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Jeffrey H. Oppenheimer, MD Neurosurgery Medlegal Services

Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Neurosurgery, Artificial Disc Replacement, Fusion, Total Brain Injury, Spinal Instrumentation, BMP, Infuse, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Brain Tumor
Dr. Oppenheimer is an actively-practicing board-certified neurosurgeon with 27 years of experience. He founded and presently practices at Neurosurgery Medical Associates in Coral Springs, Florida. Dr. Oppenheimer is also on the faculty at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, and holds medical licenses in several states. Dr. Oppenheimer received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, where he also obtained an MS with distinction in Physiology and Biophysics. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Neurobiology and Behavior cum laude, from Cornell University. Dr. Oppenheimer completed his residency training at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles County Hospital. He has published numerous journal articles and textbook chapters in the field of neurosurgery. He is also multilingual, and is fluent in English, German, and Spanish. Dr. Oppenheimer is a seasoned expert witness with significant testifying experience. He has provided exp...
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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
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MICHAEL H. WINER, MD

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - lumbar spinal surgery, lumbar spinal fusion, direct lateral fusion, failed back surgery, minimally invasive spinal surgery (MISS), spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, Sacroiliac joint dysfunction & fusion, Dynesys dynamic stabilization, intradiscal stem cell therapy, workers compensation, IMEs
Michael H. Winer, M.D. is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon with over 40 years experience in spinal surgery. Dr. Winer spent two years in the Army including a year in Viet Nam (December 1969 - 1970) for which he was awarded the Bronze Star. While in private practice in St. Louis from 1975 to 1993 he was clinical instructor with Washington University, Barnes Hospital Orthopedic Dept. & attending surgeon to the spine clinic at Shriners Hospital. He taught residents and fellows and participated in the WU Orthopedic Department’s Annual Spine Conference. Dr. Winer moved to Arizona in 1993 and has maintained an active medical license in Arizona since then. His private practice was limited to treatment of spinal conditions, including degenerative LBP, sciatica, sacraliliac joint dysfunction, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis & "failed back syndrome". In Arizona, industrial cases often required testifying at industrial hearings. He helped develop & advance MIS surgery with the ATAVI ...
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William A Brennan, MD FACS Neurosurgical Solutions of Lafayette

Beverly Hills, California
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Traumatic Brain Injury Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Lumbar fusion Cervical fusion Complex Spine Surgery
Dr. Brennan was raised in the Carolinas and completed neurosurgery residency at Vanderbilt in 1995. He has been in private practice since 1995 with an emphasis on complex spinal surgery. Dr. Brennan has been on staff of Trauma Centers and has vast experience treating traumatic brain injury. His practice in Louisiana has seen many offshore injuries resulting in a large volume of experience in depositions as well as trial appearances. Dr. Brennan was the treating spine surgeon for one of the largest multi-plaintiff industrial explosion cases in Louisiana history. His legal consultations include both plaintiff as well as defense work and his testimonies have been consistent across the spectrum. Dr. Brennan’s Curriculum Vitae and deposition/trial experience is updated quarterly on Expertneuromd.com
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Christopher C Carver, MD, FACS

salinas, California
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Rhoton Trained Board Certified 1986 35 years full time private practice Extensive Spine and Intracranial Experience
I have practiced full time Neurosurgery in Monterey, California since 1983. This included all ranges of cases from trauma to tumor to stroke as well as extensive spine work including instrumented fusions, simple as well as complex. I am well versed in and have a vast experience of Neurosurgical knowledge and experience. As you may note from my CV I have recently covered Neurosurgical Trauma at Natividad Medical Center after many years of doing trauma, emergent, and elective neurosurgery at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula and Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital. I have done a fair amount of medical/legal consultant work in Personal Injury matters, medical legal matters and have performed extensive Workman’s Compensation evaluations and treatment. I have performed thousands of medical/neurosurgical evaluations and have testified as an expert witness in many depositions and various legal matters through my 35 year career. I have been qualified as an...
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William H. Dillin, MD Independent Spine Evaluation, Inc.

Los Angeles, California
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Independent spine evaluations, IME, spine surgery: critical analysis of the issue & clinical logic combined with "evidence based medicine" offers the greatest opportunity for accuracy
William Dillin, M.D. completed the Neurosurgery and Orthopaedic Spinal Surgery Fellowship at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia in July 1985. His practice is devoted exclusively to spine surgery and spine medicine with attendant procedures. Since, July 1985, he has served as a spine consultant the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. Dr. Dillin has been an associate at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic since July 1986. He is a co-founder of the Kerlan-Jobe Spine Center, a multidisciplinary center of excellence dedicated to spine diseases. Dr. Dillin’ s interests include the full therapeutic and diagnostic range of spine medicine: minimally invasive, least invasive and maximally invasive spine operations and the array of non-surgical invasive procedures directed at spinal pain. Dr. Dillin evaluates patients at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Orange County and the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles.
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Aaron G. Filler, MD, PhD, JD Institute for Nerve Medicine

Santa Monica, California
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI), Nerve injury, Patents, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Brain injury, closed head injury, lumbar fusion, piriformis syndrome, pudendal nerve, thoracic outlet syndrome, nerve entrapment
Experience in patent litigation, head injury, spine injury, failed surgery, reparative surgery, nerve imaging, imaging for closed head injury. Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS). Board Certified in Neurosurgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery. Fellowship trained in Complex Spinal Surgery. Fellowship trained in complex nerve surgery. Section Editor - Youmans Neurological Surgery - Peripheral Nerve. Guidelines Committee member for national spinal surgery guidelines from American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Lieutenant Colonel (retired) - United States Army Reserve - Commander 1466th Neurosurgical Medical Team. Faculty UCLA Comprehensive Spine Center. Medical Director Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles. Experience with insurance and ERISA litigation, patent litigation, med mal, personal injury.
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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
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K. Rad Payman, MD Advanced Spine Institute

Encino, California
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Spine, Orthopedics, Cervical, Lumbar, Surgery, Artificial Disc Replacement, Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion, Laminectomy and Discectomy, Stenosis, DDD
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Todd W. Peters, MD MiSpine Center

Irvine, California
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Currently practicing minimally invasive spine surgeon with 20 years of clinical experience. Specialize in all aspects of spinal surgery.
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Praveen Prasad, MD

Sacramento, California
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Spine Surgery, Failed Back Surgery, Lumbar Fusion, Spinal Cord Injury, Intracerebral Hematoma, Cauda Equine Syndrome, Cervical Spine Surgery, Neurological Surgery, Nerve Stimulator, Spine Trauma, Head Injury, Chronic Pain,
Dr. Prasad is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery as well as the American Board of Internal Medicine. He has been in clinical practice of Neurosurgery for over 27 years and is currently Director, Dignity Health Neurosciences Institute and Neurosurgical Director of a Level II Trauma Center. In his active practice he performs over 175 surgical cases per year encompassing the broad range of neurosurgical conditions including spine and cranial trauma, degenerative spinal conditions like spinal stenosis and disc herniations, cervical spine surgery including disc replacements, intracranial hemorrhages, brain and spine tumors, and chronic pain treatments such as spinal cord stimulation. He has considerable experience as an expert witness, testifying in court over 12 times in medical malpractice and personal injury cases, offering opinions for both defense and plaintiffs’ counsels. He is available to review records and perform IMEs.
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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, auto accidents, aviation accidents and personal injury cases.
Dr. Rudin is an actively practicing and Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, with a fellowship in Spinal Surgery. He completed medical school and orthopedic surgery residency at the University of California at Los Angeles. Fellowship in complex spinal disorders was completed in 2005 under the direction of Dr. Rick Delamarter. He has been in private practice for 14 years. Currently he is serving as the Chief of Orthopedics at a level 2 trauma center. His practice is 100% dedicated to spine care. Online reviews by patients are 5 stars. He is willing to travel both within California and neighboring states.
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Benjamin Bjerke, MD

Boulder, Colorado
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Neurological Surgery Expert Witness - Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Spine Fusion, Neurosurgery, ACDF, ALIF, Complications, Decompression, Interbody Fusion, Microdiscectomy, Spinal Cord Stimulation, XLIF
Dr. Bjerke is available for expert opinion, testimony, or legal consultation in all areas of spine surgery. He has provided expert testimony for Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Medical Malpractice, and cass of Physician Competence. Reasonable rates and expedited turnaround will be provided. Visit expertspinesurgeon.com for additional information. He has trained in all areas of spinal surgery at top institutions around the country, including minimally invasive spine surgery, cervical disorders, degenerative spinal conditions, trauma and post-traumatic conditions, tumor, infection, as well as complex and revision spine surgery. He has trained with all cutting edge and leading surgical technologies, including minimal access surgery techniques, stereotactic computer-aided navigation, and motion-preserving procedures. Dr. Bjerke has authored several publications in Spine, The Spine Journal, and many other peer-reviewed journals. He has shared his research in over 30 national an...
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Regina O Hillsman, MD

West Port, Connecticut
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Foot & Ankle Surgery, Fibromyalgia
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Michael Broom, MD Florida Spine Care Center

Orlando, Florida
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Spine disorders and injuries including disc herniations, disc degeneration, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, spinal instability, scoliosis, kyphosis, myelopathy, soft tissue and muscular ligament pain, tumors, fractures, failed back surgeries.
Dr Broom is a practicing Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon who currently serves as Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine and is presently Co-Director of Spine Surgery Rotation for the Orthopaedic Residency Program at Orlando Regional Medical Center. He has trained a number of Spine Surgeons and has been Director of Florida Spine Care Center’s Orthopedic Spine fellowship program. Dr Broom is available for medical record reviews, CMEs and IMEs. He is often appointed by the Judges of Compensations Claims from various counties in the State of Florida as an expert medical adviser to determine causation, percentage of causation, disability, future medical care needs and permanent limitations.
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Edward F Eyster, MD

Jupiter, Florida
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - spinal neurosurgery, spinal reconstruction, minimally invasive techniques
Dr. Eyster graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans and completed his neurosurgical training at University of California San Francisco. As a board certified neurosurgeon, Dr. Eyster has been active both locally and nationally. Dr. Eyster is past president of the Florida Neurosurgical Society, Vice President of the Southern Neurosurgical Society and Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Dr. Eyster served many years as the Executive Committee of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and with Dr. Clarke Watts was founder of Think First – a head and spinal cord prevention program of the American Association of Neurological Surgery and Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Emphasis is on spinal neurosurgery and evaluating patients throughout Northern California offering the latest advances in spinal reconstruction and minimally invasive techniques. For the past 5 years, we have also evaluated patients for complex industrial and medical-legal issues as Qualified Medical Evaluators, ...
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Larry Fishman, M.D.

Tampa, Florida
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Neurosurgeon, Neurosurgery, spine surgeon, Trauma, IMEs, Minimally Invasive Outpatient Surgery, Peripheral Nerves, Sacroiliac Joint Injection, disability, permanent impairment rating, future care costs, medical neccesity
Board Certified, Mayo Clinic trained neurosurgeon in active clinical practice. Current clinical focus of spine surgery, peripheral nerves, injections and sacroiliac joints. 30 years emergency room call experience handling brain and spine trauma. Since residency has performed over 15,000 operations. Extensive peer review experience evaluating compliance with the standard of care. Highly experienced expert witness and independent medical examiner who has testified hundreds of times.
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Rodolfo Gari, MD Physician Partners of America

Tampa, Florida
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Laser Surgery Expert Witness - Pain Management, Herniated disc, whiplash, car accident, low back pain, neck pain, personal injury, spinal cord stimulator, pain pump, crps, rsd, minimally invasive spine surgery, surgery center, facet injection, epidural injection, nerve block, sciatica, nerve pain
Dr. Rodolfo Gari earned a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, graduating cum laude, from the University of South Florida in Tampa. He went on to study medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, Florida, earning his Doctor of Medicine in 1985. Dr. Gari’s medical training included an internship in internal medicine at Orlando Regional Medical Center and a residency in anesthesiology at Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital. After practicing medicine for a decade, Dr. Gari returned to school and graduated with a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Florida College of Business. He specialized in finance and entrepreneurship and finished in the top one percent of his class. Dr. Gari belonged to the international business honor society Beta Gamma Sigma. A dedicated philanthropist, Dr. Rodolfo Gari supports a number of national and local charitable endeavors including The Children’s Home, an organization in Tampa serving children who have suf...
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John L Merritt, MD, FACP

Tampa, Florida
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Physical Medicine & Rehab Expert Witness - Spinal Cord Injury, Life Care Plans, Brain Injury, Catastrophic Injury
An active practicing physician and researcher, and Professor of Neurology and Medicine at the University of South Florida, Tampa. Board Certified in Internal Medicine, in Physical Medicine &Rehabilitation and in Spinal Cord Medicine. Has served as an expert witness for over 20 years in complex, challenging, high award/value cases for spinal cord injury, brain injury, catastrophic injuries, for plaintiff and defense. Experienced in developing, writing, and reviewing Life Care Plans. 35 years clinical experience includes: Professor at the Mayo Clinic, at University of California-Irvine, at Marquette University, at Medical College of Wisconsin, and now at University of South Florida. Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Medicine, & board eligible in Brain Injury Medicine. Physician, teacher, researcher, & medical expert witness. Has served as Professors at: Mayo Clinic, Rochester; University of California, Irvine; Medical College of Wi...
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Matthew R Moore, MD, FAANS, FACS Florida Neurosurgical Experts

Lighthouse Point, Florida
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Brain Trauma, Concussion, Cranial Surgery, Cranial Trauma, Head Injury, Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Spine Surgery, Spine Injury, Subdural Hematoma
Dr Moore is a Harvard & Yale trained board certified neurosurgery specialist in the busiest private practice in Broward county, FL and served as on-field neurosurgeon for the Miami Dolphins for over 10 years. He was past Chief of Surgery and is currently Director of Neurosurgery at Broward Health North Trauma Center. Dr Moore is the Founding Director of the First JCAHO accredited Spine Care Center in Broward, Palm Beach and Miami Dade counties of South Florida. The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations is the oldest, most respected federal inspection authority of healthcare providers. Dr Moore provides expert, credible, unbiased reviews and testimony with 2 decades of experience in both plaintiff and defense malpractice cases of brain and spine injuries, operations and complications, as well as motor vehicle accident, slip & fall and hematoma ( subdural, intracerebral & aneurysm ). Having performed over 8,000 operations, he has been the ONLY one of over 2...
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Jeffrey H. Oppenheimer, MD Neurosurgery Medlegal Services

Boca Raton, Florida
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Neurosurgery, Artificial Disc Replacement, Fusion, Total Brain Injury, Spinal Instrumentation, BMP, Infuse, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Brain Tumor
Dr. Oppenheimer is an actively-practicing board-certified neurosurgeon with 27 years of experience. He founded and presently practices at Neurosurgery Medical Associates in Coral Springs, Florida. Dr. Oppenheimer is also on the faculty at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, and holds medical licenses in several states. Dr. Oppenheimer received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, where he also obtained an MS with distinction in Physiology and Biophysics. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Neurobiology and Behavior cum laude, from Cornell University. Dr. Oppenheimer completed his residency training at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles County Hospital. He has published numerous journal articles and textbook chapters in the field of neurosurgery. He is also multilingual, and is fluent in English, German, and Spanish. Dr. Oppenheimer is a seasoned expert witness with significant testifying experience. He has provided exp...
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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.
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James St. Louis, D.O. Physician Partners of America

Tampa, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Laser Spine, Minimally Invasive Laser Spine Procedures, Orthopedic, IMEs, Board Certified
James St. Louis, D.O., performs minimally invasive laser spine procedures at Physician Partner of America’s Tampa location. He is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery by the American Board of Physician Specialists, and was the surgical founder of Laser Spine Institute in Tampa.
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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. My me...
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Arnold J. Weil, MD Non-Surgical Orthopaedics, PC

Marietta, Georgia
Pain Management - Medicine Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Non-surgical orthopaedic medicine, pain management and sports injuries, back pain, independent medical exams, spinal injections, musculoskeletal, disability, peer review, physical medicine, spine, neck
Arnold J. Weil, MD, a diplomat of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, is the Chief Executive Officer of Non-Surgical Orthopaedics, P.C., one of the premier orthopaedic practices in the metro Atlanta area. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. An active lecturer, Dr. Weil speaks nationally and internationally on the nonsurgical management of back and neck pain as well as new advances in pain management.
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Robert A Beatty, MD

Hinsdale, Illinois
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Head Injury, Independent Medical Examinations, Misse Diagnosis, Neurological Damage, Neurological IME, Neurological Surgery, Neurosurgery, Spinal Cord Injury, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Surgery, Spine Injuries, Surgery Complications
Dr. Beatty provides expert witness testimony including neurosurgery malpractice for plaintiff and defense, emphasizing deviation from the standard of care, missed diagnosis and the avoidance and treatment of surgical complications. He performs IMEs in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana. He is a founding member of the Illinois State Advisory Council on spinal cord and head injury.
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Jonathan S Citow, MD American Center for Spine & Neurosurgery

Libertyville, Illinois
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - minimally invasive spine, brain, peripheral nerves, carpal tunnel, ulnar nerve, peroneal nerve, cranial nerves
American Board of Neurological Surgeons; Authored Comprehensive Neurosurgical Board Review books
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WAYEL KAAKAJI, MD Med Expert Billing Co.

Wheaton, Illinois
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Neurological Surgery Expert Witness - Neurosurgery, Neurosurgeon, Spinal Surgeon, Spinal Surgery, Surgeon, Invasive Spine Surgery, Cyberknife Training, XLIF, Artificial Lumbar Disc, Board Certified, Inflatable Bone Tamp, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
I am a board certified physician in spinal and neurological surgery, and have been in clinical practice for 18 years. Community hospital based and private practice spinal and neurological surgery are my clear areas of expertise. I practice adult spinal and neurological surgery on a daily basis. I also have extended experience in functional and trauma neurosurgery. My practice includes the care of brain tumors, stroke, movement disorders, spinal pathology such as degenerative conditions, spinal tumors, infectious conditions, etc. I have over 15 years experience reviewing records and have been trained in providing expert testimony. I am experienced in the preparation of narrative reports. I am always available to discuss a case at your convenience and can provide a narrative report, if requested.
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Suguna Pappu, MD, PhD

Chicago, Illinois
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Traumatic Brain Injury, Hydrocephalus, Brain Tumors
Board Certified Neurological Surgery
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Bernhard Zünkeler, MD Bernhard Zunkeler, M.D., P.A.

Towson, Maryland
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - spine surgery, instrumentation, head injury, spinal cord injury, catastrophic neurological injury, past and future cost of medical care
Bernhard Zünkeler, M.D. is a board-certified neurosurgeon in Baltimore, Maryland. He has been in clinical practice since 1997 and participates in the continuous certification (CC) of the American Board of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Zünkeler has an interest in the indications, evidence-basis, outcomes, complications, and standard of care in spinal surgery and neurosurgery and is available for consultation and case review to attorneys representing plaintiffs or defendants. Dr. Zünkeler is a Fellow of American College of Surgeons, a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, and the German Neurosurgical Society.
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James B. Macon, MD Future NeuroSpine, Inc.

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Spinal Cord Injury, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Laminectomy, Paraplegia, Quadriplegia, Diskectomy, Fusion, Spinal Cord Stimulation
Expert review of neurological injury related to spine surgery and pain procedures. See practice experience at www.fnspine.com.
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Stephen C. Saris, MD Brigham & Women’s Department of Neurosurgery

Boston , Massachusetts
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - gliomas, Radiosurgery, gamma knife , complications of spine surgery, complications of pedicle screw replacement, spine surgery, concussion, traumatic brain injury, intracranial hemorrhage, glioblastoma, TBI, mTBI
Board-Certified Neurosurgeon in active clinical practice that involves both spine and brain. Harvard faculty. Former Brown & Tufts faculty. Harvard and Duke trained. 20+ years of medical-legal experience > 500 depositions, > 1000 IMEs, > 1000 record reviews, and over 50 court appearances.
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Frank O Petkovich, MD Petkovich Orthopedic and Spine Care

St. Louis, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - IMEs, General Orthopedics, Spinal Surgery, Record Reviews, Depositions, CIME 6th Edition, Disability Evaluations, Orthopedics Non Surgical, Back, Neck, Lower Extremities, Upper Extremities.
Frank O. Petkovich, MD has been in private practice as a general orthopedic surgeon and spine surgeon in the St. Louis, Missouri and Illinois area for the past 39 years. He has performed thousands of surgical procedures. Dr. Petkovich is a Fellow American College of Surgeons and Fellow in American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a Fellow and founding member of North American Spine Society as well as past president St. Louis Orthopedic Society. Dr. Petkovich completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Missouri, Kansas City and Spine fellowship at Tulane University affiliated hospitals. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and also certified by the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners, 6th edition, CIME. He is licensed in the states of Missouri and Illinois. Dr. Petkovich has extensive experience with work related conditions including: IMEs, treatment, surgeries, and impairment ratings.
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Davis W Clark, MD IME of New Hampshire

Concord, New Hampshire
Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness
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James G. Lowe, MD

Linwood, New Jersey
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Spinal Cord Injury, Spine Injury, Spine Fracture, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Spine Infection, Paralysis, Radiculopathy, Spinal Instrumentation, Cervical Fusion, Lumbar Fusion, Spinal Abscess, Surgery Complications
Dr. Lowe is a Board-Certified (1998) Neurosurgeon in private practice in Southern New Jersey. Dr. Lowe serves as Chief of the Division of Spinal Surgery at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, is an active member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurosurgeons, and North American Spine Society, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Lowe provides expert witness testimony in matters of Neurosurgery malpractice for both plaintiff and defense.
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Mark R McLaughlin, MD, FACS Princeton Brain and Spine

Princeton, New Jersey
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Chiari malformation, trigeminal neuralgia, cervical spine surgery, lumbar spine surgery, closed head injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, TBI, Degenerative and traumatic lumbar, thoracic, and cervical spine disease
He is a board certified neurosurgeon, currently practicing neurological surgery with a focus on spine disorders and trigeminal and occipital neuralgia and chiari malformation surgery at Princeton Brain and Spine Care. He has published over 100 articles on neurosurgery and spoken internationally about his field. Dr. McLaughlin received his undergraduate degree in philosophy from the College of William & Mary. He graduated with his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University with Alpha Omega Alpha honors – equivalent of Phi Beta Kappa – and completed his residency in neurosurgery at the University of Pittsburgh under “the father of modern neurosurgery” Dr. Peter Jannetta. He then went on to complete a fellowship in complex spine surgery at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He has organized an international consultative link with Russian neurosurgeons with collaboration from the World Federation of Neurological Surgeons. He initiated the first ever Russian-American Spin...
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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.
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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
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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.
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Inad B. Atassi, MD

Fayetteville, North Carolina
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Neuroradiology, spinal cord injuries, spinal cord tumors, spinal fusion, head injuries, intracranial aneurysms, brain tumors, peripheral nerve damage, quadriplegia. Licensed in: NC, VA, MD, DC, TX, MO, KS, MI, CA, WA, AK, PA
Board Certified: Neurological Surgery
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Dale S. Horne, MD, PhD, FACS, FAANS Comprehensive NeuroSurgical Expert Case Reviews

Cincinnati, Ohio
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - complex spine surgery, robotic spine surgery, cervical spine surgery, cervical arthroplasty, kyphoplasty, minimally invasive spine surgery (MIS), spinal stabilization, tumors of brain and spine, intracranial hemorrhage, shunts, Chiari Malformation, traumatic brain injury
Dr. Horne is an experienced neurosurgeon and leader in stereotactic surgery of the brain and spine. He is among a growing number of surgeons in the U.S. pioneering the application of robotic surgery to make spine surgery safer for patients. He was the second neurosurgeon in the U.S. to implement spinal robotics clinically. His skills encompass a broad scope of neurosurgery from brain and spinal tumors to surgery for degenerative spinal conditions. He has specific expertise in cervical spine surgery including cervical disc replacement, minimally invasive surgery, and kyphoplasty. With nearly three decades of experience, Dr. Horne is a highly qualified and skilled neurosurgeon. Integrity, compassion, empathy, and individuality are the pillars of Dr. Horne’s career. He is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He currently provides consulting services to the neurosurgical industry, focusing on intraoperative navigation and spinal robotics. Dr. Horne received...
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James P Argires, MD James P. Argires, LLC

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Thoracic Surgery Expert Witness - triage, trauma, intracranial surgery and spinal surgery
Board certified neurological surgeon with 50 years of expertise in triage, trauma, intracranial surgery and spinal surgery. My profile lists decades of work history, academic posts, military service, hospital affiliations and committees, the societies to which I've belonged and held offices, the many honors I've received, and the opportunities I've had to extend my expertise via speaking opportunities worldwide. Today, I contribute my five decades of dedication to medical excellence as an Independent Medical Exam (IME) provider, serving: ● Pennsylvania Workman's Compensation officials (IMEs) ● Attorneys (liability injuries) ● Insurance company officials (medical malpractice defense) Additionally, I conduct reviews of medical records, second opinions and am an expert witness on matters related to medical and neurosurgery issues. I have enjoyed excellent cooperation with the legal profession and law enforcement personnel, as well as with attorneys, for whom I have assisted with n...
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Brian Holmes, MD, FACS

Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Complex Spine Surgery, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Discectomy, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Instrumentation, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, Brain Tumors, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Neurosurgery
Chief of the Subdivision of Neurological Surgery, Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Maryland and an Associate Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery at the Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine. Former President and Scientific Program Chairman of the Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society, has served as an Executive Council Member since 1998.
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Daniel V Loesch, MD, FACS TriState Neurological Surgeons

Erie, Pennsylvania
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness - spine surgery, chronic pain, trauma, neurovascular surgery, stroke, brain tumor
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Wade K. Jensen, MD KCMD Enterprises, Inc.

Dakota Dunes, South Dakota
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness, Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness - Spinal Fusion Surgery, Lumbar Spinal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Cervical Arthroplasty, Scoliosis Surgery, Medical Device Patents, Pedicle Screw Surgery, Workers Compensation, IMEs, Laminectomy, Microdiscectomy, Spine Surgery Complications
I am a Board Certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Dual Fellowship trained in Orthopedic and Neurological Spinal Surgery. My expertise is in the diagnosis and treatment of the cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine. I am an expert in Spinal Deformity Surgery, complex surgery of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine including revision surgery. I also perform minimally invasive spinal surgery including endoscopic spinal surgeries. I have multiple patents issued and licensed in the medical space. 30% of my practice is general orthopedics surgery, concentrating on total joint replacement, arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery, and peripheral nerve surgery. I take Orthopedic emergency department call routinely. I perform IME's weekly, perform chart reviews, treat work compensation patients, have served as an Expert Spine Surgeon, and have performed many depositions and have testified in court.
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Douglas C. Mathews, MD Howell Allen Clinic

Nashville, Tennessee
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - General Neurosurgery, Spinal Surgery
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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
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Frank Castillon, III, MD, FAANS Frank Castillon, III, PA

Wolfforth, Texas
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Spine Injury, Head Injury, Brain Surgery, Intracranial Hemorrhage, Brain Tumor, Spinal Fusion, Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Artificial Disc Replacement, Hydrocephalus, Herniated Disc, Degenerative Conditions of the Spine, Spinal Cord Stimulators
Additional Information 2,000 Character Maximum (usually 1-2 short paragraphs) I have practiced general neurosurgery for over ten years, and am board-certified by the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. As a community-based neurosurgeon, the majority of my practice consists of evaluation and management of spinal conditions, including non-operative and operative treatments. I keep apprised on the latest innovations in techniques, including minimally-invasive spine surgery and artificial cervical disc replacement, as well as spinal cord stimulation. Although disorders of the spine are extremely common, and far more common than disorders of the brain and peripheral nervous system, I am seasoned in the operative and non-operative management of a variety of brain disorders, including head injuries, brain tumors, hydrocephalus, intracranial cysts, hemorrhages, and strokes. I am also certified in Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery, a specialized form of radiation used t...
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Anthony Muffoletto, MD

Houston, Texas
Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Back and Neck Injury, Whiplash, Sciatica, Worker's Comp injury, MVA, Herniated Disc, Post-laminectomy Syndrome, Failed Back Syndrome, Post-Surgical Complications, Cauda Equina Syndrome, Spinal Cord Injury, Fracture; Dislocation, Radiculopathy, Discitis, Spondylitis, Epidural Abscess
Active Consultant to Texas Board of Medical Examiners. Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon. Former Tenure-Track Faculty Physician at Univ. of Texas Medical Branch
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Phillip E Williams, MD, FACS

Dallas, Texas
Neurological Surgery Expert Witness, Spine Surgery & Spine Care Expert Witness - Neurosurgery, IME, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Conservational Treatment of Low Back Pain and Cervical, Microdiscectomy Lumbar and Cervical, Closed Head Injury, Cervical Fusion, Spinal Stenosis, Traumatic Brain Injury, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Pre-cert Medical Requests, Independent Medical Exams
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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,
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