INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-008605
This highly qualified and triple board certified pulmonologist earned his MD at the University of Minnesota. He completed an internship and residency training in internal medicine at the University Colorado, in addition to fellowship training in pulmonology and critical care at the University of California, San Francisco. This expert has received numerous awards for his academic and clinical work and is a member of the American Thoracic Society. He has authored 70+ ...
Expert Witness: E-052638
This board certified expert has extensive experience in Thoracic and Cardiac Radiology. He obtained his BA, BS, and MD from Stanford University. Residency and fellowship training were completed at the University of California- San Francisco. The expert sees a wide range of thoracic pathologies including cancer and interstitial lung disease in addition to aortic and cardiac imaging. In his daily practice, he works closely with Pulmonology, Infectious Disease, Cardiology ...

INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Power Plant Allegedly Allows Improper Handling Of Hazardous Chemicals INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE Expert Case

This is a toxic tort matter involving a series of cases of exposure to various chemicals at a power plant in Washington State. Several workers who had been with the plant for more than five years developed bronchiolitis obliterans and two subsequently pas …

Mismanagement of Atrial Fibrillation Leads to Permanent Injuries INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male patient who had been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation and treated with Nexterone. A few months after starting treatment, the man began to develop a number of complications, including a chronic cough, shortness of breath …

Construction Workers Develop Mesothelioma from Asbestos Exposure INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE Expert Case

In this case, multiple employees of a large construction firm in California allege that, over the course of several years, they were exposed to dangerous concentrations of asbestos during multiple demolition projects. The men were repeatedly exposed to pro …

Missed Diagnosis by Cardiologist During Amiodarone Treatment INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE Expert Case

…  to the patient but neglected to perform any follow-up lung assessment tests to see if the drug led to any pulmonary changes. The …  or to have the medication discontinued until a primary lung condition could be ruled out. Subsequently, the patient developed …