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General Specialties: Endocrinology and Diabetes

Specialty Focus: Thyroid, Diabetes, Hypoglycemia, Osteoporosis, Pituitary, Adrenal, Hypertension, Lipids, Cholesterol, Testosterone, Hypogonadism, Thyroid cancer, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Ketoacidosis, Hypercalcemia, Hyperparathyroidism, Hypoparathyroidism, Prolactin, Steroids, Aldosterone, Cortisol

Education: BS, Case Western Reserve University; MD, Case Western Reserve University

Years in Practice: 39

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 10


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Stanford-trained Board-Certified Endocrinologist Active clinical practice Fellow, American College of Endocrinology Vice President American College of Endocrinology, New Mexico Chapter Experienced public speaker: Over 90 lectures to physicians, nurses and lay people 14 depositions and 5 court appearances since 1995 32 hours expert witness training from SEAK Reliable, efficient, available Excellent witness Dr. Robert Bernstein is a Board Certified Endocrinologist who was in private practice in Santa Fe, New Mexico, from 1979. through February 2016. He is now a Consultant Physician in Diabetes and Endocrinology for La Familia Medical Center in Santa Fe, and also for Navicent Health Systems, Macon, Georgia. Dr. Bernstein earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve School of Medicine in 1970, did his internship and residency at Boston City Hospital from 1970-1975, and his Fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Stanford University Medical Center from 1975-1977. Dr. Bernstein belongs to the following professional organizations: The Endocrine Society American Diabetes Association American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Dr. Bernstein also serves on the editorial board of the journal, Endocrine Research. Over the past 23 years, Dr. Bernstein has reviewed numerous charts for appropriateness of care, and has done fourteen depositions and has appeared in court as an expert on several occasions. Attorneys with whom Dr. Bernstein has worked have described him as highly professional, reliable, efficient, and an excellent witness. He is able to explain complicated medical problems in a way that attorneys, judges, and juries easily understand. References available below and on request.