LAPAROSCOPIC 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-024893
This highly qualified board certified expert earned a BA cum laude from Hamline University and DO from the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center. Residency and fellowship training were completed at Madigan Army Medical Center and University of California- San Francisco, respectively. He is a member of several surgical societies and committees dedicated to the improvement of patient outcomes and the quality of post graduate medical education. He is an editor ...
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-024754
This highly qualified and dual fellowship trained expert earned his BS from Stanford University and his MD from University of Tennessee College of Medicine. After completing his general surgery residency, he went on to train under two fellowships. The first fellowship was in surgical critical care at Stanford and the second was at Vanderbilt in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery. As a result, this expert is a highly skilled physician board certified in general ...
Expert Witness: E-001213
This board certified expert has been in clinical practice for over 10 years and is currently the Vice Chairman of the department of Surgery at his clinical institution. He is also the Program Director for the General Surgery Residency Program. He completed his residency training at the Tulsa Regional Medical Center (now Oklahoma State University Medical Center) and St. Francis Hospital. He is a member of numerous surgical associations and institutional committees that ...
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-001698
This expert is a board-certified general surgeon who has over 25 years of experience as a chief/director of surgery. He is extensively published in general surgery and in particular on disease of the liver, pancreas, bile duct, hernia, bowel obstruction, and laparoscopic surgery. He holds a major medical patent, is actively involved in teaching, research and serves as an editor for several prominent medical journals.
Expert Witness: E-007306
This expert is Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Surgery at a major medical university. He has numerous peer reviewed publications, articles and textbook chapters, and published abstracts. He has given many academic presentations and has won several honors and awards including the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow's Honorary Fellow, Who's Who in the UK, and the Sir Peter Freyer Medal. He is the founding ...

LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Court Excludes OB/GYN Expert Whose Testimony Contradicts Medical Literature LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  6 months of further medical procedures, which included surgery and hospitalization. The OB/GYN Expert The plaintiff’s OB/GYN …  plaintiff’s bowel perforation upon inspection during surgery”. In the expert’s opinion, this was something every surgeon should …

Gynecologic Surgeon Perforates Patient’s Bowel During Hysterectomy LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  her gallbladder and a gastric bypass. She was taken for a laparoscopic robotic hysterectomy due to pelvic organ prolapse and …  sustained injuries to her small bowel mesentery during the surgery. The patient required an emergent hemicolectomy and was hospitalized …

Surgeon Perforates Patient’s Small Intestine Causing Septic Shock LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  medical history of fibromyalgia who had his gallbladder laparoscopically removed. The patient was discharged the same day but presented to the emergency room two days later in septic shock. Surgery was consulted and the patient went to the operating room for an …

Patient Suffers Multi-Organ Failure Following Unfit Bariatric Surgery LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  bariatric surgeon than the one she had seen for her surgery. This surgeon suggested the patient undergo a vertical sleeve gastrectomy as a revision of the previous surgery. During the procedure, it was suspected that the gastroesophageal …  rather than a sleeve procedure. An expert in bariatric surgery with experience in revision surgery was sought to review the case and …

General Surgeon Fails to Convert Laparoscopic Surgery to Open Procedure, Perforates Bowel LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  case involves a female patient who underwent laparoscopic colorectal surgery for the treatment of diverticulitis. The surgeon encountered difficulty …  fact that he encountered significant difficulty using a laparoscopic approach, the surgeon did not convert to an open procedure. …

Patient’s Ureter is Severed During Surgery LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY Expert Case

Patient’s Ureter is Severed During Surgery

…  It was subsequently discovered that, during the initial surgery, the surgeon severed her right ureter while removing the tumor. As a …