Chris Burke, MD, FACEP Expert Witness

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Additional States: California and Oregon
  • Phone: 503-550-3652

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care Medicine

Specialty Focus:

Airway Management,Sepsis,Appendicitis,Heart Attack,Stroke,Aortic Dissection,Pulmonary Embolism,Trauma,Ectopic Pregnancy,Critical Care,Torsion (ovarian, testicular),Litigation Defense,Insurance Claims,Aortic Aneurysm


MD, University of Sydney School of Medicine; BS, Pacific University

Years in Practice:


Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:


Additional Information

I am Board Certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM). I currently practice in a high volume community hospital in a major metropolitan area. ED volume >80k patients per year. I am a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. Well versed in the standard of care in Emergency Medicine as a full time practicing physician. Trusted to provide impartial and comprehensive evaluations based on the facts of the case. I assist plaintiff and defense medical malpractice attorneys establish the standard of care, and identify breaches in compliance. I have experience in preparing strategies in defense of litigation for health system attorneys, as well as reviewing third party claims and independent QA reviews. Experience with credentials committee at community hospitals