PEDIATRICS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-366408
This highly qualified neonatologist has extensive experience in his field. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics with sub-certifications in neonatal and perinatal medicine. He received his BA in chemistry from Indiana University Bloomington, his MD from University of Louisville School of Medicine and his MA in bioethics from Medical College Wisconsin. After completing his residency in pediatrics at Carolinas Medical Center, this expert went on to ...
Expert Witness: E-182391
This board-certified expert has worked as a pediatrician for over 15 years and earned his MD from LaUniversidad De Montemorelos. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. He remains active in the pediatric field as a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Previously, he has worked as a pediatrician at Arizona Pediatrics and Happy Kids Pediatrics. Currently, he is a pediatrician and president at an AZ private pediatrics ...
Expert Witness: E-180358
This board certified expert has over 25 years of experience in the field of developmental-behavioral pediatrics. He earned his MA and his MD at the University of Cambridge in England. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Duke University, and a fellowship in behavioral and developmental pediatrics at the University of North Carolina. He has been published and lectured extensively, and has participated in the writing of a number of policy statements for the American ...
Expert Witness: E-341650
This highly qualified pediatric care expert earned his BA in molecular and cell biology from University of California at Berkeley and his MD from University of California at Los Angeles. He also received his masters of science in clinical epidemiology from University of Pennsylvania. He then went on to complete a residency in pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles and a fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. This ...
Expert Witness: E-270307
This highly qualified expert is a board-certified pediatrician with over 10 years of experience in general pediatrics, including both outpatient and inpatient services. She received her BS in integrated life sciences from Kent State University and her MD from Northeast Ohio Medical University. She then completed her residency in pediatrics at Michigan State University. This expert is active in the field of pediatrics as a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and ...
Expert Witness: E-071389
This expert is board certified in pediatrics and child abuse pediatrics, and certified as a life care planner. She is a full Professor of Pediatrics at a Medical School in New York. She has significant experience as a clinical and medical expert consultant and witness for causation in the field of sexual abuse, physical abuse, child neglect, child fatalities, and child product liability and safety, and for damages assessments as a life care planner. She has conducted ...
Expert Witness: E-159889
This highly qualified expert earned her BA at the University of California, Los Angeles, and her MA in Psychology at the University of Michigan. She went on to complete a PhD in Clinical Psychology, as well as an internship in Counseling and Psychological Services at the University of Michigan. She went on to complete a fellowship in Health Psychology at the Children's Hospital of Orange County. She is a licensed Psychologist, and board certified in Pediatric ...
Expert Witness: E-127494
This board-certified expert earned her MD from the University of Texas Southwestern, and completed a Residency in Pediatrics and a Fellowship in Neonatology from the University of Utah. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Perinatal Research Society, the Society for Reproductive Investigation and the Western Society for Pediatric Research. Formerly, this expert was a Visiting Instructor of Neonatology at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, and ...
Expert Witness: E-047472
This board certified expert earned his BA from the University of Virginia and MD from Wright State University School of Medicine. Residency and fellowship training were completed at Indiana School of Medicine and Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health respectively. He is a member Alpha Omega Alpha (honor society) and multiple medical societies. The expert has more than 5 original peer reviewed articles on major issues in pediatrics. Currently, he ...
Expert Witness: E-154770
This experienced expert earned her MD from McMaster University, and completed a residency in pediatrics from the same institution. She is currently a member of the Ontario Medical Association, and is a recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award from the Professional Association of Interns and Residents in Ontario, as well as the Garrett Distinction Award through the Hamilton Health Sciences Center. She formerly worked as a consultant pediatrician at Owen Sound Family ...
Expert Witness: E-099086
This expert gained her MD at St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical Academy and completed her internship in pediatrics and residency in pediatric neurology at St. Petersburg Pediatric Clinic #33 and St. Petersburg Academy of Postgraduate Education. She completed additional residencies in pediatrics and general and child neurology at SUNY Brooklyn and a fellowship in neurophysiology at Loyola University Medical Center. She is board certified in neurology with a special ...
Expert Witness: E-089488
This expert on Clinical Genetics obtained his BS in Psychology from Brooklyn College, Pre-med certificate from Hofstra University, and MD from the Ross University School of Medicine. She completed her Residency in Pediatrics at the Winthrop University Hospital and her Fellowship in Genetics and Genomic Sciences at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics and Clinical Genetics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the ...

PEDIATRICS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Infant Develops Blood Clotting Disorder Following Circumcision PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves a male infant with no family history of hemophilia whose parents elected to have him circumcised. Following the circumcision, the infant continued to bleed from his circumcision and heel stick sites. The infant’s parents brought this to  …

Newborn Dies From Sepsis Secondary To Undiagnosed Infection PEDIATRICS Expert Case

Newborn Dies From Sepsis Secondary To Undiagnosed Infection

This case involves a male newborn delivered via C-section. The mom had been seen in the emergency room for fever with a temperature of 103. After the baby was born, labs and cultures were drawn due to the suspicion of chorioamnionitis. A placental sample t …

Infant Suffers Optic Nerve Damage From Delayed Glaucoma Diagnosis PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves a 6-month-old baby who developed uneven pupils. The baby was taken to the emergency room and was noted to have a less reactive left eye as well as mild left ptosis. A fundus exam revealed that the right eye had a sharp disc margin. The  …

Child Suffers Seizures After Physicians Fail To Diagnose Encephalitis PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves a 9-year-old male patient who presented to the emergency room with reports of ongoing fever. His temperature on admission was 103 degrees. An acetaminophen protocol was administered several hours after admission, at which point the child …

Delayed Meningitis Diagnosis Causes Developmental Complications For Infant PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves an 18-month-old child who was presented to her regular pediatrician with fever and vomiting. The pediatrician advised it was a viral infection and that the parents should let the infection run its course. After several days, the child’s  …

Emergency Department Prematurely Discharges Child With Severe Pneumonia PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves a minimally verbal 12-year-old female who presented to the same hospital system pediatric emergency room multiple times over a 3 month period. She was first diagnosed with pneumonia, given a 10-day course of amoxicillin and discharge …

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury PEDIATRICS Expert Case

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury

This case involves an 8-year-old female who initially presented to her pediatrician after injuring her knee on the school playground. The patient experienced persistent pain and intermittent fevers following the injury, and she was sent for imaging and blo …

Mole Removal Causes Pediatric Patient To Suffer Facial Necrosis PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves a boy born with a mole on his nose and had spacers surgically placed to add extra skin. At age 5, the boy’s parents chose to have the mark removed with the understanding that the skin was approximated to cover the defect. The boy had a n …

Nephrologist Elects Not To Medicate Athlete With Severe Potassium Deficiency PEDIATRICS Expert Case

This case involves an otherwise healthy 16-year-old crew team athlete who experienced persistent inexplicable muscle spasms and was hospitalized. While hospitalized, the patient was discovered to have very low potassium levels and abnormal EKGs. He was ref …