PAIN MANAGEMENT EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-330106
This highly-qualified expert has nearly 15 years of experience as an anesthesiologist specializing in interventional pain management. Much of her work focuses on spine-related pain issues such as low back pain, neck pain, pain after failed spine surgeries, as well as opioids and the opioid epidemic. She received her BS in molecular and cell biology from UC Berkeley before earning her MD from Saba University in the Caribbean. She subsequently completed an internal ...
Expert Witness: E-522744
This highly qualified expert has extensive experience in the field of pain psychology, specifically focusing on multidisciplinary chronic pain management. He received his BA in urban studies before going on to earn his MA and PhD in counseling psychology from the University of North Texas. He is a certified pain educator and a licensed psychologist. He is active in his field as a member of several organizations, including the American Pain Society, the American Academy ...
Expert Witness: E-191997
This highly qualified expert is triple board certified in pain management, anesthesiology, and emergency medicine. He received his BA in biology from The University of Texas at Austin and his MD from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. He completed one residency in emergency medicine at The University of Texas at Austin and another in anesthesiology at John Sealy Hospital. Afterwards, this expert went on to finish a prestigious fellowship in interventional pain ...
Expert Witness: E-115410
This expert, a native of Southern California, completed his undergraduate education at Pacific Union College before attending Loma Linda University School of Medicine where he received his MD degree in 2008. He completed an Internal Medicine internship followed by a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency and continued his specialization with a Pain Management fellowship, all at Loma Linda. He is double board certified in PM&R and Pain Medicine.
Expert Witness: E-000224
This fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine specializes in conservative, non-surgical care of orthopaedic injuries, including the spine and extremities, with emphasis on spine rehabilitation, functional restoration, pain management, and ergonomic modifications. He is also extensively published in his field, and has been involved with numerous research projects. Finally, he is a national speaker on topics in rehabilitation medicine.
Expert Witness: E-018101
This experienced expert received his BS in Chemistry, his MS in Pathology, and his MD from Dalhousie University. He completed his residency in Anesthesia at Dalhousie University and his research fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology in Anesthesia at Stanford University. He has published over 65 peer reviewed articles, 78 abstracts, and has been invited to present 18 presentations. Formerly, he was a clinical instructor of anesthesia and a staff physician at Stanford ...
Expert Witness: E-092781
This accomplished expert received his BA in Biology from the State University of New York at Buffalo and his DO at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesia at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, is board certified in Pediatrics, Anesthesiology, and Pediatric Anesthesiology, and is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. He is an active member in the International ...
Expert Witness: E-067309
This board certified expert earned a BS from the University of Maryland, summa cum laude, and MD from Temple University School of Medicine. Residency and fellowship training were completed at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School and Stanford University School of Medicine, respectively. He is actively involved in research and is responsible for training and mentoring medical student, residents, and fellows in his clinical practice. Currently, he is a ...
Expert Witness: E-059178
This expert completed his PhD in Neuropharmacology in the UK and completed postgraduate work at the Tennessee University Center for the Health Sciences. He is board certified in Pain Management, Psychopharmacology, Substance Abuse and Disability Analysts. He is currently an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science at a university in the southern US.
Expert Witness: E-059651
This expert joined National Spine & Pain Centers in 2011. He was born in New Jersey and grew up in North Carolina. He is a highly regarded interventional pain physician specializing in minimally invasive spine care. He has served on the physician faculty at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He has published numerous articles in medical literature and continues to perform research in pain management. Among his impressive professional ...
Expert Witness: E-055670
This expert earned his BS from West Chester University and his MD from Thomas Jefferson University. He went on to complete both an internship and his residency at top hospitals in New York, and his fellowship at the Tri-Institute Pain Management Fellowship, where he trained at New York Presbyterian, Weill Cornell Hospital, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. This expert is board certified in both anesthesiology and pain management. He has been the recipient of ...
Expert Witness: E-054890
This expert has been an ever present force in the rehabilitation community since the beginning of his career in PM&R. He entered a four-year integrated program at the Medical College of Virginia in 1985 and became involved from the early in his career in education and research. After completion of his four-year residency program, he completed a one-year fellowship in brain injury medicine. He remained in academia for several years and was involved with numerous grant ...

PAIN MANAGEMENT EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Poor Patient Monitoring Results In Fatal Prescription Drug Interaction PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

…  The woman fell down ten stairs and suffered chronic back pain as a result of the incident. Because the woman was unable to return to …  in neurology, psychiatry, and pain medicine for symptom management. Over the course of her treatment, the patient was maintained …

Architect Suffers Career-Ending Injuries in ATV Accident PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

…  architect developed chronic neck, shoulder, back and hip pain. Due to the unrelenting pain, he suffered from severe sleep disturbance, suicidal ideation, and ongoing …

Patient Suffers Cardiac Arrest During Pain Management Procedure PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

…  patient with a history of persistent back and shoulder pain who went in for a lumbar facet rhizotomy. The patient had previously …  secondary to airway obstruction. An expert in pain management was sought to review the records and opine on the standard of care …

Pain Medicine Expert Opines On Standard Of Care For Radiofrequency Ablation Treatment PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

…  radiofrequency ablation to address his refractory chronic pain. During the procedure, the patient suffered a bowel perforation from …  bowel function still has yet to be restored. An expert in pain medicine, familiar with radiofrequency ablation, was sought to review the …

Expert Discusses Ongoing Fibromyalgia Pain Following Accident PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

…  man in Wyoming who claimed to have experienced ongoing pain from fibromyalgia after suffering a slip and fall accident. On the date of …  man has claimed to suffer from symptoms of neck and arm pain. Numerous doctors were unable to diagnose him, until a physician …

Acupuncture Experts Discuss Lung Puncture Caused by Allegedly Negligent Treatment PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

…  young man in Nevada who sought acupuncture treatment for pain stemming from a lower back injury. During the acupuncture treatment, the …  needle punctured the man’s chest cavity. Despite intense pain and brief periods of unconsciousness, the practitioner did not seek …

Pain Management Expert Opines on Drug Induced Injuries PAIN MANAGEMENT Expert Case

Pain Management Expert Opines on Drug Induced Injuries

This pain medicine case involves a male patient in Oklahoma with a known history of being …  in question, the patient sought treatment for abdominal pain from the defendant doctor. During this initial visit the patient was prescribed pain medication. The patient presented back to the defendant with complaints of …