Richard A. Rubenstein, M.D. Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Board Certified Neurologist
  • Phone: 415-924-1340
  • Cell: 415-250-0695
  • Fax: 415-924-5259
  • Website: www.rrubenstein.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Legal Medicine and Neurology

Specialty Focus: headaches, concussions, epilepsy, whiplash, discogenic disease, peripheral nerve injury, fibromyalgia, thoracic outlet syndrome, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, carbon monoxide poisoning, electrocution, Alzheimer's, non-Alzheimer's dementia

Education: B.A., Amherst College; Doctor of Medicine, Boston University; M.D.,

Years in Practice: 36+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 80+


Additional Information

Fellow of American Academy of Neurology. Certified, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology, University of California Hospitals, San Francisco, California 1979-1994 (UCSF). Active clinical practice. Highly-experienced expert witness (500+ cases, 300+ depositions, 30+ trials, 20+ arbitrations) and independent medical examiner (3,000+ IMEs). Also experiences in fitness for duty examinations, disability evaluations, and chart reviews. Medical-legal matters addressed include: headaches, concussions, epilepsy, whiplash, discogenic disease, peripheral nerve injury, fibromyalgia, thoracic outlet syndrome, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, carbon monoxide poisoning, electrocution, Alzheimer's, non-Alzheimer's dementia, traumatic brain injury, behavioral disorders, trauma, ms/Parkinson's disease, long-term disability.