Clive M. Segil, MD, FRCS, FACS Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Forensic Med. Group
  • Phone: (626) 415-0032
  • Cell: 626 324 9657
  • Fax: 626 606 3995
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Orthopedic Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Focus:

Orthopedics, Spine Expert, Fractures Expert, Hip, Knee Expert, Joint Replacements, Arthritis, Orthopedic Complications


MD, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

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Additional Information

Clive Segil, M.D., is renowned internationally as a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He has treated thousands of patients over five decades in South Africa, the United Kingdom, Israel, Canada and The United States. Dr Segil’s specialties are spine and scoliosis, hip and knee replacements, all diseases related to the musculoskeletal system. He received his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and served his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Johannesburg General Hospital. Dr. Segil is licensed in California and Nevada. He has been an Expert for the past forty years testifying in hundreds of cases for both for defense and plaintiff. Cases involving medical malpractice, personal injury, all surgical and non-surgical orthopedic conditions, functional impairment, negligence and standard of care issues. Dr. Segil has a reputation for being eloquent and convincing in pretrial depositions and in trail and mediation, and in post verdict jury polls he is found to be credible and to have the right communication skills to justify serious consideration of his testimony by jurors in making their decisions. Dr. Segil is an Attending Orthopedic Surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and also has served there as Clinical Chief of Orthopedic Surgery and is a past member of the Cedars-Sinai Spine and Joint Replacement Institutes.