ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-025556
This expert is a highly qualified expert and is a board certified General Surgeon. He received his BA in Literatures in English from Brown University and his MD from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his residency in General Surgery at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University before completing his fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic and Gastrointestinal Surgery with the Oregon Health Sciences University. This expert is is a member ...
Expert Witness: E-058001
This associate professor was recruited to his current institution in Upstate New York to establish a program in Endocrine Surgery. His practice is restricted to the management of patients with benign and cancerous conditions affecting the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands; he performs hundreds of thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal operations per year. After his residency in General Surgery, he pursued further subspecialty training during a premier Endocrine Surgical ...
Expert Witness: E-122824
This highly qualified expert is Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, by courtesy, and Director of Minimally Invasive NeuroSpine Surgery at a prestigious hospital in CA. He is focused on advancing minimally invasive surgical techniques for diseases of the spine and cares for patients with a wide range of spinal disorders. He graduated from the Johns Hopkins University Biomedical Engineering program with a focus on spinal cord ...
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-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-129085
This board-certified expert earned his MBBS from the Maulana Azad Medical College in India where he also completed an internship in general surgery. He then went on to complete two residencies in general surgery from the Lady Hardinge Medical College and Weill Cornell Medical Center, as well as a fellowship in minimally invasive surgery from the University of Texas Medical School. He has been published nine times and is a member of the Society of American ...
Expert Witness: E-108866
This impressive expert received his BA in Psychology from Rollins College and his MD from Georgetown University. He completed his residency in General Surgery and his fellowship in Critical Care. Board Certified in General Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, he is an active member in the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. Formerly, he was a Surgery and Trauma physician at a private practice, an assistant clinical professor at the University of ...
Expert Witness: E-087999
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine and his PhD from the University of Bonn. After completing his residency at the University of Texas Health Center this expert went on to complete a prestigious fellowship in MIS/Bariatric at Carolinas Medical Center. He is also active in his field as a member of numerous medical societies including the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic ...
Expert Witness: E-074309
This highly qualified expert is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He received his MD from Texas Tech School of Medicine. His post-doctoral education continued at the University of Florida at Jacksonville where he developed a passion for Minimally Invasive Surgery. Following residency he entered private practice in Palm Coast, Florida where his interests expanded to include robotic surgery until his return ...
Expert Witness: E-070753
This expert is highly qualified and board certified in General Surgery as well as Bariatric and Gastrointestinal Surgery. He completed a Bachelors of Science in Biology at Loyola University Chicago. He pursued a Doctorate in Medicine at Rush Medical College, Rush University. He attended a residency program in General Surgery at Rush University Medical Center/Cook County Hospital Integrated and sub-specialized in Minimally Invasive Bariatric and Advanced Gastrointestinal ...
Expert Witness: E-066252
This qualified expert of Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BS in Exercise Physiology from James Madison University and his DO in Osteopathic Medicine from Midwestern University. He completed his Internship in Orthopedic Tracking and his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Memorial Hospital of York and his Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. He is a member of multiple Orthopedic Surgery Medical Associations and has 3 Publications focused on ...

ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Develops Infection Following Botched Bariatric Surgery ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  chest tubes. The decision was made to stent the patient endoscopically, however, the leak persisted. The patient then underwent a …  that the defendant surgeon was negligent in their use of endoscopic instrumentation during the procedure and that the perforation could …

Patient Suffers Permanent Nerve Damage From Botched Hand Surgery ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  with persistent hand inflammation. He underwent an endoscopic carpal tunnel release after months of conservative management failed …  the surgeon lacerated the median nerve. Following the surgery, the patient developed a painful neuroma at the laceration location. …

Patient Dies after General Surgeon Perforates Colon with PEG Tube ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  Maine and involves complications following a percutaneous endoscopic gastronomy. The patient, an 80-year-old female, was admitted for …  patient was noted to need CABG, AVR and MVR. On the day of surgery, the patient was taken to the operating room for an aortic valve …

Hepatectomy complications lead to patient’s death ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Hepatectomy complications lead to patient’s death

…  with a liver mass it was recommended that he undergo surgery to resect it.  The procedure was completed without any apparent …  complications, however within a few hours of surgery the patient became very hypotensive and was emergently taken back to …  right hepatic artery which was injured during the initial surgery. Examination of the removed portion of the liver revealed a final …

Fatal Colonoscopy Due to Bowel Perforation ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Fatal Colonoscopy Due to Bowel Perforation

…  hours later, antibiotics were administered for a suspected surgery-related infection. Once the surgeon in charge of this patient’s care …

Endoscopic Percutaneous Discectomy Results in Paralysis ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Endoscopic Percutaneous Discectomy Results in Paralysis

…  a fifty-one-year-old female patient who underwent an endoscopic/percutaneous discectomy for a lumbar disc prolapse. Unfortunately, …  where they confirmed they could perform the endoscopic surgery. The next morning, they performed two studies prior to the surgery: The …