Cardiology is an important specialty within the medical field since it covers several major diseases and medical ailments involving the heart. Cardiologists are often requested by attorneys to be expert witnesses in various types of lawsuits. Cardiologist expert witnesses are retained for their expertise in cases such as medical malpractice, worker’s compensation, personal injury, traffic accidents, premise liability, or insurance-related issues. The practice of treating heart-related conditions, cardiology consists of numerous treatments and studies, so a cardiology expert witness may be skilled in certain specific areas within the field.
Cardiologists diagnosis and treat issues related to the heart, such as heart failure, coronary artery disease, hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, congestive heart failure, heart attacks, vasculitis, mitral valve disease, aortic valve disease, septal defect, and other similar ailments. Cardiology is a form of internal medicine, so doctors practicing in the field are trained as internists and often knowledgeable in several other areas of internal medicine.
Cardiologists are often licensed or board certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, interventional cardiology, and other related disciplines. Cardiology also utilizes special medical equipment, including defibrillators, stethoscopes, pacemakers, artificial hearts, artificial valves, and other unique devices. Cardiology expert witnesses can also opine on the use of various medical devices.
Cardiology is a very involved and complicated form of medicine, as the patient’s life often depends on the expertise of the physician. ForensisGroup has been working for over twenty years to connect clients with only the best expert witnesses, including those with a background in cardiology. We invite you to browse our selection of experts today and Submit An Expert Request Form or contact us for best available cardiology expert witness.