DERMATOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-119553
This highly qualified, board certified dermatologist has extensive experience in his field. He completed his BS in psychology and his MD from McGill University. After completing his general medical internship at Royal Victoria Hospital, this expert went on to complete two residencies in internal medicine and dermatology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He is a member of various professional organizations and societies, including the American Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-306754
This highly qualified dermatology expert earned her MD from Yale Medical School. She then completed an internship in internal medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and a residency in dermatology at Boston University and Tufts University. She has been published five times and is licensed in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Formerly, she was a physician at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and an osteoporosis researcher at University of Chicago Pritzker School ...
Expert Witness: E-301252
This highly qualified dermatology expert received her MD from Washington University School of Medicine then went on to complete an internship at Saint John's Mercy Medical Center. She conducted her residency in dermatology and a fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery and dermatologic surgery both at the Washington University School of Medicine. She is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and licensed in Missouri, Ohio, and California. This expert has ...
Expert Witness: E-134311
This qualified expert earned his BS in physics from University of Washington and his MS in mathematics from University of Oregeon. He also completed a MS in applied physics from the Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology and his PhD in electrical engineering at Oregon Health and Science University. He subsequently entered an NIH-funded postgraduate fellowship in dermatology at the Oregon Health & Science University. After serving for a number of years as an ...
Expert Witness: E-078377
This expert, triple-board certified in Pediatric Dermatology, Dermatology and Pediatrics, earned her MD from the University of Pittsburgh and completed her Pediatric residency at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, where she served as pediatric chief resident. She also completed a Dermatology residency, Dermatology chief residency and Pediatric Dermatology fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. She is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, ...
Expert Witness: E-066827
This board certified dermatologist earned a BA at the University of Pennsylvania and his MD from Cornell University Medical College. His residency training in Dermatology was completed at Hahnemann University Hospital, where he later served as a Clinical Assistant Professor. Currently, he leads a highly successful private practice in NJ.
Expert Witness: E-059655
This highly qualified expert holds a Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Loma Linda University and her DNP from University of Colorado. She has extensive experience as a family nurse practitioner and has worked in a wide range of settings including urgent care facilities as well as primary care practices. This expert has published over 15 journal articles and lectured extensively on family care and dermatology. She specializes in non-surgical cosmetic dermatology ...
Expert Witness: E-052348
This highly qualified expert is board certified in Dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology. He completed his MD from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and went on to complete a residency in Dermatology from the same institute. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at a Top Midwest University affiliated School of Medicine and an Attending Dermatologist at a Top Midwest University affiliated Medical Center. Along with his clinical ...
Expert Witness: E-028773
This highly qualified expert is board certified in dermatology and has years of experience in the field. He completed his internship, residency and fellowship trainings focusing on dermatology, dermatologic oncology and mohs micrographic surgery at Columbia University. He is a member of various professional associations and a fellow at the American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He has ...
Expert Witness: E-011922
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in Dermatology from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a fellowship on Skin Oncology from Boston University Medical Center. He is board certified in Dermatology and was awarded as Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. This expert has published over 25 peer-reviewed journal articles. He is the former Chief of Dermatology of New York ...
Expert Witness: E-008742
This expert candidate is an elite dermatologist who has over 30 years of experience in the field. He has won countless awards such as the American Medical Association's Physician Recognition Award, the Thomas G. Pearson, EdD, Memorial Education Award from the American Academy of Dermatology, and the Hippocrates Award. He is a member of the Dermatology Foundation, and a fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is currently Professor of Medicine (Dermatology) at a ...
Expert Witness: E-007413
This internationally recognized vein expert has been practicing for 35 years. A Fellow of the American College of Phlebology and an Emeritus Fellow of the Australasian College of Phlebology, he has given over 120 presentations at national and international medical conferences, including keynote presentations. He is Editor for "Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease" and serves as a reviewer for 6 other scientific journals. The Founding President of the American Board ...

DERMATOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Succumbs To Skin Cancer Following Delayed Diagnosis DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old woman in Florida with a history of prolonged sun exposure who consistently visited a dermatologist for treatment of moles. The patient presented to the dermatologist with lesions on her neck, cheek, chest, and foot. The …

Patient Develops Fatal Infection Following Skin Graft DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

Patient Develops Fatal Infection Following Skin Graft

This case involves a 45-year-old male patient who developed actinic keratosis on his shoulder blade after prolonged sun exposure.  The patient’s dermatologist elected to treat the patient with cryotherapy. After the patient’s actinic keratosis was removed …

Athlete Develops Sepsis From Poorly Treated Skin Infection DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

The case involves a 17-year-old male swimmer in otherwise good health who presented to a dermatologist with a boil in his left groin area. The patient was given a cortisone shot and sent home. Several days later, the patient presented with a soft tissue  …

Delayed Biopsy Assessment Allegedly To Blame For Patient’s Metastasized Cancer DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 46-year-old female patient who was seeing a dermatologist for various skin lesions and actinic keratosis management. The patient was advised to use Carac cream as a form of treatment. No biopsies were performed at the time. The lesion …

Laser Hair Removal Leaves Patient Permanently Scarred DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

Laser Hair Removal Leaves Patient Permanently Scarred

This case involves a female patient who was undergoing laser hair removal on her cheek. After beginning her first treatment, the patient got married and moved to another county. She continued laser hair removal treatment at the defendant facility in her ne …

Dermatologist Fails To Conduct Biopsy For Patient With Melanoma Symptoms DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old female patient who regularly saw a dermatologist. The defendant dermatologist noted an abnormal finding on the patient’s cheek. Although the dermatologist noted the finding in the patient’s records, he failed to ever biopsy …

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal

This case involves a 56-year-old male patient who presented to his dermatologist with a mole on his chin. The dermatologist diagnosed him with an infected hair follicle, prescribed topical treatment, and recommended follow up in 2 weeks. During the fol …

Physician’s Conduct Is Reviewed Following Rampant Social Media Complaints DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a dermatologist who was employed as a high-risk physician at a major university hospital in Chicago. The dermatologist was implicated in a severe instance of medical negligence concerning the delayed diagnosis of advanced melanoma result …

Dermatologist Fails To Diagnose Skin Cancer In Symptomatic Patient DERMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old woman who was treated annually by a dermatologist for lesions. Her dermatologist assessed the lesions on her neck as actinic, and she was treated with liquid nitrogen. Several months later, the lesion on the patient’s  …