PODIATRY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-000593
This qualified expert has 30 years of experience as a podiatrist. He received a B.S. from Michigan State University and a D.P.M., from the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine. He also finished a Medical-Surgical Residency at Detroit Central Hospital and is board certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. A Fellow of the International College of Podiatric Laser Surgery, he has worked on the medical staff of various hospitals ...
Expert Witness: E-000500
This expert is board certified in surgery of the foot and ankle. He specializes in the foot and ankle with soft tissue up to the tibial tuberosity, and is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He has also assumed high ranking clinical positions in major healthcare centers in Texas.
Expert Witness: E-008407
This highly qualified Podiatrist is board certified in Foot Surgery. He completed two residencies in both medical and surgical Podiatry. he completed intensive training in in peripheral nerve surgery. He is member of several professional organizations including the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. This expert has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and is often invited to lecture as a guest speaker ...
Expert Witness: E-007597
This double board certified expert has been practicing for nearly 20 years. Fellowship trained in Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery as well as Peripheral Nerve Surgery, he has been awarded the honor of Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and is a Medical Consultant for the ATP Professional Men's Tennis Tour. He is extensively published and is Editor Emeritus of the international medical journal "Foot and Ankle Specialist", while he is currently a ...
Expert Witness: E-012860
This highly qualified expert is 4X board certified in Foot & Ankle Surgery, Podiatric Orthopedics, Podiatric Orthopedics & Primary Medicine, and Quality Assurance & Utilization Review. He completed his residency at a Harvard-affiliated Hospital and went on to be a Clinical Instructor in Surgery at Harvard Medical School. He is a Fellow with the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons and was formerly an oral examiner with both the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, ...

PODIATRY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Tight Post-Operative Bandages Cause Patient Gangrenous Toes PODIATRY Expert Case

Tight Post-Operative Bandages Cause Patient Gangrenous Toes

This case involves a 66-year-old male with a history of diabetes who underwent a metatarsophalangeal joint fusion, a dorsal flexor shortening wedge osteotomy, and hammertoes arthrodesis. The patient felt the bandages were too tight on his foot but kept th …

Podiatrist Fails To Diagnose Postoperative Bone Infection PODIATRY Expert Case

Podiatrist Fails To Diagnose Postoperative Bone Infection

This case involves a young professional athlete who developed a bony projection on his ankle. The treating podiatrist attempted to remove the projection through minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery. During the surgery, however, the treating podiatrist c …

Patient Contracts Fatal Infections After Foot Amputation PODIATRY Expert Case

…  gangrene and infection around the tissue of her nails. Podiatry obtained cultures which grew multi-drug-resistant bacteria. The …  to pneumonia shortly after the amputation. An expert in podiatry was sought to review the facts and discuss the standard of care in …

Doctor Severs Multiple Nerves and Tendons During Foot Surgery PODIATRY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who underwent a routine foot surgery, performed by a podiatrist. During the procedure, the podiatrist cut through the plantar nerve. He also completely lacerated a major tendon. These injuries went unrecognized during the  …

Man Dies From Pulmonary Embolism After Leg Surgery PODIATRY Expert Case

Man Dies From Pulmonary Embolism After Leg Surgery

This case takes place in Florida and involves an obese man who fractured his ankle, which was repaired through surgery performed by a podiatrist DPM physician. A few weeks after undergoing the operation, the patient presented to the podiatrist’s office for …

Botched Foot Surgery Causes Chronic Pain PODIATRY Expert Case

Botched Foot Surgery Causes Chronic Pain

This case takes place in Georgia and involves a male patient who presented to the hospital for surgery based upon the recommendation of his podiatrist for the removal of a large bunion on his right foot. He experienced significant problems following this i …

Suspicious Lesion Goes Untested by Family Doctor PODIATRY Expert Case

Suspicious Lesion Goes Untested by Family Doctor

This case takes place in Illinois and involves a female patient who presented to her family doctor with a lesion on her right shoulder. The physician visually inspected the patient’s shoulder, but provided no diagnosis, instructing the patient to “keep an …

Podiatrist Fails to Treat Fatal Infection PODIATRY Expert Case

Podiatrist Fails to Treat Fatal Infection

This case takes place in New York and involves a patient who suffered from a wound on his right foot which was first seen by podiatrist. The patient was HIV positive but had no other medical issues, and the podiatrist began treating the infection with a s …

Corrective Surgery Injures Ligaments in Patient’s Foot PODIATRY Expert Case

This case takes place in Alabama and involves a male patient with a past medical history of bunions, which failed to resolve following conservative treatments. As a result, the patient underwent an aggressive surgical procure to correct the issue, which in …

Misdiagnosis of Compartment Syndrome Leads to Foot Drop PODIATRY Expert Case

Misdiagnosis of Compartment Syndrome Leads to Foot Drop

This case takes place in Maine and involves a patient who presented to the Emergency Room with swelling below the knee. The patient was kept in the hospital overnight for screening and monitoring. The patient was discharged the following day. The patient’s …