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, 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.