Ablation Expert Witnesses

Ablation expert witnesses and consultants listed here may be able to form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, provide expert witness testimony at deposition and/or trial as or serve as consulting (non-testifying) experts on ablation. The ablation expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Disease, Diagnostic Radiology, Electrophysiology, Intellectual Property, Interventional & Vascular Radiology, Medical Devices, Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Radiology.

Eric vanSonnenberg, MD University of Arizona College of Medicine

Cave Creek, Arizona
Radiology, Interventional & Vascular Radiology - Interventional Radiology, abscess, biliary, kidney, cancer, Ablation, stones, gallbladder, chest x-rays, CT scans, pancreatitis, complications
Board Certified in both Internal Medicine & Radiology Harvard trained Extensive medical malpractice experience Extensive publication & lecturing experience Current or previous academic medical faculty member at: Harvard, UCSD, UCLA, University of Texas, University of Arizona

Christopher M Daft, PhD River Sonic Solutions, LLC

San Francisco, California
Intellectual Property, Medical Devices - Imaging, Patent, Ultrasound, Electronics, Transducer, ASIC, MEMS, FDA, Signal Processing, DFSS, Regulatory, Integrated Circuit, Semiconductors, Biometric security, Ablation, Tomography, Parallel Computing, Minimally Invasive Surgical Guidance, Wearable Medical Device, Product Liability
Award winning, Oxford Educated scientist whose areas of expertise include medical imaging, electronics, semiconductors, medical devices, sensors, MEMS, signal processing and image processing. Dr Daft has deposition and trial testimony experience including ITC and PTAB matters. Extensive Intellectual Property experience including patent development, analysis, licensing, and litigation. Serial inventor who holds 25 U.S. Patents with several pending. Diverse industry experience including multi-nationals such as GE, Medtronic, Fujifilm, Samsung and Siemens as well as several start-ups. Well published. Winner of grants from National Institute of Health. Extensive international consulting experience. IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers) Senior Member since 2004. Three years’ experience teaching electrical and computer engineering at the University of Illinois. Holds BA and MA in Physics from Oxford University as well as Doctorate from Oxford in Mate...

Brandon Ishaque, MD Providence Hospital

Torrance, California
Interventional & Vascular Radiology, Radiology - Ablation, biopsy, central venous catheters, CT, embolization, IVC filters, interventional radiology, interventional oncology, missed diagnosis, MRI, musculoskeletal radiology, neuroradiology, pain management, standard of care, stenting, Ultrasound, X-ray, vertebral augmentation
Dr. Ishaque is an award-winning, UCSF trained, board-certified Diagnostic Radiologist and Vascular & Interventional Radiologist in Los Angeles, CA. He completed his diagnostic radiology residency and interventional radiology fellowship at UC San Francisco which has been ranked as the #1 radiology training program in America. He has been listed in “America’s Best Doctors.” Dr. Ishaque has held numerous leadership positions and has led various advisory committees throughout his career. He has published in medical journals, presented at national and international society meetings, and won awards including Best Public Speaker at a medical conference. At his current place of work, he is the Chief of CT imaging as well as the radiology liaison for multi-disciplinary committees including tumor board and lung cancer screening. He continues to develop standard guidelines for nearly all interventional radiology procedures performed. At his current practice, Dr. Ishaque performs over 500 int...

Rishi G Anand, MD

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Cardiovascular Disease, Electrophysiology - Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Sudden Cardiac Death, Arrhythmia, Pacemakers, Defibrillators, Ablation, Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke, Medicare/DOJ Investigation, Tachycardia, Anticoagulation, Pre-op, Heart Attack, Whistleblower, Qui tam
Dr. Anand is board certified, and well published cardiovascular disease specialist and cardiac electrophysiologist. He serves as the Director of an Electrophysiology laboratory in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He also serves as an author and Editorial board member for EP Lab Digest which is a nationwide publication. He serves an advisor to Medicare at the state level on health coverage policy matters. He has been nominated to serve as an expert advisor to the center for Medicare/Medicaid services (CMMS) Medicare Evidence Development and Coverage Advisory Committee (MEDCAC). MEDCAC is utilized by CMMS to supplement its own research and allow for additional expert and public input on coverage topics, including those that are highly complex or have a major potential impact on the health of beneficiaries and/or the Medicare program itself. He is a recognized expert and polished speaker sought after for both professional and lay audience presentations as well as media appearances. Dr. ...

Shaun L. Samuels, MD, FSIR

Miami, Florida
Interventional & Vascular Radiology, Medical Devices - endovascular, aneurysm repair, vascular surgery, endovascular surgery, interventional oncology, ablation, chemoembolization, catheter, radioembolization, bland embolization, biliary intervention, nephrostomy, venous access, dialysis intervention, peripheral intervention, stents, angioplasty, filters
Six years faculty Stanford University. 14 years a partner at the prestigious Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute. Fellow of the Society of Interventional Radiology. Program Director International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy (ISET)--14 years. Leading Program Director of Symposium on Clinical Interventional Oncology (CIO)--10 years; Medical device expert with 14 US patents/patents pending. International expert speaker/lecturer. Faculty at major US and International Conferences: TCT, ISET, CIO, SIR, AIM, CIRSE, ECIO, WCIO, ACIR, TOPE. Particular expertise in vascular and endovascular procedures, catheter-based medical devices, peripheral arterial disease, abdominal aortic aneurysm interventions, Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR), Thoracic Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (TEVAR), balloon angioplasty, peripheral stent placement, vascular access, dialysis interventions, interventional oncology procedures, radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, microwave ablation, chemoem...

Susan L. Warner, MD, FACOG MCWHC

Evanston, Illinois
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Obstetrics, Gynecology, Obstetrical Complications, Fetal Heart Monitoring, Labor Management, VBAC, Forceps, Pre-eclampsia, Shoulder Dystocia, Cesarian Section, Uterine Rupture, Postpartum Hemorrhage, Office OBGYN, Ectopic Pregnancy, Breast, PAP monitoring. Hysteroscopy, Ablation
I am a board certified OBGYN with over 30 years clinical experience in a teaching institution (the same institution where I was chief resident) in Evanston, IL (outside of Chicago). I am Chief of Gynecology/Womens Health at Northwestern University Student Health Services. I have served on the Perinatal Morbidity and Mortality committee for over 15 years. I have taught and worked with medical students, residents, certified nurse midwives and am the gynecologist at Northwestern University student health. I have served as a medical expert in OBGYN and have reviewed a countless number of cases over the past 10 years. I believe I have a strong attention to detail and am able to explain the complicated nature of medicine in a way that the listener can understand. Jurors have found me to be friendly, honest and credible. I address each case timely and comprehensively. I am available for either plaintiff or defense cases and have attended the SEAK course on Effective Expert Witness.

Alexander R Vogel, MD, DABR

Reno, Nevada
Radiology - Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, IVC Filter, Image-guided, image guided, TIPS, biopsy, drainage, percutaneous, vertebral compression fracture, kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty, stroke, thrombectomy, failure to diagnose, misdiagnosis, pulmonary embolus, thrombolysis, cryoablation, ablation
9 years in clinical practice of Interventional and Diagnostic radiology in both referral/academic medical centers as well as community hospitals. Actively involved in practice management and hospital engagement. Expert in applying medical imaging techniques to the evaluation and treatment of patients with chronic, acute or emergency medical conditions. Experienced in hospital peer review processes. Completed SEAK expert witness training.

Jacob Schaff, MD

New York, New York
Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery - COVID, COVID-19, cardiac anesthesia, thoracic anesthesia, preoperative, perioperative, clearance, ablation, TAVR, cath lab, echocardiography, testing
- Vanderbilt and Columbia educated and trained physician - Director of Cardiac Anesthesiology at White Plains Hospital - Professional specialization in cardiac (open-heart), thoracic, and cath lab (TAVR, MitraClip, Watchman, radiofrequency ablations, etc) - Board certification in anesthesiology and advanced perioperative transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) - Frequent care and assessment of patients with COVID in the OR and procedural ICU - Published specialist and national speaker on perioperative medicine, pre-surgical testing, and risk assessment - Completed ivy-league course in leadership, public speaking, and the business of medicine - Extensive leadership experience with creation and development of programs o Planned and opened a new pre-operative assessment clinic from the ground up o Designed and implemented a new cardiac anesthesia service line

Bradley Pollard, JD, MD Pollard Medical Legal Consulting

Knoxville, Tennessee
Interventional & Vascular Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology - Y90 radioembolization, chemoembolization, ablation, TIPS, BRTO, nephrostomy tube placement, biliary drain placement, CT and ultrasound biopsy, abscess drain placement, thoracentesis, paracentesis, gastrostomy tube placement
I am a fellowship trained and board certified interventional and diagnostic radiologist. I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. I graduated law school and passed the bar exam prior to practicing medicine. My combined medical and legal training provides a unique perspective as an expert witness. My current group covers both a large academic center along with multiple smaller community hospitals. My practice primarily involves minimally invasive image guided procedures. I also practice the entire gamut of diagnostic radiology.