RADIATION ONCOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-317844
This qualified expert is a board-certified radiation oncologist who received his AB in political theory from Princeton University before earning his MD from the University of Florida. He subsequently completed an internship and radiation oncology residency at the Mayo Clinic, where he spent a year as chief resident. During his residency, he also served as a visiting resident in the pediatric proton therapy program at the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute, ...
Expert Witness: E-224197
This radiation oncologist has over 20 years of professional experience. He earned his BA and MA in American Studies from Yale University and then went on to complete his MD at Yale Medical School. This expert finished his internship in general surgery at Naval Medical Center and his residency in radiation oncology at the National Cancer Institute. He is a member of various professional societies and organizations, including the American Brachytherapy Society and The ...
Expert Witness: E-257491
This highly qualified radiation oncology and medical physics expert has extensive experience in his field. He received his BS in nuclear engineering, his MS in medical physics and his PhD in Medical Physics all from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He holds board certifications in both medical physics and general radiology and radiologic physics. He has published over 30 journal articles and given over 100 peer-reviewed presentations related to topics in his ...
Expert Witness: E-279448
This qualified expert earned her BA in sociology with a concentration in health and medicine from the University of Pennsylvania and her MD from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in radiation oncology at the University of Pennsylvania and is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology. She is active both clinically and academically with numerous published articles and membership with the American Society for ...
Expert Witness: E-048551
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at the Washington University-Barnes Jewish Hospital and went on to complete a fellowship at the prestigious Paul Scherrer Institute-Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Center for Proton Therapy. He is an expert in the use of proton beam therapy. This expert is a member of prestigious societies such as the American College ...
Expert Witness: E-007538
This board-certified expert has over 10 years of experience as a radiation oncologist. A recipient of the American College of Radiology Distinguished Service Award, he has published and presented on brachytherapy and oncology in addition to contributing to grant-supported research projects. He currently serves as Assistant Professor and Clinical Medical Director in the Department of Radiation Oncology at a major university medical center.
Expert Witness: E-008870
This highly qualified, board certified Professor of Radiation Oncology received his medical degree from the University of Virginia. He subsequently completed a Residency in Radiation Oncology and Fellowship training in Clinical Oncology. He is a member of numerous professional societies including the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. This expert has recieved many awards throughout his career including the Ulrich Henschke Award. This expert has ...
Expert Witness: E-006778
This expert is trained and board certified in radiation oncology. Currently a professor at a major medical center, he continues to treat patients and conduct research projects. He also serves as a reviewer for the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer and the Journal of Clinical Oncology. His clinical interests include pediatric cancers, breast cancer and sarcoma.

RADIATION ONCOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Skin Cancer Patient Relapses After Delayed Treatment RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Skin Cancer Patient Relapses After Delayed Treatment

…  the tumor, the patient did not respond positively to her radiation or chemotherapy treatment. She eventually relapsed and succumbed to her cancer. A radiation oncologist was sought to review the records and determine whether the …

Excessive Radiation Treatment Causes Severe Burn Injury RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Excessive Radiation Treatment Causes Severe Burn Injury

…  a breast cancer patient who suffered severe burns after radiation treatment. The treating oncologist told the patient to keep an eye …  was informed that if she presented with skin rashes, radiation therapy would be paused to allow time for the skin to recover and to …  as a result of the treatment. An expert in radiation oncology was sought to discuss protocol for preventing radiation …

Doctors Fail to Follow Up With Patient Regarding Troubling Mammogram Results RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a female with a family history of cancer. During a self-examination, the patient noted a mass. She saw her OB/GYN, who also palpated the mass. The OB/GYN sent the patient for a diagnostic mammogram. The imaging results revealed a lesion  …

Urology Experts Discuss Injuries From Improper Placement of Brachytherapy RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man who was diagnosed with prostate cancer and elected to undergo treatment via brachytherapy in West Virginia. During the procedure, the doctor failed to correctly place the radioactive seeds into the patient’s prostate,  …

Medical Professional Alleges Wrongful Termination RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Medical Professional Alleges Wrongful Termination

…  hospital adopted a new method for providing external beam radiation therapy to patients. However, the plaintiff advocated for a …  system that would apparently reduce incidents of over radiation of patients. The plaintiff repeatedly advocated for a revision to the …

Doctor Mistakes Cancer for Benign Growth RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Doctor Mistakes Cancer for Benign Growth

…  to be a malignant tumor. She underwent external beam radiation therapy and radical surgery, which eventually resulted in the removal …

Cancer Patient Dies from Dilaudid Overdose RADIATION ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Cancer Patient Dies from Dilaudid Overdose

…  with cancer of the tonsils. The patient required extensive radiation treatment and was cured of cancer. The patient experienced a great deal of pain as a result of the radiation treatments. The patient’s radiation oncologist prescribed liquid …