Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness Listings

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George Gendy, MD Gendy MD Consulting

Glendale, Arizona
Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness, Podiatry Expert Witness - Orthopedic Surgery, Fracture, IME, Impairment Ratings, Workman's Compensation, Auto Accidents, Hand, Wrist, Elbow, Shoulder, Hip, Knee, Personal Injury, Compartment Syndrome, Amputation, podiatrist
George Gendy, MD is a board certified fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon whose practice includes but is not limited to foot and ankle surgery and general orthopedic surgery. Dr. Gendy completed his Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Fellowship with UC San Francisco’s world renowned Prof. Roger Mann, MD, the lead FDA investigator for the STAR total ankle replacement and creator to one of the most successful corrective bunion surgeries. He then received a research grant and concluded his training with an unparalleled international and domestic orthopedic traveling fellowship in Switzerland, Germany, Duke University, and the Steadman Clinic to name a few. Dr. George Gendy has had extensive training in treating many athletes on the professional, collegiate, and high school level. He is one of a few Orthopedic Surgeons to offer total ankle replacement as a viable alternative to ankle fusions. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive foot and ankle care to his patients from the toenail o...

Ralph N. Purcell, MD Purcell Orthopedic Institute

Scottsdale, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Hand Surgery Expert Witness - General Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Impairment Ratings, Personal Injury, Industrial Injury, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine Orthopedics
Board Certified Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained in Hand Surgery, Fellow of Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons, Sports Medicine, Trauma, Impairment Ratings, Expert Witness, Industrial Injuries, Athletic Injuries, Motor Vehicle Injuries, Extremity Surgery, Spine. Attending Ortho Surgeon Columbia U.- 15 yrs. Harvard, Columbia and New York U. Trained, National Lecturer on IMEs and Injury Causation. Extensive Deposition and Trial Experience.

Michael A. Steingart, DO Steingart Orthopedics, PC

Phoenix, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Pain Management - Medicine Expert Witness - Laser Surgery, Spine, Ankle, Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Hand, Hip, Elbow, Wrists, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joints, Impairment Ratings, Shoulder, Fractures, Slip and Fall Injury, Auto accidents, Knees, Foot, Back Pain and Strains, Workman's Compensation Injuries
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Fellow of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians Fellowship in Sports Medicine from the University of Arizona Medical School Fellow of the American Academy of Minimally Invasive Spinal Medicne and Surgery Associate Professor of Midwestern University Medical School Adjunct Professor of A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine Arizona

Harlan T. Stratton, MD Orthopaedic Consultants

Scottsdale, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Musculoskeletal, Injury, Trauma, Standard of Care, Causation, Appropriateness of care, Medical necessity, Extremity surgery, Experienced, southwest, bone and joint injury, surgical complication
Experienced and mature orthopaedic surgeon able to answer key questions about appropriateness of care, standard of care, complications, and outcomes as it pertains to all aspects of trauma or surgery involving the musculoskeletal system. Well versed in helping to define the validity of legal actions with emphasis on being objective, professional, and honest in my reports. Initial verbal response are usually available within 5-7 days of receiving all medical documents, based on amount of medical documents reviewed. Written reports are produced within 10-14 days. Deposition and court testimony (and travel if needed) are available.

Pro/Consul Technical & Medical Experts

Long Beach, California
Engineering Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Premises Liability, Construction, Safety, Equipment & Machinery, Education & Schools, Medical, Dental, Materials Failure
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Gary E. Brazina, MD, FACS Forensic Med. Group

Glendora, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, ACL Ligament Reconstruction, Rotator Cuff Reconstruction, Cartilage Preservation, Degenerative Arthritis
Gary Brazina, M.D., FACS. Is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in arthroscopic surgery, sports medicine, and industrial medicine. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery; the Arthroscopy Board of North America; and the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Brazina received his Medical degree from the Temple University School of Medicine, where he also performed his Internship in general surgery. He served his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. He is currently licensed in California and Colorado. Dr. Brazina was affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center from 1980 through 2014. Dr. Brazina “The Jock Doc”, has treated some of the world’s top professional athletes. He has served as a medical consultant to the U.S. Olympic Committee, Red Bull Athletes, Cirque du Soleil, the Jeoffry Ballet, Dancing with the Stars, The Southern California Cheetahs Track Club, and Second Opinion for the NFL Players Associ...

Benjamin Busfield, MD Diablo Orthopedic Consultants

San Francisco Bay area, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Shoulder replacement, hip replacement, knee replacement, joint replacement, fractures, trauma, personal injury, arthroscopic surgery
Fellowship trained and board certified in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, fellow of AAOS, 10 years of practice as a community surgeon, author of over 15 peer reviewed journal Articles Dr. Benjamin Busfield specializes in arthroscopy, care of athletes, and sports-related injuries. His interests include injuries to the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. He completed an additional year of Fellowship training for sports medicine and arthroscopy at the prestigious Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, the birth place of the Tommy John elbow surgery. Dr. Busfield is board certified as a diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS) and is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery (AAOS). Furthermore, he has been awarded the Certificate of Additional Qualification (CAQ) for Orthopedic Sports Medicine. This distinction, in conjunction with his Sports Medicine fellowship training, is held by very few local surgeons in the area. As a general...

Glenn D Cohen, MD Glenn D Cohen, MD, Inc

Westlake Village, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Hand Surgery Expert Witness - Board certified Orthopedic Surgeon, Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand, Successful surgical practice, Expert Witness, Independent Medical Evaluator, Qualified Medical Evaluator, Agreed Medical Evaluator, and medical record review.
Credentials: - Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand - Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons - Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons - Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) University Affiliation: - Adjunct Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California. Hospital Affiliations: - Los Robles Regional Medical Center - Medical Director of the Specialty Surgical Center Westlake Village

John F Cook, Jr, MD

Newport Beach, California
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Double Board Certified Orthopedic Hand Wrist and Upper Extremity Specialist, IME, QME
Additional Certification in Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Rating by the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians

Jeffrey T Holmes, MD JD MBA (Finance)

Los Gatos, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION, ARBITRATION, MEDIATION, Spine Cases, Total Hip (e.g. metal on metal), Total Knee replacement, WorkComp-QME. Joint Reconstruction, musculoskeletal injuries, personal injury evaluations, AME's, IME's, QME's, causation, impairment, orthopedic standard of care, MVA'S
Stanford University, BS Stanford University, MS Harvard University, MD Stanford University Orthopedic Surgery training Active clinical practice

John D Kaufman, MD John D. Kaufman, MD, Inc.

Valencia, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Sports Injuries, Back and Neck Injuries, Fractures
Board Certified American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Fellow American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Consultant Reviewer The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Expert Medical Reviewer Medical Board State of California

Steven W Meier, MD Meier Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Beverly Hills, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopy, Rotator Cuff Repair, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL), Meniscus Surgery, Stem Cell Therapy, Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP), Prolotherapy
Dr. Steven W. Meier is a fellowship-trained, board certified and internationally recognized orthopaedic surgeon with extensive experience in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery, major reconstructive joint surgery and regenerative medicine for the musculoskeletal system. He uses progressive techniques for treating disorders of the upper extremities, lower extremities and spine. For a variety of conditions, Dr. Meier utilizes regenerative modalities, such as stem cell therapy, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and prolotherapy. Dr. Meier regularly performs advanced reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and knee, and non-surgical regenerative injection therapies for all areas, including the spine. Dr. Meier has an active, clinical practice and has been performing expert witness work for over 15 years in cases involving personal injury, medical malpractice, functional impairment, causation and standard of care. Dr. Meier is regularly retained by both plaintiffs and defense counsel and has...

Michael J Oechsel, MD Mt. Tam Orthopedics

Larkspur, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Spine Care, Sports Medicine, Trauma, Extremity/Injury, Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Pelvis/Hip, Knee, Ankle, Foot

Bal Rajagopalan, MD, FRCSC Orthopedic Surgeon

Beverly Hills, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Knee Replacements, Hip Replacements, Arthritis, Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement For Hips and Knees, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Joint Replacement, Elbow & Shoulder Disorders, Joint Arthroscopy
Dr. Raj is a Double Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who has been in private practice for 10 years. He has completed close to 4000 Orthopedic Surgical Cases in his short career and works with over 500 patients per month. Dr. Raj and his team at Beverly Hills Orthopedic Institute pride themselves in offering the latest surgical and non-surgical techniques for all orthopedic issues. Dr. Raj’s surgical and non-surgical results have been outstanding. Dr. Raj’s client’s range from celebrities to the elderly to sports athletes alike. Dr. Raj is also an avid volunteer within his community and is a proud member of Iraq Star and provides free treatment to our soldiers. Dr. Raj in his short career and at a young age has been named as one of “Americas Top Orthopedists”, been featured on the “Best of LA” and has received numerous other accolades and awards.

Brian D. Rudin, M.D. Brian D. Rudin, M.D., Inc.

Westlake Village, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Specialist in Neck pain, Back pain, disorders of the Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar spine, disc problems, spinal cord, dural tear, fusion, disc replacement, pedicle screws
UCLA trained and Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, Fellowship trained in Spinal Surgery. 13 years in private practice. Practice is 100% spine, dedicated to patient care. 5 Star online reviews by patients.

Clive M. Segil, MD, FRCS, FACS Forensic Med. Group

Glendora, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Orthopedics, Spine Expert, Fractures Expert, Hip, Knee Expert, Joint Replacements, Arthritis, Orthopedic Complications
Clive Segil, M.D., is renowned internationally as a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He has treated thousands of patients over five decades in South Africa, the United Kingdom, Israel, Canada and The United States. Dr Segil’s specialties are spine and scoliosis, hip and knee replacements, all diseases related to the musculoskeletal system. He received his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and served his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Johannesburg General Hospital. Dr. Segil is licensed in California and Nevada. He has been an Expert for the past forty years testifying in hundreds of cases for both for defense and plaintiff. Cases involving medical malpractice, personal injury, all surgical and non-surgical orthopedic conditions, functional impairment, negligence and standard of care issues. Dr. Segil has a reputation for being eloquent and convincing in pretrial depositions and in trail and mediation, and in post verdict jur...

Chadwick F. Smith, MD Forensic Med Group

Glendora, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Prosthetics Expert Witness - Laser Tools for Orthopaedic Surgery, Knee Prosthetic, Minimum Invasive Spine & Knee Tools, Spine, Fractures, Orthopedic Complications, Shoulder, Arthroscopy
Dr. Smith is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with licensure in California and Texas. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas, Medical Branch and then served his residency at the University of Southern California. Dr. Smith is Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the USC School of Medicine and is on the medical staff of the Orthopaedic Hospital in Los Angeles, the USC University Hospital and the Hospital of Good Samaritan in Los Angeles. He also teaches and participates in research in Biomechanics at USC, Keck Institute for Life Sciences and the California Institute of Technology. Dr. Smith is the developer of the CFS Patellofemoral Prosthesis, multiple laser tools for use in Orthopaedic surgery, multiple minimally invasive spine and knee tools and co-developer of the R.A.M. total knee prosthesis and of the Smith elbow prosthesis. He has published over 50 articles in various medical journals throughout the years and has presented over 30 papers...

William B. Stetson, MD

Burbank, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Arthroscopy, Shoulder, Knee, Elbow, Trauma, Ankle
Dr. Stetson is Fellowship trained in the arthroscopic and reconstructive treatment of complex shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle injuries. Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Southern California (USC) Keck School of Medicine

C. Thomas Vangsness Jr, MD

Los Angeles, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Musculoskeletal Injuries, Worker's Compensation Knee, Shoulder, Rotator Cuff, Arthritis, Sports Medicine, Legal Medicine, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Knee arthroscopy, Causation Analysis
C. Thomas Vangsness Jr., M.D., is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and a tenured Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. Upon graduation from medical school, he completed his Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery along with two fellowships in Sports Medicine and Bioengineering. Dr. Vangsness specializes in the conservative and operative treatment of sports injuries and is recognized as a leader in the field of sports medicine. Over his 30 year career, he has published more than 100 journal articles, lectured extensively both nationally and internationally, has been on the editorial boards of several journals, and is the recipient of numerous academic awards for his contributions to the field. In 2014, Orthopedics This Week named Dr. Vangsness as one of the “Top 28 North American Sports Knee Surgeons”. In 2018, Castle Connolly named Dr. Vangsness as one of America’s Top Doctors. In Southern California, he continues to be voted top doctor numerous times a...

Edward Younger III, MD MRK Medical Consultants

Carmichael, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Orthopedics, Total Joint Replacement, General Orthopedics, Reconstructive Knee Surgery, Reconstructive Hip Surgery, and Reconstructive Shoulder Surgery
Dr. Younger is a practicing orthopedic surgeon with extensive experience in total joint replacement as well as reconstructive surgery of the knee, hip and shoulder. Dr. Younger is the Medical Director of MRK Medical Consultants and has been performing medical-legal evaluations since 2000. MRK has been providing comprehensive analysis of personal injury cases for the legal profession and insurance industry since 1975. It is a firm with a diverse experienced team of over 30 medical legal consultants that offer objective review of personal injuries.

Joanne Halbrecht, MD

BOULDER, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Shoulder, Rotator Cuff, Shoulder Instability, Labral Tear, Knee, ACL Tear, Meniscus Tear, Arthritis, Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine
Dr. Joanne Halbrecht is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Fellowship trained in Sports Medicine with over 20 years of experience. She specializes in the conservative and operative treatment of sports injuries. Dr. Halbrecht has been recognized for her expertise in arthroscopic surgery. As a result she has taught courses in knee and shoulder arthroscopy at the Orthopedic Learning Center in Chicago to orthopedic surgeons from all over the world. She has several publications in orthopedic journals and has been a team physician for football and hockey. She has utilized her degree in engineering while serving as a consultant for orthopedic product design and development. Dr. Halbrecht has a special interest in biomechanics and has performed research at the Harrington Arthitis Research Foundation in Phoenix and at the University of Colorado in conjunction with the Departments of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Her work has been presented at national meetings, She has several p...

Robert P. Mack, MD Orthopedic Associates of Aspen & Glenwood Springs

Carbondale, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - knee surgery, knee replacement, knee arthroscopy, hip surgery, hip replacement, shoulder surgery, orthopedic rehabilitation, sports medicine, musculo-skeletal injuries
B.A. Princeton University 1957 20 years in Cleveland, Ohio: MD from CWRU in 1961 Orthopaedic training at University Hospitals, complete 1966 Full time Orthopaedic Faculty at CWRU until 1977 20 years in Denver, Colorado: full time private practice specializing in total joint replacement and Sports Medicine Currently: Level II certified for Worker's Comp in Colorado, and QME certified in California. Performing IME's, record reviews and expert testimony,

Robert L. Messenbaugh, MD

Denver, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Specializing in orthopedic cases, cervical and lumbar spine, upper and lower extremities, joint replacements, trauma, accident injuries and personal injury evaluations.
Now that I no longer do surgery, I am able to devote much more time to performing IMEs, case reviews, malpractice and malpractice defense cases as well as insurance cases. I am Harvard Educated, Board Certified in Orthopedics and would be please to visit with you about ways in which I can assist you.

Michael Aron, MD

Hartford, Connecticut
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Hand Surgery, Elbow, finger and arm surgery
Assistant associate professor University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Board Certified Orthopedic Surgery, CAQ in hand surgery

Regina O Hillsman, MD

West Port, Connecticut
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Foot & Ankle Surgery, Fibromyalgia

John E Spieker, MD FACS Orthopedic Evaluations of Southern Delaware

Lewes, Delaware
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Acupuncturist Expert Witness - Independent Medical Examinations, Arthroscopic surgery, Non-operative orthopedics, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Case Reviews, Acupuncture
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Board Certified Medical Acupuncturist

Joseph Borrelli, Jr., MD, MBA

Palm Harbor, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Compartment syndrome, fracture, osteomyelitis, arthritis, femur fracture, tibia fracture, ankle fracture, joint replacement, nonunions and malunions, traumatic injury, amputation, pelvic and acetabular fractures
I am a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon who has been in practice for more than 24 years. During this time I have practiced in academic as well as community settings. Although originally trained as an orthopedic trauma surgeon my practice now consists caring for severely injured patients with a variety of musculoskeletal injuries but also patients in need of total joint replacements including those of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee. While an orthopedic trauma surgeon, I treated hundreds of severely injured patients with fractures, published more than 70 peer reviewed journal articles and numerous book chapters. During this time I had the opportunity to speak at local, national and international meetings as well as to teach medical students, orthopedic residents, and trauma fellows. Additionally, during this time, I have had the opportunity to provide expert opinion, testify in numerous depositions, mostly on the behalf of my patients as their treating physician and occasionally ...

Martin (Marty) P. Gagliardi, MD, FACS Have Scalpel, Will Travel, PLLC

Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Trauma Surgery Expert Witness - Pelvis, Extremity, Trauma, orthopaedic, surgery shoulder, arm, elbow, forearm, wrist, hand, hip, thigh, knee, leg, ankle, foot, injury, fractures, dislocations
Extensive experience in orthopaedic extremity injuries over past fifteen years. Past orthopaedic medical director: Level II trauma center Clinical Member: Orthopaedic Trauma Association Certified: Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Certificate of Completion: SEAK Expert Witness Course, January 2017 State Medical Licenses: TN, FL, NY, CA, MI, WA, ME, KY, MS, VA

David H. Gilbert, MD Broward Orthopedic Specialists

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Hand Injuries, Finger Injuries, Wrist Injuries, Elbow Injuries, Carpal Tunnel, Traumatic Upper Extremity Injuries, Tendon Repair, Upper Extremity Amputations, Nerve Repair, Nerve Compression, Trigger Fingers, Upper Extremity Fractures, Orthopedic Peer Review.
CAQ (Certificate of Added Qualifications) in Surgery of the Hand which is the highest board certification available for practicing hand surgeons, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgery, Expert Medical Advisor State of FL, Member American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Member American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Two-time Winner Florida Choice Award Best Work Comp Doctors in FL, Practice limited only to hand, wrist, elbow injuries/disorders.

Omar D Hussamy, MD Omar David Hussamy, MD, PA

Vero Beach, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Hand Surgery Expert Witness - Wrist Surgery, Hand & Wrist Arthritis Surgery, Hand & Wrist Tendinitis Reconstruction, Hip & Knee Surgery, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, Sports Medicine, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Rotator Cuff Repair, Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement, Stem Cell
Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine, Hand Surgery & Total Joint Arthroplasty Dr. Hussamy is an Ivy League educated, board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon and was elected as a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in 1998. Dr. Hussamy completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 1993. He subsequently completed a fellowship in sports medicine, hand surgery and total joint arthroplasty under the guidance of Frank C. McCue III at the University of Virginia. ​Dr. Hussamy has been in private practice in Florida since 1994. He routinely performs arthroscopy of all joints, robotic computer assisted total joint replacement, rotator cuff surgery, hand surgery, bunion surgeries, non-operative orthopaedics and fracture care. He is the first orthopaedic surgeon in Indian River County to perform robotic total hip replaceme...

Jeffrey S Penner, MD Atlantis Orthopaedics

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - General Orthopedics, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Health Care Risk Manager.

Richard Smith, MD Florida Center for Orthopaedics

Ocoee, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness
Richard C. Smith, MD, FACS, is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spine care and minimally invasive spine and joint surgery. Dr. Smith graduated from Hahnemann University Medical School, and completed his orthopaedic surgery training at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Smith is a member of the North American Spine Society, a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, and The Association for Medical Ethics.

Peter G Wernicki, MD Pro Sports

Vero Beach, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Orthopedic Peer Review, Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopy, Fractures, Elbow Surgery, Case/Chart Review, IMEs, Ankle Surgery, Water Safety, Drowning, Lifeguarding
23 yrs experience with IMEs, chart/case reviews, depositions, and testifying as a sports medicine and orthopedic expert. SEAK trained. Also a national and international expert in water safety, lifeguarding and drowning.

Damien Doute, MD Spine and Orthopaedics of Atlanta, LLC

Decatur, Georgia
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Pedicle Screws, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Joint Replacement, Fracture/Dislocation, Paralysis, Spine Fusion, Degenerative Spine, Scoliosis, Radiculopathy, Nerve Injury, Laminectomy, Discectomy,
I am spine fellowship trained and have practiced a large amount of this discipline since my fellowship in 1998. My spinal expertise lies in the treatment of the cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine in terms of nonoperative and operative treatment, congenital, traumatic, and degenerative problems. I am comfortable in anterior, posterior and lateral approaches to the entire spine. Spine Surgery, complex and non-complex, cervical, thoracic and lumbar, including revision surgery, is my forte. I have also practiced a large amount of general orthopedics surgery since residency, concentrating on total joint replacement, arthroscopy, and fractures. I am comfortable with hip, knee and shoulder surgery and diagnosis, including trauma/fractures. I have taken general emergency room call consistently. I also routinely perform knee and shoulder arthroscopy and deal with foot and ankle problems and trauma. I have given both trial and deposition testimony in a variety of cases. ...

Neil J. Negrin, MD Neil J. Negrin, MD, PC

Atlanta, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Independent Medical Examinations Expert Witness - Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Sports Medicine, Shoulder, Hand, Spine, Expert Witness, Disability Review, Coding/Compensation, Peer Review, Fitness for Duty, Workers Compensation
Dr. Negrin is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He maintains an active orthopaedic practice performing arthroscopic knee and shoulder procedures, fluoroscopic spinal injections, and other outpatient surgeries. In addition, Dr. Negrin is actively involved in providing expert witness testimony, performing IME’s, expert peer reviews, and medical record reviews.

Daniel A. Nicholson, MD Perimeter Orthopaedics

Atlanta, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Arthroscopy Surgery, Arthroscopy, Shoulder, Knee, Fracture, Rotator Cuff, Labrum, Meniscus, Ligament, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, ACL, IME

Steven L. Shapiro, MD Savannah Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle

Savannah, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness - Ankle Fractures, Sprains, Sever's, Achilles Tendon, Dislocation, Compartment Syndrome, Tendonitis, Fixation, Nerve Injury, Calcaneus/Lisfranc/Pilon Fracture, Arthritis, Diabetes, Wound Care, Infection, Amputation, Fusion, Bunion, Plantar Fasciitis, Heel Pain, Tendon Rupture, Flat Feet
Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained and specializing in foot and ankle. Active surgical practice. Yale educated, Harvard and Cornell Trained. Longtime President of the Georgia Foot & Ankle Society. Significant teaching and writing experience. Experienced expert witness and independent medical examiner.

Sunil Dedhia, MD MD Consultants, LLC

Wheaton, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Orthopedic Surgeon, Surgeon, Arthroscopic Surgery, Surgery, Sports Injuries, Sports Medicine, Board Certified, Musculoskeletal, Rehabilitation, Trauma, Spine Diseases, Degenerative Diseases
I am a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon with an additional certificate of added qualification in Sports Medicine. I have been in clinical practice in a community based setting for the past 8 years and serve as volunteer faculty for the Indiana School of Medicine. I am a general orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty focus in surgery of the knee and shoulder. My focus is primarily on arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery. I have extensive experience in worker's compensation and personal injury. I have conducted numerous independent medical examinations, record reviews, and depositions. I am available, at your convenience, to discuss a case and can provide comprehensive and timely narrative reports.

David A. Fetter, MD, FAAOS, FIAIME, CEDIR Advanced Orthopedic & Sports Injury Center, Ltd.

Waukegan, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Medical Legal Evaluations Expert Witness - Causation Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical File Review, Contributor Lower Extremity AMA Guides Causation of Disease and Injury, Second Edition, 2014, Faculty American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, 40+ years Experience, Active Practice
CERTIFICATIONS: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Certification in Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Rating, International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, (formerly American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians). QUALIFICATIONS: Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Member American Medical Association, Mid-American Orthopaedic Society, Illinois Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Illinois State Medical Society, Lake County Medical Society (President 1996), Maricopa County Medical Society, Illinois License #036-057645, Wisconsin License #38694, Arizona License #28612, Orthopedic Consultant to the City of Chicago, and U.S. Department of Justice, CAUSATION of Complex Orthopedic Cases, 40+ years of Experience, Actively Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon.

Timothy G Havenhill, MD McHenry County Orthopaedics

Crystal Lake, Illinois
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Elbow Surgery, Hand Surgery, Nerve Compression, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Thumb Arthritis, Wrist Fracture, Trauma, Tendon Injury, Biceps Tendon, Ganglion, Trigger Finger, Tennis Elbow
Upon graduating from West Point, I joined the US Army’s 8th Engineer Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, and served as a commissioned officer in Desert Storm. My service on active duty lasted four years, including two additional deployments to Kuwait. I resigned my commission and taught high school chemistry, physics and biology for one year while I applied to medical school. I am a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, have a Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand, and am an Active Member in the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. I currently serve as a consultant reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery.

Dennis J. Beck, Jr., MD Orthopaedic Associates

Newbursh, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Trauma, Joint Replacement, Administration, Hospital Relations, Private Practice Management

Jeana J Lee, MD Tristate Orthopaedic Surgeons, Inc.

Evansville, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Medical Legal Evaluations Expert Witness - Shoulder, Knee, Hip Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery, Worker's Compensation, Causation Analysis, IMEs, Medical Malpractice Expert Witness, Medical/Legal Chart Reviews, Trauma, Expert Witness, Causation, Personal Injury
Active, board-certified general orthopedic surgeon with 19+ years experience in treating worker’s compensation patients, performing joints replacements, arthroscopic surgery, orthopedic trauma care, IME’s, medical reviews, peer review, causation analysis, depositions and expert witness testimony. 500+ IME’s. Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. SEAK and ADEP trained. Experienced Expert Witness providing consulting, reports, testimony at deposition and trial.

Michael S. Nirenberg, D.P.M. Clinical and Forensic Podiatrist

Crown Point, Indiana
Podiatry Expert Witness, Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness - Podiatrist, Foot Surgery, Ankle Surgery, Forensic Podiatry, Foot Injury, Foot Doctor Malpractice, Foot Surgery Malpractice, Podiatry, Footprint, Foot, Infection, Ankle, Diabetes, Orthopedic, Hammertoe, Bunion, Podiatrist Malpractice, Orthopedic surgery, Orthopedic Surgeon, Nurse, Nurse Practitioner
Dr. Nirenberg is a clinical and forensic podiatrist. This skill-set provides for sharp insight into foot or ankle injury, malpractice or crime-scene evidence in civil and forensic matters. Trial (and Daubert) successfully tested, Dr. Nirenberg has over 25 years experience and provides expert witness case review in: • Podiatry/podiatrist malpractice • Orthopedic Surgeon foot or ankle malpractice • Nurse or emergency room foot or ankle malpractice • Foot or ankle surgery/treatment malpractice • Foot/ankle injury cases • Workers compensation foot/ankle accidents • Product liability foot/ankle injury claims • Forensic Podiatry analysis of foot evidence at crime scenes, such as footprints, footwear, human remains or the gait of a criminal caught on video (forensic gait analysis) • Foot or ankle surgery/treatment malpractice by an orthopedic surgeon, emergency room, nurse, family doctor, wound care clinic, urgent care center, nurse practitioner and other medical provider foot or...

Eric M Orenstein, MD, MBA IU Health Arnett Hospital

Lafayette, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Independent Medical Examinations Expert Witness - Hip & Knee Replacements, Workers' Compensation, Impairment Evaluations, Medical/Legal Evaluations, Medical Malpractice, Forensic Orthopedics, Causation, Utilization Review, Peer Review, CIME, SEAK Trained, ABIME Certified

Tyson Cobb

Bettendorf, Iowa
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Carpal Tunnel, endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, Cubital tunnel, Endoscopic Cubital Tunnel Surgery, complications, nerve compression, work injury, wrist arthritis, wrist injury, small joint arthroscopy, wrong site surgery, forensic medicine
Certificate of added qualifications in surgery of the hand. American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Published over 20 articles in peer reviewed journals on carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel syndrome. Practice limited to Hand and upper extremity

Anne R Rosenthal, MD Rosenthal Medical Legal Consulting, LLC

Overland Park, Kansas
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Hand Surgery, Finger Surgery, Wrist Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Nerve Injury, Nerve Compression, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Thumb Arthritis, Wrist Fracture, Trauma, Tendon Injury, Hand Fracture, Finger Fracture, Rotator Cuff Tear, Trigger Finger, Injection Injury, Blood Vessel Injury
Anne Rosenthal, MD, is board certified in both Hand Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery. She did her Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Pennsylvania and her Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard University. Dr. Rosenthal has experience as an expert witness in a wide range of cases including workman's compensation, personal injury and medical malpractice. She has experience with both plaintiff/claimant and defense clients.

Simon Finger, MD Elite Orthopaedic Specialists

Slidell, Louisiana
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness

John C Gordon, MD John C. Gordon, MD, PA

Rosedale, Maryland
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness

Jeffrey L. Zilberfarb, MD Meeks & Zilberfarb Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Brookline, Massachusetts
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Knee Injuries, ACL Injuries, Meniscus, Arthroscopic Surgery, Rotator Cuff
Assistant Professor, Part Time, Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Staff Orthopedic Surgeon at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; Staff Orthopedic Surgeon of the New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA; Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, Additional Certification in Sports Medicine; Member: Arthroscopic Association of North America, American College of Sports Medicine, Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons. As a faculty member at the Harvard Medical School, Dr. Zilberfarb teaches surgery residents-in-training and is the former director of the Meeks and Zilberfarb Orthopedics/Harvard Medical Student Sports Medicine elective. His expertise earned him the BIDMC Orthopedic Surgery Department “Teacher of the Year” award in 2007 and he captured a nomination for Outstanding Harvard Medical School teacher in 2011. Dr. Zilberfarb came to Harvard Medical School in 1994, where he was awarded the prestigious Rowe Shoulder Fellowship at the Mass...

Richard Salib, MD

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Lumbar Spine Care and Surgery, 36 years experience

Martin I. Boyer, MD, MSc, FRCS ( C ) Washington University School of Medicine

St. Louis, Missouri
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Hand surgery, carpal tunnel, trigger finger, ganglion, wrist fracture, nerve compression, thumb arthritis, trauma, reconstruction, tendon injury/repair, replantation surgery
Board Certified 2000; Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery 2001 Carol B. and Jerome T. Loeb Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Co-Chief, Hand & Wrist Service Director - 3rd & 4th Year Medical School Education Clinical Specialty Hand and Wrist Surgery Microvascular Upper and Lower Extremity Reconstruction Clinical Interests All disorders related to the hand and wrist. Research Interests Microvascular epiphyseal plate transplantation. (He is currently evaluating techniques of cold preservation of epiphyseal plates following harvest.) Background Born in Montreal, Quebec he graduated first in his medical school class and completed his orthopedic surgery residency as 'Most Outstanding Graduate'. After completing two hand surgical fellowships, he has made St. Louis and Washington University his home since 1997. Awards Cody Gold Medal, University of Toronto; John J. Fahey MD Memorial North American Traveling Fellowship, American Orthopaedic Association...

Ryan Nunley, MD Washington University School of Medicine

St Louis, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness

Michelle L Cameron-Donaldson, M.D.

Livingston, Montana
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Wound Care
Excellent Work Product, Reasonable Hourly Rates, Fast Turn Around, Johns Hopkins Trained Orthopedic Surgeon. Licensed in Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and Nebraska.

Randa A Bascharon, DO Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute of Las Vegas

Las Vegas , Nevada
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Orthopedic Surgery Sports Medicine Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery Knee & Shoulder Specialist
Dr. Randa Bascharon is a board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery. Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine Sports Performance Specialist Board Certified Athletic Trainer

Jonathan R. Sorelle, MD The Minimally Invasive Hand Institute

Las Vegas, Nevada
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Hand Surgery Expert Witness - Hand Specialty, Carpal Tunnel, Motor Vehicle Accident, Slip and Fall, Dog Bite, Premises Liability, Motorcycle
Hand and Microvascular Surgeon UCONN/Yale Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship St. Elizabeth Health Center New York Medical College

Davis W Clark, MD IME of New Hampshire

Concord, New Hampshire
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness

Ronald B Resnick, MD Concord Orthopaedics

Concord, New Hampshire
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness - Orthopedics, Foot and Ankle Trauma, Arthritis, Arthroscopy, Fusions, Tendon Repair, Ligament Reconstruction, Sports Injuries, Deformity Correction, Amputations, PRP Therapy, Non Surgical Treatments
Active treating orthopaedic surgical practice in Concord and New London, New Hampshire Extensive experience in Independent Medical Evaluations, Record Review, Permanent Impairments (5th Edition of the AMA Guides to Permanent Impairment), Second Injury Fund and Depositions, 22 years experience in foot and ankle disorders and surgery

Joshua A Siegel, MD Access Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics

Exeter, New Hampshire
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Orthopedics Non-surgical, Ultrasound, Arthroscopy, Knee Repair, Shoulder Repair, ACL Injuries, PRP Therapy, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Joshua Siegel, MD is the Sports Medicine Director at Access Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics and has treated professional, national, and division I collegiate athletes. Dr. Siegel has mastered the latest techniques in arthroscopic surgical treatments of the knee, shoulder and elbow. He is a fellow of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and a member of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the Sports Medicine Fellowship Society. He is also a founding member of Northeast Surgery Center, an ambulatory surgery center in Newington, NH. His professional interests revolve around the surgical and medical treatment of all athletic injuries.

Raymond G. Decker, Jr., MD Central Jersey Hand Surgery

Eatontown, New Jersey
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Hand Trauma, Hand Arthritis, Medical File Reviews, Disability Reviews, Certified Independent Medical Exams, Peer Review
Board Certified in orthopedic surgery with certification of added qualification in hand surgery. Fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and American College of Surgeons. American Board of Independent Medical Examiners with certified Independent Medical Examiner. Almost 30 years of active clinical practice of problems related to the upper extremity. Licensed in New Jersey, FL and Pennsylvania.

Samuel E Epstein, DO Stafford Orthopedics

Manahawkin, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - knee surgery, shoulder surgery, arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair, total knee replacement, total hip replacement, fractures, carpal tunnel, disability, impairment ratings, ankle surgery, ACL, trigger finger, back pain and strain, hip pain, neck pain, wrist, auto accidents, non-surgical spine,
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgery, 25 years in a community based medical and surgical orthopedic practice, Chief,Orthopedics Subsection of Department of Surgery at Southern Ocean Medical Center; Certified by the American Board of Disability Analysts; Member of the Adult Reconstructive and Arthritis Surgery Section of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, Speaker for National Business Institute

Mark A Schottenfeld, MD

Edison, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Total Joint Replacement, Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement, ACL reconstruction, Sports Medicine, lower extremity, Sports Medicine, professional athletics, post-traumatic osteoarthritis
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons(AAOS) Fellow, Association of Hip and Knees Surgeons(AAHKS) Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery 1980 Dr. Schottenfeld, in full-time private practice 30+ years, full-time at New York University Medical Center Faculty Practice, 3 years. Relocated to NJ, Dr. Schottenfeld became Team Orthopedic Surgeon to the NJ Generals, the U.S. Football League(USFL) 1983-1987, through two owners & head coaches, the only orthopedist the team had until that league disbanded. Dr. Schottenfeld did his Elective at Hospital for Special Surgery. Returning to NYU, he performed the first Total Condylar type knee replacement at NYU, then the first Total Condylar at JFK Medical Center, NJ. Dr. Schottenfeld, has performed literally thousands of knee and shoulder arthroscopic surgeries. Dr. Schottenfeld is interested in Short-Stay knee replacement, co-authored a 2016 article on same-day knee replacement within a free-standing surgery center. Dr. ...

John D. Tydings, MD Central Jersey Spine Associates, PA

Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Lumbar Spine Surgery, Cervical Spine Surgery, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Spinal Trauma, Spinal Stenosis, Sacroiliac Joint Fusion, Failed Back Surgery, Spinal Instrumentation, Workers Compensation
I am a board certified, fellowship trained orthopaedic spinal surgeon in practice since 1990. I am familiar with all aspects of spinal surgery including the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine from a variety of approaches, both with and without instrumentation. I have been performing sacroiliac fusions since 1990. I have been implanting spinal cord stimulators since 1991. My practice predominantly involves Workers Compensation patients and patients injured as the result of motor vehicle accidents. I regularly perform Independent Medical Evaluations and I have testified numerous times as an expert witness.

John Vitolo, MD Skyview Orthopedic Associates

Sparta, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Knee Conditions, Shoulder Conditions
Diplomate American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Subspecialty certification American Board of Orthopedic Sports Medicine.

Joseph R Zerbo, DO

Linwood, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Spine Injury, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Surgical Complications, Spine Fracture, Radiculopathy, Spinal Instrumentation, Spine Infection, Cervical Fusim, Discography
Board Certified AOBOS, Pravate Practice since 1988, member North American Spine Society 1999

Keith W Harvie, DO New Mexico Independent Evaluations

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Osteoporosis, Joint Disease, Malpractice
• Fellow of the American Academy of Osteopathic Surgeons. • Dual Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedics and the American Osteopathic Academy. • He was the first person certified by both distinguished boards. • Fellow of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians (AADEP). • Dr. Harvie is certified by the American Academy of Disability evaluating Physicians Specializing in issues of Disability and Impairment.

John J. Cambareri, MD

Camillus, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness

C Perry Cooke, MD Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists (SOS)

Fayetteville, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Shoulder Surgery, Knee, Injury, Accident, Arthritis, Surgery, Instability, Joint, Replacement, Arthroplasty, Arthroscopy, Arthroscopic Surgery
C Perry Cooke, III, MD AAOS Fellow ABOS Board Certified (Indefinitely…grandfathered in) Dr. Cooke is an Orthopedic Surgeon with more than 35 years of experience in the management of Musculo-Skeletal Injury and Disease. He has treated all Orthopedic conditions, but now concentrates on Disorders of the Shoulder and Knee. Dr. Cooke is a founding member and has been the long-term managing partner of a large private Orthopedic group in Syracuse, NY. His Patient Satisfaction Surveys are consistently very high. He is on the active staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Community General Hospital, Upstate University Hospital, and Specialists’ One-Day Surgery Center… all in Syracuse, NY. In the past, he was occasionally assisted at Surgery by a Resident in Orthopedics, but for many years is now assisted by a PA or LPN…performing as the primary surgeon on every case. Dr. Cooke is comfortable in the legal environment. He is experienced in Depositions, Video Testimony, a...

Michael J. Errico, MD

Manhasset, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness

Michael J. Katz, MD

Woodmere, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Arthroscopic Surgery, Fracture Treatment, Joint Replacement, Neck Injury, Back Injury, Shoulder Injury, Hip Injury, Knee Injury, Ankle Injury, Orthopedic Surgery, Medical Legal Evaluation, Expert Witness, Deability Evaluation, Legal Medicine, Sports Medicine, Hand Surgery
Michael J. Katz, M.D., is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Medicine. He has had an active Orthopaedic practice in New York since 1985. He has considerable medical legal experience performing independent medical evaluations and testimony. He has an office in Queens County. He is currently Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at NY Harbor VA Medical Center. Dr. Katz received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and did his internship/residency at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Katz was initially certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons in 1987 and was recertified in 2003 and again as of 2014. Dr. Katz is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Nassau County Medical Society, American Medical Association and American Fracture Association. Dr. Katz has been an expert consultant for the US Federal Court as well as NY State Attorney General. Dr. Katz has b...

David Lent, MD Southern Westchester Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Associates

Yonkers, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Hip Replacement, Knee replacement, joint replacement, robotic surgery, adult reconstruction, partial knee replacement, MAKOplasty, orthopedic trauma surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, rotator cuff repair
F.A.A.O.S. Board certified Dr David Lent is a board certified orthopedic surgeon licensed in New York, New Jersey and Florida specializing in Joint replacement surgery and sports medicine. He has been in clinical practice in Westchester and the Bronx for the past 20 years. He is now chief of Orthopedic Surgery at St Johns Riverside Hospital and is head clinical director of the Westchester Orthopedic Center. Dr Lent is a world leader in robotic hip and knee replacement surgery (MAKOplasty) and travels the country extensively lecturing and instructing surgeons in robotics. Dr Lent has been featured in the Westchester Magazine as one of Westchester County’s “Top Doctors” and has been list in Castle and Connolly for over a decade. Over the past five years, Dr Lent has become a leader in expert testimony for both plaintiffs and defendants. He specializes in case review prior to legal action as well as court and deposition testimony.

Seth L. Jaffe, D.O. IME Solutions, PLLC

Charlotte, North Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Medical Legal Evaluations Expert Witness - Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Rotator Cuff Repair, Knee and Hip Joint Replacement, Fracture Care, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Cervical and Lumbar Spine Injuries, Overuse Syndromes/Injuries, Nerve Injuries, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Chronic Pain, Soft Tissue Injuries
Board Certified, Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon, in active practice since 1994. Specialty focus in Medical-Legal evaluations, IME's, Impairment and Disability Evaluations/Ratings, AMA Guidelines, Peer-Peer and medical file reviews, Video depositions and Expert testimony. Currently working with and representing worker's compensation and insurance carriers, attorneys for plaintiffs and defense, State/Federal disability carriers. Opinions are supported by evidence based medicine and over 1000 evaluations and 200 depositions. Rapid report turnaround, usually within 48 hours.

DOUGLAS GULA, D.O. Quality Evaluation

WEST CHESTER, Ohio
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Spine Surgery and Evaluations, Hand Surgery, Total Joint Replacement Surgery, and Trauma surgery

Gary Ciment, PhD

Lake Oswego, Oregon
General Surgery Expert Witness, Neurological Surgery Expert Witness - Orthopedic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Neurology, Urological Surgery, Hand Surgery, Critical Care Surgery, Neuro-ophthalmology
Professor at Oregon Health and Science University. Course Director for Gross Anatomy Course. Teach anatomy to medical students and surgical residents

Guenther O Knoblich, MD

Ashland, Oregon
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Legal Medicine Expert Witness - Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Trauma, Shoulder Surgery, Total Joint Replacement, Orthopedics - Non-operative, Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Malpractice, Personal Injury, Work Related Trauma, Independent Medical Exams, Standard of Care, Medical Records Review
Guenther Knoblich M.D. is a full time orthopedic surgeon in private practice with extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries, both surgical and nonsurgical. His clinical experience includes sports medicine, arthroscopy, hand and elbow surgery, shoulder surgery, knee and hip replacement, joint reconstruction, and orthopedic trauma. His areas of orthopedic consulting involve assisting both plaintiff and defense in issues regarding standard of care, surgical complications, injury causation, and orthopedic malpractice. Dr. Knoblich is dual board certified in Orthopedic Surgery as well as Orthopedic Sports Medicine. Dr. Knoblich is the team physician for the College of the Siskiyous. He is a member of Health Volunteer Overseas and has don teaching assignments with Orthopedic Overseas in Vietnam, Nepal, and Bhutan. He is licensed in California and Oregon.

James R Kopp, MD James R. Kopp, MD, PC

La Grande, Oregon
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Spine and spine surgery, Malpractice, Case reviews, Sports medicine, Disability, Peer review, General orthopedic surgery, Orthopedics non-surgical, Joint replacement, IMEs, Disability evaluation
I am a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon in private practice with 31 years of civilian and 8 years of military (4 Residency and 4 Staff) experience in Orthopedic Surgery. I have developed an interest in IME and Legal Expert examinations due to my interest in teaching, which is what I view the role of an expert. I have attended the SEAK conference on expert testimony, the AMA course on IMEs and currently spend about 80% of my practice time "Forensic Orthopedics," i.e. IMEs and legal expert testimony. I am licensed in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Arizona, and Alaska. I am an experienced expert witness.

Ronald Teed, MD Cascade Orthopedic Surgery

Hillsboro, Oregon
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Bones & joints including necks (cervical), backs (lumbar), hips, knees, ankles, wrists, fingers & toes
Licenses in Oregon, Washington, Montana, Alaska, Arizona & Hawaii.

Andrew J. Collier, Jr., MD Philadelphia Orthopaedic Associates

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness
IME experience: 23 years, Extensive Testimony Experience

Charles J. Hubbard, MD

Waverly Township, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Orthopaedic, Total Joint, Joint, Arthroscopy, Arthroscopic, Arthroscopic Surgery, Shoulder, Hip, Knee, Arthroplasty, Carpal Tunnel, Fracture
Internship in General Surgery: University of Massachusetts Medical Center (1987-1988) Residency in Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation: University of Massachusetts Medical Center (1988-1992) I have practiced Orthopedic Surgery for 25 years. My clinical interests have been in Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder, Knee and Ankle, Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery, and Total Joint Replacement of the Hip, Shoulder and Knee.

Michael C Raklewicz, MD

Kingston, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Knees, Hips, Neck, Back, Lower Extremities and Official Disability Guidelines

Barry A Ruht, MD Barry A Ruht MD PC - Orthopedic Foot, Ankle & Knee Institute

Allentown, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Foot and Ankle, Knee Replacement, Foot Pain, Knee Pain, Ankle Pain, Joint Pain, All Aspects of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Barry Ruht completed his internship at the Lehigh Valley Network, introducing him to the Lehigh Valley. After completion of his orthopedic residency at Temple University Hospital, he returned to the Valley and the practice of orthopedic surgery. Dr. Ruht is an experienced, board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Ruht took one year off from full-time private practice in 2004 to pursue this fellowship. Dr. Ruht's fellowship was completed at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital Systems with Dr. Keith Wapner, Dr. Paul Hecht, and Dr. Wen Chao, internationally known board-certified orthopedic surgeons specialized in Foot and Ankle Surgery. Upon his return to the Valley, Dr. Ruht resumed his General Orthopedic Practice with additional emphasis on foot, ankle and knee problems. Dr. Ruht is a seasoned Total Knee Replacement/Reconstructive knee surgeon who has updated his credentials while at the University of Pennsylvania spending ti...

William P. Thorpe, MD William P. Thorpe, MD, PC

Bluffton, South Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Back, Neck, Hip, Knee, Ankle, Shoulder, Elbow and Wrist
25 years of orthopaedic surgical practice, teaching positions at two universities, disability evaluations. Expert evaluation of all orthopaedic conditions especially back, neck, hip, knee, ankle, shoulder, elbow and wrist problems-treatment choices and indications and expected outcomes.

Omar H. Akhtar, MD Capital City Orthopedics, PA

Austin, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement, Revision Hip Surgery, Revision Knee Surgery, Total Joint Replacement, Infected Joints, Fracture, Infection, Periprosthetic Fracture, Dislocated Hip, Stiff Knee, Anthroplasty, Dislocation, Nerve, Tendon, Ligament.
I am an expert in the field of orthopedic surgery and sub-specialize in joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee. I am experienced with general orthopedics including fractures, nerve injury, tendon injury, ligament injuries. I have extensive experience and my practice is focused on primary and revision (aka do-over) joint replacements. I have experience evaluating and treating infections, dislocations, bone loss, pain, and malfunctioning joint replacements of both hip and knee.

JOHN R ANDERSON, MD

BOERNE, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Hand surgery, Pediatric orthopedics, Spine surgery, Spine care, Sports medicine

Richard G Buch, MD The Dallas Limb Restoration Center

Plano, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Oncology Expert Witness - Orthopedic Oncology, Bone Cancer, Bone Infections, Musculoskeletal Tumors, Joint Infections, Joint Revisions, Complex Orthopedic Reconstructions, Shoulder Replacement, Hip Replacement, Ankle Replacement, Elbow Replacement, Knee Replacement, Knee Revisions
Dr. Richard G. Buch graduated from the University of Illinois in 1982 and then performed his internship and residency at Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He then completed fellowships in orthopaedic oncology at National Institute of Health-George Washington University Medical Center, Washington Hospital Center and Children's National Medical Center. A fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. Buch is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic oncologist in Dallas, Texas practicing at the Dallas Limb Restoration Center. The Dallas Limb Restoration Center is a highly specialized center that was founded by Dr. Buch to offer expert care to adults and children who are at risk of loosing their limbs to cancer, infection, and failed joint replacements. With a reputation for compassionate, personalized care and highly-skilled expertise, he was named by D Magazine as one of the top 100 Dallas physicians. Dr. Buch has perf...

J. Clark Race, MD

Austin, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Medical Expert Witness, Orthopedic Expert Witness, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Orthopedic Surgeon Expert Witness, Depositions, Trial Testimony, Medical Record Review, Independent Medical Exams, IME's, Impairment Ratings, Peer Reviews, Worker's Compensation.
Dr. Race is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Race has been providing orthopedic expert witness services to plaintiff and defense counsel for more than 30 years. Dr. Race’s medical legal services include depositions, trial testimony, medical record reviews, impairment ratings, and independent medical exams (IMEs). Dr. Race’s case experience includes medical malpractice, personal injury, work-related injury, auto accidents, orthopedic peer reviews, and other general liability. Dr. Race believes in building relationships based on honesty and trust with his patients and the medical legal community. He provides objective and in-depth opinions and all findings and reports are fact-based and impartial. Dr. Race has extensive experience and knowledge in the diagnosis and treatment of all orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions. He has practiced orthopedics in Austin, TX since 1977.

Stephen J Ringel, MD STEPHEN J. RINGEL MD,PA

Sugar Land, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - LITIGATION ASSISTANCE DEFENSE, LITIGATION ASSISTANCE PLAINTIFF, INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EVALUATIONS, PEER REVIEW, MEDICAL RECORD REVIEW, IMPAIRMENT EVALUATIONS, EXPERT WITNESS, DEPOSITIONS, COURT TESTIMONY, TEXAS, MISSISSIPPI,
Prompt narrative reports brief or extensive.Telephone consultations available. I currently practice in Texas and have practiced in Texas and Mississippi. I have performed and currently perform medical evaluations at the request of attorneys, insurance companies, and state entities. I am currently a Designated Doctor for Worker's Compensation cases in Texas and am a member of the Medical Quality Review Panel of the Texas Department of Insurance. Independent Medical Evaluations in Texas are available at Amarillo, Borger, Dumas, El Campo, Houston, and Plainview (Lubbock vicinity). I am available for travel to other locations as necessary.

Neal C Small, MD Orthopedic Expert Services

Dallas, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Spine Care, Orthopedics Non-Surgical, Disability Evaluation, Fracture, Total Joint, Shoulder, Knee, Lower Extremity
Neal Small, M.D. has been in the private practice of orthopedic surgery for over 35 years. Dr. Small has performed over 15,000 orthopedic surgical procedures. Dr. Small's areas of clinical expertise include issues involving the knee, shoulder and spine. Dr. Small is a past president of the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). Dr. Small has performed hundreds of independent medical examinations (IME's) and thousands of medical file reviews as an expert. Dr. Small has provided expert testimony in numerous depositions and courtroom appearances.

Jeffrey M. Chase, MD VI Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Orthopaedic Trauma, Hand, Shoulder, Knee, Hip, Joint Replacement
I am a fully practicing Sports Medicine Fellowship trained Board Certified General Orthopaedic Surgeon with excellent training and over 20 years of experience. I am locally known for being fair and honest in my expert witness and independent medical examination reports. I have extensive experience in depositions and trial testimony. Clinically I do both trauma orthopaedics as well as joint replacements, sports medicine, hand, elbow, foot and ankle and shoulder and knee surgery.

Romney C. Andersen, MD Andersen Orthopaedics, LLC

Newport News, Virginia
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Urgent Care Medicine Expert Witness - Compartment Syndrome, Amputations, Limb Salvage, Orthopaedic Trauma, Soft Tissue Trauma, Gun Shot Wounds, Blast Injuries, Terrorist Injuries, Fractures, Osteoporosis, Work Place Injuries, Crush Injuries
Romney C. Andersen, MD, AAOS Fellow, ABOS Board Certified. Dr. Andersen is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with more than 14 years of experience managing orthopaedic trauma patients. He has published extensively in the area of orthopaedic trauma and is a professor of surgery. His areas of specialty include severe extremity injuries, compartment syndrome, amputations, crush injuries, blast injuries, explosive injuries, gunshot wounds, fracture care, osteoporosis, industrial & work place injuries. Dr. Andersen is the Chief of Orthopaedics for the Riverside Health System and is a practicing orthopaedic trauma surgeon. Formally he was the Chairman of Orthopaedics at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and oversaw the training program of 38 trainees, and an attending staff of 26 surgeons. Dr. Andersen has authored several expert opinions which have been of extremely valuable to the counsel that retained him. Every case he has worked on has settled without the need for deposit...

Lawrence F Cohen, MD Medical College of Virginia, VCU

Richmond, Virginia
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Spinal Trauma, Spinal Tumors, Scoliosis Surgery, Spinal Cord Injury, Disc Disease, Spinal Fusions, Spinal Instrumentation, Kyphoplasty, Minimally Invasive Spine,

Mark A. Rowley, MD Mark A. Rowley, M.D., LLC

Roanoke, Virginia
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Occupational Medicine Expert Witness - Orthopaedic Trauma, Joint Replacement, Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Fracture Care, Worker's Compensation, Work Capacity
Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with experience in worker's compensation, personal injury and med-mal cases for both plaintiff and defense. Case reviewer for North Carolina Medical Board and multi-hospital system in Virginia. Full time clinical and surgical practice. Licensed in Virginia, North Carolina and Florida. Clinical faculty medical school affiliation.

David H. Bartlett, MD David H. Bartlett M.D., LLC

Madison, Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Knee, Shoulder, Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Replacement, Total knee replacement, Makoplasty
Active clinical practice in orthopedic surgery for 35 years, specializing in knee and shoulder reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery. Pioneer in techniques of arthroscopic surgery and knee replacement.

David A. Fetter, MD, FAAOS, FIAIME, CEDIR Advanced Orthopedic & Sports Injury Center, Ltd.

Brookfield, Madison, Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Medical Legal Evaluations Expert Witness - Causation in Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical File Reviews, Orthopedic Consultant to U.S. Department of Justice, Wisconsin Division
CERTIFICATIONS: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Certification in Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Rating- International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (formerly American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians), Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and International Avademy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Member American Medical Association, Mid-American Orthopaedic Society, Illinois Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Illinois State Medical Society, Lake County Medical Society, Maricopa County Medical Society, Illinois License #036-057645, Wisconsin License #38694, Arizona License #28612, Active Practice of Orthopedic Surgery, 40+ years of Experience.

Jeffrey G. Nicholson, PA-C, PhD, M.Ed, MPAS, DFAAPA PA Experts Network

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Physician Assistant Expert Witness, General Practice Expert Witness - Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Occupational Medicine, Urgent Care, Pain Management, Orthopedic Surgery, Neurology, Nurse Practitioner, Expert Witness Referrals, PA, NP
Dr. Nicholson is full time 26-years practicing PA, PA Educator and experienced legal consultant. He can conduct PA and NP "mid-level provider" malpractice case merit review, expert witness, deposition and testimony for all medical specialties. Dr. Nicholson is a recognized leader in the PA profession and recognized expert on PA malpractice. He can either help you personally or provide the right expert within 48 hours. Current CV Highlights: Distinguished Fellow, American Academy of Physician Assistants; President, American Academy of Physician Assistants in Legal Medicine; Membership Commission, AAPA; Delegate, Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants; Board of Directors, Hillside Health Care International Mission Clinic; Adjunct Clinical Faculty, University of Wisconsin – Madison PA Program Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Marquette University PA Program Fellow, Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants President, PA Experts Network Medical Legal Consult...
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