Expert 387756 - CA(S)


Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. My areas of expertise include brain abscesses & infections / concussions / contusions / edema / hemorrhages / injuries / tumors; cerebral aneurysms and vascular diseases; cranioplasty; craniotomy; head traumas; brain damage; brain tumors; hydrocephalus; microneurosurgery; pituitary tumors; skull fractures; stereotactic neurosurgery; vascular malformations; and ventriculoperitoneal shunts. I have experience with Peripheral Nerves and Spine, including back pain & injuries; cervical & complex cervical surgery; lumbar disc diseases, surgery, and laminectomy; microdiscectomy; neck fractures; neck pain & injuries; spinal anomalies; spinal abscesses & infections / cord injuries / cord tumors / stenosis & spondylosis / fractures / injuries; carpal tunnel syndrome; nerve injuries; and ulnar nerve entrapment. I have researched and presented on topics of pituitary incidentaloma, laminectomies, cerebral spinal fluid in children, and post-traumatic occlusion. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes medical malpractice, peer review, hospital credentialing, independent medical examination, car accidents, and slip, trip, and fall, etc.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include Neurological Surgery practice – national assignments, General Surgery, Regional Chief of Neurosurgery, Numerous medical organizations and department positions.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Master'sBusiness AdministrationPepperdine University School of Busienss
University of Wisconsin Medical School

Licenses Certifications

Diplomate
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified
American Board of Independent Medical Examiners
Diplomate
American College of Physician Executives
Medical Board of California Expert Medical Reviewer
Medical Licenses in the States of CA
CO
MT
NY
ND
PA
WA
WI
UT

Awards & Affiliation

America's Top Surgeons Award
Physicians' Exceptional Contribution Award
Distinguished Scholar Award

Primary Affiliation

American College of Surgeons


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