HEPATOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-517722
This highly qualified expert has nearly 30 years of experience in hepatology. She received her BA in biology from Columbia University before earning her MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center before completing two fellowships: one in hepatology at Mount Sinai Medical Center and one in gastroenterology at State University Hospital at Stony Brook. This expert is board-certified in ...
Expert Witness: E-013909
This expert is a Professor of Medicine and the Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at a major university affiliated medical center in the Midwest. He received his MD from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, and completed residency training in internal medicine and fellowship training in gastroenterology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He has published extensively on gastrointestinal complications in surgery, pH monitoring of esophageal acid exposure, ...
Expert Witness: E-006315
This highly qualified, board certified expert has years of experience in the clinical and academic field as a Pediatric Gastroenterology. She received her BA in Psychology from the University of California-Los Angeles and her MD from Tufts University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Pediatrics from the University of California-Los Angeles, and a fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. This expert ...
Expert Witness: E-010132
This expert's is a Physician-Scientist (M.D. and Ph.D) who serves as an attending hepatologist at a top tier university. He specializes the care of viral hepatitis (HCV and HBV) and other liver diseases. His research interests have been centered on hepatitis C virus (HCV) virology, pathogenesis, and virus-host interaction including immune response. For the past 10 years during his PhD and Post-Doctoral training, he has investigated viral-host interactions that regulate ...
Expert Witness: E-008413
This qualified and board certified expert has over 14 years of experience as a gastroenterologist. He holds a M.D. from the University College of Medical Sciences and has finished a fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Albert Einstein Medical Center as well as an additional year fellowship in Interventional Endoscopy at the St Luke's Pancreaticobiliary Center in Milwaukee. Elected as a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, he has published ...
Expert Witness: E-004597
This expert is board certified in internal medicine with a subspeciality in transplant hepatology. He earned his BS from Indiana University and his MD from the University of Chicago. He completed residency training at the University of Pennsylvania and St. Luke's Hospital, and fellowship training in liver diseases at Mount Sinai Hospital. He has authored more than 20 publications in the hepatology and liver disease fields, and belongs to a number of prestigious societies ...
Expert Witness: E-000321
This expert is an experienced and actively practicing gastroenterologist and gastrointestinal endoscopist with teaching, consultative and clinical responsibilities at a major academic medical center. He has obtained his medical degree and training form among the nation's top ten medical universities, and currently holds clinical and academic positions at a top east coast healthcare center.
Expert Witness: E-009491
This board certified Gastroeneterology and Hepatology expert completed fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Advanced Hepatology. He is involved in clinical and translational research and has a record of publication, presentation, and funded research. He has authored and co-authored a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals. This expert specializes in general and transplant Hepatology. He currently serves as Medical Director of the Liver Transplant Program at ...
Expert Witness: E-006838
This expert is a board certified doctor in internal medicine and gastroenterology. He practices at a major medical center. He has been the director of gastroenterology clinics and is a tenured professor of medicine at a major university. He is highly respected in his field.

HEPATOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Disabled Child Suffers Bone Loss From GI Tube Feeding Regimen HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

Disabled Child Suffers Bone Loss From GI Tube Feeding Regimen

This case involves a female child with cerebral palsy and reflux who required G-tube feeding. She was not gaining enough weight and was not tolerating many types of formulas. When the child was 2-years-old, a GI put her on nutritional toddler formula.  …

Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient Suffers Fatal Bleeding While on Heparin HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a female patient who died from complications following the administration of Heparin. The patient had received a flow cytometry test and bone-marrow transplant several years prior to the incident in question in order to treat a form of l …

Delayed Diagnosis of Wilson’s Disease Causes Liver Failure HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

Delayed Diagnosis of Wilson’s Disease Causes Liver Failure

This case takes place in Tennessee and involves a twenty-six-year old patient who went to her doctor because of chronically elevated liver enzymes. The patient had a history of depression, eating disorders, and arthralgia. In 2008, she was diagnosed with n …

Lack of Monitoring During Psoriasis Treatment Leads to Liver Damage HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

This case takes place in Michigan and involves an older male patient who suffered from complications after prolonged use of a particular drug. The patient had been treated with the drug for several years in order to treat persistent psoriasis that had prov …

Virus Transmitted Due to Substandard Sterilization Techniques HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves transmission of hepatitis C between patients at a medical office. The defendant allegedly failed to undertake proper sterilization techniques, using rusted equipment and re-using needles between patients. The plaintiff in this case und …

Liver Disease Allegedly Impaires Patient’s Ability to Revise Will HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a patient with end stage liver disease and HCC, who had been prescribed Lactulose. The patient lived for more than a year after being diagnosed with HCC. Some months prior to death, the patient contacted a public notary to aid her in w …

General Surgeon Fails to Protect Bile Duct During Gallbladder Surgery HEPATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a fifty-six-year-old male patient who underwent a single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy. The procedure was met with some complication as it was noted that the patient had an intrahepatic gallbladder with severe scarring at the tri …