ORAL INFECTION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-165112
This board-certified expert earned his BS in Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles, his MS in Oral Biology from the Ohio State University, and his DDS from the University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry. He went on to complete his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. He remains active in his field as a member of numerous associations including the American Association of Dental Research and the American Dental Education ...
Expert Witness: E-001152
This qualified, board certified dental surgeon also holds a master's degree in restorative dentistry . At his current institution, he holds such major clinical positions as the clinical professor of restorative dentistry. These strong and varied qualifications make him capable of reviewing this case.Trains dental examiners, and conducts the examinations Editorial Board Member of a major dental journals.
Expert Witness: E-034169
This highly qualified expert is currently the Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs and Professor at a University in the Greater Baltimore Area. He is board certified in Oral Medicine and has a certificate in Prosthodontics. He has extensive experience in the area of infection control and containment in dental office settings. He is recognized for his research achievements and has been awarded 75+ service and research grants for fields including HIV/AIDS management of ...
Expert Witness: E-159860
This highly qualified expert is a California Board Certified Dentist with over thirty years of Post-Doctoral Teaching and Private Clinical Practice experience. Clinically, he primarily focuses on general dentistry, restorative dentistry and prosthetic dentistry. He is a graduate of McGill University School of Dentistry and also holds a Post-Doctoral, Advanced Master’s Degree in Professional Education [A.M.Ed.] from the University of Southern California. He served has ...
Expert Witness: E-148584
This qualified expert earned his BS at York University, an MS at the University of Toronto, and his DDS at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry. He is active in his field as a member of professional organizations such as the Ontario and Canadian Dental Associations and is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantation and International College of Dentists. His expertise are highlighted by his 15+ published peer-reviewed articles, a published book ...
Expert Witness: E-138842
This expert earned his BA at Eastern New Mexico University and his PhD in Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. He went on to complete a Fellowship at the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases. He has been extensively published, including 41 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 5 book chapters, and has two patents. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at a University in New Mexico. His expertise is in immunology and ...
Expert Witness: E-042800
This highly qualified, board certified expert earned his Bachelor's from the University of California Los Angeles, where he also earned his medical degree. This was followed by a residency in pediatrics at the Boston' Children hospital and a fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Disease at the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. This expert is a member of numerous medical societies and has published 27 papers in leading peer-reviewed journals. This expert previously held ...
Expert Witness: E-011482
This highly qualified and double board certified pulmonologist has advanced training in pulmonary and critical care. Currently, he is a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow at the University of Illinois and is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Internal Medicine. He completed residency training in internal medicine at George Washington University, a fellowship training in pediatric sleep medicine and neuroscience, and a fellowship training in infectious diseases at ...
Expert Witness: E-007746
This expert has been practicing for nearly 20 years. She received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh with a concentration in Women's Health and thereafter examined reproductive morbidity as an NIH National Research Service Award Individual Postdoctoral Fellow. This expert is extensively published and has served as a reviewer for numerous medical journals, including "Obstetrics & Gynecology International", "Womens Health", and "Paediatric and ...
Expert Witness: E-010132
This expert's is a Physician-Scientist (M.D. and Ph.D) who serves as an attending hepatologist at a top tier university. He specializes the care of viral hepatitis (HCV and HBV) and other liver diseases. His research interests have been centered on hepatitis C virus (HCV) virology, pathogenesis, and virus-host interaction including immune response. For the past 10 years during his PhD and Post-Doctoral training, he has investigated viral-host interactions that regulate ...

ORAL INFECTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Oral Surgery Expert Opines on Excessive Bleeding Following Root Canal ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

…  complaints of puss and swelling indicative of a probable infection. The infected tissue was drained, and the decision was made to keep …  woman in the hospital due to the apparent severity of the infection. After several days in the hospital, the woman began to bleed …

Severe Oral Infection Spreads After Minor Dental Procedure ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

Severe Oral Infection Spreads After Minor Dental Procedure

…  done. Subsequently, the patient developed a severe facial infection following her dental treatment and required hospitalization along with the surgical drainage of an oral abscess. The doctor also failed to refer the patient to an oral surgeon or …

Delayed Diagnosis of Oral Cancer Leads to Metastatic Carcinoma in Neck ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

…  of the tongue without undergoing appropriate screening for oral cancer. Some time after his initial presentation, the patient was seen …  this point, the second dentist referred the patient to an oral surgeon. The surgeon diagnosed the lesions as a common irritation of the …

Failure to Administer Antibiotics After Tooth Extraction Leads to Infection ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

…  tooth and socket appeared relatively healthy and free of infection. A few days after the procedure, the patient returned to the dentist …  immediately after the extraction due to his poor oral health, and that the infection that resulted could have been prevented …

Oral Surgery Leads to Muscular Necrosis ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

Oral Surgery Leads to Muscular Necrosis

…  site of abscess along the right mandible into the temporalis region on the right side and showed underlying necrosis of the temporalis …

Dental Expert Advises on Failure to Provide Antibiotics Post-Surgery ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

…  establish whether the standard of care was met following oral surgery preformed on the plaintiff by the defendant. The plaintiff …  consent form, initialing a paragraph acknowledging the infection risk associated with extraction. The wisdom teeth extractions were …

Severe pan-facial infection from recementing of dental crown ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

…  tooth had deteriorated further and was showing signs of infection including swelling, an unpleasant odor and taste. The patient was …  room. The patient was diagnosed with a pan-facial infection and which required twelve days of hospitalization and the placement …  The patient required further dental care from an oral surgeon to treat the decaying …

Severe Oral Infection and Cellulitis From Dental Implants ORAL INFECTION Expert Case

Severe Oral Infection and Cellulitis From Dental Implants

This oral implant case involves a sixty-five-year-old patient who was referred by her dentist to an oral surgeon after she underwent a procedure to insert two internal Heximplant …  respiratory failure and it was determined that a bacterial infection and sepsis was the underlying …