PSYCHIATRIST EXPERT WITNESSES

PSYCHIATRIST EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Psychiatry Expert Witness Opines on Suicide Prevention Protocol PSYCHIATRIST Expert Case

This case involves a male veteran who was undergoing extensive psychological treatment at an in-patient mental hospital. During the course of his treatment, the man revealed to his doctors that he was struggling with suicidal thoughts, as well as symptoms  …

Psychiatric Patient Commits Crime After Being Discharged from Hospital PSYCHIATRIST Expert Case

…  treatment. According to the medical records, the treating psychiatrist knew that the patient had a recent medical history of both …  of paranoia, psychosis, and depression. Nevertheless, the psychiatrist still discharged the patient shortly after he was admitted. A few …

Psychiatry Expert Witness Reviews Bipolar Diagnosis PSYCHIATRIST Expert Case

Psychiatry Expert Witness Reviews Bipolar Diagnosis

…  initiated treatment with defendant psychiatrist at age 40, though she had been medicated for depression and other …  diagnosis of bipolar disorder. Plaintiff alleges the psychiatrist breached the standard of care in his treatment of …

Child suffers extreme damage to penis during circumcision PSYCHIATRIST Expert Case

This case involves a newborn male infant who was the result of a healthy pregnancy and an uncomplicated vaginal delivery. The patient was born full-term and weighed 8 pounds 2 ounces. Physical examination and testing in the neonatal period did not reveal a …

Psychiatry Expert Witness Discusses Birth Defect Risks of Lithium PSYCHIATRIST Expert Case

…  For three years, the woman had been under the care of a psychiatrist for her bipolar disorder. The woman’s psychiatric condition was …  with the pregnancy. The woman was referred to another psychiatrist who prescribed her a different mood stabilizer for her bipolar …