RHEUMATOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-132279
This qualified expert earned his BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MD from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital and his fellowships in rheumatology and clinical immunology at Yale University School of Medicine. In addition to being board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology, this expert has extensive experience in clinical work, academia, and the ...
Expert Witness: E-140470
This highly qualified and certified rheumatologist has extensive experience having practiced for over 13 years. Earning his MD from University of Ioannina Medical School in Greece with summa cum laude honors, he went on to serve as a Research Scholar at Northwestern University College of Medicine. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Brown University’s Rhode Island Hospital while his Rheumatology Fellowship took place at the Hospital for Special Surgery ...
Expert Witness: E-029313
This extremely qualified expert is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology and has been practicing for 39+ years. He completed both his internship and residency trainings at Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center and his fellowship training in theumatology and immunology at the University of Pittsburgh. He is a past president of the Scleroderma Clinical Trials Consortium and a fellow at the American College of Physicians, the American College of ...
Expert Witness: E-004536
This highly qualified and double board certified Rheumatology and Allergy expert received his medical education at some the most highly regarded institutions in the country. He is a member of multiple professional organizations including the American College of Rheumatology. He is a former instructor of Medicine at New York University. He is currently Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at a major medical university. He has been in clinical practice for over 40 ...

RHEUMATOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Rheumatology Expert Opines on Methotrexate Toxicity RHEUMATOLOGY Expert Case

Rheumatology Expert Opines on Methotrexate Toxicity

…  case involves an elderly male patient who presented to a rheumatology clinic for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. The patient was …  increased. Despite the ongoing monthly follow-ups at the rheumatology clinic, no lab testing was performed. Eventually, the patient was …

Radiofrequency Ablation Patient Suffers Cerebral Hypoxia RHEUMATOLOGY Expert Case

Radiofrequency Ablation Patient Suffers Cerebral Hypoxia

This case involves a middle aged man who underwent radiofrequency ablation to treat arthritis pain. During the procedure, the patient was reported to have an abnormally declining heart rate and within minutes coded. Surgeons stopped the procedure and attem …

Oncology Expert Opines on Delayed Diagnosis of Bone Cancer RHEUMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle aged female who began experiencing abdominal pain and presented to the emergency room in West Virginia. Labs were drawn and revealed moderately elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate, low hemoglobin and hematocrit, and she was  …

Doctors Fail to Detect Spinal Fracture RHEUMATOLOGY Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Detect Spinal Fracture

This case takes place in California and involves a female with a past medical history of Ankylosing Spondylitis. Her condition was stable and she’d been managed effectively for about one year under the care of a rheumatologist. The patient suffered an inju …

Rheumatology Expert Witness Discusses Bladder Cancer Diagnosis RHEUMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a forty-five-year-old male who presented to his family physician with complaints of bleeding during urination, coughing, frequent nose bleeds, and joint pain. Additionally, he was found to have a nose deformity which was due to a perfora …

Rheumatology Expert Witness Comments on Prednisone Treatment RHEUMATOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a thirty-four-year-old female who experienced joint stiffness, skin nodules, weight loss, and fever. An x-ray of her hands revealed significant joint deformity and bone erosion. Laboratory work revealed that she had elevated levels of rh …