ANESTHESIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-278459
This board-certified anesthesiologist earned her MD from UT Southwestern after completing her undergraduate degree in neurobiology at Cornell. She completed training in internal medicine at the Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and a residency in anesthesiology at UCSF. A member of professional organizations including the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the International Anesthesia Research Society, she has also presented at conferences across the country, ...
Expert Witness: E-221712
This highly-qualified expert has over 20 years of experience in anesthesiology extensive experience as an attorney. He received his BS in business management from Purdue University before earning his JD from the University of Tennessee and his MD from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. After earning his MD, he completed an anesthesiology residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago. This expert is board-certified in anesthesiology and was ...
Expert Witness: E-363425
This expert has nearly 20 years of experience in advanced nursing practice. He received his BS in biology from Alexandria University before earning his MS in nursing anesthesia from Wolford College and his MS in critical care nursing from San Francisco State University. The expert holds several certifications, including CCRN, CNA, APRN, and hyperbaric medicine. He formerly served as a cardiac CRNA for hospitals in multiple states and as a CVICU nurse for California ...
Expert Witness: E-508465
This highly qualified expert has nearly 25 years of experience in the field of nursing. He received his BSN from Thomas Jefferson University before earning his MS in nurse anesthesia from Saint Joseph's University. He also completed a graduate registered nurse anesthetist program through the Frank J. Tornetta School of Nurse Anesthesia. This expert is currently a certified registered nurse anesthetist. He is active in his field as a member of the American Association of ...
Expert Witness: E-501376
This qualified expert is a board-certified anesthesiologist. He received his BA in biochemistry from Baylor University and his MD from Texas A&M. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at the University of Texas Houston. In addition to his board certification, this expert is also certified in basic life support, pediatric advanced life support, and advanced cardiovascular life support. He is active in his field as a member of the American Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-504902
This qualified expert has over 17 years of experience in anesthesiology. She received her BS in psychology from Syracuse University and earned her DO at Des Moines University. She completed an internship at St. John West Shore Hospital and an anesthesiology residency at the University of Washington. This expert is board certified in anesthesiology and holds an ACLS certification. She is active in her field as a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Her ...
Expert Witness: E-389047
This highly qualified dental anesthesiologist has extensive professional experience. She completed her BA in biology from New York University and her DMD from the University of Pennsylvania. She finished her dental anesthesiology residency at Jacobi Medical Center and is board certified in dental anesthesiology. This expert is a member of various professional organizations, including the Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists and the American Dental Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-275931
This highly qualified expert has nearly 19 years experience in his field. He earned a BA from SUNY Cortland and received his MD from New York Medical College. He is board certified in anesthesiology and pediatrics and has 12 publications. Formerly, he served as an attending physician at multiple children's hospitals and Yale-New Haven Hospital, an assistant professor of anesthesiology at two ivy league schools, a clinical assistant professor of anesthesiology at Ohio ...
Expert Witness: E-191997
This highly qualified expert is triple board certified in pain management, anesthesiology, and emergency medicine. He received his BA in biology from The University of Texas at Austin and his MD from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. He completed one residency in emergency medicine at The University of Texas at Austin and another in anesthesiology at John Sealy Hospital. Afterwards, this expert went on to finish a prestigious fellowship in interventional pain ...
Expert Witness: E-301245
This highly qualified, board certified anesthesiologist has over 20 years of experience in his field. He completed his BA at the University of Delaware, his DO at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and his MBA in Health Management Services and Administration at Saint Joseph's University. After finishing his traditional osteopathic internship at Delaware County Memorial Hospital, this expert went on to complete his residency in Anesthesiology at the ...
Expert Witness: E-341972
This highly qualified anesthesiology expert earned his BS in natural sciences from The University of Akron and his MD from Northeast Ohio Medical University. He also obtained his MBA in healthcare management from the American InterContinental University. This expert completed his internship in internal medicine at The Christ Hospital Health Network, his residency in anesthesiology at The Ohio State University and his fellowship in cardiothoracic anesthesiology at ...
Expert Witness: E-289543
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from University of Virginia School of Medicine. He completed his internship in general surgery from Washington Hospital Center, his residency in anesthesiology from Maimonides Medical Center, and his fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology from The Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. This expert is board certified in anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology and certified in pediatric anesthesiology. He is a member of ...

ANESTHESIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient With Neurological Disorders Suffers From Seizures Post-Anesthesia ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 12-year-old paraplegic boy with spinal column malformation. After an extended hospital stay, the patient required surgery for a pressure sore. On the day of the surgery, the patient was given less than half his normal dosage of Le …

Anesthesiology Error Leaves Colonoscopy Patient On Ventilator ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 55-year-old woman who underwent a colonoscopy secondary to the discovery of polyps. The patient was put under general anesthesia for the procedure. Following the procedure, the patient aspirated and developed respiratory distress s …

Administration Of General Anesthesia Leaves Patient In Permanent Coma ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 45-year-old male patient with end-stage renal failure, type-1 diabetes, high blood pressure, and moderate aortic stenosis who became severely and ill required dialysis. A right upper extremity AV graft was arranged for the patient. It …

Patient Suffers Anoxic Brain Injury During Post-Anesthesia Care ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient in his 60s who had a past medical history of respiratory issues who underwent a cervical discectomy fusion to treat spinal cord compression. Immediately following the surgery, the patient complained of difficulty breat …

Patient With Systemic Complications Dies After Being Cleared For Surgery ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 70-year-old male with a past medical history of COPD, Hepatitis B, high blood pressure, and diabetes who underwent elective lumbar discectomy for radicular pain. The patient’s medical clearance from his primary care physician appar …

Nurse Anesthetist Clears Unstable Asthmatic Patient For Surgery ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 35-year-old male patient with a history of low platelet levels who underwent a splenectomy. The patient had a past medical history of obesity and asthma for which he was receiving high dose steroids and immunoglobulins. The patien …

Elevated Oxygen Level Causes Fatal Surgical Fire ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

Elevated Oxygen Level Causes Fatal Surgical Fire

This case involves a 78-year-old male patient with a history of COPD who developed pneumonia and required intubation. Because the patient was difficult to wean, the attending physician ordered a tracheostomy. During the procedure, there was an electroc …

Child Suffers Respiratory Failure During Dental Procedure ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

Child Suffers Respiratory Failure During Dental Procedure

This case involves a child who presented to a pediatric dentist for a cavity filling. Before the start of the procedure, the child was placed under general anesthesia. After he was anesthetized, the dentist told the child’s parents that he needed to s …

Patient Suffers Cardiac Arrest During Pain Management Procedure ANESTHESIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient with a history of persistent back and shoulder pain who went in for a lumbar facet rhizotomy. The patient had previously undergone several facet joint injections but was otherwise healthy. The patient was  …