HAND SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-353133
This highly qualified expert has over ten years of experience in hand surgery. He earned his BS in biology from University of Michigan and his MD from Howard University College of Medicine. He completed a residency in general surgery at the Graduate Hospital at Drexel University and a fellowship in hand and microvascular surgery at University of Louisville and the Kleinert Kutz Hand Care Center. This expert is board certified in general surgery and hand surgery by the ...
Expert Witness: E-093932
This highly qualified expert earned his BA from University of Pennsylvania and his MD from New York Medical College. He completed his residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The New York Hospital of Cornell University Medical Center. He then went on to complete a prestigious fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery at The Hospital for Special Surgery. He is also active in his field as a member of numerous medical societies including the American Association of Hand ...
Expert Witness: E-080491
This expert is the Division Chief of Hand in the Department of Plastic Surgery. He is also the Program Director of the Plastic Surgery component of the Plastic Surgery Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship, as well as intimately involved with the Hand Transplantation Program at a major PA Medical Center. He has trained in Plastic Surgery at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He completed fellowships in Hand and Upper Extremity surgery at the University of Pittsburgh ...
Expert Witness: E-051191
This extremely qualified and fellowship trained expert earned both his BA and MD from University of Chicago. He completed an internship at UNC followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery at University of Chicago. This expert pursued his expertise in hand surgery by completing two hand surgery fellowships in Switzerland. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery with advanced qualification in hand surgery. This expert's career has been highlighted by numerous awards ...
Expert Witness: E-008495
This qualified and board certified expert has over 25 years of experience in Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery. He holds a M.D. from the Djuro Pucar Stari University in Bosnia and finished a residency in Plastic Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia. He also finished fellowship in Upper Extremity Surgery and Microsurgery at the Christine Kleinert Institute. His interests include Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Surgery. He currently serves as Assistant Professor ...
Expert Witness: E-136940
This expert is an actively practicing plastic surgeon in the Chesapeake Bay region. He graduated from the University of Virginia with a BS in Biology and earned his MD at the University of Maryland. Thereafter, he completed residencies in Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery at George Washington University and the University of Mississippi, respectively. He is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and stays abreast of current trends in Plastic Surgery. ...
Expert Witness: E-042477
This highly qualified expert of Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BA at Yale University, completed Pre-Med at Duquesne, and acquired his MD from the Hahneman School of Medicine (Drexel). He completed his Residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital and his Fellowship in Hand and Microvascular Surgery at the University of Washington and Harborview Hospital. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of Hand and is a member of multiple Orthopaedic Medical Associations. ...
Expert Witness: E-000629
This highly qualified hand surgeon completed a residency in General Surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and subsequently completed fellowships at some of the most highly regarded medical centers in the country. He is considered an authority in hand surgery and regularly presents and lectures on the topic. He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and maintains a busy clinical practice.

HAND SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Child Suffers Hand Injury During Gymnastics Training HAND SURGERY Expert Case

Child Suffers Hand Injury During Gymnastics Training

…  trains children in gymnastics. The boy was learning a new handstand move in a class of 10 students and 1 instructor. After a brief …  as a significant fracture of his wrist. The boy required surgery for the injury. An expert in gymnastics training was sought to speak to …

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

…  of rheumatoid arthritis who presented with persistent hand inflammation. He underwent an endoscopic carpal tunnel release after …  the surgeon lacerated the median nerve. Following the surgery, the patient developed a painful neuroma at the laceration location. …

Patient Suffers Serious Nerve Damage After Orthopedic Surgery HAND SURGERY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Serious Nerve Damage After Orthopedic Surgery

…  case involves a patient who underwent surgery to address carpal tunnel syndrome derived from amyloid polyneuropathy. …  used a recently developed device to assist with the surgery which failed, at which point another device was employed and the …  which indicated a laceration of a major nerve in her hand. Despite multiple treatments, the patient continued to suffer from ongoing …

Neurology expert advises on disability benefits for nerve injury HAND SURGERY Expert Case

…  by continuously wearing lead aprons and performing surgery. The cervical injuries resulted in numbness and loss of sensation in plaintiff’s hand and fingers, creating an unacceptable risk to his patients. As a result of …

Spinal Surgery Leads to Dural Tear and Spinal Fluid Leak HAND SURGERY Expert Case

Spinal Surgery Leads to Dural Tear and Spinal Fluid Leak

…  right upper extremity with a resultant sensory loss to the hand. The patient also sustained other serious iatrogenic injuries and damages, …  a dural tear and spinal fluid leak that required further surgery and repair. The plaintiff alleged that the defendant had only …

PA Damages Patient’s Hand During Removal of Foreign Body HAND SURGERY Expert Case

…  room with a triple hook fishing lure embedded in his left hand in between the first and second metacarpal web space. The patient was …  Later that night, the patient was taken in for exploratory surgery of the hand and removal of the remaining fish hook debris. Following …