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Contact this Expert Witness
- Company: LaKesha Legree, MD, PLLC dba "Wellness Elev8ted"
- Phone: 704.220.3087
- Cell: 704.993.1066
- Website: www.drlegree.com
Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness
Specialty Focus:Opioid/Fentanyl epidemic expert, Anesthesia Intra-operative Management (Trauma surgery, General surgery, and Obstetrics) , Ultrasound guided blocks, off label Ketamine use, Ketamine for chronic pain, Cannabis for pain, difficult intubations, hypoxia, hypotension and wrongful death.
Education:BS, The University of Notre Dame; MD, The University of Iowa
Years in Practice:12
Duke Fellowship Regional Anesthesia recipient. Emory University School of Medicine Faculty, Dept. of Anesthesiology at Grady Hospital. Over 15 years in active clinical practice. University of Notre Dame graduate in South Bend, IN. Cornell- New York Presbyterian Hospital trained in General Anesthesiology. Extensive ultrasound guided regional anesthesia and block placement at the infamous orthopedic focused Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. Intense training at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Hospital in New York. Teaching and mentoring experience. Completed SEAK expert witness training. Trial (testifying) and deposition experience. Medical chart review, consultation and reporting experience. Consultations with legal teams to assist with the interpretation of medically related case information to aid in obtaining favorable case outcomes. Former Ketamine Clinic owner and expert in off label Ketamine use for depression, suicidal ideations and chronic pain. As a trusted medical professional, Dr. Legree is respected for her clinical anesthesiology expertise and interpersonal communication skills, Dr. Legree is a favorite amongst many. She has been featured on MSNBC, the Huffington Post, WCNC Charlotte, and on katiecouric.com. Visit her website and social media handles to learn more: www.drlegree.com/@drlegree (instagram, facebook, twitter). Please send all communications to [email protected].