TOOTH EXTRACTION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-034169
This highly qualified expert is currently the Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs and Professor at a University in the Greater Baltimore Area. He is board certified in Oral Medicine and has a certificate in Prosthodontics. He has extensive experience in the area of infection control and containment in dental office settings. He is recognized for his research achievements and has been awarded 75+ service and research grants for fields including HIV/AIDS management of ...

TOOTH EXTRACTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery

This case involves a college-aged male patient who had 2 impacted wisdom teeth that required removal. He underwent a prophylactic removal of his right molar, which was impacted but asymptomatic. After the surgery, the patient began experiencing numbne …

Dentistry Expert Opines on Negligent Tooth Extraction TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

Dentistry Expert Opines on Negligent Tooth Extraction

…  removing his remaining teeth and using dentures. After the extraction and trial use of the dentures, the doctor told him that he had …  to the patient, he would not have undergone the original extraction procedure if he had been aware of the bone loss, and claimed that he …

General Dentistry Experts Opine on Failure to Diagnose Gum Disease TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

This case involves a failure to diagnose periodontal disease over an extended period of time. The defendant is a retired dentist who had previously provided dental care to the plaintiff for over 2 decades in New Hampshire. The patient stopped treatment wi …

General Dentist Fails to Diagnose Impacted Tooth and Absess TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

General Dentist Fails to Diagnose Impacted Tooth and Absess

…  office of her general dentist in Vermont complaining of a toothache with swelling and pain in her right jaw. The dentist examined the …  the side of her face. The dentist told her that her tooth was not abscessed, and prescribed some pain medication and a muscle …

Maxillofacial Surgery Expert Opines on Botched Molar Extraction TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

…  over the course of hours, and was noted to be a difficult extraction. After the extraction, she saw another doctor as an emergency …  complaints of severe pain in the area of the extracted tooth. Doctors noted that the area around the empty socket was severely …

Dentist’s Tooth Extraction Procedure Causes Nerve Damage TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

…  female patient who presented to her dentist for a routine tooth filling. The patient was not in any pain at the time of the visit but the …  tooth due to nerve exposure. The patient chose the tooth extraction and the procedure was met with great complication. According to the …

Extensive Dental Work Done Without Antibiotics Causes Infection TOOTH EXTRACTION Expert Case

…  at the time of the visit, the patient experienced severe tooth discomfort that included sensitivity to heat and cold. The dentist …  crown without taking an x-ray of the decaying and infected tooth nor did he prescribe any antibiotics after the procedure. Shortly after …