Expert 169778 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 5 years of experience in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with expertise in microsurgery and flaps for soft tissue, hand and limb salvage, biological tissues, breast surgery, and wound reconstruction. I also have extensive cosmetic surgery experience in facial, eyelid, nose, breast surgery, and body contouring. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 55526 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in occupational therapy working as an independent therapy contractor, staff therapist, and rehabilitation center owner, providing therapy for patients in post-surgical, neurological, pediatric, trauma, and geriatric units. I have experienced providing: IME observations; functional assessments; injury / trauma evaluation; assessments of brain, spinal cord, and birth injuries; evaluations of functional and physical abilities / disabilities; orthopedics; chronic pain; hand injuries; burns; and amputations. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 371474 - CA(N) NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years combined medical and legal experience. I am a Registered Nurse Attorney, Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP), and Certified Medicare Set-Aside Consultant (MSCC) with extensive Critical Care / Emergency Medicine background, as well as a former Mobile Intensive Care Nurse. My experience includes development of comprehensive Life Care Plans and / or Opposing / Rebuttal Life Care Plan Critiques, as well as Preliminary Life Care Needs and Cost Analyses for the following types of cases for all age groups: multiple trauma, burns, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, orthopedic injuries, amputations, psychiatric disorders, organ failure / transplantation, chronic pain (CRPS / RSD), etc. I have experience reviewing medical records for reasonableness and necessity of treatment, as well as potential legal issues, while compiling a relevant chronological Medical Records Summary. I have experience in deposing physician experts and other life care planners, including preparation of concise deposition summaries. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.