STROKE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-197731
This board-certified neurologist received his BS from Brown University and his MD from New York University. He completed a neurology residency at Cornell University and completed a neurocritical care fellowship at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University-Cornell University. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed manuscripts in some of the top academic journals such as Neurology, Stroke, and the Journal of the American Heart Association. In addition, he is ...
Expert Witness: E-011035
As a neurologist with double board certification in General Neurology and Neurocritical Care, this expert has a strong track record of teaching and publication on the subjects of management and intervention in traumatic injury and neurological disease. He was formerly a clinical instructor in the department of Neurosurgery at UCLA Medical Center. He currently is the Director of the Neurocritical Care fellowship program, Director of the Tele-stroke program, and an ...
Expert Witness: E-132541
This highly qualified expert earned her BA from Yale and her MD from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She then went on to complete her residency in Child Neurology and fellowship in Stroke at John Hopkins as well as a certificate in Science of Clinical Investigation. She is also active in his field as a member of numerous medical societies including; The American Heart Association, The Child Neurology Society, and The American Academy of Pediatrics. This expert ...
Expert Witness: E-069312
This highly qualified expert completed a neurology residency at George Washington University Hospital. She then went on to finish a stroke/neurocritical fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center and at the University of Southern California. She is a member of prestigious professional organizations such as the Neurocritical Care Society and American Academy of Neurology. She is a reviewer for several journals such as the Neurocritical Care Journal and BMC Neurology ...
Expert Witness: E-022027
This highly qualified expert is a board certified neurologist with a specialization in Neurocritical Care. He received his Master's degree from Saint Louis University and completed his internship training at both the Patna Medical College Hospital in India and Westlake Hospital. He pursued residency training at the University of Florida and completed fellowship training at Washington University. He has published several peer-reviewed journal articles and serves as an ad ...
Expert Witness: E-010203
This board certified vascular neurologist specializes in stroke patients. He earned his MD from the University of Pennsylvania and completed post graduate training at Johns Hopkins University and Yale University. He is a fellow on the Stroke Council of the American Stroke Association and belongs to the American Academy of Neurology. He is currently an attending vascular neurologist at a regional hospital - a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and an associate clinical ...
Expert Witness: E-338833
This expert nurse has over 10 years of professional experience in healthcare, specifically critical care, and advanced practice nursing. She obtained her BS in nursing from the University of Phoenix and her MS in adult gerontology at Mt. Carmel College of Nursing. She holds professional certifications in neuroscience, critical care, and stroke nursing. This expert is a distinguished member of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses and the American Association of ...
Expert Witness: E-341854
This qualified expert earned her BSN from Saint Louis University School of Nursing and is a licensed registered nurse in the state of Missouri. She is certified in basic life support, advanced cardiac life support, and the NIH stroke scale. She stays current in her field as a member of the Neurocritical Care Society, author of two peer reviewed journal articles, and as a coordinator for numerous governmental and non-governmental sponsored studies and trials. This expert ...
Expert Witness: E-330970
This highly qualified vascular neurology expert earned her BA from Johns Hopkins University and her MD from University of Maryland. She completed an internship in medicine at Mercy Medical Center, a residency in neurology at University of Southern California, and a fellowship in vascular neurology at Stanford University. This expert is board certified in neurology and vascular neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is licensed in California and ...
Expert Witness: E-045489
This highly qualified expert holds board certification in Emergency Medicine. He is an active member in his field of expertise, clinically, academically and administratively. He completed his medical degree at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and his residency training in Emergency Medicine at MetroHealth/Cleveland Clinic/Case Western Reserve University. The expert proceeded to complete a prestigious fellowship in Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease at the ...

STROKE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Failure To Obtain Neurology Consult Allegedly Causes Patient’s Stroke STROKE Expert Case

…  patient in Maryland with a past medical history of a stroke who went into the hospital for hip replacement surgery. The patient was …  was consulted. The patient was transferred to a stroke center but passed away en route. It was alleged that a timely neurology …

ER Physicians Fail To Diagnose Stroke Following Facelift STROKE Expert Case

This case involves a 51-year-old female patient who underwent a facelift. She was discharged from the outpatient surgical facility without issue. However, several hours after her operation, she began to experience neurological symptoms including weakne …

Patient Suffers Stroke After Being Taken Off Anticoagulant STROKE Expert Case

Patient Suffers Stroke After Being Taken Off Anticoagulant

…  case involves a female patient who suffered a massive stroke. Prior to the stroke, the patient was on Coumadin for atrial fibrillation. However, the medication was stopped two months before the patient’s stroke after she experienced bleeding from a puncture wound. The wound …

Delayed MRI Allegedly Leads To Patient’s Rapid Neurological Decline STROKE Expert Case

This case involves an 80-year-old male with a history of hypertension and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. He had been off of the blood thinner Warfarin for several months when he presented to the emergency room with altered mental status. On initial  …

Stroke Patient Pronounced Brain Dead Following Naloxone Treatment STROKE Expert Case

This case involves a 56-year-old female with a history of hypertension who presented with complaints of extremity and tongue numbness as well as slurred speech. Upon evaluation, it was noted that the patient had signs of left facial droop. A CT scan wa …

Suspected Stroke Patient Receives Delayed Artery Dissection Treatment STROKE Expert Case

…  her extremities. The emergency room physician called a stroke code and a head CT was performed which came back negative. A neurologist …  and she ordered an MRI which also came back negative. The stroke code was then called off due to the negative imaging studies. The …