John Galanis, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Galanis Cataract and Laser Eye Center
  • Phone: (314) 633-8575
  • Cell: (314) 283-4644
  • Fax: (314) 743-8399
  • Website:

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Ophthalmology and Optometry

Specialty Focus:

cataract surgery malpractice, glaucoma surgery malpractice, LASIK, PRK, refractive surgery, implant lens, vision loss, eye trauma, , cornea, retina, optic nerve, orbit, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, ophthalmology, ophthalmologist, macula, retinal detachment, patent litigation.


Glaucoma Fellowship, University of Southern California School of Medicine; Residency in Ophthalmology, St. Louis University School of Medicine; MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine; BSEE, Washington University in St. Louis

Years in Practice:


Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:


Additional Information

• Expert in glaucoma – fellowship trained in medical and surgical management of glaucoma • Expert in cataract surgery - performed over 35,000 cataract procedures • Expert in laser refractive surgery and LASIK – 25 years of experience in refractive surgery • Excellent communication skills -experienced speaker to public and medical professionals • 25 years of experience as an expert witness in ophthalmology • Experienced in deposition and trial testimony • Available for plaintiff and defense cases • I deliver reviews in a timely and efficient manor • [email protected] • Feel free to call me on my cell phone (314) 283-4644 – if I do not answer immediately it likely means I am with patients so leave a message and I will return your call promptly Experienced in patent litigaton.