SLEEP MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-262010
This highly qualified expert is triple-boarded in neurology, sleep medicine, and clinical neurophysiology. He graduated magna cum laude from UCLA, then received his MD with Latin honors from the State University of New York. He went on to complete his neurology residency at NYU where he served as chief resident, and received the Resident Teacher of the Year award. He also completed fellowships in clinical neurophysiology at UCLA Medical Center, and sleep medicine at ...
Expert Witness: E-052765
The impact of her work is acknowledged through NIH and CDC funding to test sleep assessment and interventions, engagement in national work to establish and disseminate practice guidelines, influential publications, and national presentations. She assumes participation on interprofesisonal committees for the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Sleep Research Society, and Society for Behavioral Sleep Medicine that promote evidence-based and best practices for sleep. Her ...
Expert Witness: E-029543
This highly qualified expert is board certified in internal and pulmonary medicine and has been practicing for 39+ years. He completed his internship and residency training in internal medicine at Brookdale Hospital and his fellowship training in pulmonary medicine at both Queens Hospital Center and Brookdale Hospital. He is a fellow at the American College of Chest Physicians, the former president of the International Lung Sounds Association and a member of various ...
Expert Witness: E-011482
This highly qualified and double board certified pulmonologist has advanced training in pulmonary and critical care. Currently, he is a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow at the University of Illinois and is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Internal Medicine. He completed residency training in internal medicine at George Washington University, a fellowship training in pediatric sleep medicine and neuroscience, and a fellowship training in infectious diseases at ...
Expert Witness: E-008934
This Board Certified Critical Care physician has been practicing medicine for over 15 years, receiving his Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine from the University of Michigan Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians and the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and has over 20 publications in the field of Critical Care. He is the former Associate Chair of Internal Medicine at Wayne State University and the former Associate ...
Expert Witness: E-008469
This qualified and board certified expert specializes in Clinical Neurophysiology, Sleep Medicine, and Neurology. He holds a M.D. from the University of Panama Medical School and finished fellowships in EEG/Epilepsy and Sleep Medicine at the Mayo clinic in Rochester. Elected as a Fellow to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, he is also a member of several professional organizations. He has published several articles on neurology and sleep medicine in peer reviewed ...
Expert Witness: E-016348
This qualified expert received her BS in Biology from Seton Hall University, her MD from Hahnemann University School of Medicine, and her MPH in Epidemiology and Environmental Health from Johns Hopkins University. She is licensed in Ohio and Florida, and is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal fetal medicine. She is an active member in multiple organizations, including the Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. ...
Expert Witness: E-063321
This multiple board certified forensic psychiatrist has extensive experience working with individuals of all ages, predominantly specializing in Addictions, PTSD and Sleep Medicine. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and has held top teaching and clinical positions at Virginia Commonwealth School of Medicine. Currently, he is the President of a psychiatric private practice association in Virginia, and a Professor of Psychiatry and ...
Expert Witness: E-026014
This highly qualified, board certified, extremely well published expert earned her Bachelor's and medical degree from the Shanghai Medical University, which were followed by a PhD from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. This expert went on to complete her internship in Pediatrics at the State University of New York at Syracuse and her residency in Pediatric Neurology at Johns Hopkins University. This expert then completed her formal medical education ...

SLEEP MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Fall Down Stairs Following Polysomnography SLEEP MEDICINE Expert Case

Patient Suffers Fall Down Stairs Following Polysomnography

…  who was to undergo polysomnography under the suspicion of sleep apnea. He went for an evaluation by a nurse practitioner and was …  sustained a severe head injury. It was revealed that the sleep study center has previously made accommodations for patients like this so …

Urogynecologist’s Vaginal Rejuvenation Surgery Worsens Sexual Problems SLEEP MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a female patient who had surgery to remove a vaginal polyp five years ago. After the patient had spoken to a sex therapist about her discomfort, she was told that the issue may be medical and contacted her Ob/Gyn.  The consequent surger …

Heart Attack Missed in Emergency Room Due to Psychiatric Profiling SLEEP MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a fifty-year-old patient who complained of sweating, vomiting, and arm pain, along with the other classic signs of heart attack, which prompted her to call 911. The patient claimed that the EHS staff was disdainful of her when they arriv …

PCA Pump Causes Brain Death in Postsurgical Patient SLEEP MEDICINE Expert Case

PCA Pump Causes Brain Death in Postsurgical Patient

…  replacement surgery. The patient had a medical history of sleep apnea, though he had never been recommended a pillar procedure to mitigate it. The medical notes did not list his sleep apnea and during the post-operative period, the patient gave himself a …