Contact Information

  • Company: Emergency Medicine Expert
  • Phone: (650) 577-8635
  • Website: www.drwapen.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Emergency Medicine and Legal Medicine

Specialty Focus: Veteran, VA Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine expert, Emergency Room, Emergency Room expert, ER Expert, injury evaluation

Education: MD, West Virginia University School of Medicine; BS, Pennsylvania State University

Years in Practice: 40

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 25


Additional Information

Experienced emergency physician, teacher, public speaker and veteran offers consultation, chart review and testimony as an expert witness for plaintiff, prosecution or defense regarding litigation arising from or involving the Emergency Department. I have practiced emergency medicine for 37-years, served 8-years in the USAFR, am a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians, and am a member of the Forensic Expert Witness Association and The Society of Forensic Engineers & Scientists. I am licensed to practice medicine in the State of California. I am familiar with the standard of care for emergency physicians and physician extenders (physician assistants & nurse practitioners) working as emergency medicine providers and have qualified as an expert witness in emergency medicine at medical malpractice and/or criminal trials in the States of California, Alaska, Idaho, Michigan, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada & Florida.