Rectal Cancer Expert Witnesses

Rectal cancer 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 rectal cancer. The rectal cancer expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Colon & Rectal Surgery, Family Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Oncology, and Radiation Oncology.

Heath Beckham, MD Alabama Colon and Rectal Institute

Birmingham, Alabama
Colon & Rectal Surgery - Colon cancer, Rectal cancer, Colorectal, Colonoscopy, Colon polyp, Diverticulitis, Hemorrhoids, Proctology, Anal Fissure, Anal abscess, Anal fistula, Anal cancer, Laparoscopic surgery, Robotic colon surgery
I am board certified in both Colon and Rectal Surgery and General Surgery, with more than 10 years experience in private practice since 2009 in Birmingham, AL. I am involved in teaching general surgery residents from the local hospital system and involved in various hospital committees. My practice is limited to colon and rectal surgery with extensive experience in anorectal surgery, colonoscopy, and robotic and laparoscopic colon surgery.

Kristen E. Rawlett, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP University of Maryland, School of Nursing

Bel Air, Maryland
Nurse Practitioner, Family Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease, Lyme Disease, Stem-Cell Therapy, Long-term COVID, Breast Cancer, Fetal Death, Colon Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Myocardial Infarction, Thyroid Storm, Opioids, Cerebral Aneurysm, Gestational Diabetes
Dr. Rawlett is an established and highly regarded nursing expert in primary care, occupational health, substance use, health assessment, standards of care and health promotion. She has been a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner since 2000 and is a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as well as a leader in Nursing Faculty Governance. Experience witness experience includes approximately 20 cases with deposition and trial testimony focused on Nursing. Dr. Rawlett has been a Registered Nurse for 26 years and for 22 years she has taught nursing students at the doctoral, master’s and baccalaureate levels and helped develop current nursing curriculum. She has a full time appointment as an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland School of Nursing, a Nationally Ranked School of Nursing. Dr. Rawlett multiple peer-reviewed publications along with Research & Educational funding from NIH, AHRQ & Maryland Higher Education Commission.

Eric Lederman, MD, FASCRS

Tyringham, Massachusetts
Colon & Rectal Surgery - Colon cancer, rectal cancer, diverticulitis, colectomy, minimally invasive, laparoscopic, robotic, anastomotic leak, bowel obstruction, fistula, abscess, hemorrhoids, colitis, anal fissure, colostomy, ileostomy, small intestine, inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's, colonoscopy
Dr Lederman is Board certified in General Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery. He was in private practice in St. Louis, MO from 1999-2021, where his practice was limited to colorectal surgery, with extensive experience in minimally invasive colorectal surgery (including robotics), colorectal cancer, diverticulitis and inflammatory bowel disease, as well as anorectal surgery (including TEM/TAMIS) and colonoscopy. Highly experienced reviewer, with approximately 90-100 cases reviewed since 2003; he has testified at trial and/or deposition 20+ times. Excellent communications skills. Licensed in MO, MA and NY. He retired from full time surgical practice in March, 2021 and is currently located in western Massachusetts, where he still practices part-time doing wound care and hyperbaric medicine.

Timothy P. Korytko, MD

Cooperstown, New York
Oncology, Radiation Oncology - Brain tumor, spine tumor, radiation injury, delayed diagnosis, breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, liver cancer, head and neck cancer, lymphoma, skin cancer, rectal cancer, cervix cancer, uterus cancer, sarcoma/soft tissue tumor, radiopharmaceuticals, liver radioembolization, brachytherapy
• Board Certified Radiation Oncologist in active practice over 10 years. • 5+ years in administrative leadership chairing a radiation oncology department. • Columbia University faculty appointment. • Published author in area of radiation oncology. Board certified radiation oncologist with over 10 years clinical experience treating and diagnosing patients with brain tumors, spine tumors, breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, liver cancer, head and neck cancer, lymphoma, skin cancer, rectal cancer, gynecologic cancers, and soft tissue tumors. Extensive clinical experience providing radiation therapy to all areas of the body including the brain, spine, and liver, and in radiopharmaceuticals. Available to provide expert witness services in medical malpractice and personal injury cases in the areas of cancer treatment, treatment-related damages, causation, and claims of delayed cancer diagnosis.

Joshua A. Katz, MD

Memphis, Tennessee
Colon & Rectal Surgery - Colon Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Anal Cancer, Crohn‘s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Diverticulitis, Fecal Incontinence, Constipation, Anorectal Abscess, Anal Fistula, Anal Fissure, Hemorrhoids, Condyloma, Anal Dysplasia, Colostomy, Ileostomy, Preoperative Care, Postoperative Care
Dr Katz brings 9 years of surgical training and 20 years of surgical practice to the care of patients with colorectal diseases. He practices robotic, laparoscopic and open abdominal surgery, and anorectal surgery. He is Medical Director of the Wound Ostomy Clinic at St. Francis Hospital, where he cares for patients with ileostomy and colostomy issues. Dr. Katz seeks to care for each patient with the best possible treatment at the proper time. Dr Katz takes pride in using his significant public speaking experience to help people understand challenging medical concepts.