James L Pearle, MD Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Company: Western Pulmonary Medical Group, Inc.
  • Phone: 714-446-8702
  • Cell: 714-337-3797
  • Fax: 714-525-2669
  • Website: pearlepulmonary.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Specialty Focus:

occupational lung disease, hospitalist medicine, sleep apnea, apnea, COPD, asthma, asbestosis, critical care medicine, lung cancer, pneumonia, chronic bronchitis,medical malpractice


BA Biology, University of Chicago; MD, New York Medical College; Internal Medicine, George Washington University; Pulmonary Fellowship, University of Illinois

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Additional Information

Asbestosis and Occupational Lung Diseases with national expertise and publications. Medical Malpractice. Sleep Disorders, Hyperbaric Medicine, Hospitalist, Pulmonary , Critical care and Internal Medicine. Former Medical Director Kindred Hospital, Former Hospital Chief of Staff, Director of Hospital Respiratory Therapy, President Western Pulmonary Medical Group, Inc, President Southern California Hospitalist Network, Independent Medical Examiner, President and Principal Investigator California Research Medical Group, Inc. (over 125 trials as PI), over 100 depositions and trials. Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians, Former Assistant Professor, UCLA School of Medicine. Clinical Professor of Medicine, UC Irvine School of Medicine Chairman, Physician Well-Being Committee, St. Jude Medical Center