Contact Information

  • Company: Institute for Nerve Medicine
  • Phone: 310 314-6410
  • Cell: 310 621-1983
  • Website: www.nervemed.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Neurological Surgery and Spine Surgery & Spine Care

Specialty Focus: Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI), Nerve injury, Patents, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Brain injury, closed head injury, lumbar fusion, piriformis syndrome, pudendal nerve, thoracic outlet syndrome, nerve entrapment

Education: MD, University of Chicago; PhD, Harvard; JD, Concord Law School

Years in Practice: 18

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 60


Additional Information

Experience in patent litigation, head injury, spine injury, failed surgery, reparative surgery, nerve imaging, imaging for closed head injury. Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS). Board Certified in Neurosurgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery. Fellowship trained in Complex Spinal Surgery. Fellowship trained in complex nerve surgery. Section Editor - Youmans Neurological Surgery - Peripheral Nerve. Guidelines Committee member for national spinal surgery guidelines from American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Lieutenant Colonel (retired) - United States Army Reserve - Commander 1466th Neurosurgical Medical Team. Faculty UCLA Comprehensive Spine Center. Medical Director Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles. Experience with insurance and ERISA litigation, patent litigation, med mal, personal injury.