ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-262629
This highly qualified expert earned his BA at Johns Hopkins University and his MD at the University of Chicago. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation at Loyola University, followed by two fellowships. His first fellowship was in shoulder and elbow at Washington University School of Medicine, and his second fellowship was in sports medicine at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic. He is a member of several prestigious societies including the ...
Expert Witness: E-071939
This board-certified expert in orthopedic surgery specializes in spinal procedures. He earned his MD from Georgetown University following a BA from the University of California Santa Barbara. The expert also holds an MS in physiology and biophysics from Georgetown. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Georgetown University and a fellowship in orthopedic spine surgery at the Mayo Clinic. The expert formerly served as an orthopedic surgeon in the Mayo Health ...
Expert Witness: E-010188
This highly qualified expert has over 45 years of experience as an orthopedic surgeon. He earned his BA in psychology from Lafayette College and his MD from New York Medical College. He then went on to complete a medical-surgical internship and orthopedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, and his fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of California, San Diego. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, the National ...
Expert Witness: E-033448
This highly qualified expert earned his BA from the University of Illinois and his MD from The Chicago Medical School. He then went on to complete a residency in orthopedic surgery at Rush University Medical Center. He then completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Massachusetts General of Harvard University. He is active in his field as a member of American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and Illinois State Medical ...
Expert Witness: E-147090
This qualified expert earned his BS and MS at the University of Southern California and his MD at the Georgetown School of Medicine; he completed a general surgery internship at the University of California at Los Angeles, an orthopedic surgery residency at the Tulane University School of Medicine, and a foot & ankle surgery fellowship at the Miller Orthopaedic Clinic. This expert's expertise is highlighted by his 20+ published peer-reviewed journal articles and his ...
Expert Witness: E-075266
This highly qualified expert of Physical Therapy earned his BA from the University of Florida and his DPT in Physical Therapy from the University of Central Florida. He is Board Certified as an Orthopedic Physical Therapist. This expert is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and has experience with orthopedic management, exercise prescription, dry needling, early intervention, and other physical therapy research. Formerly, he held roles as an Adjunct ...
Expert Witness: E-158160
This expert earned his BA in Chemistry from Washington University and a PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. After receiving his PhD, he earned his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. The expert completed his residency in Neurological Surgery at the Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Saint Louis Children's Hospital in association with the Washington University School of Medicine, and he went on to complete several ...
Expert Witness: E-042477
This highly qualified expert of Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BA at Yale University, completed Pre-Med at Duquesne, and acquired his MD from the Hahneman School of Medicine (Drexel). He completed his Residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital and his Fellowship in Hand and Microvascular Surgery at the University of Washington and Harborview Hospital. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of Hand and is a member of multiple Orthopaedic Medical Associations. ...
Expert Witness: E-078542
This expert is a University Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon in the UK. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Manchester. He completed an Orthopaedic Academic Clinical Training programme at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore and University College London, where he was a Lecturer from 2010-14. He has completed national (Bristol and Cardiff) and international (USA, Europe and Australia) clinical and research ...
Expert Witness: E-070293
This qualified expert of Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BA from the University of Virginia and his MD at Georgetown University. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He completed his Internship in General Surgery and his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Oakland Naval Hospital, his Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University, and his Fellowship in Foot & Ankle Surgery. He is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and is Certified in ...
Expert Witness: E-068969
This qualified expert in Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BS from Northwestern and his MD from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He completed his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the State University of New York Health Sciences Center and his Fellowship in Sports Medicine from the American Sports Medicine Institute. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and is a member of several Orthopedic Surgery Medical Associations. He has 28+ in the area of ...
Expert Witness: E-065269
This qualified expert of Orthopedic Surgery obtained his BS in Exercise Science magna cum laude from Rutgers University and his MD in Medicine magna cum laude from the Jefferson Medical College. He completed his Internship and Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Miami and his Fellowship in Spine Surgery at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. He is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and is a member of the prestigious American Academy of Orthopedic ...

ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent Hip Replacement Surgery Allegedly Causes Implant To Fail ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  hip replacement had dislocated and he required emergency surgery. The patient suffered numerous complications as a result of the third surgery. An expert orthopedic surgeon was sought to speak to causation and …

Hip Replacement Patient Receives Incorrect Implant ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

Hip Replacement Patient Receives Incorrect Implant

…  was engraved on the actual implant prior to commencing the surgery. As a result, the patient had an implant placed that was too small and …  suffered multiple complications as a result. An expert orthopedic surgeon with a track record of performing successful hip surgeries …

Olympic Athlete Is Unable To Compete Following Incomplete Ankle Surgery ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  but did not address the talus irregularity during the surgery or follow-up visits. Within two months, the physician advised the …  a month, she was unable to walk. She visited another orthopedic surgeon for a second opinion. An x-ray of the right ankle revealed …

Patient Suffers Permanent Nerve Damage From Spinal Surgery ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  case involves a woman that had undergone spinal fusion surgery with pedicle screw placement. The patient underwent revision surgery several years later at another facility. The treating physician removed …

Orthopedic Surgeon Fails To Remove Bone Fragment During Ankle Surgery ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  case involves an elderly male patient who required surgery to repair an ankle fracture he sustained while skiing. The patient had seen an orthopedic surgeon in the past but elected to see a different surgeon for this …

Patient Suffers Permanent Nerve Damage From Botched Hand Surgery ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  the surgeon lacerated the median nerve. Following the surgery, the patient developed a painful neuroma at the laceration location. …  routine daily tasks he had no problem with prior to the surgery. The patient was told by the surgeon that injury to the median nerve …

Orthopedic Oncologist Allegedly Causes Intra-Operative Spread of Cancer Cells ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  revision procedure because the pain was so intense. During surgery, the doctor used the same surgical instruments for the femur as he used …  and eventually developed Kahler’s disease. An expert in orthopedic oncology was sought to opine on the standard of care for a patient …