FOOT SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-147090
This qualified expert earned his BS and MS at the University of Southern California and his MD at the Georgetown School of Medicine; he completed a general surgery internship at the University of California at Los Angeles, an orthopedic surgery residency at the Tulane University School of Medicine, and a foot & ankle surgery fellowship at the Miller Orthopaedic Clinic. This expert's expertise is highlighted by his 20+ published peer-reviewed journal articles and his ...
Expert Witness: E-008407
This highly qualified Podiatrist is board certified in Foot Surgery. He completed two residencies in both medical and surgical Podiatry. he completed intensive training in in peripheral nerve surgery. He is member of several professional organizations including the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. This expert has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and is often invited to lecture as a guest speaker ...
Expert Witness: E-028737
This highly qualified expert is board certified in orthopedic surgery and has been practicing for 7+ years. He completed his internship and residency trainings in orthopedic surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, where he also concluded a fellowship focusing on foot and ankle surgery. He is the founder and president of the Research Triangle Park Orthopedic Society and a fellow at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also a member of various other ...
Expert Witness: E-007597
This double board certified expert has been practicing for nearly 20 years. Fellowship trained in Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery as well as Peripheral Nerve Surgery, he has been awarded the honor of Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and is a Medical Consultant for the ATP Professional Men's Tennis Tour. He is extensively published and is Editor Emeritus of the international medical journal "Foot and Ankle Specialist", while he is currently a ...
Expert Witness: E-009455
This highly qualified Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery received his medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch. He completed a residency in General Orthopedics at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center and subsequent Fellowship training in Foot and Ankle Surgery. This expert is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of both the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American ...
Expert Witness: E-000500
This expert is board certified in surgery of the foot and ankle. He specializes in the foot and ankle with soft tissue up to the tibial tuberosity, and is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has also assumed high ranking clinical positions in major healthcare centers in Texas.
Expert Witness: E-070293
This qualified expert of Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BA from the University of Virginia and his MD at Georgetown University. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He completed his Internship in General Surgery and his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Oakland Naval Hospital, his Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University, and his Fellowship in Foot & Ankle Surgery. He is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and is Certified in ...
Expert Witness: E-033432
This highly qualified expert earned his BS from Penn State and his MD from Hahnemann School of Medicine. After completing his residency in general and orthopedic surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital, he went on to train under a prestigious fellowship in sports medicine at University of Miami. As a result, he is board certified in orthopedic surgery with a sub-specialty in sports medicine. He has held an impressive array of treating physician roles for several professional ...

FOOT SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Foot Drop After Aggressive Physical Therapy Treatment FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

…  she started physical therapy in the weeks following the surgery. As part of the therapy regimen, the patient received what she …  symptoms of sciatica in her left leg as well as a left foot drop, which led her to see her neurosurgeon. Lumbar X-rays showed a …

Olympic Athlete Is Unable To Compete Following Incomplete Ankle Surgery FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

…  athlete who suffered a trimalleolar fracture to her right foot in the course of a game. An MRI of the ankle revealed a fracture of the …  but did not address the talus irregularity during the surgery or follow-up visits. Within two months, the physician advised the …

Patient Contracts Fatal Infections After Foot Amputation FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

…  She presented to her podiatrist with non-healing foot ulcers and was referred to vascular surgery for revascularization. The patient received angioplasty and stent …

Anesthesiology Expert Opines on Post-surgical Foot Drop FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

Anesthesiology Expert Opines on Post-surgical Foot Drop

…  was completed without incident, the patient noted that her foot was numb. The patient continued to experience ongoing loss of sensation in …  injury. Excluding direct damage to the nerve during the surgery, it was determined that the injury was most likely a result of a …

Patient Requires Amputation After Botched Foot Surgery FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

Patient Requires Amputation After Botched Foot Surgery

…  who was admitted for a surgical procedure on his right foot. A sterile compression dressing was applied post-operatively to the patient’s foot. While he was being monitored in the postoperative recovery room, he …

Total Hip Replacement Results in Sciatic Nerve Injury and Foot Drop FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

…  hospital for an elective total left hip replacement. After surgery, the patient complained of an inability to flex or extend their left …  in the medical note was that there was a postoperative foot drop associated with numbness on the dorsal aspect of the foot. A …

Poor Nursing Judgment in the Administration of Insulin Results in Death FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

…  of very poorly controlled diabetes and resultant diabetic foot disease. The patient required daily supervision and was living with his …  right foot. Conservative management was not successful and surgery was required to prevent further spread of the gangrene. The patient …

Falling Merchandise in Hardware Store Causes Broken Foot FOOT SURGERY Expert Case

Falling Merchandise in Hardware Store Causes Broken Foot

…  the store in order to buy wood for the project. Security footage revealed that a previous customer had picked up a couple of …  metatarsal. The compound fracture ultimately required surgery. He was unable to bear weight on his injured foot for three months and …