Laminectomy Expert Witnesses

Laminectomy 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 laminectomy. The laminectomy expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Neurological Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Physician Assistant, and Spine Surgery & Spine Care.

Aaron Shaw, MS, MSBS, PA-C Neurofit Health, PLLC

FLAGSTAFF, Arizona
Neurological Surgery, Physician Assistant - Traumatic Brain Injury, Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion, Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion, Thoracic fusion, Spinal Cord Injury, Hemorrhagic Stroke, Brain Tumor, Craniotomy, Laminectomy, Micro discectomy, Chiari Decompression, Hydrocephalus
I have been a Neurosurgical Physician Associate and completed over 1500+ neurosurgical cases as a Physician Associate First Assist in the past 6 years. I have worked at multiple designated Level 1 Trauma Hospitals taking neurosurgery first call for new consultations in the emergency department and in the critical care/ inpatient hospital setting. I have also worked in neurosurgical clinics for the past 6 years. I have a very good working anatomical knowledge of the spine and brain and have participated in dissection/ study in multiple cadaver labs. I have personally seen and evaluated neurosurgical patients as initial visits, pre-operative, intra-operative and post- operative setting, including inpatient and outpatient setting. From experience and repetitive exposure to the situation, I have developed a keen understanding/predicting appropriate clinical patient conditions/ symptoms after personally reviewing MRI, CT, CTA of the Brain, Cervical Spine, Thoracic Spine and Lumbar Spine.

Jeffrey H. Oppenheimer, MD Neurosurgery Medlegal Services

Boca Raton, Florida
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Neurosurgery, Artificial Disc Replacement, Fusion, Total Brain Injury, Spinal Instrumentation, BMP, Infuse, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Brain Tumor
Dr. Oppenheimer is an actively-practicing board-certified neurosurgeon with 27 years of experience. He founded and presently practices at Neurosurgery Medical Associates in Coral Springs, Florida. Dr. Oppenheimer is also on the faculty at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, and holds medical licenses in several states. Dr. Oppenheimer received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, where he also obtained an MS with distinction in Physiology and Biophysics. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Neurobiology and Behavior cum laude, from Cornell University. Dr. Oppenheimer completed his residency training at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles County Hospital. He has published numerous journal articles and textbook chapters in the field of neurosurgery. He is also multilingual, and is fluent in English, German, and Spanish. Dr. Oppenheimer is a seasoned expert witness with significant testifying experience. He has provided exp...

Damien Doute, MD Spine and Orthopaedics of Atlanta, LLC

Decatur, Georgia
Spine Surgery & Spine Care, Orthopedic Surgery - Pedicle Screws, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Joint Replacement, Fracture/Dislocation, Paralysis, Spine Fusion, Degenerative Spine, Scoliosis, Radiculopathy, Nerve Injury, Laminectomy, Discectomy,
I am spine fellowship trained and have practiced a large amount of this discipline since my fellowship in 1998. My spinal expertise lies in the treatment of the cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine in terms of nonoperative and operative treatment, congenital, traumatic, and degenerative problems. I am comfortable in anterior, posterior and lateral approaches to the entire spine. Spine Surgery, complex and non-complex, cervical, thoracic and lumbar, including revision surgery, is my forte. I have also practiced a large amount of general orthopedics surgery since residency, concentrating on total joint replacement, arthroscopy, and fractures. I am comfortable with hip, knee and shoulder surgery and diagnosis, including trauma/fractures. I have taken general emergency room call consistently. I also routinely perform knee and shoulder arthroscopy and deal with foot and ankle problems and trauma. I have given both trial and deposition testimony in a variety of cases. My me...

Maxwell Boakye, MD, MPH, MBA University of Louisville Department of Neurosurgery

Louisville, Kentucky
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - spine fusion, spine instrumentation, spine surgery complications, postoperative complications, postoperative paralysis, craniotomy, laminectomy, spinal stenosis, neurological complications, spine infection, revision spine surgery
Professor and Chief of Spinal surgery and board certified neurosurgeon in practice at a Major academic center. I have over 100 peer-reviewed publications in spine outcomes and complications and extensive experience in medical record utilization reviews, and case reviews for attorneys.

James B. Macon, MD Future NeuroSpine, Inc.

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - Spinal Cord Injury,Cauda Equina Syndrome, Laminectomy, Paraplegia, Quadriplegia, Diskectomy, Fusion, Spinal Cord Stimulation
Expert review of neurological injury related to spine surgery and pain procedures. See practice experience at www.fnspine.com.

Wade K. Jensen, MD KCMD Enterprises, Inc.

Dakota Dunes, South Dakota
Spine Surgery & Spine Care, Orthopedic Surgery - Spinal Fusion Surgery, Lumbar Spinal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Cervical Arthroplasty, Scoliosis Surgery, Medical Device Patents, Pedicle Screw Surgery, Workers Compensation, IMEs, Laminectomy, Microdiscectomy, Spine Surgery Complications
I am a Board Certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Dual Fellowship trained in Orthopedic and Neurological Spinal Surgery. My expertise is in the diagnosis and treatment of the cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine. I am an expert in Spinal Deformity Surgery, complex surgery of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine including revision surgery. I also perform minimally invasive spinal surgery including endoscopic spinal surgeries. I have multiple patents issued and licensed in the medical space. 20% of my practice is general orthopedics surgery, concentrating on total joint replacement, arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery, and peripheral nerve surgery. I take Orthopedic emergency department call routinely. I perform IME's weekly, perform chart reviews, treat work compensation patients, have served as an Expert Spine Surgeon, and have performed many depositions and have testified in court.