Dinesh John, MD, MMM, FACP Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

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  • Phone: (718) 419-2854

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Hospitalist and Internal Medicine

Specialty Focus:

Internal Medicine, Internist, Hospitalist, Hospitalist Coordination of Care, Patient Safety, Sepsis, Coronary Artery Disease-inpatient Management, Falls, Medication Errors, Health Systems


Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), University of Kerala (India); Doctor of Medicine (MD), Conferred by the State of New York; Master in Medical Management (MMM), Carnegie Mellon University

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Additional Information

Dinesh John MD, MMM, CPE, CLBB, DTM, CHCQM, FACP is an experienced hospitalist with over 11 years of experience in healthcare leadership and inpatient clinical care. He currently practices hospital medicine in Central New York in a diverse array of settings- federal, state, and private hospitals. Dr. John is also an award-winning teacher and has a faculty appointment as a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at SUNY-Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. Dr. John has expertise in the following areas: 1. Hospitalist Medicine- standard of care assessments for patients with sepsis, coronary artery disease (CAD) among other illnesses 3. Patient Safety- falls, medication errors, coordination of care between subspecialists, hospitalists, and primary care providers 4. Health Systems 5. Hospital at Home Programs Dr. John previously held the role of System Chief Quality Officer/Assistant Vice-President for Quality at SUNY-Upstate Healthcare System, a large healthcare organization serving over 1 million people in Upstate NY. In this role, he played a major role in analyzing healthcare process and systems, effecting changes that have positively impacted the quality and safety of healthcare delivery. Dr. John is also an award-winning reviewer of his peers' work, having reviewed clinical manuscripts for prestigious clinical journals such as the Annals of Internal Medicine and the British Medical Journal Open Quality. Dr. John has been board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine since 2010 and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He received his Master of Medical Management (MMM) degree from Carnegie Mellon University and is certified as a Lean Black Belt (CLBB) by the Veterans Health Administration. Dr. John is also a Certified Physician Advisor (CHCQM-PHYADV), and was awarded the designation of Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) by Toastmasters International.