Laura Purdy, MD Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Additional States: Kentucky
  • Phone: (910) 644-8373
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Family Medicine and Hospitalist

Specialty Focus: Military, Pediatrics, Family Practice, Hospitalist, Midlevel Supervision, Primary Care, Sepsis, Heart Failure, Diabetes, Women’s Health, Diabetes, Newborn, High Blood Pressure, Coronary Artery Disease, Urinary Tract Infection, Pyelonephritis, Pneumonia, DVT, Influenza, A-fib, Pulmonary Embolism

Education: MD, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences; BA, Ball State University; Psychology,

Years in Practice: 5


Additional Information

I worked in military healthcare for 12 years in various capacities. Clinical experience with outpatient acute care, outpatient full-scope Family Medicine with OB and pediatrics. Also worked as a full-time hospitalist for a Med/Peds ward, and served as Medical Director for the same unit. Three assignments in Medical Director positions, providing supervision to Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and fellow Physicians. Worked two years as a full-time telemedicine physician with follow on appointment as Practice Medical Director, still currently in that position. Advisor to high-level corporate and military leaders and extensive experience briefing senior ranking officials and corporate leaders. Expert witness experience includes case review, affidavit and expert report creation and trial preparation. I have worked with both prosecution and defendant counsel on medical malpractice and criminal cases.