Biomechanics Expert 425497 PA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the field of Forensic Biomechanics. My extensive experience includes analyzing human movements, personal injuries, product design, product development, medical devices, and mechanical engineering. I specialize in injuries caused by externally applied forces resulting in bone fractures or dislocations, soft-tissue tears, avulsions and ruptures. I am experienced in technical consultation, investigations, research, analysis, report and testimony regarding disputes resulting from injuries such as slip / trip / falls, vehicle crashes, product failure, athletic and recreational participation, construction accidents, manufacturing accidents, playground accidents, medical device failures, and vehicle collisions. I have 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


M.S.BioengineeringUniversity of Pittsburgh
B.S.Exercise and Sports Science: BiomechanicsThe Pennsylvania State University
Ph.D. (in progress)BioengineeringUniversity of Pittsburgh

Licenses Certifications

Playground Safety Inspector
National Recreation and Park Association
Basic Life Saving

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American Spa and Pool Society

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases