ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-356489
This highly qualified expert has extensive experience in adult and pediatric allergies, asthma and immunology. He received his BA from Kalamazoo College and his MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine. After completing his internship and residency in internal medicine at Georgetown University Hospital, this expert went on to complete a prestigious fellowship in allergy and immunology at Florida College of Medicine. He is dual board certified in by the American ...
Expert Witness: E-138842
This expert earned his BA at Eastern New Mexico University and his PhD in Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. He went on to complete a Fellowship at the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases. He has been extensively published, including 41 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 5 book chapters, and has two patents. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at a University in New Mexico. His expertise is in immunology and ...
Expert Witness: E-132279
This qualified expert earned his BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MD from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital and his fellowships in rheumatology and clinical immunology at Yale University School of Medicine. In addition to being board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology, this expert has extensive experience in clinical work, academia, and the ...
Expert Witness: E-009934
This highly qualified expert has over 35 years of experience in allergy and immunology medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin, and completed both an internship and residency in general medicine at The University of Pennsylvania. He then completed two fellowships, one in Allergy and Immunology and one in Nephrology and Immunology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital of Harvard University, ...
Expert Witness: E-007683
This expert has been a practicing nurse for over 25 years. Nenita is currently a Certified Nephrology Nurse and has an active membership in the American Nephrology Nurses Association. She has presented on dialysis and renal disease at various professional conferences and symposiums, while her work has been published in journals such as "Peritoneal Dialysis International" and the "Nephrology Nursing Journal" since 1996 to date. Currently, this expert is a Nursing ...
Expert Witness: E-000374
This highly qualified and double board certified pulmonologist earned his BA at the University of Rochester and MD at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He complete residency training in pediatrics and fellowship training in pediatric pulmonary medicine at the University of North Carolina. This expert is a member of several professional organizations. He is a former Chair, Section of Pediatric Pulmonology at the American Academy of Pediatrics. This expert is a ...
Expert Witness: E-004536
This highly qualified and double board certified Rheumatology and Allergy expert received his medical education at some the most highly regarded institutions in the country. He is a member of multiple professional organizations including the American College of Rheumatology. He is a former instructor of Medicine at New York University. He is currently Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at a major medical university. He has been in clinical practice for over 40 ...
Expert Witness: E-008934
This Board Certified Critical Care physician has been practicing medicine for over 15 years, receiving his Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine from the University of Michigan Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians and the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and has over 20 publications in the field of Critical Care. He is the former Associate Chair of Internal Medicine at Wayne State University and the former Associate ...

ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Child Suffers Anaphylaxis Following Immunotherapy Treatment ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  immunotherapy shots. The child had periodically received allergy treatment by the defendant physician and had reacted positively to the first 4 shots of the series. Upon receiving …

Surgical Resident Performs Unsuccessful Emergent Tracheotomy ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  pressure medication he was given during his ED course and his airway began to swell uncontrollably. Intubation was indicated for …  surgery resident performed an emergent cricothyrotomy and subsequently an open tracheotomy. The resident didn’t communicate to the …

Dialysis Patient is Placed on Antibiotics Despite Known Allergy ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  She contracted pneumonia 6 months prior to the operation and was placed on antibiotics, but had a negative reaction to it. She reported the use of the antibiotic and her reaction to the ER physicians. Following the surgery, she was …

Nickel Essure Device Causes Severe Allergic Reaction ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Nickel Essure Device Causes Severe Allergic Reaction

…  a contraceptive IUD, developed severe allergic reactions and filed a mass litigation suit, an expert in allergies and toxicology was called in to discuss the use of nickel for the device. …

Toxicologist Discusses Nickel Allergy in Essure Device Users ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Toxicologist Discusses Nickel Allergy in Essure Device Users

…  effects, with women suffering perforation of the uterus and other organs, migration of the device outside of the Fallopian Tubes and moving throughout the body, and immune reactions that caused women to have …

Nickel Allergy Threatens Patient Health in Knee Replacement ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Nickel Allergy Threatens Patient Health in Knee Replacement

…  a patient whose doctors had known had a severe Nickel allergy, since he had previously needed a knee replacement and suffered extensive complications from his allergies. Nevertheless, when the …

Patient Suffers Facial Blistering Following Phototherapy Session ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  the first treatment she was instructed to wear goggles and a type of helmet before she was exposed to blue light for 7 minutes. During that treatment, the technician sat next to her and counted down the minutes. The patient had no adverse reaction and her …

Restaurant Customer is Killed by Allergic Reaction to Food ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Restaurant Customer is Killed by Allergic Reaction to Food

…  in Connecticut. The plaintiff had a known, severe allergy to shellfish, which he indicated to restaurant staff. As a result, restaurant staff advised him to order a meal of chicken and french fries. Unbeknownst to the customer, the meal had been contaminated …

Cosmetology Expert Opines on Chemical Burns From Hair Treatment ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  for a hair treatment at a local beauty salon in Rhode Island. The hair stylist did not ask the plaintiff about any allergy history or aversion to certain products before applying the treatment …