Dental Malpractice Expert Witnesses

Dental malpractice 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 dental malpractice. The dental malpractice expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Dentist, Oral Surgery, Orthodontist, and Periodontics.

Jeff Rabinowitz, DMD, FICOI New York/Northeast Based, Consults Nationally.

Alabama
Dentist, Oral Surgery - New York & Nationwide - Dentistry, Dental Malpractice, Implants, Implantology, Crowns, Bridges, Esthetics, Oral Surgery, Extractions, Wisdom Teeth, Nerve Injury-Nerve Damage, Paresthesia, Periodontics, Endodontics-Root Canal, TMJ, Infection, Trauma, Misdiagnosis, Standard of Care, Informed Consent.
Dr. Rabinowitz has over 25 years of experience as an expert witness and consultant with an emphasis on dental implant cases of all complexities and, as well, on restorative, crown and bridge, oral surgical, periodontal and endodontic cases. Dr. Rabinowitz evaluates claims of treatment failure, complications and misdiagnosis in all phases of implant, prosthodontic/restorative/crown and bridge and surgical dentistry. Dr. Rabinowitz will identify and analyze the issues of the most routine and the most complex cases in dentistry, clearly presenting his findings, recommendations and strategies to you. Conferences and/or reports are focused on strengthening your position in settlement or in court. He presents a clear analysis of issues for both defense and plaintiff counsel, including strengths and weaknesses in pursuing legal action, case defensibility and indications and strategies for case settlement. As an implantologist and as a surgical and restorative dentist, his areas of exper...

Dr. Rick Borquez, DDS Westlake TMJ & Sleep

Westlake Village, California
Dentist - TMJ, TMD, TMJ Injuries, Trigeminal Nerve Injuries, Dental Nerve Injuries, Dental Injuries, Dental Injuries & MVA, Dental Extraction Injuries, Dental Implant Injuries, Dental Malpractice, Dental Trauma, Dentist/Dentistry
Board certified: American Board of Orofacial Pain (10 years) Fellow of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain (10 years) Clinical Professor, USC Orofacial Pain & Sleep Clinic (12 years) Orofacial Pain Specialist (New Specialty)

Jay Grossman, DDS

Brentwood, California
Dentist - Over 850 cases reviewed 52% plaintiff / 48% defense, Dental Malpractice, Implants, Crowns, Root Canal, Veneers, Periodontics, standard of care, cosmetics, lasers, extractions, nerve damage, valuation, informed consent, antibiotic coverage, TMJ, orthodontics including Invisalign, treatment planning
Dr. Jay S. Grossman was accepted to NYU College of Dentistry at the age of 19. After completing a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry, also at NYU, he joined the Navy and completed a tour of duty as a Lieutenant in the Dental Corp where he received the National defense service medal, was written up by the military in major magazines as the poster boy for recruitment due to his non-profit Homeless Not Toothless. He has received letters of commendation from President Obama, the Secretary of the Navy and numerous members of Congress. Since 1991 he started his own practice in Brentwood, California, and has been practicing there ever since, with over 13,000 patients in his practice. As a dental expert, he has been involved in over 700 dental malpractice, peer review and injury cases, deposed over 100 times, appeared in Superior Court over 50 times and never been disqualified. He is averaging 52% for the plaintiff and 48% for the defense and spends at least 95% of his ti...

Stephen J Howard, DDS, MScD, FASDC, FIAO Thedentistexperts.com

Tarzana, California
Dentist, Orthodontist - Dental Reconstruction, Crowns/Caps Bridges and Fillings, Implants, Dental Injuries & MVA, Root Canals/Endodontics, Oral Surgery/Extractions, Periodontics/Gum Disease, Dental Examination/IME, Dentures, Veneers, Dental Board Claims, Dental Malpractice, Orthodontics, Braces, Invisalign
I have been in the practice of dentistry at the above location since 1977. My career began with academics that provided me with the dual specialties of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics. My experience has encompassed all phases of restorative dental care for patients of all ages. Oral hygiene care, cosmetic make-overs, orthodontics and implant/crown cases are all apart of the treatment provided. I strive to provide the most competent patient care by continually availing myself to academic programs and the latest technology across the entire spectrum of dental services. You can depend on me to provide thorough evaluations and presentations that will benefit your clients. Education Syracuse University, Bachelor of Science; Major in Genetics 1970 New York University College of Dentistry, Dental Surgery 1974 Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry, Pedodontics 1976 Master of Science in Dentistry 1976 Board Eligibilty in Pediatric Dentistry 1976 America...

Alexander H. Malick, DMD, FAGD Solo Private Practice

Sacramento, California
Dentist - TMJ Disorders, Jaw & Face Pain, Trigeminal Nerve injuries, Injuries to teeth and mouth,, numb face ,Oral Devices for Sleep Apnea, Cosmetic Dentistry, Root Canals , dental Implants, All-On-Four Restoration, Crowns, Bridges, dentures, Gum Disease, Oral Infections, Oral Pathology, dental malpractice
38 years of experience in academic, military, and private practice Dentistry. Specialized training and certification in Orofacial pain/Temporomandibular Disorders and the management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea using oral devices. Experienced in the outpatient dental treatment of Special Needs patients under General Anesthesia. Currently expert witness for the state of California Board of Dental Examiners.

Sharareh Tajbakhsh, DDS, MSD, FACP

San Jose, California
Dentist - Prosthesis, Denture, Dental Implants, Implant Overdenture, Dental Bridges, TMJ/TMD, Dental Malpractice, Oral Surgery/Extractions, Gum Disease/Periodontics, Crown problems, Dental Veneers, Poor Dental Esthetics, Fillings, Jaw Fractures, Infections & Abscess, Misalignment, Dental Professor, Research
Dr. Tajbakhsh is a board certified prosthodontist. She contributes to her field by assisting as an expert witness for the California Dental Board, teaching at the dental school, volunteering at a non profit organization providing free dental care to undeserved population and practicing in her office. Dr. Tajbakhsh is capable of providing unbiased opinion as it relates to the dental standard of care by evaluating meticulously dental treatments provided. Prosthodontics is a dental specialty recognized by the American Dental Association. It pertains to the diagnosis, treatment planning, rehabilitation, and maintenance of the oral function, comfort, appearance, and health of patients with clinical conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth and/or oral and maxillofacial tissues. Dr. Tajbakhsh has completed dental school plus three additional years of advanced training and education in an ADA-accredited prosthodontic graduate program. She is specialized in treating and handl...

Jay M Marks, DMD, FAGD Jay M. Marks, DMD, LLC

Danbury, Connecticut
Dentist - Defense & Plaintiff, Dental Malpractice, Failure to Diagnose, Dental Implants, Dental/ Oral surgery/ Extractions, Root Canal, Gum Disease/ Periodontics, Crown problems, Infection of the mouth, Loss of Teeth, Poor Dental Esthetics, Bone Loss, Decay, Loose Teeth, Scuba Diving
Fellowship Academy of General Dentistry; American Dental Association; Clinical Research Associates Evaluator Dr. Marks graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ, Magna Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Science Degree. He was a member of the Phi Zeta Kappa and Phi Omega Epsilon Honor Societies, & the Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society. Dr. Marks received his DMD Dental degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dental Medicine. Dr Marks has held a number of teaching positions at FDU School of Dental Medicine; Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; Clinical Supervisor of Dental Hygiene Clinic, Williamsport Area Community College; Instructor at Rochelle Dental Laboratories in NYC, and Yonkers, NY.; Instructor of Dental Technology, & organizer of Dental Assisting Program at the United States Public Health Service Hospital, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Dr. Marks received the Award of Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD).

Michael R Pollowitz, DDS Washington Center For Cosmetic Dentistry

Washington, District Of Columbia
Dentist - Dental Reconstruction, Crowns/Caps Bridges and Fillings, Implants, Dental Injuries & MVA, Root Canals/Endodontics, Oral Surgery/Extractions, Periodontics/Gum Disease, Dental Examination/IME, Dentures, Veneers, Dental Board Claims, Dental Malpractice
Dr. Pollowitz has served as an expert for over 20 years in both Plaintiff and Defense cases. He has been involved in numerous depositions and trials and has testified on a wide range of dental standard of care issues such as: complex restorative treatment, root canals, periodontics, oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry, implants, crowns, fillings, orthodontics, injuries, dentures and TMJ. He has performed countless IME's and reports. He has given dental related seminars for both professionals and the public and has been the recipient of numerous awards throughout his career. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, DC Dental Society, Board member of the Mid-Atlantic Dental Meeting, Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Academy of Sports Dentistry, International Assoc. for Dental Trauma, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Miamonides Dental Society and the Alpha Omega International Dental Society

John O Winter, DDS High Volume Dental Consulting, Inc.

Sarasota, Florida
Dentist - Certificate/Affidavit of Merit, Dental Restoration, Crown/Caps/Bridge, Dental Injuries, Nerve Damage, Numbness, Root Canals/Endodontics, Oral Surgery/Extractions, Periodontics/Gum, Dental Malpractice, Broken Instrument/Foreign Body, Failure to Diagnose, Wrong Tooth, Infection, Board Claims, Consent
Dr. John O. Winter, DDS Dental Malpractice Expert Witness, Injury and Claims Consultant represents plaintiff attorneys, state attorneys general and defendant insurance companies, among others, due to injuries suffered or alleged as a result of dental malpractice. He skillfully addresses negligent and failed treatment to aggressively case build with personal injury attorneys. Dr. Winter strategically defends insurance companies and their dentists against malpractice allegations, claims and litigation. Extensive experience with over 400 assignments completed involving $10 million in general and specialty dental malpractice actions. Dr. Winter consults in all 50 states providing prompt courteous service with attention to client’s needs. Litigation Support - His cases provide dental records and case review for Certificate of Merit, Affidavit of Merit, Deposition and Testimony. Standard of Care reviews. Expert can be counted on to be an ethical, respectful, well-organized and prom...

Sharon Szeszycki, DDS Illinois Dental Expert Witness

Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Dentist - Dentist,Dentistry,dental malpractice, IME,dental mediation,Oral Health,cosmetic,diagnosis,treatment planning,dental standards,Preventative,Crown,Bridge,Veneers,Restorations, Bonding,Fillings,Sealants,Whitening,Dentures,Implants,Periodontal,Extractions,Pain Management,dental consult
Sharon Szeszycki DDS is a prominent Dentist in private practice in the Chicago metropolitan area. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. Continuing education seminars allow her to stay current with the many changes occurring in the field of dentistry today. For more than 30 years, Dr. Szeszycki has worked at the local level on the Mediation and Peer Review committees for the Chicago Dental Society helping patients and dentists alike resolve their differences. She has also in the past worked at the state level to review those cases that cannot be resolved at the local level. Dr. Szeszycki is currently the Chairman for the Peer Review committee of the Chicago Dental Society. For the last 14 years, Dr. Szeszycki has been working successfully as an Expert Witness in the legal arena for cases involving Dental Malpractice. Her ability to deconstruct a case and to work with legal colleagues to formulate ap...

Ian Shuman

Pasadena, Maryland
Dentist - Dental Reconstruction, Crowns/Caps Bridges and Fillings, Implants, Dental Injuries & MVA, Root Canals/Endodontics, Oral Surgery/Extractions, Periodontics/Gum Disease, Dental Examination/IME, Dentures, Veneers, Dental Board Claims, Dental Malpractice
Dr. Ian Shuman maintains a general, reconstructive and aesthetic dental practice in Pasadena, Maryland. Dr. Shuman has served as an expert witness since 1999. Dr. Shuman has served as an expert for over 20 years in both Plaintiff and Defense cases. He has been involved in numerous depositions and trials and has testified on a wide range of dental standard of care issues such as: complex restorative treatment, root canals, periodontics, oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry, implants, crowns, fillings, orthodontics, injuries, and dentures. He is a Master in the Academy of General Dentistry and a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Dr. Shuman has been named one of the Top Clinicians in Continuing Education since 2005 by Dentistry Today.

Raymond K. Martin, DDS Raymond K Martin, DDS, MAGD

Boston, Massachusetts
Dentist, Oral Surgery - General Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Dental Implants, Implantology, Oral Surgery, Bone grafting, CAD/CAM dentistry, Digital Dentistry, CEREC, Dental Crowns, Dental Bridges, Dental Veneers, Dental Prosthetics, All on Four, Dental Risk Management, Dental Malpractice, Ethics in Dentistry
I have enjoyed the art and science of dentistry for 39 years. During that time I have been devoted to improving my craft by attaining Fellowship and Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry. Additionally, I have completed a surgical mini-residency in Implantology at Boston University Goldman School of Dentistry as well as the AAID Maxi-course in Implantology. I have lectured nationally and internationally on Risk Management in Dentistry, Digital Dentistry, CAD/CAM Dentistry, Dental Implantology and Ethics in Dentistry. I am currently Chief Dental Officer at Otis Air National Guard Base on Cape Cod and have been deployed for the Air Force as Officer in Charge of Task Forces during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jay Grossman, DDS

Nevada
Dentist - Over 850 cases reviewed 52% plaintiff / 48% defense, Dental Malpractice, Implants, Crowns, Root Canal, Veneers, Periodontics, standard of care, cosmetics, lasers, extractions, nerve damage, valuation, informed consent, antibiotic coverage, TMJ, orthodontics including Invisalign, treatment planning
Dr. Jay S. Grossman was accepted to NYU College of Dentistry at the age of 19. After completing a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry, also at NYU, he joined the Navy and completed a tour of duty as a Lieutenant in the Dental Corp where he received the National defense service medal, was written up by the military in major magazines as the poster boy for recruitment due to his non-profit Homeless Not Toothless. He has received letters of commendation from President Obama, the Secretary of the Navy and numerous members of Congress. Since 1991 he started his own practice in Brentwood, California, and has been practicing there ever since, with over 13,000 patients in his practice. As a dental expert, he has been involved in over 700 dental malpractice, peer review and injury cases, deposed over 100 times, appeared in Superior Court over 50 times and never been disqualified. He is averaging 52% for the plaintiff and 48% for the defense and spends at least 95% of his ti...

Phyllis Ho, DDS, D-ABFO

New York, New York
Dentist - Dental Malpractice, Standards of Care, Elder abuse, Intimate Partner Violence, Bite Mark Analysis, Age Assessment or Age Estimation, Dental Identification, Forensic Dentistry, Elder abuse, Intimate Partner Violence, Independent Dental Examinations
Dr. Ho received an A.B. from Cornell University in 1983 and her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry (NYUCD) in 1988. She achieved a certificate from the Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry from NYUCD and completed an externship at the Prince Philip Dental Hospital in Hong Kong, both in 1989. As a forensic specialist, she works as a consultant for the Suffolk County Office of the Medical Examiner and has been a responder to 9/11 and Hurricanes Katrina and Maria as a member of DMORT. She has been an active reviewing member of the National Dental Image Repository/CJIS-LEO under the aegis of the FBI since its inception. She has taught at NYUCD, at Stonybrook University College of Dental Medicine and at John Jay College of Criminal Justice as a guest lecturer. She has presented in New York, Florida, Minnesota, Vermont, Cologne, Germany, Kathmandu, Nepal, and at Interpol in Lyons, France on Forensics and is a co-author on Human Abuse in ...

Sam R. Morhaim, DDS, FICOI,PC Great Neck Dental Associates

Oyster Bay, New York
Dentist, Periodontics - Dentistry, oral medicine, implants, periodontics, endodontics, dental malpractice, dental implants, bisphosphanates, dental nerve injuries, oral cancer, soft tissue grafts, bone grafts, sinus lifts, jaw fractures,extractions, LANAP, osseous surgery, dental infections, lasers, dental lasers, LAPIP
Dr. Sam Morhaim is a senior partner in a multi-specialty group practice. His primary areas of expertise are Periodontics and Dental Implants. He has over 27 years experience in private practice and has been involved in expert dental legal matters for over 20 years. He has been requested as a consultant by the same attorneys and insurance companies multiple times because of his honesty,integrity, professionalism, and experience when reviewing cases, performing independent dental examinations, writing reports, and appearing in depositions and trial. Honors: Diplomate, International Congress Of Oral Implantologists Diplomate, American Dental Implant Association Former Clinical Director Of Periodontology And Oral Implantology, Flushing Hospital Medical Center Former Board Member, Stony Brook School Of Dental Medicine Alumni Association Two-time Long Island Newsday Professional Award Winner America's Top Dentists-Consumers research Council Of America

Jeff Rabinowitz, DMD, FICOI New York/Northeast Based, Consults Nationally.

New York, New York
Dentist, Oral Surgery - New York & Nationwide - Dentistry, Dental Malpractice, Implants, Implantology, Crowns, Bridges, Esthetics, Oral Surgery, Extractions, Wisdom Teeth, Nerve Injury-Nerve Damage, Paresthesia, Periodontics, Endodontics-Root Canal, TMJ, Infection, Trauma, Misdiagnosis, Standard of Care, Informed Consent.
Dr. Rabinowitz has over 25 years of experience as an expert witness and consultant with an emphasis on dental implant cases of all complexities and, as well, on restorative, crown and bridge, oral surgical, periodontal and endodontic cases. Dr. Rabinowitz evaluates claims of treatment failure, complications and misdiagnosis in all phases of implant, prosthodontic/restorative/crown and bridge and surgical dentistry. Dr. Rabinowitz will identify and analyze the issues of the most routine and the most complex cases in dentistry, clearly presenting his findings, recommendations and strategies to you. Conferences and/or reports are focused on strengthening your position in settlement or in court. He presents a clear analysis of issues for both defense and plaintiff counsel, including strengths and weaknesses in pursuing legal action, case defensibility and indications and strategies for case settlement. As an implantologist and as a surgical and restorative dentist, his areas of exper...

John O Winter, DDS High Volume Dental Consulting, Inc.

New York
Dentist - Certificate/Affidavit of Merit, Dental Restoration, Crown/Caps/Bridge, Dental Injuries, Nerve Damage, Numbness, Root Canals/Endodontics, Oral Surgery/Extractions, Periodontics/Gum, Dental Malpractice, Broken Instrument/Foreign Body, Failure to Diagnose, Wrong Tooth, Infection, Board Claims, Consent
Dr. John O. Winter, DDS Dental Malpractice Expert Witness, Injury and Claims Consultant represents plaintiff attorneys, state attorneys general and defendant insurance companies, among others, due to injuries suffered or alleged as a result of dental malpractice. He skillfully addresses negligent and failed treatment to aggressively case build with personal injury attorneys. Dr. Winter strategically defends insurance companies and their dentists against malpractice allegations, claims and litigation. Extensive experience with over 400 assignments completed involving $10 million in general and specialty dental malpractice actions. Dr. Winter consults in all 50 states providing prompt courteous service with attention to client’s needs. Litigation Support - His cases provide dental records and case review for Certificate of Merit, Affidavit of Merit, Deposition and Testimony. Standard of Care reviews. Expert can be counted on to be an ethical, respectful, well-organized and prom...

Dean M Deluke, DDS, MBA

Richmond, Virginia
Oral Surgery, Dentist - Dental Malpractice, Failure to Diagnose, Nerve Injuries and Paresthesia, Impacted Teeth, Oral Pathology, Infection, Anesthesia and Sedation, Trauma, Dental Implants, Orthognathic Surgery, TMJ Disorders, Osteonecrosis, Patents, Plaintiff and Defense
Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Dr. Dean M DeLuke is a graduate of St Michael’s College (B.A.), Columbia University (D.D.S.), and Clarkson University (M.B.A.). He completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and a fellowship at East Grinstead Hospital in Sussex, England. Dr. DeLuke is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a Fellow of the American and the International College of Dentists. He is currently Professor Emeritus, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at VCU School of Dentistry, where he has been the recipient of multiple teaching awards. He is also the recipient of the Daniel M. Laskin Award for Excellence in Predoctoral Education, a national award conferred by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS). Prior to coming to Virginia Commonwealth University, he was a partner in a multispecialty group in upstate New York, and he was also Chief of Dentistry an...