Gary W Tamkin, MD, FACEP Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Additional States: Arizona and Oregon
  • Company: Gary W Tamkin MD Inc
  • Phone: (925) 786-8469
  • Cell: (925) 786-8469
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medical Services

Keywords/Search Terms:

General emergency medical malpractice including all sizes of EDs:small community to tertiary academic, EMS, paramedic, law enforcement,helicopter,administration,disruptive physician


B.A., Brown University; M.D., University of California Irvine

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

I am a board-certified emergency medicine physician. I have been called upon to express opinions in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, negligence, standard of care, and causation. I am involved in both plaintiff and defense cases. My qualifications include: o Award-winning emergency medicine physician in active practice with 30 years clinical experience. o Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine (Volunteer) at University of California San Francisco School of Medicine o Current VP of company that staffs 500 emergency departments, helping to oversee more than 5000 providers in risk management and quality assurance issues o Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians o Past President of the California Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians o Medical Director of California Highway Patrol o Extensive publication and speaking experience in the area of emergency medicine o Experienced expert witness I pride myself in timely and complete review of all matters. Thank you very much for your consideration.