PROSTHETICS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-171081
This expert attended Auburn University to complete his BS in Rehabilitation Services, his MS in Rehabilitation Counseling, and his PhD in Rehabilitation Services. He is a ABC certified Prosthetist and Orthotist, and a certified Rehabilitation Counselor. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, past board member Commission on Rehabilitation Education, and the National Council on Rehabilitation Education. At Alabama State University, this ...
Expert Witness: E-170457
This highly qualified expert has nearly a decade of experience in the field of Prosthetics. This expert received a BS in Computer Science from Texas Tech University and, after serving in the US Navy, this expert became a Certified Prosthetist at the California State University Dominguez Hills. He completed a residency at New England Orthotics and Prosthetics Systems and then went on to work as a Prosthetist at Gulf Prosthetics. This expert then worked as a Licensed ...
Expert Witness: E-063727
This expert received his MSc and PhD in Biomechanics from the University of Waterloo (Canada), and followed up with a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Mobility at Toronto Rehab Institute/Sunnybrook Hospital/University of Toronto. He has over 25 years of experience in biomechanics and kinesiology of human movement. His clinical and research work has included orthotics & prosthetics, footwear, back injury, and neurological disorders (cerebral palsy, myelomeningocele, stroke, ...
Expert Witness: E-036130
This expert is a world renowned Biomedical Engineer specializing in prosthetics. He received a BA in mathematics and a BAI in microelectronics and electrical engineering from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, in 1983. After working as a control engineer in England, he moved to the USA and obtained his MS and PhD degrees in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. He has extensive experience working with lower and upper limb prosthetics ...
Expert Witness: E-000552
This expert is a general dental practitioner with over 40 years of experience in all phases of dentistry including general care, prosthetics, cosmetics, root canals, oral disease therapy, and surgery. He is also a member of such prestigious dental societies as the American Dental Association, the Pennsylvania Dental Association, and is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology, and a fellow of the Academy of Facial Esthetics. He is currently in private ...

PROSTHETICS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Biomedical Engineers Opine On Design Of Allegedly Defective Prosthetic PROSTHETICS Expert Case

This case involves the alleged failure of a knee implant in a 63-year-old male patient. The original surgery was successfully completed but the patient experienced excruciating pain and swelling complications for over a year. After 19 months, the prost …

Patient Suffers Deep Tissue Infection Following Routine Cardiac Procedure PROSTHETICS Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged woman in Nebraska with an artificial right hip that had been installed one year before the events of the incident in question. The woman first presented to the hospital with complaints of chest pain and shortness of breath, …

Bus Safety Expert Comments on Fall Caused by Defective Safety Stair PROSTHETICS Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man with a history of knee problems. Prior to the events of this case, the man had undergone a total knee replacement, as well as a subsequent revision surgery. The man frequently rode a certain bus in order to visit his child …

Cardiothoracic Surgery Experts Discuss Botched Aortic Valve Replacement PROSTHETICS Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who died shortly after undergoing a procedure to implant a prosthetic aortic valve. The patient in question had a past medical history significant for coronary artery disease as well as a general narrowing of the aorta. In …

Material Science Expert Witness Opines on Faulty Knee Implant PROSTHETICS Expert Case

This case involves a patient who suffered a serious orthopedic incident following a failure of a prosthetic knee system. The Plaintiff had the prosthetic knee for several months before it failed. The particular knee replacement system was a modular design …

Knee Implant Fails Due to Production Defect PROSTHETICS Expert Case

Knee Implant Fails Due to Production Defect

This case takes place in Iowa and involves a patient who suffered a serious orthopedic incident following a failure of an artificial knee system. The plaintiff had the prosthetic knee for several months before it failed. The particular knee replacement sy …

Orthopedic surgery expert witness advises on total hip replacement infections PROSTHETICS Expert Case

An orthopedic surgery expert witness advises on a total hip replacement patient who suffered repeated infections and additional surgeries. The plaintiff was scheduled for a hip replacement. During the procedure, the surgeon removed an abscess. The doctor d …