ORAL SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-415459
This highly-qualified expert has over 15 years of experience in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He received his BS in biological sciences from the State University of New York at Stony Brook before earning his DDS from Columbia University. He subsequently earned his MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed a general surgery internship and an oral & maxillofacial surgery residency at Mount Sinai Hospital. This expert is board-certified in oral and ...
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-102436
This expert has 26+ years of experience in the dental supply industry. He began his career as a Purchaser for SmartHealth and held this role from 1991 until 1998. After three years as a Territory Manager for Dentsply, the expert joined Patternson Dental as an Equipment Specialist & Office Designer. In this position, he was responsible for assisting practice owners in finding the proper equipment and technology for their practice. He also provided 3-D renderings of ...
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-079289
This expert is highly qualified and board certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He obtained his first degree in Dentistry from the University of Punjab, de'Montmorency College of Dentistry, Lahore in Pakistan. And to further increase his credentials, he completed another Dental Degree at Boston University School of Dental Medicine, finishing with Magna Cum Laude. He further sub-specialized in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Illinois Chicago, ...
Expert Witness: E-071384
This extremely well-qualified expert on dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery obtained his BS from Union College and his DDS and MD from Columbia University. He completed his internship in general surgery and his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at New York Presbyterian and his fellowship in pediatric oral and craniomaxillofacial surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He is board certified in oral and maxillofacial surgery and is a ...
Expert Witness: E-059781
This highly qualified expert has over 40 years of training and experience in dentistry and oral surgery. He received his DMD from University of Pittsburgh's School of Dental Medicine. He has performed over 1,000 root canals and his techniques and expertise have been showcased at endodontic conferences. In addition, he serves as an active member of numerous medical societies including The International Congress on Oral Implantology and The American Association of Dental ...
Expert Witness: E-034129
This highly qualified expert completed her BS from Syracuse University and earned her DMD from Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dentistry. She completed a Residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Mt Sinai Medical Center. This expert is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists and a member of prestigious associations such as the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American ...
Expert Witness: E-017693
This highly qualified dentist earned his DDS from the Loyola University School of Dentistry and is a fellow of the American College of Dentists. He has held a number of prestigious positions throughout his career, including as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Oral Medicine and Oral Diagnosis at Northwestern University Dental School. Currently, this expert is on the medical staff in the department of dental surgery at a hospital in Chicago and an ...
Expert Witness: E-009123
This highly qualified, board certified expert has been practicing oral and maxillofacial surgery for more than 20 years. He earned a DDS from the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston and an MD from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. This expert belongs to a number of prestigious professional association in the oral surgery field, most notably as a fellow in the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. In addition to receiving several ...

ORAL SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Fatal Reaction To Anesthesia During Wisdom Teeth Removal ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves an overweight 25-year-old female patient who presented to a dental office for the removal of her wisdom teeth. The patient was given fentanyl, ketamine, and nitrous oxide. Following the administration of the anesthesia, the patient suff …

Risky Bone Graft Causes Oral Cancer Patient To Develop Infection ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

…  66-year-old woman with a history of multiple surgeries for oral cancer over 5 years and 15 treatments of radiation therapy. She was …  Following the graft failure, the patient developed an oral infection and sought a second opinion and followed up with a different ENT …  subsequent action. An expert in oral and maxillofacial surgery was sought to opine on the standard of …

Defective Dental Implants Puncture Patient’s Mouth ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

Defective Dental Implants Puncture Patient’s Mouth

This case involves an elderly female patient who had implants placed in her jaw. When the implants were placed, a gap was found in the manufactured gum and the dentist put acrylic in to fill the gap. During the first fitting, the posts got stuck and the de …

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery ORAL 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 …

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

This case involves a woman in Texas who had a root canal performed in order to treat an infected tooth. Several days after the procedure, the woman presented to the emergency room with complaints of puss and swelling indicative of a probable infection. The …

Orthodontics Expert Evaluates Inadequate Imaging Before Implant Surgery ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

…  patient later required extraction of several teeth by an oral surgeon due to severe decay. The patient’s braces were removed prior to …  performed prior to the removal of the patient’s teeth. The oral surgeon removed the teeth and attempted to place implants, but was unable …

Orthodontics Expert Discusses Inappropriate Treatment for Jaw Misalignment ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged patient in Massachusetts who was referred to the defendant orthodontist for treatment of a gap between his front teeth that he wanted to close. At his initial orthodontic consultation, the orthodontist noted that the pat …

General Dentist Fails to Diagnose Impacted Tooth and Absess ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

General Dentist Fails to Diagnose Impacted Tooth and Absess

This dental medicine case involves a female patient who appeared at the office of her general dentist in Vermont complaining of a toothache with swelling and pain in her right jaw. The dentist examined the patient in a perfunctory way, feeling the side of …

Oral Surgery Expert Opines on Post-Surgical Brain Damage ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

Oral Surgery Expert Opines on Post-Surgical Brain Damage

…  an elective procedure to correct a cleft palate. After the surgery, he was observed for approximately one hour before being released. A few hours later, he contacted the surgery center asking for a nurse to come to his house in order to address …

Maxillofacial Surgery Expert Opines on Botched Molar Extraction ORAL SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a female patient who was seen by a periodontist for removal of a molar. The molar was etracted over the course of hours, and was noted to be a difficult extraction. After the extraction, she saw another doctor as an emergency patient wi …