MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-222323
This highly-qualified expert has extensive experience in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. He received his BA in chemistry from Brooklyn College before earning his MD from the State University of New York's Upstate Medical Center. He subsequently completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Bridgeport Hospital, where he was chief resident in his last year of residency. He is active in his field as a member of several organizations, including the American ...
Expert Witness: E-493102
This qualified expert is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology. He received his BS in biology and his MD from the University of Alabama before completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Tennessee. He subsequently completed two fellowships at the University of North Carolina: one in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery and the other in epidemiology and clinical trials. He actively participates in continuing education courses to stay ...
Expert Witness: E-506721
This qualified expert has demonstrated experience in the field of surgical oncology. He attended Jai Hind College at the Basantsing Institute of Science in India before earning his MD from the American Institute of Medicine at the University of Seychelles. He completed an internship in general surgery at Mercy Catholic Medical Center before subsequently completing a general surgery residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He then completed two fellowships: one in ...
Expert Witness: E-184399
This qualified expert has over 15 years of experience performing minimally invasive surgery. He earned his MS in anatomy from Queen's University and his MD from McMaster University. After completing his residency in general surgery at McMaster, he completed two fellowships in minimally invasive surgery at the Minimal Access Therapy Training Unit and the University of Kentucky. He is certified by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and Ontario. He served as ...
Expert Witness: E-074914
This expert is highly qualified and is board certified in General Surgery. He completed a Bachelors in Science from Ursinus College and pursued a Doctorate in Medicine from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University. His residency training took place at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital with a focus on General Surgery. He further sub-specialized in minimally-invasive, robotic, and bariatric surgery at the University of California San Diego. He has ...
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-008673
This highly qualified Professor of Cardiac Surgery is double board certified in general and thoracic surgery. He completed Fellowship training in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Congenital Heart Surgery, and Heart Transplant & Device Surgery at the prestigious UCLA Medical Center. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology as well as a member of multiple professional organizations including the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery, and ...
Expert Witness: E-109064
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from Harvard Medical school and completed his internship and residency at Johns Hopkins in general surgery. This expert then went on to complete a residency at Stanford University in cardiothoracic surgery, and completed his research fellowship at Baylor. Additionally, this expert is active within his field as a member of numerous societies including The Thoracic Surgery Residents Association, The American Medical Association, ...

MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery

…  molar, which was impacted but asymptomatic. After the surgery, the patient began experiencing numbness in his tongue. The patient …  made. He ultimately saw a specialist 6 months after his surgery and was diagnosed with traumatic neuropathy of the lingual nerve. The …

Patient is Killed From Undiagnosed Gastrointestinal Leak Following Hernia Surgery MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY Expert Case

…  for a procedure to repair the hernia. At the time of the surgery, it was found that the patient had a unique anatomy that required the …  showed a gastroesophageal leak. The patient underwent surgery to repair the leak, however he eventually died while in the …

Cardiothoracic Surgery Experts Discuss Botched Aortic Valve Replacement MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who died shortly after undergoing a procedure to implant a prosthetic aortic valve. The patient in question had a past medical history significant for coronary artery disease as well as a general narrowing of the aorta. In …

Power Morcellator Causes Spread of Cancer MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY Expert Case

Power Morcellator Causes Spread of Cancer

This case takes place in North Carolina and involves a female patient who presented for laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy for suspected uterine fibroids. The patient was not informed that a morcellator would be used during the procedure. The patie …

Endoscopic Percutaneous Discectomy Results in Paralysis MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY Expert Case

Endoscopic Percutaneous Discectomy Results in Paralysis

…  where they confirmed they could perform the endoscopic surgery. The next morning, they performed two studies prior to the surgery: The first, a discogram where they put material gadolinium into disc …