Omar Darwish, MS, DO Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: The University of California, Irvine
  • Phone: (714) 887-4809
  • Cell: (714) 887-4809
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Hospitalist and Internal Medicine

Specialty Focus:

Board Certified Internal Medicine, Preoperative Medicine Specialist, Academic Hospitalist, Anticoagulation Expert

Education:

B.S., The Ohio State University; M.S., The Ohio State University; D.O. , Tour University of Osteopathic Medicine

Years in Practice:

11

Additional Information

Dr. Omar Darwish is board certified in Internal Medicine and is a full-time practicing Hospitalist at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center in Orange, California. He received his residency training in internal medicine at St. Mary Medical Center and Harbor UCLA. He also completed a chief year in internal medicine. Dr. Darwish is available for expert witness consultations to both defense and plaintiff attorneys. He has provided expert review on cases such as sepsis, anticoagulation, sacral decubitus ulcers, and large case regarding claims of medical necessity. He has also worked as a medical consultant in reviewing Veteran Disability Claims. Dr. Darwish has been the coordinator of the Morbidity and Mortality Conferences for the Department of Medicine since 2013. He reviews cases that involve unexpected complications or deaths and creates a learning conference by providing teaching points to the medicine faculty, residents, and medical students. Dr. Darwish performs preoperative evaluations for high risk patients undergoing intermediate and high risk surgeries.