COLON EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-315946
This highly qualified, board certified colon and rectal surgeon has extensive experience in her field. She completed her BS in microbiology from the University of Florida and her MD from SUNY Downstate Medical Center. She completed her residency in general surgery from at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and was fellowship-trained in colon and rectal surgery at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She holds board certifications from the American Board of Surgery and ...
Expert Witness: E-276050
This expert has over 10 years of experience as a colorectal surgeon. He completed his BS in biology from Louisiana Tech University and his MD from LSU Health Sciences Center. After completing his residency at LSU Health Sciences Center, this expert went on to finish a prestigious fellowship in colorectal surgery at Baylor University Medical Center. He is board certified in general surgery and colorectal surgery. This expert is a member of numerous professional societies ...
Expert Witness: E-034791
This expert started his medical training at New Jersey Medical School in Newark where he earned his Medical Degree in 1999. He completed his residency in General Surgery at UMDNJ - University Hospital, during which he participated in a year-long research fellowship resulting in multiple publications and presentations at national and international meetings. He was also voted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Pursuing a career in Colon and ...
Expert Witness: E-316282
This highly qualified colorectal surgery expert has 19 years of experience in his field. He received his BS in physiology and neurobiology then went on to earn his MD from University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed his residency and internship in general surgery at Eisenhower Army Medical Center and his fellowship in colorectal surgery at Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical Clinic. He is board certified by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and by ...
Expert Witness: E-007813
This expert been retained as an expert in more than one hundred (100) cases and has been qualified and testified at several civil trials in state and federal courts. This expert most frequently has been retained on cases regarding use of force, false arrest, police pursuits/emergency vehicle response but has also been retained in several other areas. He has conducted several Sensitive Internal Investigations as an independent investigator for numerous municipalities and ...
Expert Witness: E-000266
This expert has extensive credentials and training in nursing, nurse life care planning, and medicare consulting. She belongs to the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, the American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners, and the National Association of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals. She has held numerous nursing positions throughout the mid-west and is currently a nurse life care planner and consultant at a private firm in Indiana.
Expert Witness: E-131139
This expert has 14 years of healthcare recruiting experience. His specific areas of concentration are General, Vascular, Plastic, Cardiovascular, Cardiothoracic, Trauma, and Colon-rectal Surgery. Currently, he is a Senior Search Consultant for a nationwide physician recruiting firm.
Expert Witness: E-070746
This highly qualified and fellowship trained expert earned his medical degree from King Edward Medical College in Pakistan. Following this, he went on to complete a general surgery residency at University of Missouri as well as a fellowship in colorectal surgery at Washington University. He is active in his field as a member of multiple medical societies including The American College of Surgeons. In addition, he has authored over 20 journal articles as well as 3 book ...
Expert Witness: E-069344
This expert completed his undergraduate education at the United States Military Academy and later received a Master of Science degree in Organizational Development and Human Resource Management from the University of Utah. He earned his Doctor of Health Administration degree from Central Michigan University and is currently a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has over 30 years of healthcare experience as CEO of three different hospitals and ...

COLON EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Requires Complete Colon Removal Following Delayed Surgical Intervention COLON Expert Case

…  with a complicated past history who was diagnosed with a colon adenocarcinoma. The patient had the adenocarcinoma removed …  room and it was determined that the patient’s entire colon required removal. It was alleged that the delay in post-surgical …

Patient Requires Life Support Following Botched Colorectal Surgery COLON Expert Case

This case involves a female patient with a history of Crohn’s disease who underwent a colectomy for excision of a neoplastic polyp. After surgery, her diet was immediately advanced from liquid to a regular soft diet. Several days after the surgery, t …

Cryoablation Procedure Leads to Perforated Bowel COLON Expert Case

Cryoablation Procedure Leads to Perforated Bowel

…  abdominal CT scan revealed a perforation of the ascending colon that occurred during the operation but was not immediately identified. …

Doctors Fail to Biopsy Colon Polyp COLON Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Biopsy Colon Polyp

…  in New York and involves a female patient who underwent a colonoscopy with a colorectal surgeon. The surgeon thought there might have …  abnormality. The interpretation in the report was a normal colon with no recommendation of a follow up. A year later, the patient …

Undetected Perforation in Colon Kills Patient COLON Expert Case

Undetected Perforation in Colon Kills Patient

…  pain, which prompted a CT scan which revealed a perforated colon. She was then rushed for emergency surgery to repair the perforation, …

Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer In High Risk Patient COLON Expert Case

Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer In High Risk Patient

…  PCP sent her to a colorectal surgeon, who had performed a colonoscopy on the patient 5 years prior to her cancer diagnosis, for a repeat colonoscopy. During this most recent visit, the colorectal surgeon performed an …

Patient Alleges Back Surgery Resulted in Damaged Colon COLON Expert Case

Patient Alleges Back Surgery Resulted in Damaged Colon

A Utah-based plaintiff was in his 30s and had a history of chronic back pain from a previous fall from a roof. He previously underwent back surgeries. The procedure at issue in this case was considered minimally invasive and involved the placement of screw …

Fatal Colonoscopy Due to Bowel Perforation COLON Expert Case

Fatal Colonoscopy Due to Bowel Perforation

…  history who presented to a medical facility for a routine colonoscopy to remove polyps. She was discharged shortly after the procedure. …