma centers serving 100,000 patients/year to 3-bed rural EDs. I’ve spent time as a Medical Director, Oral Boards examiner, and ACLS instructor. I am ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support), ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support), and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certified. I am licensed in Kansas, Missouri, Georgia, and Texas. I comply with the ACEP Expert Witness Guidelines and will provide an honest and unbiased opinion on medical malpractice/negligence cases. I am available for consultation, chart review, and testimony for ...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Kentucky
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Michael J Hebert, M.S., PA-C

Pineville, Louisiana
Physician Assistant Expert Witness, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Urgent Care, APP, MLP, Mid-level Provider, Heart Atttack, CVA, Stroke, Heart Attack, Intracranial Hemorrhage, Kidney Stone, Sepsis, Ectopic Pregnancy, Pneumonia, laceration, fracture, dehydration, acute kidney injury, appendicitis
A 20 year Army Veteran, I have worked as a Physician Assistant in both Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care for 20+ years. I am a proud 1997 Summa Cum Laude graduate of the U.S. Army PA Program where I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. I later obtained my Master of Science Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona. I am a retired Major from the Louisiana Army National Guard and have deployed overseas on two occasions. I last served as Deputy State Surgeon in charge of medical readiness for Louisiana troops. I currently work as a full-time physician assistant in a fast-paced emergency department in Alexandria, LA.
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Jorge L. Infante, MD Infante Emergency Services

Louisiana
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Delirium, Meningitis, Aortic Dissection, Trauma, Sepsis, Myocardial Infarctions, Stroke, Pneumonia, Ectopic Pregnancy, Airway Emergencies, Congestive Heart Failure, COPD, Overdose, Abdominal Pain, Appendicitis, Fractures, Pulmonary Embolism, Head Injury, Epidural Abscess, Headache, Chest Pain
Residency trained at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis. Board certified for over fifteen (15) years through the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Served as a Board Member of the South Carolina Chapter of Emergency Physicians. Experienced in implementing quality assurance protocols and risk-mitigation protocols; educating fellow board-certified physicians, residents, medical students and advance practice provider students; and partnering with numerous hospital administrations and other departments to enhance patient care, efficiency and quality. Competently and compassionately treated well over 45,000 patients. Dr Infante’s unique clinical work history gives him insight into appropriateness of care and standard of care in a variety of clinical settings. He has practiced in different types of hospitals including: academic centers, trauma centers, stroke centers, chest pain centers and in rural, urban and community(suburban) settings. His intricate knowledge of the diffe...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Louisiana
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

Louisiana
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Andrea Dugas, MD, PhD, FACEP US Acute Care Solutions

Aspen Hill, Maryland
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Emergency Medicine, influenza, sepsis, pneumonia, meningitis, appendicitis, airway management, anaphylaxis, ectopic pregnancy, pulmonary embolism, thrombosis, stroke, trauma, orthopedic injuries, fracture, spinal cord compression, myocardial infarction, cardiac arrest, arrhythmia, torsion, overdose
Dr. Dugas MD, PhD, FACEP is board certified in emergency medicine and a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. She has published over 30 peer review articles and practiced clinically in the field of emergency medicine for over 9 years. She has prior experience giving trial and deposition testimony as an expert witness and has consulted as an expert on other cases. Following her emergency medicine residency at the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dr. Dugas joined the Johns Hopkins faculty continue both her clinical work and influenza and infectious disease research. While at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Dugas earned her PhD in Clinical Investigation from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. In 2017, Dr. Dugas transitioned to full time emergency medicine clinical care at US Acute care Solutions, but remains adjunct faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
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Gabriel J Hauser, MD, MBA, FCCM, FAAP Medstar Georgetown University Hospital

Rockville, Maryland
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Pediatrics Expert Witness - sepsis, cardiac arrest, resuscitation, pediatrics, critical care, pneumonia, respiratory failure, mechanical ventilation, newborn, resuscitation, brain injury, infection, respiratory distress, stridor, heart failure, meningitis, child abuse, bronchiolitis, asthma, shock, airway obstruction
I am a practicing pediatric intensive care physician. I have practiced pediatric intensive care since 1989. I am professor of Pediatrics at Georgetown University School of Medicine. In the past I have held the positions of Chief Medical Officer of St. Christopher Hospital for Children, Director of the Pediatric ICU Director of Pediatric Inpatient Services and Vice Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, and in these roles I have dealt with the Standard of Care for pediatricians and pediatric specialists. I am board certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and am a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and College of Critical Care Medicine. I have been serving as expert witness for over 25 years. My areas of expertise are acute, emergency and critical care pediatrics.
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Eric Schwam, MD, FACEP

Brewster, Massachusetts
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Myocardial Infarction, Epidural, Abscess, Dissection, Embolism, Trauma, Infection, Sepsis, Cardiac Arrest, Aneurysm, Ectopic, Torsion, Fracture, Stroke, Overdose, Pneumonia, Arrhythmia, Meningitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis, Thrombosis, Appendicitis, Difficult Airway, Stevens Johnson, Seizure, Gangrene
Expert consultations to law firms and insurance companies regarding medical malpractice, criminal, and other personal injury cases. More than 100 medico-legal case reviews, 17 deposition and trial testimonies. Over 30 years of emergency department clinical practice. Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at Brown Medical School. Attending Physician, Rhode Island Hospital Emergency Department/Level I Trauma Center. Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP). Board Certified in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Director of Quality Assurance Emergency Care Center of Sturdy Memorial Hospital Attleboro, MA for 24 years. Conducted over 1,500 Quality Assurance Case conferences, Massachusetts Medical Malpractice Tribunal Member. Certified by American College of Cardiology in EKG reading. Consultant to Worcester County District Attorney.
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Michael Boczar, D.O. FACEP University of Michigan

Clarkston, Michigan
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Credentialing, Quality, Patient Safety, Strangulation including Erotic Asphyxiation, EMS, Sepsis, Myocardial Infarction, Testicular Torsion, Pneumonia, MCOLES Training (Michigan Coalition of Law Enforcement Standards)
Dr. Boczar is a board certified (ABEM) Emergency Physician with over 28 years of post-graduate clinical experience working in a Level I Trauma Center. Currently he is Credentialing Chair as well as Quality Chair of Hurley Hospital in Flint, Michigan. His role as Physician Advisor for Utilization Review requires the review of 1000+ cases/year. He is also involved in his hospital's Medical Legal Review Committee. In addition, Dr. Boczar has served as an Oral Board Examiner (ABEM) for several years. Dr. Boczar has previous expert witness/medical legal case review experience and has completed MCOLES training. Publications include book chapters as well as numerous journal articles. Additionally, Dr. Boczar is Medical Director at an emergency medical services company as well as serving as a Medical Director for a community hospital Emergency Department.
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Joel L. Goldberg, MD, FACEP Goldberg Medical Consulting

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Urgent Care Medicine Expert Witness - Stroke, Pneumonia, Congestive Heart Failure, Myocardial Infarction, Sepsis, Obstetrical Emergencies, Foreign Bodies, Orthopedic Injuries, Gynecologic Emergencies, Trauma, Cellulitis, Cardiac Arrest, Pneumothorax, Pericardial Tamponade, Death, Hypoxia, Brain Damage, Hypoxic Encephalopathy, Fractures
Board Certified Emergency Physician (ABEM), Veteran of the United States Air Force, Rank of Major, Full time active clinical practice, Faculty of Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine, Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Member of Michigan State Medical Society, Former Medical Director of EMS, Franklin County, North Carolina,
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Megan M Hamilton, MS CCC-SLP Lios Manhe LLC

Ironwood, Michigan
Speech-Language Pathology Expert Witness, Geriatrics Expert Witness - Choking Death or Injury, Dysphagia/Swallowing, Intellectual Developmental Disabilities (IDD), Stroke/CVA, Standards of Care, Neuro-Degenerative Diseases, Oral Phase Dysphagia, Pharyngeal Phase Dysphagia, Esophageal Phase Dysphagia, Nursing Home Injury, Pneumonia, Swallow Strategies & Posture
Drawing on over three decades of experience in direct care provision and senior management and seven years expert witnessing and consultation, Ms. Hamilton serves as Chief Operating Officer at Lios Manhe LLC Expert Witnesses and Organizational Consultants. Lios Manhe (pronounced LIZ manee) provides services to plaintiffs and defendants across the US. Ms. Hamilton served as clinical director for national rehabilitation providers in long term care, sub-acute care and a pediatric clinic. She has been an instructor in the areas of cognition, dysphagia/swallowing, end of life nutrition, and Medicare regulatory compliance. Ms. Hamilton has presented at conferences for the American Occupational Therapy Association and local Speech Language Hearing Associations as am employee of national Rehab companies. Ms. Hamilton holds certification from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association. She is a past President and Co-Founder of the Sun Coast Speech and Hearing Association ...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Michigan
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Mississippi
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Vincent G Pons, MD

Helena, Montana
Infectious Diseases Expert Witness - Central Nervous System Infections (meningitis, brain abscess), Influenza, Pneumonia, Prosthetic Joint Infections, Soft Tissue Infections including Necrotizing Fasciitis, Osteomyelitis
Infectious disease consult for DRMC Hospital in Palm Springs.
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Glenn Birnbaum, MD FACEP

New Jersey
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Heart Attack, Myocardial Infarction, MI, Aortic Dissection, Pulmonary Embolism, PE, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, AAA, Appendicitis, AP, Ischemic Bowel, Stroke, CVA, TIA, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, SAH, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Sepsis, Pneumonia, Infection, Infectious Diseases, ID,
Dr. Birnbaum is residency trained and board certified in Emergency Medicine and is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He has practiced emergency medicine since 1989 and is in active clinical practice. Dr. Birnbaum’s academic and administrative experience includes serving as faculty for an emergency medicine residency training program, associate director of the Emergency Department of a major northern New Jersey medical center, and Corporate Secretary and Board Director for Emergency Medical Associates, a large regional Emergency Physician group in New Jersey and New York. Dr. Birnbaum has provided medical expert review in over 50 cases and testified at trial or deposition in over 20 cases since 1999.
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Suleman Khawaja, M.D. Khawaja Expert Review Services

Ridgewood, New Jersey
Hospitalist Expert Witness - Hospitalist, COVID-19, sepsis, pulmonary embolism, stroke, myocardial infarction, cancer, congestive heart failure, pneumonia, gastrointestinal bleeding, kidney failure, cirrhosis, patient handoffs, hospitalist co-management, hospital transitions of care
After medical school at University of Chicago and residency at UNC-Chapel Hill, I have spent 16 years in real-life hospitalist practice, at hospitals ranging from 50 to 400 beds, in many different settings, regions, and employment models. I was Medical Director of a regionally-recognized hospitalist group for 8 years, growing a small local team into an operationally complex program of 40 doctors and NP's. I saw patients regularly, was regarded as the health system's subject matter expert in hospital medicine, and managed the various challenges that face hospitalists: - Increasing physician workload and staffing pressures - Widening scope of practice - Patient handoffs and shift-to-shift continuity of care - Communication and integration of input involving multiple specialists - Collaboration with NP's and PA's - Hospital resource utilization, length-of-stay, and ED throughput pressures - Use of often-flawed EMR's and CPOE platforms These are key drivers of malpractice litigation ...
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

New Jersey
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Ellen Bondar, MD Art of Medicine, P.C.

Brooklyn, New York
Hospitalist Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Adult Hospital Medicine, Infections, Pneumonia, Electrolyte Abnormalities, Hypertension, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Sepsis, Falls, Stroke, Thromboembolic phenomena, gastrointestinal bleeding, chronic obstructive lung disease, congestive heart failure, Renal diseases, inflamatory bowel disease
I am an internist with over 15 years of clinical experience in the hospitalist medicine as well as ambulatory care. I am board certified in the Internal Medicine and Focused Hospital Medicine Practice. I had started my expert witness practice in 2009. Since then I have reviewed and generated reports of a variety of clinical cases on the side of plaintiffs, as well as defendants. I have also testified in depositions.
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Evan Cohen, MD

Chappaqua, New York
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Airway Management, Central Line, Myocardial Infarction, Stroke, Appendicitis, Trauma, Sepsis, Overdose, Pulmonary Embolism, Head Trauma, Epidural Abscess, Pneumonia, Pyelonephritis, Congestive Heart Failure, Arrythmia, Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Block, Aortic Dissection, Diabetic Emergency
Dr. Cohen is a board certified emergency physician and has been practicing as a full time attending physician for over 9 years. He has worked in multiple busy level 1 trauma centers and is currently the associate director of emergency medicine at NY Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt Manor New York. Dr. Cohen has extensive experience working as a medical expert, has reviewed over 50 cases including multiple depositions. He also provides medical expert services to the NY State Office of Professional Medical Conduct. He sits on his hospital's PEER review committee and oversees quality, return admissions and patient complaints in the emergency department.
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Michael S Schechter, MD, MPH Children Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University

New York
Pediatric Pulmonology Expert Witness - Cystic Fibrosis, Chronic Respiratory Failure, Pneumonia, empyema, hemoptysis, Ventilator, Asthma, airway obstruction, bronchomalacia, Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), hypoxemia, aspiration, interstitial lung disease, respiratory arrest, ciliary dyskinesia, bronchiectasis, obstructive sleep apnea
Professor of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHOR) at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU); Director of the VCU Cystic Fibrosis Center; Director of the CHOR Community Asthma Program; Past Chair of the Section of Pediatric Pulmonology of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP); Associate Editor, AAP Handbook on Pediatric Pulmonology; Past Chair of the Pediatric Program Committee of the American Thoracic Society. Active Clinical Researcher with over 100 publications https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=schechter+ms Knowledgeable in all kinds of neonatal and pediatric respiratory disease. Previous experience in general pediatric private practice
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

New York
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Zachary Ginsberg, MD

Cincinnati, Ohio
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Critical Care Surgery Expert Witness - ICU, Intensive Care, Central Line, Intubation, Airway, Sedation, Resuscitation, Sepsis, Shock, ICU Delirium, Myocardial Infarction, Heart Attack, Stroke, Appendicitis, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumonia, Aneurysm
Highly trained at taking care of very sick patients. One of only a small number of physicians who is Board Certified in both Emergency Medicine and Surgical Critical Care Medicine. Educated at Brown and Harvard. Completed top Surgical Critical Care Fellowship (University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center). Winner of several awards during training/education. Actively practicing physician who works shifts in both the intensive care unit (ICU) and the emergency department. Certified Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor. Regularly publishes and speaks.
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Leslie Anne Juarbe Rivera, MD, MPH Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Cincinnati, Ohio
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness - ICU, Intensive Care, Central line, Intubation, Airway, Sedation, Resuscitation, Sepsis, Shock, ICU Delirium, Heart attack, stroke, appendicitis, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia, aneurysm, COVID-19, neurocritical care, traumatic brain injury, blood transfusions, end of life matters
I am one of a few select physicians that are dual-board certified in the fields of Emergency Medicine and Surgical Critical Care as well as having obtained a Master’s in Public Health and Epidemiology. I completed a top fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at the University of Maryland R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. My skill set go from the management of a tennis elbow in the ED to ECMO in the ICU with comfort with everything in between. In addition, I am a certified Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor. I am currently actively practicing and balancing my two specialties between the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Medicine.
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

Beachwood, Ohio
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Sandra L Boyd, PA-C

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pennsylvania
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Physician Assistant Expert Witness - Pneumonia, Sepsis, Heart Attack, Aortic Dissection, Abcess, Cellulitis, Ketoacidosis, Diabetes, Drug Overdose, Opiod Abuse, DVT, Spinal, Shock, CVA, Stroke, TIA, COPD, Appendicitis, Cholecystitis, Ectopic Pregnancy, Endcarditiis, Shock, Kidney Stone, Bowel Obstruction, Dental, PE, AKA, Mid-Level, APP, Advanced Provider, NP, PA
I am a licensed Physician Assistant and currently practicing emergency medicine in 3 states and licensed in 5. Experience in Level I Trauma to Urgent Care. In addition to Emergency Medicine, I have experience in Surgical and Transplant Hospitalist Medicine. I am available for both Medical Expert and Legal Strategy/Research Assignments. I will provide a comprehensive review of all medical records involved in a case with not only medical analysis, but provide case strategy based on a detailed assessment of strength and/or weakness findings. Prior to becoming a Physician Assistant, I have over 25 years of senior-level business experience in Management Consulting and the Chemicals industries. Recently, I was one of the leading Plaintiffs and Lead Consultant to the retained legal team for unpaid emergency medicine services wages provided at 3 hospitals by 56 physicians and physician assistants. The case was favorably settled out of court. https://www.inquirer.com/news/pennsylvania...
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

Pennsylvania
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Tennessee
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Jonathan Wiesen, MD

Tennessee
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Expert Witness, Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Ethics, End of Life, Sepsis, Shock, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, ICU, life support, mechanical ventilation
My areas of expertise include: Critical Care Medicine (Cardio-pulmonary hemodynamics, respiratory physiology, mechanical ventilation, sepsis and septic shock); Pulmonary Medicine (Asthma, COPD, Smoking related diseases, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung transplantation); Biomedical Ethics (End of life, conflict resolution, triage). I have received a number of teaching and research awards for my academic work at the Cleveland Clinic. I have extensive academic experience with over 75 publications including first authorship on over a dozen full length manuscripts.
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Glenn Birnbaum, MD FACEP

Austin, Texas
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Heart Attack, Myocardial Infarction, MI, Aortic Dissection, Pulmonary Embolism, PE, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, AAA, Appendicitis, AP, Ischemic Bowel, Stroke, CVA, TIA, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, SAH, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Sepsis, Pneumonia, Infection, Infectious Diseases, ID,
Dr. Birnbaum is residency trained and board certified in Emergency Medicine and is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He has practiced emergency medicine since 1989 and is in active clinical practice. Dr. Birnbaum’s academic and administrative experience includes serving as faculty for an emergency medicine residency training program, associate director of the Emergency Department of a major northern New Jersey medical center, and Corporate Secretary and Board Director for Emergency Medical Associates, a large regional Emergency Physician group in New Jersey and New York. Dr. Birnbaum has provided medical expert review in over 50 cases and testified at trial or deposition in over 20 cases since 1999.
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Virginia
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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Jonathan D Pender, MS, NP Richmond Ear, Nose and Throat and Patient First Urgent Care Centers

Richmond , Virginia
Otolaryngology Expert Witness, Urgent Care Medicine Expert Witness - Urgent care, missed stroke, missed heart attack, missed pulmonary embolus, fractures, hoarseness, swallowing disorders, throat cancer, shortness of breath, pneumonia, abdominal pain, blood in stool, vertigo
Jonathan Pender, NP is an acute care nurse practitioner trained at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Mr. Pender is currently practicing full-time at Patient First Medical Center, providing primary and urgent care in the central Virginia area. Additionally, he practices otolaryngology one day a week at Richmond ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat), where he was previously employed, full-time for two years. Mr. Pender is available to review cases pertaining to the standards of care for nurse practitioners and physician assistants working in primary and urgent care, or in the specialty of otolaryngology. His daily practice includes: workplace injuries, community acquired infections, hypertension, chest pain, neurological changes, diabetes, musculoskeletal disorders, lacerations, skin diseases and other common and urgent illnesses. Specialty, ENT consultations include: the evaluation and treatment of hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, sinusitis, allergies, hoarseness, swallowing disorders, tempor...
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Michael S Schechter, MD, MPH Children Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University

Henrico, Virginia
Pediatric Pulmonology Expert Witness - Cystic Fibrosis, Chronic Respiratory Failure, Pneumonia, empyema, hemoptysis, Ventilator, Asthma, airway obstruction, bronchomalacia, Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), hypoxemia, aspiration, interstitial lung disease, respiratory arrest, ciliary dyskinesia, bronchiectasis, obstructive sleep apnea
Professor of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHOR) at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU); Director of the VCU Cystic Fibrosis Center; Director of the CHOR Community Asthma Program; Past Chair of the Section of Pediatric Pulmonology of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP); Associate Editor, AAP Handbook on Pediatric Pulmonology; Past Chair of the Pediatric Program Committee of the American Thoracic Society. Active Clinical Researcher with over 100 publications https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=schechter+ms Knowledgeable in all kinds of neonatal and pediatric respiratory disease. Previous experience in general pediatric private practice
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Kayur V Patel, MD, MRO, FACP, FACPE, FACHE, FACEP Proactive MD

Wisconsin
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Medical Management Expert Witness - Stroke, pulmonary embolism, Hospital administration, ED Medical Director, Hospital Negligence, Central Line Placement, Heart Attack, Appendicitis, Sepsis, Aneurysm, blood clots, Pneumonia, Emergency Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Exam Indiana, Hospital Standard of care expert witness
Practicing Emergency Department Physician. Trained in both Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine. Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. Highly experienced physician executive, with over 30 years of practical experience. Former Chief Medical Officer of a 278-bed Community Hospital in Terre Haute, former Medical Director for Emergency Medicine and Occupational Health, and current Chief Medical Officer of Proactive MD, which operates clinics for large employers. Frequent speaker on the subject of quality in healthcare. Extensive chart review experience focused on quality and adverse events. Special clinical interest in Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombolytics in an Acute Stroke. Serve as consultant to KEPRO, the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for more than 30 states. Primary responsibility is to review medical records to see whether they meet the Standard of Care. Fellow of the American College of Physicians, American College of Physician Executives, and American College...
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