Dan Field, MD, FACEP Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Emergency Medicine and Forensic Medicine

Specialty Focus: case triage, case evaluation, case feasibility, general medicine, chief medical officer, injury, strangulation, domestic violence, board certified, homicide, urgent care, criminal law, gunshot wounds, firearms, abem, utilization management, medical malpractice, compensation, stab wounds, jail

Education: Medical Doctorate, University of California, San Francisco; Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of California, Irvine; Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati ; Internship, Highland Hospital

Years in Practice: 33

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 15+


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Dr. Field is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. His practice spans more than 30 years with experience and training in medical emergencies, trauma, stab wounds, gunshot wounds, motor vehicle accidents, dog bites, broken bones, police use of force, and injury care. Dr. Field, a Reserve Deputy, serves the Sacramento County Sheriff SED (SWAT) team as a medical control officer. He has small arms training and previously held a federal firearms dealer license. Dr. Field also serves the California Medical Board as an Expert Consultant and Reviewer. Dr. Field qualified as an expert witness / consultant for cases involving gunshot wounds, assault, domestic violence, cardiovascular health, medical malpractice, utilization management, sex crimes, car crash, strangulation, and more. Dr. Field, as MDexperts' Panel chair, provides case triage and feasibility review in addition to serving as an expert. When other specialty expertise is required, Dr. Field can consult with 80,000 medical professionals in every specialty and locality to find the right expert for a particular case. No charge for phone consultation.