ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-140470
This highly qualified and certified rheumatologist has extensive experience having practiced for over 13 years. Earning his MD from University of Ioannina Medical School in Greece with summa cum laude honors, he went on to serve as a Research Scholar at Northwestern University College of Medicine. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Brown University’s Rhode Island Hospital while his Rheumatology Fellowship took place at the Hospital for Special Surgery ...
Expert Witness: E-062485
This highly qualified expert is currently the Vice Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at a university-affiliated hospital system in the Boston area. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University and his medical degree from the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University. He then completed his orthopaedic residency and fellowship in Sports Medicine at Tufts University Hospital. The expert currently serves as an Assistant Professor ...
Expert Witness: E-008169
This highly qualified and board-certified expert currently serves as Assistant Professor of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at a major medical university and as Attending Surgeon for a major university medical center and a children's hospital. He received a B.S. from Stanford University and a M.D. from the University of California in San Francisco. Board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, he finished two fellowships in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Sports Medicine at both ...

ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Hematology Expert Opines on Missed Deep Vein Thrombosis ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Hematology Expert Opines on Missed Deep Vein Thrombosis

…  that indicated significant injury to the patient’s ACL. Surgery was scheduled for a few days later, however the next day the patient …  normal. A few days later, the patient was taken in for arthroscopic surgery for her knee as scheduled. Following surgery, the patient …

Sports Medicine Physician Opines on Inappropriate Removal of Joint Cartilage ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  stability to the hip joint. The plaintiff then underwent surgery to repair the tear, however she experienced increased pain as well as …  damage, and physicians elected to operate. During the surgery doctors discovered that the woman had no cartilage in her hip – it had …

Patient Suffers Serious Nerve Damage After Orthopedic Surgery ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Serious Nerve Damage After Orthopedic Surgery

…  case involves a patient who underwent surgery to address carpal tunnel syndrome derived from amyloid polyneuropathy. …  used a recently developed device to assist with the surgery which failed, at which point another device was employed and the …

Orthopedic Surgeon Fails To Treat Multiple Injuries ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Orthopedic Surgeon Fails To Treat Multiple Injuries

…  complaining of worsening shoulder pain following the surgery despite conservative treatment and rehab. The patient had a limited …  biceps rupture that was not addressed during the prior surgery. The orthopedic surgeon’s impression was that the arthroscopy was a …

Orthopedic Expert Witness Opines on Neuropathy Resulting From Incorrectly Fitted Humeral Head Prosthesis ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  potential risk of nerve damage before consenting to the surgery. Post-operatively the patient suffered from aching pain, decreased …  did not suggest that the manner in which he performed the surgery could have been the cause of the patient’s symptoms. The surgeon …  The orthopedic surgeon then decided to perform an arthroscopic manipulation in an attempt to increase range of motion. The …

Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness Comments on Total Knee Replacement ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a sixty-five-year-old male patient who sustained work-related injuries to his right knee. After receiving conservative therapy, the patient underwent arthroscopy and finally a total knee replacement due to painful arthritis. Following  …

Arthroscopic Knee Repair Linked to MRSA Superbug ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Arthroscopic Knee Repair Linked to MRSA Superbug

…  case involves a 60-year-old male who underwent arthroscopic repair of the left knee. The pre-op diagnosis was degenerative …  was prepped with betadine and Dura prep solutions. The surgery was uneventful and was documented to be performed without any …