RICHARD S HAROLD, DMD, BS (Pharmacy), JD Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Dentist and Pain Management - Medicine

Specialty Focus:

Pharmacology, Dental Risk Management, Opioid, Prescription Writing, Dental Regulations, Record Keeping, Dental Malpractice, Dental Standards of Care, Oral Surgery, Expert Dental Witness


DMD, Tufts University School of Dental Mediine; JD, New England Law; BS (Pharmacy), Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Dr. Harold is known as one of the best qualified dental experts in the United States with an impressive interdisciplinary background with earned degrees in Dentistry, Pharmacy and Law. While reviewing dental treatment records in professional liability cases, Dr. Harold brings his diverse experience in clinical dental medicine, dental therapeutics, treatment planning, dental standards of care, physiology, pathology and pharmacology and regulatory compliance. In addition to his many years as a clinical practicing dentist, Dr. Harold also served as a Full Professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, one of our nations most prestigious dental institutions, as well as consultant to the American Dental Association Council on Dental Practice. After review of documents and treatment records Dr. Harold will promptly provide you with his opinion as to the existence or not of deviations from standard of care guidelines and whether a causal link exists between the patient’s injury and actions of the dentist. Dr. Harold will provide you with an oral or written expert witness report in addition to testimony at depositions, trials and arbitration proceedings if required. Dr. Harold has been retained in dozens of dental injury cases over his 40+ year career because he is ethical, competent, articulate and communicates with confidence in legal settings.