ROBOTIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-174413
This board-certified expert has extensive clinical and research experience in Urology, Urologic Oncology and da Vinci Robotic Surgery. He currently practices in Macon, GA (pop. 92,000). He received his MD from the Medical University of South Carolina following a BS from Brown University. He completed an Internship in General Surgery and a Residency in Urology at the Medical College of Virginia, where he was Chief Resident. The expert is a member of several professional ...
Expert Witness: E-087999
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine and his PhD from the University of Bonn. After completing his residency at the University of Texas Health Center this expert went on to complete a prestigious fellowship in MIS/Bariatric at Carolinas Medical Center. He is also active in his field as a member of numerous medical societies including the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic ...
Expert Witness: E-074309
This highly qualified expert is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He received his MD from Texas Tech School of Medicine. His post-doctoral education continued at the University of Florida at Jacksonville where he developed a passion for Minimally Invasive Surgery. Following residency he entered private practice in Palm Coast, Florida where his interests expanded to include robotic surgery until his return ...
Expert Witness: E-022306
This highly qualified board certified expert earned his BS from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and MD from Harvard Medical School. Residency and fellowship training weer completed at Massachusetts General Hospital and the National Institute of Health/ National Cancer Institute, respectively. He is actively involved in research and education; he is a reviewer for several medical and urologic journals and has authored over 120 original peer reviewed articles and ...
Expert Witness: E-007306
This expert is Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Surgery at a major medical university. He has numerous peer reviewed publications, articles and textbook chapters, and published abstracts. He has given many academic presentations and has won several honors and awards including the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow's Honorary Fellow, Who's Who in the UK, and the Sir Peter Freyer Medal. He is the founding ...
Expert Witness: E-009467
This highly qualified and board certified urologist received his BS at Pennsylvania State University and his MD at Temple University School of Medicine. He completed internship in General Surgery, residency training in Urology, and fellowship training in Minimally Invasive Urologic Robotic Oncology at the Henry Ford Hospital. This expert has performed over 50 types of robotic procedures in some of the most complex minimally invasive procedures. He has pioneered ...
Expert Witness: E-008574
This expert is a board certified colorectal surgeon with a BS from the University of Michigan and an MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He has received several awards in his field such as the Hassan Nama Chief Resident Teaching Award and Alpha Omega Alpha Resident Teaching Award. He is a member of American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery, American College of Surgeons, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, New York Surgical Society and New York Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-122824
This highly qualified expert is Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, by courtesy, and Director of Minimally Invasive NeuroSpine Surgery at a prestigious hospital in CA. He is focused on advancing minimally invasive surgical techniques for diseases of the spine and cares for patients with a wide range of spinal disorders. He graduated from the Johns Hopkins University Biomedical Engineering program with a focus on spinal cord ...

ROBOTIC SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Gynecologic Surgeon Perforates Patient’s Bowel During Hysterectomy ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  and a gastric bypass. She was taken for a laparoscopic robotic hysterectomy due to pelvic organ prolapse and postmenopausal bleeding. …  sustained injuries to her small bowel mesentery during the surgery. The patient required an emergent hemicolectomy and was hospitalized …

Patient Suffers From Severed Ureter Due to Allegedly Defective Robotic Surgery System ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  middle-aged female patient in Connecticut who underwent a robotic-assisted hysterectomy in order to treat uterine fibroids. During the …  with urology was obtained the patient was sent back to surgery for emergency repair of her ureter, however the patient continues to …

Man Suffers Bowel Perforation, Sepsis After Robotic-Assisted Surgery ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  New Mexico who suffered complications after undergoing a robotic-assisted prostatectomy in order to treat early-stage prostate cancer. The surgery was performed with the assistance of a da Vinci robotic surgical …

Gynecologist Causes Bowel Perforation During Laparoscopic Surgery ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

…  female patient who presented to a local hospital for surgery due to complaints of abdominal pain. The patient underwent a diagnostic …  and the patient was discharged on the same day of surgery. Several days later, the patient was readmitted to the hospital for …

Robotic Surgery System Causes Substantial Injuries ROBOTIC SURGERY Expert Case

Robotic Surgery System Causes Substantial Injuries

This case takes place in North Carolina and involves a middle-aged female patient who underwent a complete hysterectomy using the da Vinci Surgical System surgical technology. During the procedure a cut was made in the patient’s intestines that went unnoti …