SKIN EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-078377
This expert, triple-board certified in Pediatric Dermatology, Dermatology and Pediatrics, earned her MD from the University of Pittsburgh and completed her Pediatric residency at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, where she served as pediatric chief resident. She also completed a Dermatology residency, Dermatology chief residency and Pediatric Dermatology fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. She is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, ...
Expert Witness: E-066827
This board certified dermatologist earned a BA at the University of Pennsylvania and his MD from Cornell University Medical College. His residency training in Dermatology was completed at Hahnemann University Hospital, where he later served as a Clinical Assistant Professor. Currently, he leads a highly successful private practice in NJ.
Expert Witness: E-052348
This highly qualified expert is board certified in Dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology. He completed his MD from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and went on to complete a residency in Dermatology from the same institute. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at a Top Midwest University affiliated School of Medicine and an Attending Dermatologist at a Top Midwest University affiliated Medical Center. Along with his clinical ...
Expert Witness: E-028773
This highly qualified expert is board certified in dermatology and has years of experience in the field. He completed his internship, residency and fellowship trainings focusing on dermatology, dermatologic oncology and mohs micrographic surgery at Columbia University. He is a member of various professional associations and a fellow at the American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He has ...
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 ...
Expert Witness: E-292627
This highly qualified massage therapist has extensive experience in her field. She completed her massage certification and training from the Carolina School of Massage Therapy. She is a certified spa consultant as well as a licensed massage and bodywork practitioner in the state of North Carolina. She is a member of various professional organizations, including the Message Therapy Journal Advisory Board and the American Massage Therapy Association. Formerly, she has ...
Expert Witness: E-119553
This highly qualified, board certified dermatologist has extensive experience in his field. He completed his BS in psychology and his MD from McGill University. After completing his general medical internship at Royal Victoria Hospital, this expert went on to complete two residencies in internal medicine and dermatology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He is a member of various professional organizations and societies, including the American Society of ...
Expert Witness: E-225751
This qualified expert witness obtained her associate’s in applied sciences degree in nursing from the Community College of Philidelphia University and is licensed as a registered nurse in both Arizona and Ohio. Formerly, she was the director of nursing of the Occupational Medicine Center of Muskingum County. Currently, she operates her own private practice as a legal nurse consultant and life care planner.
Expert Witness: E-166117
This expert is a licensed Architect, planner, and educator, who focuses on issues in Sustainability and Professional Practice across a range of building types. His 25 years of architectural experience has encompassed a wide range of building types both large and small, in varied locations around the country. Over his career, he has worked closely with acclaimed architects on complex projects to help their design goals overcome the challenges of contemporary ...
Expert Witness: E-052433
This well-credentialed expert earned his B.S. in Pharmacy from Columbia University, an M.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Iowa, and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the University of Iowa. He has extensive experience in cosmetics development, including positions at Johnson & Johnson, Avon Products, and DeLaire Inc. From 1993 until 2001, the expert was the Senior Director of Research and Development for Gryphon Development / Bath & Body Works Inc. / Victoria ...
Expert Witness: E-059655
This highly qualified expert holds a Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Loma Linda University and her DNP from University of Colorado. She has extensive experience as a family nurse practitioner and has worked in a wide range of settings including urgent care facilities as well as primary care practices. This expert has published over 15 journal articles and lectured extensively on family care and dermatology. She specializes in non-surgical cosmetic dermatology ...

SKIN EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Develops Fatal Infection Following Skin Graft SKIN 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. …

Athlete Develops Sepsis From Poorly Treated Skin Infection SKIN Expert Case

The case involves a 17-year-old male swimmer in otherwise good health who presented to a dermatologist with a boil in his left groin area. The patient was given a cortisone shot and sent home. Several days later, the patient presented with a soft tissue  …

Laser Hair Removal Leaves Patient Permanently Scarred SKIN Expert Case

Laser Hair Removal Leaves Patient Permanently Scarred

This case involves a female patient who was undergoing laser hair removal on her cheek. After beginning her first treatment, the patient got married and moved to another county. She continued laser hair removal treatment at the defendant facility in her ne …

Patient Develops Bacterial Infection From Untreated Bedsore SKIN Expert Case

Patient Develops Bacterial Infection From Untreated Bedsore

This case involves an elderly female patient who was admitted to the hospital after losing consciousness. She was diagnosed with pneumonia, taken to the ICU, and intubated. For the remainder of her time at the hospital, she was given breathing assistan …

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal SKIN 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 …

Dermatologist Fails To Diagnose Skin Cancer In Symptomatic Patient SKIN 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  …

Mole Removal Causes Pediatric Patient To Suffer Facial Necrosis SKIN Expert Case

…  on his nose and had spacers surgically placed to add extra skin. At age 5, the boy’s parents chose to have the mark removed with the understanding that the skin was approximated to cover the defect. The boy had a number of …