Igor Melnychuk, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Wound Care and Infectious Diseases

Specialty Focus:

Sepsis, septic shock, surgical infections, prosthetic joint infections, necrotizing fasciitis, COVID-19, lymphedema, hospital infection, pressure ulcer, bedsore, diabetic foot ulcer, leg ulcer, leg amputation, retained wound dressings, wound vac, burns, nursing homes, assisted living, cause of death


MD degree, Karl-Franzens University, Graz, Austria; Internal Medicine Residency, Montefiore Medical Center North, Albert Eistein College of Medicine, NYC, NY; Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Physician Certified in Wound Care-CMET, Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

I am actively practicing Wound Care and Infectious Diseases and have over a decade of experience in both areas. I have worked in a variety of practice settings and am knowledgeable about corresponding standards of care. I provide expertise and have testified in both Wound Care and Infectious Disease-related cases. I teach medical students and perform peer reviews for one of the leading national wound care journals, "Advances in Skin & Wound Care." Besides being Board Certified in Infectious Diseases and CMET-Certified in Wound Care, I am also Board Certified in Internal Medicine. In addition, I hold certifications in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Lymphedema Therapy. I ranked in the top 10% of doctors in training nationally and have stayed current with general medical topics throughout my career as a subspecialist. In 2022, I received a national award for Outstanding Contributions to Wound Care. While being detail-oriented, I am able to see the big picture of a case. I am apt at analyzing complex medical facts, synthesizing and presenting them in a digestible form to a lay audience. I provide a prompt and thorough expert opinion, and my well-researched reports reflect the standards of care at the given time. Trial Experienced. All proceeds from my medicolegal work are donated to national and international charities and non-profits.