POST ANESTHESIA CARE EXPERT WITNESSES

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-127186
This highly qualified expert has a wealth of experience as a CRNA, having earned his BSN and MSN from Rush University. He is a member of several Anesthetist and Pain Management Associations. Currently, he is the President of an independent CRNA contracting service, located in Illinois. He provides services to patients of all age groups in both the ambulatory and hospital settings. He is experienced in all forms of anesthesia delivery with specialty skills in regional ...
Expert Witness: E-185787
This highly qualified expert has nearly 10 years of experience in anesthesiology. He received his MD from Indiana University and completed his residency in Anesthesiology at the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is board certified in anesthesiology and is a licensed physician in Indiana. This expert has published 5 peer-reviewed journal articles and is a member of a number of organizations including the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Indiana ...
Expert Witness: E-168098
This qualified expert earned her BSN from New York University and her MA in Nursing Education from the Columbia University Teachers College. She is currently in a doctoral program in Adelphi University. She is active in her field as a member of several professional organizations such as the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, the American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses, and the American Arab Nurses Assocation. Formerly, this expert has served as a ...
Expert Witness: E-091985
This highly qualified expert is currently located in South Carolina. He holds a bachelor's in biomedical education from the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education and then went on to receive his MD from SUNY- Downstate in New York. He began his medical training as an intern at Richmond University Medical Center, in the internal medicine department. This expert did his anesthesiology residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn and then began his fellowship in ...
Expert Witness: E-037585
This expert has been practicing anesthesiology at a 600 bed hospital in Southern California for nearly a quarter century. A graduate of UC Riverside, he attended medical school at Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Illinois and thereafter completed residencies in General Surgery and Anesthesiology at Loma Linda University Medical Center. A diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and an active member of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain ...
Expert Witness: E-057152
This qualified expert in Post GI Anesthesia Recovery Nursing obtained her AS in Medical Secretarial Science from Nassau Community College and her BSN in Nursing cum laude from SUNY Buffalo. She is a certified GI Nurse, a member of the Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society, and trained in Interventional GI procedures alongside some of the top physicians in the country. She is currently a Clinical GI Nurse at a Top Tier and Major Medical Center where she works in all areas ...
Expert Witness: E-090895
This expert is a certified Medical-Surgical Nurse. She received her Associate's in Registered Nursing from Erie Community College and Bachelor's in Nursing from the University of Buffalo. She is a member of several reputable nursing societies including the Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses, the Association of Peri-Anesthesia Nurses, and the Western New York Professional Nurses Association. She formerly worked as a Charge Nurse on a Medical Surgical floor and is ...
Expert Witness: E-051281
This highly qualified, board certified, well published expert earned her Bachelor's from Miami University and her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. This was followed by a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda and the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington. This expert then completed two fellowships, one in Postodoctoral health services research and the other in maternal fetal medicine at ...
Expert Witness: E-001226
This extremely qualified expert with licensed nursing home administrator with years of experience in the field. She received both her B.Ed. and M.Ed. degrees from the University of Toledo and completed her post-graduate training in healthcare and business administration at the University of North Carolina, the University of Toledo and Ashland University. She had fellow status at the American College of Healthcare Administrators and a member of several other professional ...

POST ANESTHESIA CARE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Failure To Monitor High-Risk Patient Leads To Cardiac Arrest POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  were not addressed in the orthopedic surgeon’s pre- or post-operative treatment plan. After the surgery, the patient received …  by mouth over the course of 12 hours. On the first postoperative day, the patient required oxygen via nasal cannula to maintain …

Patient With Systemic Complications Dies After Being Cleared For Surgery POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  pain. The patient’s medical clearance from his primary care physician apparently did not have risk stratification. In the hospital, …  He was found to be severely acidotic and dehydrated post-operatively and was unable to be weaned from the ventilator. The patient …

Nurse Anesthetist Clears Unstable Asthmatic Patient For Surgery POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  lung collapse. The patient underwent general endotracheal anesthesia with a thoracic epidural. During the procedure, the patient lost the …  his comorbidities into consideration when clearing him for anesthesia during the …

Anesthesiology Expert Opines on Fatal Outcome Following General Anesthesia POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  for a routine surgery that required they be given general anesthesia. The procedure was not expected to last long, so the …  administered the patient a dose of short-acting anesthesia. The doctors were subsequently unable to intubate the patient. The …

Patient is Killed From Depressed Respiratory Function Following Surgery POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  On the morning of the surgery the patient underwent a pre-anesthesia assessment. The anticipated anesthetic plan was listed as general. …  intensive care unit as ordered the patient was left in the postanesthesia care unit waiting area. He was later seen by the defendant who …