Neurosurgery Expert Witness

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Neurosurgery 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 neurosurgery. The neurosurgery expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Anesthesiology, Brain Injury Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Critical Care Surgery, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Neurophysiology, Nurse Anesthetist, Pain Management - Medicine, and Spine Surgery & Spine Care.

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Stephen C. Saris, MD Brigham & Women’s Department of Neurosurgery

Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - subdural hematoma, closed head injury, traumatic brain injury, TBI, mTBI, degenerative spine, cauda equina, fusion, whiplash, IMEs, headaches, epilepsy, gliomas, radiosurgery, gamma knife, pedicle screw, intracranial hemorrhage, glioblastoma, brain cancer, spinal abscess, bleeds, causation
Board-Certified Neurosurgeon in active clinical practice. Harvard and Brown faculty. Clinical practice involves both spine and brain. Currently see dozens of patients each week and perform over 200 surgeries each year. Harvard and Duke trained. Extensively trained in neuroradiology. Publications include over 30 refereed papers as well as several book chapters. Have served as a reviewer for several journals including Cancer and Journal of Neurological Surgery. 20+ years of plaintiff and defense medical-legal experience including hundreds of depositions and IMEs, thousands of record reviews, and dozens of court appearances. Case experience includes medical malpractice (standard of care and or causation), personal injury, and workers’ compensation. Extensive medical-legal experience opining on causation and damages in cases where spinal/head injury is alleged. Available for both in-person and virtual IMEs.

Tobias A Mattei, MD Saint Louis University

Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - spine surgery, lumbar disc herniation, spinal fusion, spinal trauma, spinal fracture, spinal fusion, kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty, spinal cord injury, myelopathy, radiculopathy, artificial disc replacement, spinal cord stimulation, failed back syndrome, chronic back pain, pseudarthrosis
I am a fellowship-trained academic neurosurgeon specialized in complex spine/deformity surgery, currently practicing as Assistant Professor of the Division of Neurosurgery of St. Louis University. I have been an active member of the North American Spine Society, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons as well as many other international societies. I am member of the editorial board of The Spine Journal and Deputy Editor of the North American Spine Society Journal, the new open access initiative of the North American Spine Society. I am an active reviewer of several other neurosurgical journals including World Neurosurgery, Clinical Neurology & Neurosurgery, Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, Osteoarthritis & Cartilage, Journal of Engineering in Medicine: Part H, British Journal of Neurosurgery and Neurological Sciences. I have already provided expert review services for several scientific funding agencies in the U.S. (including the NIH P...

Bruce D. Moffatt, MD, FAANS BDM Medical Legal Consulting PLLC

Goodyear, Arizona
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, laser surgery, spinal endoscopic surgery, radio frequency ablation, spine injury, personal injury, industrial injury, back pain, neck pain, neurosurgery, traumatic brain injury
Johns Hopkins Hospital Neurosurgery trained with Trauma fellowship at the Rhode Island Hospital. Board certified neurological surgeon with 32 years spinal surgery experience. 15 years experience in minimally invasive outpatient spine surgery and laser surgery. Licensed in AZ, NM, TX, FL, Va. Member of American Association of Neurological Surgeons, North American Spine Society and the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators. Providing Expert Witness Services including IME, Narrative Summary, Personal Injury & Workers' Compensation Evaluations. Willing to travel as needed.

Brian P Meier, CRNA

Jonesboro, Arkansas
Anesthesiology, Nurse Anesthetist - general surgery, cardiovascular anesthesia, cardiology, neurosurgery, perioperative nursing, pediatric anesthesia, recovery room, preoperative care, intubation, airway trauma, Obstetrics, operating room
Full time, actively practicing cardiovascular CRNA and certified legal nurse consultant. Over 20 years in hospitals/medicine including: ICU, surgery, and anesthesia. I have worked on several cases for attorneys including mismanaged airways, regional anesthesia, perioperative care (preoperative and postoperative) and cases related to cardiopulmonary resuscitation. American Heart Association certified instructor of Basic, advanced and pediatric life support (BLS/ACLS/PALS). I currently provide all types of anesthesia (general, regional, and MAC) at various locations around the state. At some locations I work as part of a team with other CRNAs and Anesthesiologists and at other locations I provide anesthesia as a sole provider. If your cases involves anesthesia in airway cases, general surgery, ENT, pediatric, plastic, cardiac, Ob-Gyn, vascular, orthopedic, neurosurgery, trauma, recovery room or pre-operative care, I can help guide your case

Farr Ajir, MD, MBA, FACS, CIME Neurological Surgery

Westlake Village, California
Neurological Surgery, Neurology - Board Certified neurological surgeon with more than 35 years of experience in neurosurgery, disorders and injuries of brain, spine, and nerves, expert reviews, and Independent Medical Examinations (IME). Dr. Ajir has been staff neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic and Kaiser Permanente Healthcare Systems.
Diplomate American Board of Neurological Surgery. Certified American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. Fellow American College of Surgeons. Diplomate American College of Physician Executives. Medical Board of California Medical Reviewer.

Aaron G Filler, MD, PhD, JD Neurography Institute Medical Associates, Inc

Santa Monica, California
Neurological Surgery - Head injury, DTI, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, Neurography, nerve injury, neurosurgery, patents, intellectual property, neurology, neuroradiology, TBI, Traumatic Brain Injury
Extensive experience in DTI - Diffusion Tensor Imaging - Initial imaging or over-read of high quality prior DTI imaging Original inventor of DTI - performed the first DTI tractogram in 1991 Board Certified in Neurological Surgery (U.S.) Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England Section Editor - Youmans & Winn Neurological Surgery textbook Author - Chapter on Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Youmans & Winn Neurological Surgery Textbook Experience in personal injury litigation involving head injury and nerve injury, imaging for proof of brain injuries, and in patent litigation Served on Guidelines Committee for national neurosurgery from American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons Fellowship trained in spinal surgery (UCLA) Fellowship trained in nerve surgery Attending Physician - Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Diana Kraemer, MD Diana Kraemer, MD, PLLC

California
Neurological Surgery, Brain Injury Medicine - Neurosurgeon, Spine, Spinal Cord Injury, Whiplash, Work Injury, Brain Injury, Concussion, Epilepsy, Headache, Migraine, Car Accident, MVA, Pseudoseizures, Movement Disorders, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Neurosurgery, IMEs
Dr. Kraemer is Board Certified in Neurological Surgery. She received her medical training at UCLA, Duke, and Yale. She is particularly interested in cognition, epilepsy, movement disorders, spinal disorders, spinal cord injury, headache, migraine, whiplash, depression, and chronic pain. Her neurosurgical clinical practice focuses on a patient-centered, holistic approach to the complex factors involved with advanced or longstanding neurological conditions. She enjoys providing comprehensive evaluations, second opinions, or independent examinations to the patient or claimant when a multi-factorial approach to return to wellness is required. Dr. Kraemer has decades of experience dealing with difficult, complex, neurosurgical and neurological diagnoses, including • Spinal cord injuries, syringomyelia • Traumatic Brain Injuries • Recovery or Rehabilitation after Spinal Surgery • Chronic Pain • Spinal Cord Stimulation • Movement Disorders • Epilepsy, epilepsy surgery, and pseu...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

California
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Kathi L Waite, RN, MS, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, CLNC

Littleton , Colorado
Critical Care Surgery, Critical Care Medicine - Nurse expert, critical care, brain injury, spine, stroke, wrongful death, Fall injury, critical care medicine, medical records review, standards of care, Nurse quality indicators, neurosurgery , post op care,
Forty (40) years of professional experience in critical care nursing that includes 17 years of leadership and management responsibility in a variety of specialties including Surgical/Trauma ICU, Burn Trauma ICU, MICU/CCU, CVICU, Cardiothoracic ICU, and Neuro ICU – affiliated with major university teaching and research hospitals. As a former nurse manager,10 years, I had responsibility for program development, strategic planning, fiscal resources and budget allocation, personnel management, and care-delivery outcomes for the Neurosurgical ICU. Currently, practice as a level IV Clinical Nurse in the New UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital ICU. Since starting my legal nurse consulting business in 2017, I have reviewed and provided opinions on 37 cases, both plaintiff and defense. Clinical Experience Clinical nurse and relief-charge nurse in an 18 bed ICU, level 3 trauma center. Caring for patients post-op brain & spine, head & neck, oncology, ortho, thoracic, GI, and general surger...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Connecticut
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Larry Fishman, M.D.

Tampa, Florida
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - Neurosurgeon, Neurosurgery, spine surgeon, Trauma, IMEs, Minimally Invasive Outpatient Surgery, Peripheral Nerves, Sacroiliac Joint Injection, disability, permanent impairment rating, future care costs, medical neccesity
Board Certified, Mayo Clinic trained neurosurgeon in active clinical practice. Current clinical focus of spine surgery, peripheral nerves, injections and sacroiliac joints. 30 years emergency room call experience handling brain and spine trauma. Since residency has performed over 15,000 operations. Extensive peer review experience evaluating compliance with the standard of care. Highly experienced expert witness and independent medical examiner who has testified hundreds of times.

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...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Florida
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Robert A Beatty, MD

Hinsdale, Illinois
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - Head Injury, Independent Medical Examinations, Misse Diagnosis, Neurological Damage, Neurological IME, Neurological Surgery, Neurosurgery, Spinal Cord Injury, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Surgery, Spine Injuries, Surgery Complications
Dr. Beatty provides expert witness testimony including neurosurgery malpractice for plaintiff and defense, emphasizing deviation from the standard of care, missed diagnosis and the avoidance and treatment of surgical complications. He performs IMEs in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana. He is a founding member of the Illinois State Advisory Council on spinal cord and head injury.

Benjamin Bjerke, MD

Clive, Iowa
Spine Surgery & Spine Care, Neurological Surgery - Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Spine Fusion, Neurosurgery, ACDF, ALIF, Complications, Decompression, Interbody Fusion, Microdiscectomy, Spinal Cord Stimulation, XLIF
Dr. Bjerke is available for expert opinion, testimony, or legal consultation in all areas of spine surgery. He has provided expert testimony for Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Medical Malpractice, and cass of Physician Competence. Reasonable rates and expedited turnaround will be provided. Visit expertspinesurgeon.com for additional information. He has trained in all areas of spinal surgery at top institutions around the country, including minimally invasive spine surgery, cervical disorders, degenerative spinal conditions, trauma and post-traumatic conditions, tumor, infection, as well as complex and revision spine surgery. He has trained with all cutting edge and leading surgical technologies, including minimal access surgery techniques, stereotactic computer-aided navigation, and motion-preserving procedures. Dr. Bjerke has authored several publications in Spine, The Spine Journal, and many other peer-reviewed journals. He has shared his research in over 30 national an...

Bernhard Zünkeler, MD Bernhard Zunkeler, M.D., P.A.

Towson, Maryland
Neurological Surgery, Brain Injury Medicine - neurosurgery, spine surgery, instrumentation, trauma, head injury, brain injury, spinal cord injury, neurological disability, clinical needs assessment, future healthcare cost
I am a board-certified neurosurgeon in clinical practice in Baltimore, Maryland. For the past 23+ years, in addition to my clinical practice, I have assisted clients in the fields of insurance, law, and government with analyzing and understanding complex clinical cases. Medicine is constantly evolving, and I enjoy keeping up with new developments by reading the relevant medical literature, regularly attending professional conferences, and always learning about time-honored and new medical insights and forms of treatment. Within the field of neurosurgery, I can provide my clients with additional insights from the standpoint of causation of injury, the standard of care, pre-existing conditions, the necessity and appropriateness of medical care, the reasonableness of charges for care rendered, the endpoint of treatment (i.e. MMI), impairment rating, as well as the need for, and estimated cost of, future medical care. Please refer to my two websites for additional details regarding...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Massachusetts
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Minnesota
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Morristown, New Jersey
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

New York
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Taras and Diana Grosh, MD Blackout Anesthesia Consultants

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Anesthesiology, Pain Management - Medicine - Regional Anesthesia, Orthopedic Surgery, Peripheral Nerve Block, Nerve Block Catheter, Acute pain, Nerve injury, Opioids/Opiates, Wrong side surgery, Epidural, Spinal, Spinal cord stimulator, CRPS, local anesthetic, ambulatory pump, Neuroanesthesia, neurosurgery, craniotomy, stroke, CVA
Drs. Grosh and Ayubcha are board certified and fellowship trained assistant professors of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Ayubcha trained in Neuro-Anesthesia at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the Director of Anesthesia: Radiology, Neuro-radiology, and Neuro-Interventional Radiology, and Co-director of the NeuroAnesthesiology fellowship at Penn Medicine. She specializes in neurosurgical as well as neurointerventional radiology anesthesia related to pathologies of the brain such as tumor resection, brain aneurysm clipping and coiling, and acute stroke management. Dr. Ayubcha is enrolled in the M.L. Program at University of Pennsylvania Law School and lectures on impacts of anesthesia on neuromuscular skeletal diseases and medical legal cases. Dr. Taras Grosh is fellowship trained in Regional Anesthesia Acute Pain and Chronic Pain from Tufts School of Medicine - Baystate. He is the Director of Lamont R...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Pennsylvania
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...

Diana Kraemer, MD Diana Kraemer, MD, PLLC

Seattle, Washington
Neurological Surgery, Brain Injury Medicine - Neurosurgeon, Spine, Spinal Cord Injury, Whiplash, Work Injury, Brain Injury, Concussion, Epilepsy, Headache, Migraine, Car Accident, MVA, Pseudoseizures, Movement Disorders, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Neurosurgery, IMEs
Dr. Kraemer is Board Certified in Neurological Surgery. She received her medical training at UCLA, Duke, and Yale. She is particularly interested in cognition, epilepsy, movement disorders, spinal disorders, spinal cord injury, headache, migraine, whiplash, depression, and chronic pain. Her neurosurgical clinical practice focuses on a patient-centered, holistic approach to the complex factors involved with advanced or longstanding neurological conditions. She enjoys providing comprehensive evaluations, second opinions, or independent examinations to the patient or claimant when a multi-factorial approach to return to wellness is required. Dr. Kraemer has decades of experience dealing with difficult, complex, neurosurgical and neurological diagnoses, including • Spinal cord injuries, syringomyelia • Traumatic Brain Injuries • Recovery or Rehabilitation after Spinal Surgery • Chronic Pain • Spinal Cord Stimulation • Movement Disorders • Epilepsy, epilepsy surgery, and pseu...

Jeffrey M Politsky, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), CSCN, FACNS

Washington
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Amnesia, Ataxia, Brain Stim, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion, Conversion D/O, Dementia, EEG, Encephalitis, Encephalopathy, Epilepsy, ICU, Intra-cranial Hemorrhage, IOM, Migraine, Meningitis, Mood D/O, Muscle D/O, Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Seizures, Parkinson's, Stroke, TBI, Toxicology,
Board certified in Canada & USA in neurology, neurophysiology, electroencephalography. BSc (neuroscience & psychology) and MSc (pharmacology and toxicology) - University of Toronto; MD (University of Western Ontario; Residency (Int Med/Neurology) - University of British Columbia; Epilepsy Fellowship (2 yr) - Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital. Epilepsy Program Director - Medical College of Georgia (past); Epilepsy Program Director (adult & pediatric) - Atlantic Neuroscience Institute; Capital Health Systems (current); Author of several publications, chapters, invited reviews. Member of several organizations - American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation, Critical Care EEG Monitoring Research Consortium, Neurocritical Care Society, Society for Neuro-Oncology. Director, Brain Tumor-Related Epilepsy Research Consortium. > 15 years experience as expert witness/consultant ...