CARDIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-501394
This highly qualified expert holds three board certifications and specializes in interventional cardiology. She received her BS in biochemistry and molecular biology from Chestnut Hill College before going on to earn both her PhD in cardiovascular biology and her MD from Drexel University. She also received her MCR from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Brigham & Women's Hospital. She then completed two ...
Expert Witness: E-498344
This expert specializes in cardiology and internal medicine. She earned her BA in economics from Harvard College and her MD from New York University. She completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins Medical Center before completing a fellowship in healthcare policy at the US Department of Health and Human Services. She then proceeded to complete a fellowship in cardiology and a fellowship in heart failure at Columbia University Medical ...
Expert Witness: E-387631
This qualified expert in cardiology has extensive experience in his field. He earned his MD from All India Institute of Medical Sciences and completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine. This expert then went on to finish another prestigious fellowship in advanced cardiac imaging at Weill Cornell New York Presbyterian Hospital. He holds board certifications in internal medicine, cardiology, and cardiovascular ...
Expert Witness: E-382213
This highly qualified expert cardiologist specializes in pediatric, fetal and adult congenital cardiology. He received his BS in biology from Wesleyan University and his MD from Dartmouth Medical School. This expert completed his internship and residency in general pediatrics at Cornell Medical Center, and then went on to finish a prestigious fellowship in pediatric cardiology at Yale School of Medicine. He is board certified in pediatrics with a sub-certification in ...
Expert Witness: E-342486
This highly qualified, board certified cardiologist has extensive professional experience. He specializes in complex heart disease, transplants and heart failure. This expert earned his BS in biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his MD from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After completing his medicine internship and his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital, this expert went on to complete a prestigious cardiology fellowship at the ...
Expert Witness: E-109064
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from Harvard Medical school and completed his internship and residency at Johns Hopkins in general surgery. This expert then went on to complete a residency at Stanford University in cardiothoracic surgery, and completed his research fellowship at Baylor. Additionally, this expert is active within his field as a member of numerous societies including The Thoracic Surgery Residents Association, The American Medical Association, ...
Expert Witness: E-357089
This highly qualified nursing expert has extensive experience in his field and is skilled in cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, and critical care nursing. After earning his BS in nursing from Washburn University, this expert went on to obtain his MS in nursing there as well. He is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and holds additional certifications in advanced cardiac life support and life support for the professional rescuer. He is a member of ...
Expert Witness: E-013964
This expert is board certified in internal medicine with sub-specialties in cardiology, electrophysiology and cardiac pacers. After completing his BS at Carleton College, this expert went on to receive his MD from the University of Arizona. This expert finished his internship and residency in internal medicine from New York University. He then went on to finish two prestigious fellowships in cardiology and electrophysiology at the University of Iowa and the University of ...
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-115410
This expert, a native of Southern California, completed his undergraduate education at Pacific Union College before attending Loma Linda University School of Medicine where he received his MD degree in 2008. He completed an Internal Medicine internship followed by a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency and continued his specialization with a Pain Management fellowship, all at Loma Linda. He is double board certified in PM&R and Pain Medicine.
Expert Witness: E-098458
This expert is board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, with further cardiac specialty training in Congenital Heart Interventional Catheterization. His education began in Saudi Arabia where he trained and practiced as a pediatric cardiologist but then came to the states to gain US residency training in pediatrics, followed by fellowships in Neonatology and perinatal medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, and Cardiac ...
Expert Witness: E-154770
This experienced expert earned her MD from McMaster University, and completed a residency in pediatrics from the same institution. She is currently a member of the Ontario Medical Association, and is a recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award from the Professional Association of Interns and Residents in Ontario, as well as the Garrett Distinction Award through the Hamilton Health Sciences Center. She formerly worked as a consultant pediatrician at Owen Sound Family ...

CARDIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Cardiologist Fails To Refer Child For Additional Testing CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

Cardiologist Fails To Refer Child For Additional Testing

This case involves an 8-year-old boy who experienced recurring palpitations and dizziness for several months. The child was taken to a cardiologist who thought the symptoms to be heart-related. The child’s Holter monitor tests were normal. However, no ne …

Patient Suffers Heart Attack After Delayed EMS Arrival CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Heart Attack After Delayed EMS Arrival

This case involves a 61-year-old female who was at a sporting event at a local field when she felt chest pain and shortness of breath. Because the event was small, there were no EMTs present on site. The woman’s husband called 911, and emergency responders …

Failure To Monitor High-Risk Patient Leads To Cardiac Arrest CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an obese 65-year-old male patient in Texas with a history of obstructive sleep apnea with CPAP treatment, COPD, and hypertension who underwent a hip replacement procedure at a surgical center. In advance of the procedure, the nursin …

Patient Suffers Stroke After Being Taken Off Anticoagulant CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Stroke After Being Taken Off Anticoagulant

This case involves a female patient who suffered a massive stroke. Prior to the stroke, the patient was on Coumadin for atrial fibrillation. However, the medication was stopped two months before the patient’s stroke after she experienced bleeding from a pu …

Administration Of General Anesthesia Leaves Patient In Permanent Coma CARDIOLOGY 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 …

Constipated Patient Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Discharge CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 71-year-old female patient admitted for surgical aortic valve replacement and coronary revascularization. Following the surgery, she was found to have abdominal distension, nausea, lack of bowel movements and elevated white blood c …

Elderly Patient Succumbs To Heart Attack Following Delayed Transport CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient living in a nursing home who began experiencing symptoms of a heart attack. Although the facility staff was aware of the patient’s symptoms, they waited nearly an hour to call for emergency transport. Once emer …

Stroke Patient Is Left Paralyzed After Negligent Misdiagnosis CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 66-year-old female patient who became aphasic, suffered facial drooping, and was unable to recognize her family members. By the time she presented to the emergency room, her speech was coherent and as a result, she was given a s …

Physician Fails To Diagnose Early Heart Attack In Symptomatic Patient CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old female patient with a history of high cholesterol and anxiety who presented with complaints of severe back pain. Although the defendant physician was aware of the patient’s symptoms and medical history, he did not perf …

Discharged Patient Suddenly Dies From Undiagnosed Heart Disease CARDIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 70-year-old female that presented to the emergency room with a history of deep vein thrombosis. She complained of developing back, chest, and arm pain and numbness. Her physician discussed the high risk of the patient developing co …