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Aprajita Nakra, DPM, FACFAS Elite Experts

Gilbert, Arizona
Podiatry Expert Witness, Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness - Diabetes, Adult&Pediatric Foot and Ankle Surgery, Podiatry, Wound Care, Charcot, Calcaneus/Lisfranc/Pilon fracture, Ligament, Tendon, Achilles, Sports Medicine, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Sprain, Dislocation, Nerve Injury, Arthroscopy, Ankle Replacement, External Fixation
Board Certified foot and ankle surgeon with specialty training and extensive experience in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. She is a Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons, Member of the American College of Foot & Ankle Pediatrics and American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine. She has extensive experience in medical and legal aspects of foot and ankle cases including Independent Medical Evaluations, impairment rating, chart/file reviews, expert witness and depositions. Areas of Expertise include Foot and Ankle Medicine and Surgery for Adults and Pediatrics, Total Ankle Replacement, Ankle and Pilon Fracture, External Fixation of Foot/Ankle and Leg, Foot/Ankle Sprain/Fracture/Dislocation, Nerve Injury including Chronic Pain and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Arthroscopy, Diabetes and Foot/Ankle Pathology including Wound Care and Charcot, Calcaneus and Lisfranc Fracture, Lacerations and Puncture Wounds, Ligament Injuries/tears/ruptures, Tendon injuries/te...

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

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...

Anthony C Chang, MD, MBA, MPH Children's Hospital of Orange County

Laguna Beach, California
Pediatric Cardiology Expert Witness, Public Health Expert Witness - Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiac Surgery, Sudden Death, Cardiac Intensive Care, Heart Failure, Postoperative Care, Pulmonary Hypertension, Adult with Congenital Heart Disease, Public Health, Sports Medicine
Training and attending service at the three top pediatric heart programs. Editor of textbooks Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care and Heart Failure in Children and Young Adults with expertise in congenital Heart Disease and Perioperative Care as well as cardiomyopathy and sudden death in pediatric patients

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

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

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...

Carlton M Clinkscales, MD Hand Surgery Associates, PC

Englewood, Colorado
Hand Surgery Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - Hand and Elbow
Dr. Clinkscales has been with Hand Surgery Associates since 1998. He has served as the president of the Rocky Mountain Hand Surgery Society, board member of the Denver Medical Society, and Assistant Professor to the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Consistently ranked by 5280 Magazine as one of Denver's top doctors, Dr. Clinkscales regularly contributes to medical education through his presentations and publications on cutting-edge techniques in hand and upper extremity care.

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,

Nancy Croughwell

Davie, Florida
Physical Therapy Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Specialist in pediatric to adult orthopedics, non-surgery and post surgery orthopedics, manual therapy, sports medicine, clinical instructor, faculty instructor,
Owner of OrthoSport of Davie, FL. for over 20 years Physical Therapist for over 30 years Doctorate in Physical Therapy Certification in Manual Therapy Specialist in Orthopedics/Sports Medicine (surgical/non-surgical) Clinical Instructor for 30 years Board Member for Kaiser College/Nova Southeastern University Faculty/Instructor Nova Southeastern University Expert Witness

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...

Joseph Wall, MD Radiology Medical Experts

Bal Harbour, Florida
Radiology Expert Witness, Neuroradiology Expert Witness - Radiology Medical Expert, Sports Medicine, MRI, Orthopedics, CT, Cat Scan, Neuroradiology, XRay
BOARD CERTIFIED RADIOLOGIST, DUAL FELLOWSHIP TRAINED IN SPORTS MEDICINE MRI AND NEURORADIOLOGY. General diagnostic radiology / imaging with specialization in sports medicine imaging of the joints, arms, legs, and pelvis as well as specialization in neuroradiology imaging of the brain, head, neck, spine, and pelvis. Specializing in athletes, sports injuries, military active duty and retired, and accident victims. Former four-year collegiate athlete and U.S. military physician. Provide review of x-rays / second opinions, peer review, medical file review, and expert witness testimony for both plaintiff and defense in personal injury and medical malpractice cases, with over 20 years of experience in radiology as well as federal trial expert witness experience. Call 480-262-0315 for more information.

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.

Wing K. Chang, MD Peachtree Orthopedics

Atlanta, Georgia
Pain Management - Medicine Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Pain Medicine-Management, Interventional Spine Care, Spine Injections, Sports Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Chang earned his B.A./M.D. degree in an accelerated 7-year combined program with Brooklyn College and State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn in 1993. He completed an internship in general surgery at Montefiore Medical Center in 1994. After that, Dr. Chang completed his residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation in 2000 at the prestigious Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Chang completed a clinical orthopedic fellowship at Boston University Medical Center where he received additional specialty training in orthopedic surgery. While there, he was the assistant team physician for Boston University and University of Massachusetts athletics. He also completed a musculoskeletal spine fellowship at the University of Michigan in 2001. There, he received specialty training in spine and musculoskeletal diagnostics and therapeutics, including interventional spine and extremity injections, advanced electrodiagnostic techniques, m...

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

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.

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...

Dave T Hehemann, DPM Dave Hehemann Podiatry P.L.L.C.

Grand Blanc, Michigan
Podiatry Expert Witness, Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness - Reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, bunion, flatfoot, arthroscopic ankle surgery, foot and ankle trauma, diabetes, foot infection, ulcer, sports medicine
Board Certified in Foot Surgery by ABFAS (formerly ABPS) Board Certified in Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery by ABFAS

Melissa Castro, PsyD, LP, ABPP Minneapolis Clinic of Neurology

Golden Valley, Minnesota
Neuropsychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - TBI, Post-Concussion Syndrome, PTSD, Dementia, Stroke, Geriatrics, Capacity, Neurocognitive Disorder, Cognitive Disorder, Mental Health, Rehab, Sleep Medicine, Sports Medicine, Trauma, IME, Record Review, Disability, FFD, Return to work, Work. Comp, Malingering, Forensic, Psychology, Spanish.
Dr. Castro is a board certified neuropsychologist with offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at the Mayo Clinic. She has a background in neurosciences and medical psychology. She has conducted research on the learning and memory underlying maladaptive behaviors including addiction, sexual behaviors, fear and anxiety disorders. She has a full time clinical practice (80%+). She is one of the few bilingual Spanish/English neuropsychologists in the Midwest. Areas of expertise include: - Cross-cultural neuropsychology, particularly in the evaluation of bilinguals and non-English speaking individuals. - Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and concussion. - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD. - Dementia and other neurodegenerative disorders.

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

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.

Ronald D Karnaugh, MD JFK Neuroscience Institute

Edison, New Jersey
Pain Management - Medicine Expert Witness, Physical Medicine & Rehab Expert Witness - Interventional Spine/Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Motor Vehicle Injuries, Workers' Compensation, IMEs, Malpractice, Expert Witness, Medical File Review

David Plotkin, DPM

Short Hills, New Jersey
Foot & Ankle Surgery Expert Witness, Biomechanics Expert Witness - Podiatry, Foot Surgery, Ankle Surgery, Podiatrist Surgeon, Sports Medicine
Residency Site Director, Overlook Hospital, First, Second, Third Year Foot and Ankle Surgery. Diplomate, American Board Podiatric Surgery; Fellow American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

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 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.

Dr. Michelle E Wolpov, PT, DPT, MBA, ATC, CSCS Physical Therapy Expert Witness Services

Freehold, New Jersey
Physical Therapy Expert Witness - Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal, Injury, Standard of Care, Rehabilitation, Health Club, Personal Training, Fitness
Dr. Wolpov has practiced in the physical therapy industry for over 30 years, and she specializes in the outpatient orthopedic setting. In 2002, Dr. Wolpov founded “Game Shape Physical Therapy & Fitness Center”. Game Shape is a Rehabilitation Network Participating Location with the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in Physical Therapy. In 2005, Dr. Wolpov began consulting as an Expert Witness in the physical therapy and fitness industries. She has handled over 85+ cases for both plaintiff (60%) and defense (40%), writing expert opinions, and testifying at depositions and in court. Her other expert consulting services include: litigation consulting, research and investigation, documentation auditing, independent PT examinations (IMEs), and consulting in standards of care. Dr. Wolpov also provides support for PT Business Owners in all areas of business management and operations. In 2001, Dr. Wolpov graduated top of her class, with a 4.0 GPA and a MBA from Monmouth University. In 2011...

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. 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.

Serge Menkin, MD UCM

Staten Island, New York
Physical Medicine & Rehab Expert Witness, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical Expert Witness - Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Spine Care, Lower back pain, Neck pain, Knee pain, hip pain, shoulder pain, traumatic brain injury. Fellowship trained, Board Certified
I am fellowship trained in Interventional Pain Medicine and Sports Medicine. He offers cutting-edge, therapies to relieve joint and spinal pain. Dr. Menkin spear-headed the Regenerative Orthopedic Institute at The Center for Joint and Spine Relief. He is well verse in choosing appropriate biologic treatment to address acute sports injuries, as well as chronic arthritic conditions. Integrating comprehensive, compassionate care and knowledge with advanced skills in interventional pain treatment insures attainment of the best results in pain relief and patient satisfaction. A personalized approach to patient care helps select the best treatment method to safely achieve maximal improvement. The conditions treated include: joint and spine arthritis, ligament and tendon degenerative tears, disc herniations, nerve compressions, spinal compression fractures, etc. The scope of techniques used includes ultrasound and fluoroscopically guided procedures: joint injections, peripheral nerve bloc...

DOUGLAS GULA, D.O. Quality Evaluation

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

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.

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.

William Santoro, MD

West Reading, Pennsylvania
Addiction Medicine Expert Witness, Family Medicine Expert Witness - Methadone Treatment, Buprenorpphine (Suboxone) Treatment, Naltrexone injectable (Vivitrol), Dual Diagnosis Pain/Addiction, Sports Medicine
I have been the Chief of Addiction Medicine at Tower Health System since its inception in 2014. I also train medical students, interns, residents and fellows through the Tower Health System’s affiliate medical school and The Caron Foundation Addiction Fellowship program. Even with the multiple administrative and governmental roles, I still actively see patients in office, detoxification facility, rehabilitation facility, clinic and hospital settings. I also speak at conferences targeted to both professionals in the field as well as the public on many aspects of addiction.

Robert Escarza

Johns Island, South Carolina
Emergency Medicine Expert Witness - Pediatrics, Trauma, Critical Care, Toxicology, Sports Medicine
Licensed and board-certified Emergency Physician with 17 years of clinical and administrative experience. Former Assistant Clinical Professor with University of Illinois College of Medicine. Five years experience as Medical Director of critical care air transport program. Five years on staff for professional hockey franchise in affiliation with the Chicago Blackhawks. Extensive case review, deposition and trial experience including criminal and civil cases.


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

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.

Jeremy D. Busch, DC, DACBSP, CSCS Performance Sport and Spine

Front Royal, Virginia
Chiropractic Expert Witness, Sports Medicine Expert Witness - VBAI (Vertebrobasilar Arterial Insufficiency), Stroke, Vertebral Artery Dissection, Spinal Manipulation, Spinal Trauma Management for Sideline Physician, Sports Injury, Failure to Diagnose, Malpractice, Physical Medicine and Rehab, Scope of Practice, Standard of Care, Billing, Coding
12 years clinical experience in Chiropractic Medicine as well as sideline physician throughout amateur to professional levels of competitors. Currently assigned as Team Physician with Christendom College Athletics as well as contracted with Professional Sports Care (PSC). PSC is the Chiropractic provider for the PGA Tour. Also have 5+ years volunteering services as sideline physician for Warren County High School Athletics, Front Royal Cardinals Baseball, and the United States Olympic Committee as a Sports Medicine Volunteer. Volunteered as a Chiropractic Physician within the Polyclinic at the Rio Paralympics in 2016. Currently serves as the ACA Sports Council's Virginia and West Virginia Chiropractic Sports Network Co-coordinator as well as on the ACASC Membership Committee. Past Virginia Chiropractic Association (VCA) Insurance Committee Chair for 5 years. Previously a District Director for the VCA and Board member for 4 years. Taught PM&R, billing, coding, and compliance ...

Akhtar Purvez, MD Pain & Spine Center of Charlottesville

Charlottesville, Virginia
Pain Management - Medicine Expert Witness, Independent Medical Examinations Expert Witness - Interventional Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Workmans Compensation Cases, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Orthopedic-Non Surgical, Disability Evaluation, Neurology, Physical Medicine and Rehab
Dr. Purvez is a highly qualified and experienced interventional pain physician who trained in Head & Neck Surgery in India, in Anesthesiology at Boston University and in Pain Medicine at the University of Virginia. Dr. Purvez is certified by the American Board of Pain Medicine, the American Board of Anesthesiology in Pain Medicine, and the American Board of Disability Analysts. He has been in pain practice since 2002. He has been a member of American Society of Interventional Pain Physician (ASIPP), Spine Intervention Society (SIS) , American Medical association (AMA) and American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain medicine (ASRA). He has authored numerous articles and a book chapter on pain in American College of Physicians (ACP) Manual of Critical Care. His new book ' Chronic Pain Management in an Age of Addiction' is set to release in October 2018 and is available for pre-order. He has more than fifteen years of experience as an expert witness in Interventional pain man...
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