Ophthalmology Expert Witnesses

The SEAK Expert Witness Directory contains a comprehensive list of ophthalmology expert witnesses who testify, consult and provide litigation support on ophthalmology and related issues. Ophthalmology expert witnesses and consultants on this page may form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, and provide expert witness testimony at deposition and trial. The issues and subjects these ophthalmology expert witnesses testify regarding may include: Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Trauma, Vision Loss, Cataract, Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachment, Retina, Cataract Surgery, Endophthalmitis, Lasik, Optic Nerve, Refractive Surgery, Blindness, and Cornea.

Use the search box above to further refine your search for ophthalmology expert witnesses by keyword and state. Attorneys contact the experts directly – with no middleman.

Andrew F. Calman, MD, PhD Premier Eyecare

Ophthalmology, Optometry - Cataract,Glaucoma,Diabetic Retinopathy,eye,vision,eye injury,eye injuries,retina,eye surgery,vision loss,patent,antitrust
Past President of the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and Associate Clinical Professor at UC-San Francisco, Dr. Andrew Calman brings comprehensive expertise in eye diseases, injuries and surgery, as well as outstanding availability and responsiveness. Attorneys have repeatedly praised Dr. Calman's deposition and courtroom skills. Most cases have settled favorably after his expert report or deposition. Dr. Calman is also knowledgeable about pharmacological patent and antitrust issues including Hatch-Waxman, Paragraph IV filings, inter parte review and BPCIA. Dr. Calman has served as an Ophthalmology Expert for the Medical Board of California, Associate Examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology,and has developed national eye care policy with the Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has an active private practice in San Francisco's Mission District, treating a wide variety of medical and surgical eye problems. D...

Ellen E Anderson Penno, MS MD Diplomate ABO FRCSC Ellen E. Anderson Penno PC

Calgary, Alberta
Ophthalmology, Laser Surgery - General Ophthalmology Refractive Surgery Laser Eye LASIK PRK
Board Certified in US & Canada

Expert Ophthalmology Witness, Todd A Lefkowitz - MD

Phoenix, Arizona
Ophthalmology - cataract surgery malpractice, retinal surgery malpractice, glaucoma surgery malpractice, strabismus surgery malpractice, LASIK issues, neuroophthalmology, injuries
trial testimony given in USA and South Africa, case experience in 25 states, plaintiff and defense, attorneys very satisfied with my services, former Physician Member Arizona Medical Board, depositions by video easily accomplished, 3 time Jeopardy winner in 1991, Clinical Professor, Banner University Hospital, Phoenix, AZ, Review of Records, Written Reports Prepared in a Timely Manner, Examinations Available, Phi Beta Kappa, MENSA, Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member, ESCRS and ASCRS, Ophthalmology Consultant and Hospitalist, Banner Health, AZ

Nathan J. Abraham, MD Abraham Eye Center

Valencia, California
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Eye trauma, ruptured globe, retinopathy, cataract surgery, LASIK surgery, PRK, laser vision correction, refractive surgery, refractive lens exchange, SMILE, cornea, corneal transplants, corneal ulcers, pterygium surgery, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, retina, vision loss, blindness, endophthalmitis
My Vision Is To Improve Sight!TM"; the slogan I created, trademarked, and use as a compass to guide to how I treat every patient, every visit. I am a Board Certified, solo-practice comprehensive ophthalmologist that specializes in cataract, cornea, and refractive surgery. I completed internship in Internal Medicine at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, CA. I then went on to ophthalmology training at Howard University in Washington, D.C. I continued training with completion of a fellowship in Cornea, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery at the prestigious UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute in Los Angeles, CA. I am certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO) and an active member of the American Association of Ophthalmology (AAO). I have also been involved in clinical research studies aimed at maximizing visual outcomes in patients with high degrees of irregular astigmatism undergoing cataract surgery. My research experience in ophthalmology has helped guide my clinical p...

Duane M Bryant, M.D. Duane M. Bryant, M.D.

Chula Vista, California
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Ophthalmologist, Cataract, Glaucoma, Ophthalmic Trauma, Intra-vitreal Injection, Eye Injury, Diabetic Retinopathy, Vein Occlusion, Macular Degeneration, Vision Loss/Impairment, Life Care Planning, Nexus Letters
I am a seasoned ophthalmologist with over 30 years of clinical experience with cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, branch vein occlusion, central retinal vein occlusion. Surgical experience with cataracts, glaucoma, laser surgery for glaucoma, laser surgery for diabetic retinopathy, laser surgery for central vein occlusion and branch retinal vein occlusion, intravitreal Avastin injections. I have been involved in expert witness, peer chart review and IME work for more than 12 years. I am now doing Life Care Planning for cases of Visual Impairment. In addition, I am available for live video for consultation, deposition, arbitration and mediation.

Andrew F. Calman, MD, PhD Premier Eyecare

San Francisco, California
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Cataract,Glaucoma,Diabetic Retinopathy,eye,vision,eye injury,eye injuries,retina,eye surgery,vision loss,patent,antitrust
Past President of the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and Associate Clinical Professor at UC-San Francisco, Dr. Andrew Calman brings comprehensive expertise in eye diseases, injuries and surgery, as well as outstanding availability and responsiveness. Attorneys have repeatedly praised Dr. Calman's deposition and courtroom skills. Most cases have settled favorably after his expert report or deposition. Dr. Calman is also knowledgeable about pharmacological patent and antitrust issues including Hatch-Waxman, Paragraph IV filings, inter parte review and BPCIA. Dr. Calman has served as an Ophthalmology Expert for the Medical Board of California, Associate Examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology,and has developed national eye care policy with the Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has an active private practice in San Francisco's Mission District, treating a wide variety of medical and surgical eye problems. D...

David Kaye, M.D. Expedient Medicolegal Services

Madera, California
Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology - Standard of Care, Traumatic Injury, Vision Loss, Puncture, Abrasion, Cornea Injury, Retina Injury, Vision Loss, Puncture, Foreign Body, Chemical Injury, Light Sensitivity, Eye Pain, Reduced Night Time Vision, Eye Strain, Optic Nerve, Double Vision, Dry Eyes
Dr. David Kaye is board certified in Ophthalmology by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. He is Fellowship trained in neuro-ophthalmology and refractive surgery and is a comprehensive ophthalmologist. He is also a Fellow of the Legal College of Medicine (J.D) and holds specialized certifications in LASIK, Automated Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK), and Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK). In addition to his broad personal background, he also comes from a family of eight active ophthalmologists. Dr. Kaye has a successful practice in the Central Valley of California. Dr. Kaye is widely respected for consistently providing the most advanced medical technology to his patients. Dr. Kaye introduced Laser Vision Correction to the Central Valley in 1996. He also pioneered disposable contact lenses in the U.S.A. and was awarded patents for his research on detecting glaucoma. He has been performing refractive surgery for over 20 years, including L...

Alexander Knezevic, M.D. Expedient Medicolegal Services

Los Angeles, California
Ophthalmology - Standard of Care, Traumatic Injury, Loss of Vision, Corneal Abrasion, Puncture Wounds, Subconjunctival Hemorrhage, Accidents, Blunt Force Trauma, Surgical Complications, Blurry Vision, Blindness, Detached Retina, Inflammation, Foreign Body, Reduced Vision
Dr. Knezevic completed his ophthalmology training at the prestigious Northwestern University, which has consistently been ranked one of the nation’s top medical schools by U.S. News and World Report. Dr. Knezevic continued his surgical training at University of California - Irvine with a Fellowship in Corneal, Anterior Segment, & Refractive surgery. Dr. Knezevic has published many peer-reviewed articles, presented at national conferences, and written a number of book chapters on the topics of dry eye, corneal surgery, and cataract surgery. He has performed an extensive number of sight-saving surgeries abroad, and has been a visiting physician in both India and Nepal. He is motivated to pass his experience on to the next generation by teaching residents and medical students. He holds appointments as a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at UCLA and Medical Staff at Cedars-Sinai.

Jonathan Macy, MD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Los Angeles, California
Ophthalmology - Standard of Care, Traumatic Injury, Vision Loss, Optic Nerve, Dry Eyes, Abrasions, Lacerations, Vision Loss, Eye Strain, Foreign Bodies, Retinal Detachment, Puncture, Chemical Exposure, Scarring, Cornea Injury, Double Vision, Eye Pain, Blurred Vision, Reduced Peripheral and/or Nighttime Vision
Jonathan Macy is a leading ophthalmologist in Los Angeles. He earned his B.A. and M.D. degrees at Boston University in 1976, with election to Phi Beta Kappa. After graduation, Dr. Macy moved to Los Angeles to do an Internal Medicine internship at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. A subsequent Research Fellowship at the Doheny Eye Institute led to an Ophthalmology residency at U.S.C., which he completed in 1981. Since completion of his Ophthalmology training, Dr. Macy has been in private practice adjacent to the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. In addition to his busy office and surgery practice, Dr. Macy is a Past President of the Beverly Hills District of the Los Angeles County Medical Association. He is a Past President of the California Academy of Ophthalmology and was Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Olympia Hospital. He is a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at both U.S.C. and U.C.L.A. and he is the author of more than 100 chapters, papers and abstracts. Dr. Macy...

Aaron Nagiel, MD, PhD

Los Angeles, California
Ophthalmology - Retina, retinopathy of prematurity, retinal detachment, ocular trauma, ruptured globe, macular hole, vitreoretinal surgery, intravitreal injection, retinopathy, epiretinal membrane, vitrectomy, scleral buckle, endophthalmitis, uveitis, pediatric retina, gene therapy, shaken baby
Dr. Aaron Nagiel is a ophthalmic surgeon at Children's Hospital Los Angeles/ University of Southern California specializing in retinal disease with a special emphasis on disorders affecting children. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Harvard University summa cum laude, and then underwent combined MD and PhD training at Cornell University and The Rockefeller University in New York City. After an internship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Nagiel completed both ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal fellowship at the renowned Stein Eye Institute at UCLA. He treats a broad array of surgical and medical vitreoretinal diseases, including ocular trauma and retinopathy of prematurity. He has authored four book chapters and published over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles.

Jacob Reznik, M.D. Expedient Medicolegal Services

Newport Beach, California
Ophthalmology - Standard of Care, Injury, Loss of Vision, Corneal Abrasion, Puncture Wounds, Subconjunctival Hemorrhage, Accidents, Blunt Force Trauma, Surgical Complications, Blurry Vision, Blindness, Detached Retina, Inflammation, Chemical Burns, Foreign Body
Jacob Reznik, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist, refractive surgeon specializing is modern, all laser cataract and refractive surgery and a founding partner at the Glaucoma Care Center. Dr. Reznik is a third generation physician and second generation ophthalmologist. Specializing as a cataract surgeon with more than 17,000 procedures completed to date. Dr. Reznik has contributed to multiple scientific studies including safety of modern refractive surgery, treatment of ocular infections and age-related macular degeneration. He has several scientific articles published in peer reviewed journals including Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Journal of Refractive Surgery and Expert Review Ophthalmology. He has presented his research findings at global and domestic conferences such as the International Congress of Genetics, American Academy of Ophthalmology National Meeting and the Wilmer Research Association. Dr. Reznik is a member of the American Academy of Ophtha...

Alan L Shabo, MD Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, UCLA/Jules Stein Eye Institute

Beverly Hills, California
Ophthalmology - Eye injuries including retina and orbit, head trauma with concussions/brain injuries, eye surgery complications, diabetic eye diseases, laser procedures, and malpractice for defense and plaintiff
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, UCLA School of Medicine with broad experience in diagnosis and treatment of eye, retina and orbit injuries, eye diseases, head trauma with concussions/brain injuries and surgery complications; malpractice. Former Chief of Ophthalmology at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles; Former Staff Associate at National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland; National Eye Institute Co-Principal Investigator on laser treatment for diabetic retina disease (ETDRS). Appointed Consultant to CA Dept. of Justice; Appointed Ophthalmology Expert for Los Angeles Superior Court.; Author of over 50 publications in peer reviewed journals. Participant in over 200 cases in multiple states; comprehensive record review and Independent Medical Examinations; verbal and written reports provided in a timely manner; depositions/court testimony for defense or plaintiff.

Thomas Tyler, MD, PhD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Redwood City, California
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Vision Impairment, Ocular Disease, Diabetic Retinopathy, Neuroophthalmology, Sight Disorders, Retinal Detachment, Retinal Tear, Macular Degeneration, Optic Nerve, Eye Trauma, Eye Injury, Malpractice, Cataract, Glaucoma, Vision Loss, Surgery, Complications, Standard of Care, Blindness
Thomas Tyler, M.D., Ph.D., Q.M.E., is a board certified ophthalmologist, with extensive experience in the development of medical devices. Dr. Tyler is a graduate of University of Texas Medical School. Dr. Tyler is part of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. He hopes to bring expedient case resolution to any case presented to him as a qualified medical evaluator.

Kerline Marcelin, MD

Connecticut
Ophthalmology, Optometry
American Board of Ophthalmology Certified 2001-present -Hudson Ophthalmology Medical Director; Assistant Clinical Professor in Ophthalmology at New York Eye in Ear Infirmary. Clinical Scope: Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology including Subspecialty training in Glaucoma & expertise Cataract Surgery Dr. Kerline Marcelin is a Board-Certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained glaucoma specialist and surgeon. Kerline Marcelin was born and raised in New York. She received her undergraduate degree from NYU, and earned her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, under an awarded research grant from the National Medical Association and National Institutes of Health. Dr. Marcelin conducted her residency training in Ophthalmology at New York Univiersity Medical Center followed by a Glaucoma Diseases fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, one of the world’s leading eye treatment centers. Dr. Marcelin has practiced comprehensive ophthalmology with a sub-special...

L. Neal Freeman, MD, MBA, CCS-P, CPMA Coding and Physician Reimbursement Analysts, Inc.

Viera, Florida
Medical Coding, Ophthalmology - Expert Surgeon + Coder + Auditor: Fair and reasonable value, Medical coding, physician coding, ophthalmology coding, optometry coding, reimbursement, eye care, coding, Medicare, healthcare fraud, audits, False Claims Act, National Correct Coding Initiative, bundling
Expert Surgeon + Coder + Auditor: L. Neal Freeman, MD, MBA, CCS-P, CPMA is a practicing physician and surgeon and is additionally certified as both a Coding Specialist-Physician-based and a Professional Medical Auditor. He provides expert services in medical coding, reimbursement, and compliance across all specialties. He is available for consultation, research, analysis, report generation, deposition, and trial testimony as an expert witness. He has been retained as an expert for plaintiff and defense. -State Representative, Florida Medicare Carrier Advisory Committee -Chair, Third Party Liaison Committee, Florida Society of Ophthalmology -Chair, Coding and Third Party Reimbursement Committee, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery -Representative, CPT Advisory Committee, American Medical Association -Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida College of Medicine -Chief of Ophthalmology, Holmes Regional Medical Center Areas of expertise ...

Brian D Haas, MD Brian D. Haas, MD, PL

Orlando, Florida
Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery - Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Orbital Surgery, Oculoplastics, Eye Trauma, Ocular Oncology, Botox, Facial Cosmetic Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Facial Fillers, Lid Surgery, Lacrimal Surgery, Restylane
Chairman, Orlando Regional Medical Center, 10 yrs., 1999-2009; Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, UCF School of Medicine, Orlando - current

Lawrence M. Hurvitz, MD Gulf Coast Glaucoma Clinic

Sarasota, Florida
Ophthalmology - Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery
HONORS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS Founder: Sarasota/Manatee Chapter, Nat’l Society to Prevent Blindness Honors Award-American Academy of Ophthalmology “Filtration Surgery Course” Instructor (9 years) Annual Meeting American Academy of Ophthalmology Affiliate Associate Professor of Ophthalmology-University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa Chairman, “Glaucoma 2001 Project”-State of Florida-1996-1998 Medical Consultant, Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration 2000-2005

Pamela R Noel, MD, MPH Amaris Medical Experts

Lutz, Florida
Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine - Amaris Medical Experts, LLC is a multi-specialty Network of Physicians in the field of Infectious Diseases, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Podiatry, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Critical Care, Adult Medicine, Radiology, Cardiology, OB/GYN, Emergency, Pediatrics, Surgery, Heme/Onc, Psychiatry, Urology.
Dr. Pamela Noel graduated, Magna Cum Laude, from Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She received her medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and completed Internal Medicine residency at Johns Hopkins University/Sinai Hospital in Baltimore. She completed fellowship training in Infectious Diseases at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. She also earned a graduate certificate in Infection Control and has a Master of Public Health degree in Public Health Practice at the University of South Florida. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Dr. Noel has served as an infectious disease expert witness, assisting attorneys in various infectious disease related legal cases. She has also performed many independent medical examinations for clients seeking disability insurance due to various acute and/or chronic medical conditions. Dr. Noel joined Infectious Disease Associates o...

E. George Rosanelli, Jr., MD Glaucoma Associates of Florida

Tampa, Florida
Ophthalmology - Expert in all aspects of Ophthalmology (especially Glaucoma): Glaucoma, Vision Loss, Ocular Injuries, Ocular Surgery, Eye, Trauma
Dr. Rosanelli offers effective expert witness services with or without IME (plaintiff or defense) in civil litigation, administrative courts and disciplinary hearings. References available.

Manuel J Chaknis, MD

Atlanta, Georgia
Laser Surgery, Ophthalmology - LASIK surgery, PRK surgery
In practice 24 years/ Board-certified/re-certified Over 30,000 primary LASIK/PRK surgeries Cornea and LASIK fellowship trained Dr. Manuel Chaknis is a board-certified ophthalmologist with over 20 years’ experience. He has diverse experiences in group and solo private practices and corporate ophthalmology, encompassing general ophthalmology, cataracts, LASIK, and corneal diseases and surgery. Dr. Chaknis is an honors graduate of the University of Chicago, attending the College as one of eight academic/athlete scholars in his class. He was elected to Sigma XI scientific society and received research grants for his work at the Eye Research Labs, under the auspices of Drs. Ramesh and Brenda Tripathi. As a graduate student at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Dr. Chaknis completed his M.S. degree while doing ocular research in contact lens infections in conjunction with the Cornea service at Emory University Eye Clinic. Dr. Chaknis completed his fellowship training at Corneal Consu...

Ali Djalilian, MD University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, Illinois
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Cataract, surgery, Pterygium, keratoconus, Cornea Ophthalmology, Optometry, Retina, eye burn, dry eye, chemical, product liability, patent, ocular injury, non lethal projectile injury, paint or pepper ball, MDL
Renowned expert in ophthalmology and corneal surgery. University of Illinois at Chicago professor with expertise in severe corneal injuries (e.g., chemical, burns, flash grenade, ammonia, chlorine, pepper spray, bear spray, paint balls, etc). He is an expert in corneal wound healing disorders, corneal surgery and transplantation. He is an internationally recognized leader and instructor in the management of complex corneal diseases with more than 150 papers and book chapters published. He is also editor-in-chief of the most respected journal related in ocular surface disease. He has interacted with the FDA on clinical studies and has run international clinical trials for treatment of ophthalmologic diseases. He understands the complexity of intellectual property, device, and medication litigation as well as MDL and class action cases. He has been involved in personal injury, medical malpractice, etc. cases on both plaintiff and defense sides. He performs independent medical exam...

Neal A. Sher, MD, FAAO, FACS Medicolegal-Ophthalmology, LLC, University of Minnesota Medical School

Chicago, Illinois
Ophthalmology, Laser Surgery - LASIK, PRK, cataract, glaucoma, refractive surgery, cornea, eye injury, chemical eye injury, laser vision correction, patent, ocular injury, non lethal projectile injury, pain or pepper ball, MDL
A well -known ophthalmic surgeon with over 40 years of experience. Dr. Sher has an active corneal, refractive surgery and ophthalmology practice and specializes in laser vision correction (PRK and related procedures, complications of LASIK). Dr. Sher has been involved in the laser refractive surgery field since its earliest days and was one of the first surgeons in the world to perform excimer therapeutic and laser vision correction. He has performed thousands of cataract surgeries and treated numerous patients with glaucoma. He has authored two textbooks, several monographs and dozens of peer reviewed articles on refractive surgery. He is an Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Dr Sher has reviewed over 250 potential malpractice cases for both defense and plaintiff and malpractice insurers. These include laser vision correction, corneal disease and transplants, cataract surgery, ocular drug toxicity and glaucoma. He holds sever...

Robert W H Mason, MD, MBA

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Ophthalmology - retina, retinal, vitreoretina, vireo-retina, vitreoretinal, vitro-retinal, retinologist, posterior segment, eye trauma, eye surgery, uveitis, ocular trauma, ophthalmology, opthalmology, ophthalmologist, opthalmologist, retinal detachment, floaters, macular hole, cornea
* M.D. from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in the City of New York. * Internship, Ophthalmology Residency, and Cornea & External Disease Fellowship training at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. * High-volume, Private Practice Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship. * Dual Fellowship training creates highly specific acumen in areas of ocular pathology involving both the anterior and posterior segment. * 24 years practicing Ophthalmology. * 14 years, primarily as a busy (200+ patient visits and 10-15 surgeries per week), practicing Vitreoretinal Surgeon. * M.B.A. from University of Florida Hough Graduate School of Business. * Years of myriad experience within multiple healthcare delivery paradigms. * Legal experience and formal training as an Ophthalmic Expert Witness for both plaintiff and defense in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury as well as Ophthalmic Independent Medical Exams. * Equipped with articulate commu...

Charles J Castoro, MD Castoro Wellness,LLC

Baldwin, Maryland
Ophthalmology
please go to my website for a complete CV. thank you!

Kenneth R. Kenyon, MD Cornea Consultants International

Marion, Massachusetts
Ophthalmology - Cataract Surgery, Eye Surgery Complications, Cornea Disease, Laser Vision Surgery, Refractive Surgery, LASIK, Glaucoma, Ocular Chemical Injury, Eye Trauma, International Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology Trauma, Ocular Pathology
Harvard Medical School, Tufts School of Medicine and Eye Research Institute Faculty x 35 yrs. Active medical and surgical practice, specializing in cataract, cornea, refractive and glaucoma surgery plus ocular trauma and surgical complication management. Extensive research, lecture, teaching and publication experience. International recognition and licensure (Europe)

Kerline Marcelin, MD

Massachusetts
Ophthalmology, Optometry
American Board of Ophthalmology Certified 2001-present -Hudson Ophthalmology Medical Director; Assistant Clinical Professor in Ophthalmology at New York Eye in Ear Infirmary. Clinical Scope: Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology including Subspecialty training in Glaucoma & expertise Cataract Surgery Dr. Kerline Marcelin is a Board-Certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained glaucoma specialist and surgeon. Kerline Marcelin was born and raised in New York. She received her undergraduate degree from NYU, and earned her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, under an awarded research grant from the National Medical Association and National Institutes of Health. Dr. Marcelin conducted her residency training in Ophthalmology at New York Univiersity Medical Center followed by a Glaucoma Diseases fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, one of the world’s leading eye treatment centers. Dr. Marcelin has practiced comprehensive ophthalmology with a sub-special...

Ahmed M Elkeeb, MD Mason Eye Institute

Columbia, Missouri
Ophthalmology - Retina Specialist, vitreo-retinal specialist, retinopathy of prematurity, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, macular degeneration, endophthalmitis,
As a vitreoretinal surgeon, I see a wide variety of ocular conditions and diseases in adults mostly those with retinal issues. In any given outpatient clinic, I will have managed patients with diabetes mellitus, hypertension, uveitis, retinal tears, retinal detachments, macular degeneration, and cataract surgery related complications. I often perform minor procedures such as injections, lasers and retinal detachment repairs in my outpatient clinics as well. These procedures include panretinal photocoagulation laser, focal/grid laser, laser retinopexy, pneumatic re-attachment procedure, intravitreal anti-VEGF and corticosteroid injections, and periocular corticosteroid injections. In the operating room, I perform numerous surgical procedures which include posterior vitrectomies, scleral buckles, intraocular lens fixation and pars plana glaucoma drainage device placement. I have been involved in medical student, resident and vitreoretinal fellow education throughout my career...

John Galanis, MD Galanis Cataract and Laser Eye Center

St.Louis, Missouri
Ophthalmology, Optometry - cataract surgery malpractice, glaucoma surgery malpractice, LASIK, PRK, refractive surgery, implant lens, vision loss, eye trauma, , cornea, retina, optic nerve, orbit, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, ophthalmology, ophthalmologist, macula, retinal detachment,
• Expert in glaucoma – fellowship trained in medical and surgical management of glaucoma • Expert in cataract surgery - performed over 35,000 cataract procedures • Expert in laser refractive surgery and LASIK – 25 years of experience in refractive surgery • Excellent communication skills -experienced speaker to public and medical professionals • 25 years of experience as an expert witness in ophthalmology • Experienced in deposition and trial testimony • Available for plaintiff and defense cases • I deliver reviews in a timely and efficient manor • [email protected] • Feel free to call me on my cell phone (314) 283-4644 – if I do not answer immediately it likely means I am with patients so leave a message and I will return your call promptly

Kerline Marcelin, MD

New Jersey
Ophthalmology, Optometry
American Board of Ophthalmology Certified 2001-present -Hudson Ophthalmology Medical Director; Assistant Clinical Professor in Ophthalmology at New York Eye in Ear Infirmary. Clinical Scope: Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology including Subspecialty training in Glaucoma & expertise Cataract Surgery Dr. Kerline Marcelin is a Board-Certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained glaucoma specialist and surgeon. Kerline Marcelin was born and raised in New York. She received her undergraduate degree from NYU, and earned her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, under an awarded research grant from the National Medical Association and National Institutes of Health. Dr. Marcelin conducted her residency training in Ophthalmology at New York Univiersity Medical Center followed by a Glaucoma Diseases fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, one of the world’s leading eye treatment centers. Dr. Marcelin has practiced comprehensive ophthalmology with a sub-special...

Joshua M Greene, MD Joshua M. Greene, MD

New York
Ophthalmology - Retinal medicine and surgery
I've been doing expert witness work since 2010 on a variety of ophthalmology issues, largely centered on retina and uveitis. The majority of my professional experience has been doing record reviews, writing detailed reports, and giving depositions.

Robert G. Josephberg, MD

Yonkers, New York
Ophthalmology - Chief of Retina, NY Medical College, macular degeneration, endophthalmitis, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments, retina tears,vitreous floaters and flashes, laser , cryopexy, vitrectomy , open globe injuries,retinal surgery, cataracts , orbital trauma, eye trauma, eye toxicities and uveitis
Recognized as a world expert in all fields of Retina and Vitreous. Has taught for the past 33 years as Chief of Retina at Westchester Medical Center, a premier tier one trauma center in The USA and associated with NY Medical College. Great communicator. Well published and respected by his peers and patients . Peer reviewer of several major retinal journals. Member of Multiple Societies , including AAO, NYSMS ,NYSOS, ARVO and ASRS , Patent Holder of the world renowned Sutureless vitrectomy technique done by almost every retinal surgeon and specialist in the world, and the newly invented and patented and well received Josephberg-Besser scleral Depressor to find retinal tears in the office and in the operating room .Educator of not only his peers worldwide ,but residents and medical students for last 35 years. Voted into the prestigious 2017 Retina Hall of Fame. Multiple visits around the world as a volunteer on Project Orbis to teach Retina to overseas retinal specialists a...

Roger S Lash, MD

White Plains, New York
Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology, Cataract, Cataract Surgery, Surgical Complication, Eye Surgery Complications
Ophthalmology, Cataract and anterior segment surgery, cataract and other eye surgery complications

Kerline Marcelin, MD

Cortlandt Manor , New York
Ophthalmology, Optometry
American Board of Ophthalmology Certified 2001-present -Hudson Ophthalmology Medical Director; Assistant Clinical Professor in Ophthalmology at New York Eye in Ear Infirmary. Clinical Scope: Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology including Subspecialty training in Glaucoma & expertise Cataract Surgery Dr. Kerline Marcelin is a Board-Certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained glaucoma specialist and surgeon. Kerline Marcelin was born and raised in New York. She received her undergraduate degree from NYU, and earned her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, under an awarded research grant from the National Medical Association and National Institutes of Health. Dr. Marcelin conducted her residency training in Ophthalmology at New York Univiersity Medical Center followed by a Glaucoma Diseases fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, one of the world’s leading eye treatment centers. Dr. Marcelin has practiced comprehensive ophthalmology with a sub-special...

Steven M Williams, MD Mohawk Valley Retina

New Hartford, New York
Ophthalmology - Retina, Macula, Optic Nerve, Glaucoma, Uveitis, Ocular Surgery, Ocular Trauma, Ocular Infections, Ocular Oncology, Neuro-ophthalmology, Retinal Detachment, Diabetic Retinopathy
Dr. Steven Williams is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon. He is the founder and managing partner of a busy vitreoretinal surgical practice with over 20 years of clinical experience. He provides patient care and resident training at the nearby Upstate Medical University Ophthalmology Residency Program. Dr. Williams is an expert in complex eye diseases including; vitreoretinal diseases, ocular surgery, management of surgical complications, glaucoma, uveitis, ocular oncology, ocular infections, and optic nerve disorders. He lectures on these subjects to ophthalmology residents, as well as other eye care providers. He also has served as a Trustee at St. Elizabeth Medical Center providing quality assurance and medical performance oversight. Dr. Williams has served as a consulting expert witness for over fifteen years.

Benjamin H. Bloom, MD Benjamin H. Bloom, M.D.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ophthalmology - Retinal Diseases, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Laser Surgery
Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology Member, American Society of Retina Specialists

Joshua M Greene, MD Joshua M. Greene, MD

Villanova, Pennsylvania
Ophthalmology - Retinal medicine and surgery
I've been doing expert witness work since 2010 on a variety of ophthalmology issues, largely centered on retina and uveitis. The majority of my professional experience has been doing record reviews, writing detailed reports, and giving depositions.

Harold P. Koller, MD, FACS, FAAP Harold P. Koller, M.D., LLC

Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania
Pediatric Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology - Strabismus - crossed eyes, Retinoblastoma, eye infections, eye trauma, retinopathy of prematurity, uveitis in children, leukocoria, pediatric brain tumors, birth defects, cataracts, glaucoma, learning disorders.
First prize, American Academy of Ophthalmology in 1974 for scientific exhibit Chair Section on Ophthalmology 1996-2000; American Academy of Pediatrics Outstanding Tulane Eye Alumnus 1996 Councilor: American Academy of Ophthalmology 1996-2002 TOP Doc - USA 2002 - 2011 TOP Doc, Philadelphia Magazine, 2003 - 2011

Maria Stephanie R. Jardeleza, MD, FACS, FASRS

Ooltewah, Tennessee
Ophthalmology - Vitreoretinal Surgery, Surgical Retina, Medical Retina, Retina, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Endophthalmitis.
I am a board certified ophthalmologist who is fellowship trained in Clinical and Surgical Diseases of the Vitreous and Retina. I spent over 10 years completing my medical and surgical training in Ophthalmology and Vitreo-retinal surgery in the United States. I am presently the only vitreoretinal surgeon in a multispecialty private practice in Chattanooga TN with a referral base from the surrounding 4 states. I received my medical degree from the University of the Philippines. I completed an Ocular Pathology fellowship at the Wilmer Eye Institute Johns Hopkins Hospital and residency training in Ophthalmology at Boston University Medical Center. I completed a clinical fellowship in Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary-Harvard Medical School program, where I was chief retina fellow my second year. I was the medical director of Ophthalmology at the Texas Diabetes Institute (TDI), where I performed thousands of outpatient retina...

Carolyn R. Carman, OD, FAAO Low Vision Centers of Texas

Houston, Texas
Optometry, Ophthalmology - Visual, ocular, brain injury, field, acuity injury/impairment, low vision, legal blindness, visual rehabilitation, traumatic brain injury, glaucoma, eye trauma, retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration
Dr. Carolyn Carman has over 30 years of experience in comprehensive eye care for all ages and specializing in visual impairment due to ocular injury, ocular disease, or brain injury. She has been involved in expert witness testimony for over 20 years and serves both plantiff and defense counsel. She is a residency-certified, licensed, practicing Therapeutic Optometrist and Glaucoma Specialist in Texas. Dr. Carman is presently the Director of the University of Houston Center for Sight Enhancement and is a Clinical Professor in the College of Optometry, specializing in low vision and visual impairment. Dr. Carman is the former Chair of the Texas Optometry Board after receiving 2 Texas Governor appointments. She has served as Chair of multiple national committees, was awarded the Texas Rehabilitation Association Physician of the Year, the Texas Optometric Association Young Optometrist of the Year as well as the Molly Brown Leadership Awards. She currently serves on the State of Texa...

AMY KOTECHA, MD CAPITAL VISION

ARLINGTON , Virginia
Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck - Lasik, cataract surgery, pterygium surgery, medical retina, glaucoma, corneal procedures, facial aesthetics, oculoplastics, trauma and injuries, blepharoplasty, laser treatments, optometry, malpractice cases, ophthalmology emergencies, retinal lasers, intravitreal retinal injections, IMEs, coding
I am a board certified ophthalmologist who graduated with honors from a highly competitive 6 year BS-MD program. I have over 16 years of clinical experience in ophthalmology and am familiar and experienced in most clinical and surgical fields of ophthalmology including but not limited to Lasik/PRK, cataract surgery, ocular trauma, glaucoma treatment and surgery, corneal diseases and surgeries , pterygium surgeries, retinal lasers and intravitreal injections, facial aesthetics including botox and fillers, and oculoplastics. I have over 6 years experience with and enjoy doing chart reviews, serving as an expert witness, and performing independent and disability medical examinations. I have significant knowledge and experience in dealing with ocular trauma and surgical complication cases. I have served on both defense and plaintiff cases. Other lawyers have highly complimented my services, as I deliver reviews in a timely and efficient manner. I am prompt, have excellent commun...

Jacqueline W Wong, MD Ophthalmic Advisory Group, LLC

Bainbridge Island, Washington
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Eye Trauma Injuries, Eye Surgery Complications, Eye Infections, Vision Loss, Retinal Detachment, Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Toxicity from Medications, Eye Complications from surgical procedures, Medical-Legal Evaluations
I have been a practicing comprehensive ophthalmologist and specialized vitreoretinal surgeon since 1996. While serving as Assistant Clinical Professor at Texas Tech University, I gained extensive expertise in managing complicated eye disorders, ocular surgical complications, eye trauma, and eye infections. I have utilized my clinical experience in work as a QA/UR reviewer for many carriers as well as in reviewing and being both a defense and plaintiff expert witness for ophthalmology malpractice and personal injury cases. My goal is to always deliver balanced unbiased objective expert opinions in a cost-effective timely manner.
You can also find Ophthalmology Expert Witnesses in:
California, Alberta, Pennsylvania, Texas, Maryland, Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, Florida, Tennessee, New York, Massachusetts, Virginia, Louisiana, Arizona, and Washington