Steven D. Kamajian, DO, CMD, FACOFP Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

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  • Company: Solo Practitioner
  • Phone: 818-957-2007
  • Cell: 818-519-0120
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Nursing Homes and Hospice and Palliative Care

Keywords/Search Terms:

Geriatrics, Life Care Planning, Long Term Care, Managed Care & HMOs, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Homes, Personal Injury, Undue Influence


Doctor of Osteopathy , Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine ; Bachelor of Science, St. Joseph’s University ; Board Certified, Family Medicine, AOBFP; Certified Medical Director, American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Experienced Expert. Speedy and Objective Records Reviews; Standard of Care, Causation and Damages Opinions, including Life Expectancy and Future Care Costs; Comprehensive Report Writing. Balanced plaintiff/defense work. References Available on Request. Dr. Kamajian has worked as a geriatrician, family physician, medical director, and hospice physician in Southern California since 1985. He is a past president and current board member of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians - California (ACOFPCA), which is the state chapter of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP). Dr. Kamajian is a specialty peer reviewer in geriatrics, long-term care, and family medicine for ACOFPCA’s journal, Osteopathic Family Physician, which has a bi-monthly monthly print circulation of over 9,000. He attends to patients at several local skilled nursing facilities and multiple assisted living facilities. Dr.Kamajian is the Medical Director at Hillcrest Hospice in Burbank, CA, and Ararat Nursing Home, an organization providing a home for over 400 residents and serving as a multi-purpose community center in the north end of San Fernando Valley. In addition to his Board Certification in Family Medicine, he is a Certified Medical Director (CMD) for nursing homes under the auspices of the American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (ABPLM). Dr. Kamajian is a Top 10 Finalist for the 2009 J.H. Kanter Award, the American Osteopathic Foundation’s 2009 Physician of the Year, the 2010 AstraZeneca recipient of the Spirit of Humanity award, and Adventist Health’s 2011 Physician of the Year. He is a published author with 17 published articles, and was the keynote speaker of the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California 2017 Fall Convention, along with being a featured speaker at OMED (American Osteopathic Association’s national convention) and at The Estes Park Institute.