LISA S TURNER, MPAS, PA-C, MPLC Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Emergency Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Focus: Sepsis, wounds, drug abuse, post op complications, orthopeadic injuries, ectopic pregnancy, cerebral vascular events, head injuries, myocardial infarctions, pediatrics, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia, abdominal complaints: GI bleed, small bowel obstruction, ischemic bowel.

Education: Bachelors in Science, University of Oregon; Masters in Science, Physician Assistant Studies, Loma Linda University

Years in Practice: 12


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I am a licensed Physician Assistant and currently practicing emergency medicine in California. I work in both level 1 and level 2 trauma centers. Prior to emergency medicine, I practiced in both orthopaedics and neurosurgery. I specialize in support for healthcare related litigation involving Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners. Provide unbiased expert witness support, opinions, analysis and testimony in a variety of specialties. A comprehensive review of medical records provided to capture relevant data,to provide a clear and concise report of the facts for review. Evaluating cases to assess strengths and problems from a medical standpoint to aid in determining causation, impairment and/or appropriateness of care in: -Malpractice -Negligence -Personal injury -Wrongful death NCCPA (National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants) AAPALM (American Academy of Physician Assistants in Legal Medicine) MPLC - Medical Professional Legal Consulting certificate ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support ENLS - Emergency Neurological Life Support