Second Opinion Expert Witness

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Second opinion 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 second opinion. The second opinion expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Chiropractic, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Legal Medicine, Neuropsychology, Pain Management - Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehab, Podiatry, and Psychology.

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Fardad Baroumand, MD

Los Gatos , California
Pain Management - Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehab - Pain (spine, nerve, joint, soft tissue), Interventional pain management (epidural steroid/other injections, nerve blocks), Opioids/pain medications, Second opinion, Ineffective/failed spine/other surgeries, Complex/catastrophic cases, CRPS/RSD, Back pain, Radiculopathy, Management of chronic pain
Fardad Baroumand, MD is a distinguished medical-legal evaluator, and the designated evaluator for the fields of Pain Medicine and PM&R by ExamWorks Inc. (the largest national provider of Independent Medical Evaluations). He is a prominent California State Qualified Medical Evaluator and a member of California Division of Workers Compensation expert panel. Dr. Baroumand is a double board-certified subspecialist, practicing in the fields of Pain Medicine and PM&R. He has established the reputation of "the go-to guy" for the most complex and challenging cases, both in the medical and the medical-legal sense. He is also the leading physician of complex case management programs for different carriers. Since graduation in the top 10 percentile of his medical school in 1997, Dr. Baroumand has received several awards for clinical excellence and has repeatedly been included in the list of "America's Top Physicians." He completed his subspecialty training at the University of Washington...

Philip J. Obiedzinski, DPM Philip J. Obiedzinski, DPM, PA.

Rutherford, New Jersey
Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery - Foot, Foot Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Podiatrist, foot specialist, IME, second opinion, podiatric medicine & surgery, podiatric surgeon, surgery-foot/ankle, surgeon-podiatrist, expert witness
Solo private practice since 1982, Board Certified in Foot & Ankle Surgery by The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (formerly the American Board of Podiatric Surgery). Since 1993 - expert witness, consultant, case review & testimony for plaintiff & defense, IME's performed, second opinions given, peer review performed, record review. CV, fee schedule & legal case resume available upon request. Former hospital podiatry department head. In addition to the testimony above I have reviewed an additional 154 cases. As of 11-9-19 I have limited my surgical procedures to involve ulcers, abscesses, toenails and skin lesions, with local anesthesia. Cortico-steroid and diagnostic injections are also performed. My weekly patient load has reduced from a high of 120 to approximately 70 patients per week. Senior Attending - Hackensack University Medical Center.

Vivian L Begali, PsyD, LCP, FACPN-ABN, ABPP Dr. Vivian Begali

North Chesterfield, Virginia
Neuropsychology, Psychology - Neuropsychologist, PTSD, Neuropsychological Assessment, Acquired Brain Injury, TBI, Stroke, Neurological Disorders, Chronic Pain, Neuro IMEs, Worker's Compensation, Second Opinion, Capacity/Competency Evaluations, Testamentary Capacity, Dementia, Child/Adolescent/Geriatric Populations
Double board-certified in Clinical Neuropsychology and Clinical Psychology, Independent practitioner with 25+ years of experience. Provide comprehensive neuropsychological assessments to individuals w/ medical, mental, cognitive and physical conditions. Provide expert witness consultation forensic cases, IMEs, medical file review, second opinions, disability, and peer reviews. Expert witness services are used in defense and plaintiff personal injury cases, courtroom testimony, and to provide an objective measurement of neurocognitive status following brain injury, medical and chronic pain conditions, toxic exposure, stroke, work-related injuries, and PTSD. Awarded Fellow Status by National Academy of Neuropsychology and American College of Professional Neuropsychology. Member of ABPP, AACN, INS, APA, NAN, ASCH, Div. 40/42, ACPN. Published on traumatic brain injury, dementia, practice issues, and neuropsychology. Experience in pediatric and adult medical and rehabilitation centers...

Leo F. Romero, DC Chiropractic Physicians, Inc., P.S.

Tacoma, Washington
Chiropractic, Legal Medicine - Standards of Care, Disciplinary Board Experience, Billing Abuse, Ethics & Boundaries Interpretation, Chiropractic Malpractice, Analysis of Occupant Kinematics, Impairment Ratings, Case Reviews, Second Opinions.
• 24 years of practice; • 12 years as a Commissioner for the Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission of WA; 3 years as Chair; • Board Member at University of Western States, Chiropractic College; • IME certification from State of WA Department of Labor and Industries; • Bar and CLE Lecture Experience; • Work on the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners in multiple capacities.