SKIN ONCOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-087425
This well-published and highly distinguished expert earned her BS and MS in Biology from Peking University in China. She then went on to complete her PhD in Genetics from Iowa State University. She pursued two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Biological Chemistry and Medicine from UC Irvine. This expert is active in her field as a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association of Cancer Research, the Society for Melanoma Research, the ...
Expert Witness: E-011922
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in Dermatology from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a fellowship on Skin Oncology from Boston University Medical Center. He is board certified in Dermatology and was awarded as Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. This expert has published over 25 peer-reviewed journal articles. He is the former Chief of Dermatology of New York ...

SKIN ONCOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Develops Fatal Infection Following Skin Graft SKIN ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Patient Develops Fatal Infection Following Skin Graft

…  became infected and the patient ultimately required a skin graft. Following the skin graft, the patient was instructed to follow up every 2 weeks for 2 months. …

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal SKIN ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal

…  to remove the mole. The patient required substantial skin removal. As a result of the defect caused by the Mohs procedure, the patient required a skin flap to fix the carcinoma …

Skin Cancer Patient Relapses After Delayed Treatment SKIN ONCOLOGY Expert Case

Skin Cancer Patient Relapses After Delayed Treatment

This case involves a 45-year-old female patient who had a biopsy done of a growth on her neck. The specimen was described as basal cell carcinoma but the patient’s mass was not surgically resected at the time of diagnosis. Two months later, the patient …

Dermatologist Fails To Diagnose Skin Cancer In Symptomatic Patient SKIN ONCOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 52-year-old woman who was treated annually by a dermatologist for lesions. Her dermatologist assessed the lesions on her neck as actinic, and she was treated with liquid nitrogen. Several months later, the lesion on the patient’s  …

Dermatologist Does Not Request Testing For Patient With Recurrent Cancer SKIN ONCOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged female patient that was diagnosed with recurrent basal cell cancer. After several years of treatment, the patient informed her dermatologist that her chest had become disfigured. The patient’s dermatologist noted that t …

Man Suffers Permanent Disfigurement from Botched Mohs Procedure SKIN ONCOLOGY Expert Case

…  procedure in order to remove a cancerous lesion from the skin of his face. The lesion was removed from underneath his left eye on the …  were steadily increased, until a substantial  section of skin was removed. The patient was left with a conspicuous deformity as a …