Mikiko Murakami, DO Expert Witness
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General Specialties: Pain Management - Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehab

Specialty Focus: catastrophic, fall, slip, machine, cumulative trauma, amputation, crush injury, ladder, accident, construction, premises liability, stair, step, scaffold, sidewalk, motor vehicle accident, forklift accident, truck accident

Education: DO, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine; PM&R Residency, Mount Sinai Hospital; Pain Medicine Fellowship, UCSD

Years in Practice: 9+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 5+


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Dr. Mikiko Murakami has served under oath as on medical legal cases, using her expertise in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R). She will review, summarize and analyze medical records and perform independent medical exams (IMEs). She has been a Qualified Medical Examiner (QME) for the Department of Worker's Compensation (DWC) since 2018, leading her to become an Expert Witness. Publications and lecture topics include: neuromodulation (spinal cord stimulator), acupuncture, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), musculoskeletal pain, acupuncture, regenerative medicine and integrative medicine. Dr. Murakami has served many attorneys and claimants in cases involving: * Falls * Motor vehicle accidents * Construction accidents * Premises liability * Ladder accidents * Forklift accidents * Cumulative trauma * Product liability * Abuse * Crush Injuries Dr. Murakami has served claimants who have suffered conditions such as: * Spinal cord injuries * Spinal cord stimulator failures * Low back injuries * Neck injuries * Shoulder injuries * Rotator cuff tears * Knee injuries * Hip injuries * Fractures * Ampuations * Degenerative arthritis * Lacerations * Headaches * Traumatic brain injuries * Head injuries * Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) * Depression * Insomnia * Memory loss * Medical Malpractice In her private practice located in the Bay Area of California, Dr. Murakami uses an integrative approach to rehabilitating pain, which includes spine injections, joint injections, nerve blocks, spinal cord stimulator trials/implants, regenerative medicine, osteopathy and acupuncture. Dr. Murakami's reputable services can be noted in: - Health Grades (https://www.healthgrades.com/physician/dr-mikiko-murakami-bvrjz) - Yelp (https://www.yelp.com/biz/mikiko-murakami-do-campbell) - Google (https://www.google.com/maps/place/Mikiko+Murakami,+DO/@37.293384,-121.9610979,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m7!3m6!1s0x808e35a3a146c47