OPTOMETRY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-084653
This practicing optometrist earned his undergraduate degree from UCLA and his Doctor of Optometry from the Southern California College of Optometry. Following his graduation, he spent two years teaching and working for a post-doctorate program in Jerusalem. The expert is currently on staff at a large medical center in the Los Angeles area and is an Assistant Professor Emeritus with the Southern California College of Optometry, were he spent 40 years teaching before ...
Expert Witness: E-070481
This expert is highly qualified and is an Ophthalmologist as well as an Optometrist. He obtained a Bachelors of Science from the University of Houston. He attended an optometry program at the University of Houston College of Optometry. He then decided to pursue a Doctorate in Medicine at the Uniformed Services University. He has held several leading positions in Ophthalmology: Chair, PIMC Medical Executive Committee and Chief, Eye Department, Phoenix Indian Medical ...
Expert Witness: E-133638
This highly qualified expert earned her BS in physiology and her BA in psychology from McGill University. She earned her OD from the SUNY College of Optometry and went on to complete her residency in ocular disease and primary care at the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System. She has received numerous honors for her teaching work including the Distinguished Teaching Award for Clinical Supervision at the University of Waterloo. She is active in her field as a member of ...
Expert Witness: E-046287
This qualified expert has obtained her BS Cum Laude in Chemistry from Ferris State University and OD Summa Cuma Laude from Michigan College of Optometry. She completed her Residency in Ocular Disease from the Salisbury Veterans Affairs Medical Center and is Board Certified in Optometry. She is a member of multiple Optometry Medical Associations and has 6+ years of experience in the field of Optometry. She is currently an Optometrist at a Private Medical Firm.
Expert Witness: E-044011
This highly qualified, board certified, well published expert earned her Bachelor's from the University of Texas at Austin and her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine. This expert then did her internship at St Joseph's Hospital in Houston, her residency in Ophthalmology at The University of Texas Medical School. This expert then completed her formal medical education by completing a fellowship in Neuro-ophthalmology at the University of Texas Medical Branch. ...
Expert Witness: E-048078
This highly qualified expert has obtained her BS in Vision Science and OD from the Ferris State University Michigan College of Optometry and is certified in Optometry by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry. She is a member of multiple Optometry Associations and has more than 12 years of experience in the field. Along with clinical practice, she is very active in the research field and has 10+ publications and book chapters to her name. She has been highly ...

OPTOMETRY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Is Left Blind Following Delayed Cataract Surgery OPTOMETRY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male patient from Seattle that presented with complaints of floaters in his left eye. He was diagnosed with age-related cataracts and age-related vitreous degeneration and was told to return for an examination if he expe …

Woman Suffers Permanent Damage to Vision Due to Untreated High Blood Pressure OPTOMETRY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged woman who was pregnant with her third child. Near the end of her pregnancy, the Plaintiff was admitted to the hospital for observation, during which time it was discovered that she was suffering from high blood pressure. Th …

Optometrist Fails to Diagnose Retinal Detachment OPTOMETRY Expert Case

Optometrist Fails to Diagnose Retinal Detachment

This case takes place in Indiana and involves a female patient who presented to her optometrist with complaints of objects floating in her vision. She was examined by an optometrist who opined that the condition was self-limiting and did not require refe …

Failure to diagnose retinal detachment results in permanent visual impairment OPTOMETRY Expert Case

This case takes place in Alaska and involves a twenty-two-year-old male patient with no significant past medical history. The patient had good eye sight, attended regular eye examinations and did not require glasses or contact lenses. The patient presented …