TRANSPLANT SURGERY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-055849
This highly qualified board certified expert has been in clinical practice for more than 20 years. Residency ad fellowship training were completed at Loma Linda University Medical Center and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, respectively. He is actively involved in research and education: the expert serves on countless medical and surgical committees dedicated to the improvement of health care outcomes and physician education, is a reviewer and editor for ...
Expert Witness: E-030352
This highly qualified expert is board-certified in urology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has over two decades of experience in his field. He completed his BS in biology from St. Francis Xavier University before receiving his MD from the University of Toronto and his MS in clinical epidemiology and biostatistics from McMaster University. He completed his formal medical training with an internship in surgery and residency in urology from ...
Expert Witness: E-019543
This highly qualified board certified expert has been in clinical practice for over 20 years. Fellowship training was completed at the University of Pittsburgh. He is actively involved in research and education: to date, he has authored over 280 original peer reviewed articles/ abstracts, 8 book chapters, and lectured at more than 75 conferences and symposia. The expert serves as a reviewer and editor for numerous medical and surgical journals. He is also a member of ...
Expert Witness: E-011462
This supremely qualified and board certified surgeon received his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins Medical School. He then went on to complete a Residency in General Surgery at the UCLA School of Medicine. This expert is fellowship trained in Liver Transplantation and Organ Transplantation. He has published more than 100 peer-reviewed journal articles in professional journals and has published 17 book chapters. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and ...
Expert Witness: E-009468
This accomplished expert is a highly experienced pathologist who completed medical school in India and went on to complete a residency in Pathology at The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. The expert has examined about 25000 liver, kidney and gastrointestinal biopsies in his career.He has been invited to speak over 200 times on topics ranging from hepatitis C, diseases of the kidney, and viral infections in transplant patients.internal fluid illnesses ...
Expert Witness: E-014036
This highly qualified, board certified Transplant Surgeon completed his undergraduate studies at Michigan State University, earned his medical degree from Wayne State University and received his post-graduate training at the University of California-San Francisco. He is a member of several professional societies, including the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. Throughout his career, ...
Expert Witness: E-009491
This board certified Gastroeneterology and Hepatology expert completed fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Advanced Hepatology. He is involved in clinical and translational research and has a record of publication, presentation, and funded research. He has authored and co-authored a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals. This expert specializes in general and transplant Hepatology. He currently serves as Medical Director of the Liver Transplant Program at ...
Expert Witness: E-487496
This expert has 35 years of experience in the field of general surgery and organ transplantation. He earned his BA from Dartmouth College and his MD from the University of Kansas. He completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston and a fellowship in transplantation at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He is a member of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma and the Western Surgical ...

TRANSPLANT SURGERY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Neurology Experts Discuss Lack of Informed Consent During Nerve Resection TRANSPLANT SURGERY Expert Case

…  surgical resection of suspicious lymph nodes. Prior to the surgery, the patient had discussed with his surgeon his desire not to have any …  the nerve, and called in a plastic surgeon to perform a transplantation of a portion of another nerve in a graft. As a result, the …

Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient Suffers Fatal Bleeding While on Heparin TRANSPLANT SURGERY Expert Case

…  patient had received a flow cytometry test and bone-marrow transplant several years prior to the incident in question in order to treat a …  An MRI revealed a vertebral fracture, and corrective surgery was ordered. As preparation for the operation, the patient was …

Patient Requires Amputation After Doctors Fail to Diagnose Aneurysm TRANSPLANT SURGERY Expert Case

This case involves a female patient who reported to the hospital for a hernia evaluation, at which point doctors noted reduced renal function and elected to keep the patient in the hospital for an extended period of observation. The patient was monitored b …

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy error causes pancreatic duct leak TRANSPLANT SURGERY Expert Case

…  duct leak. Though she was placed on the Pancreas transplant list as a precaution, her condition recovered well enough to not necessitate a transplant. However, it continued to impact her quality of life to the extent …

Transplant Surgeon Nicks Patient’s Ureter Causing Kidney Failure TRANSPLANT SURGERY Expert Case

…  adult baby powder consistently for the past seven years. Surgery was performed to remove the renal mass and the malignant ovaries. …  placed on peritoneal dialysis and required a kidney transplant. The patient benefited from a living donor transplantation but …