OPTICS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-134311
This qualified expert earned his BS in physics from University of Washington and his MS in mathematics from University of Oregeon. He also completed a MS in applied physics from the Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology and his PhD in electrical engineering at Oregon Health and Science University. He subsequently entered an NIH-funded postgraduate fellowship in dermatology at the Oregon Health & Science University. After serving for a number of years as an ...
Expert Witness: E-061846
This lighting expert earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Florida and has been granted 26 U.S. patents, many of which relate to lighting fixtures. From 2008 until 2011, he served as the Vice President of Research at the Lighting Science Group Corp, where he transitioned the company to a product-driven supplier of LED products and helped grow revenues from $3 million to $100 million. He later served as the Chief Engineer of the ETi Lighting ...

OPTICS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Infant Suffers Optic Nerve Damage From Delayed Glaucoma Diagnosis OPTICS Expert Case

This case involves a 6-month-old baby who developed uneven pupils. The baby was taken to the emergency room and was noted to have a less reactive left eye as well as mild left ptosis. A fundus exam revealed that the right eye had a sharp disc margin. The  …

Delayed Ophthalmology Treatment Causes Patient To Go Blind OPTICS Expert Case

Delayed Ophthalmology Treatment Causes Patient To Go Blind

This case involves a 36-year-old male patient who presented to his primary care physician with headaches. The patient was found to have papilledema optic disc swelling caused by intracranial pressure. The patient was immediately referred to a neuro-ophthal …

Ophthalmology Expert Witness Opines on Improper LASIK Surgery OPTICS Expert Case

 This case involves a thirty-four-year-old patient with very good vision, although nearsighted, who underwent LASIK surgery on both eyes as soon as he was cleared by the ophthalmologist. However, in the following weeks, the quality of the patient’s visi …

Patient Blinded After Lasik Surgery OPTICS Expert Case

Patient Blinded After Lasik Surgery

This case involves a female patient who presented to an ophthalmologist for LASIK surgery. The patient was seeking this procedure to eliminate the need for corrective lenses. While performing the procedure, the physician used a LASIK blade to shave the cor …