MEDICAL RADIATION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-257491
This highly qualified radiation oncology and medical physics expert has extensive experience in his field. He received his BS in nuclear engineering, his MS in medical physics and his PhD in Medical Physics all from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He holds board certifications in both medical physics and general radiology and radiologic physics. He has published over 30 journal articles and given over 100 peer-reviewed presentations related to topics in his ...
Expert Witness: E-071356
This highly qualified expert earned her BS and MS from Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences and St. Joseph's College of Maine, respectively. She is a certified technologist in Radiography & Computed Tomography and Medical Radiation. She is actively involved in teaching and supervising students in proper procedure and technique and has 27 years of clinical experience.
Expert Witness: E-224197
This radiation oncologist has over 20 years of professional experience. He earned his BA and MA in American Studies from Yale University and then went on to complete his MD at Yale Medical School. This expert finished his internship in general surgery at Naval Medical Center and his residency in radiation oncology at the National Cancer Institute. He is a member of various professional societies and organizations, including the American Brachytherapy Society and The ...
Expert Witness: E-279448
This qualified expert earned her BA in sociology with a concentration in health and medicine from the University of Pennsylvania and her MD from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in radiation oncology at the University of Pennsylvania and is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology. She is active both clinically and academically with numerous published articles and membership with the American Society for ...
Expert Witness: E-053014
This certified Regulatory Affairs Professional has more than 20 years of experience ensuring compliance with the FDA. Throughout his career, he has managed 510(k) submissions, reviews, appeals, and clinical trials for a multitude of devices with applications ranging from dentistry to cardiology and neurology. Prior to launching his current consultancy, he served as a Director of Regulatory Affairs at medical device firms that manufacture class II and class III products. ...
Expert Witness: E-048551
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at the Washington University-Barnes Jewish Hospital and went on to complete a fellowship at the prestigious Paul Scherrer Institute-Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Center for Proton Therapy. He is an expert in the use of proton beam therapy. This expert is a member of prestigious societies such as the American College ...
Expert Witness: E-007538
This board-certified expert has over 10 years of experience as a radiation oncologist. A recipient of the American College of Radiology Distinguished Service Award, he has published and presented on brachytherapy and oncology in addition to contributing to grant-supported research projects. He currently serves as Assistant Professor and Clinical Medical Director in the Department of Radiation Oncology at a major university medical center.
Expert Witness: E-008870
This highly qualified, board certified Professor of Radiation Oncology received his medical degree from the University of Virginia. He subsequently completed a Residency in Radiation Oncology and Fellowship training in Clinical Oncology. He is a member of numerous professional societies including the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. This expert has recieved many awards throughout his career including the Ulrich Henschke Award. This expert has ...
Expert Witness: E-006778
This expert is trained and board certified in radiation oncology. Currently a professor at a major medical center, he continues to treat patients and conduct research projects. He also serves as a reviewer for the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer and the Journal of Clinical Oncology. His clinical interests include pediatric cancers, breast cancer and sarcoma.
Expert Witness: E-004902
This expert received a Ph.D. in Biomedical Physics and is board certified in Radiology. She is a certified Radiation Safety Officer and a member of the American College of Medical Physics and American Nuclear Society.
Expert Witness: E-002750
After working as a clinical medical physicist at New York University Medical Center this expert relocated to St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix Arizona where he was part of the national physics team evaluating the very first Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) delivery system in the US, under an investigational agreement. In 1997, he formed a major consulting firm and has provided clinical medical physics support and advisory services to ...

MEDICAL RADIATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Excessive Radiation Treatment Causes Severe Burn Injury MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

Excessive Radiation Treatment Causes Severe Burn Injury

…  a breast cancer patient who suffered severe burns after radiation treatment. The treating oncologist told the patient to keep an eye …  was informed that if she presented with skin rashes, radiation therapy would be paused to allow time for the skin to recover and to …

Radiology Expert Opines on Car Accident Injuries MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

Radiology Expert Opines on Car Accident Injuries

This case takes place in New Jersey and involves a man who was involved in a reasonably low-speed car crash. The man was stopped at an intersection when his vehicle was struck from behind by another driver. The driver claims to have suffered several debili …

Hospital Fails to Inform Patient of Cancer Diagnosis MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

Hospital Fails to Inform Patient of Cancer Diagnosis

This case takes place in Alabama and involves a male patient who underwent a minor surgical procedure that concluded without complication, however a post-operative pathology report revealed the presence of spindle cell carcinoma. In spite of the report’s  …

Prostate Cancer Treatment Results in Permanent Injury MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

Prostate Cancer Treatment Results in Permanent Injury

This case involves a 70-year-old male patient who on underwent a prostate seed brachytherapy for adenocarcinoma of the prostate. The treating physician advised that he would insert 40 to 60 radioactive seeds. At the time of the procedure, the physician act …

Cancer Patient Dies from Dilaudid Overdose MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

Cancer Patient Dies from Dilaudid Overdose

…  with cancer of the tonsils. The patient required extensive radiation treatment and was cured of cancer. The patient experienced a great deal of pain as a result of the radiation treatments. The patient’s radiation oncologist prescribed liquid …

Oncology expert witness advises on relapse of breast cancer despite treatment MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

…  tissues. The defendant treated the plaintiff with radiation in the summer of 2009. Eight months later, the plaintiff complained …  additional chemotherapy using Taxotere as well as radiation. The cancer then spread to the plaintiff’s liver, brain and …

Neurosurgeon Advises on Radiation Procedure for Trigeminal Neuralgia MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

…  pain following a dental procedures and linear accelerator radiation therapy for trigeminal neuralgia. This case involves a …  female patient with no significant past medical history who presented to her dentist complaining of pain in the right …  that the patient receive LINAC (linear accelerator) radiation therapy to ablate the trigeminal nerve root. Following surgery the …

Child Dies From Bowel Necrosis After Failure to Diagnose Volvulus MEDICAL RADIATION Expert Case

…  a two-day history of severe abdominal pain. She had a past medical history significant for developmental delay and difficulties feeding. …  to be the cause of the patient’s pain. According to the medical records, the patient experienced a prolonged lack of blood supply to …