Expertise DescriptionI have more than 25 years experience in the field of Cardiothoracic Surgery with expertise in cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgery. I have experience with robotic surgery, hybrid coronary revascularization, laser revascularization, and minimally invasive surgery. I have knowledge of laser vein practice, heart failure, cardiovascular tissue, heart and lung transplantation, heart valve disease, open heart surgery, thoracic aortic injuries, cerebrovascular events, cardiopulmonary bypass, coronary veins, coronary sinus, aneurysms, ventriculo-atrial fistulas, aortoplasty, artery bypass grafting, heterogeneous emphysema, myocardial preservation, mediastinitis, and surgical infections of the chest. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My consulting experience includes Journal Review and Medical Consultant for Entertainment/Media.
My professional experience includes being a Clinical Professor of Surgery, with prior experience as a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Medical Staff, Attending Surgeon, Medical Director, Specialist Medical Director, Staff Appointment, Director, and Chief.
|M.D.||University of Michigan Medical School|
|B.S.||Biomedical Sciences||University of Michigan|
|Medical Licensure in California and Virginia|
|National Board of Medical Examiners|
|American Board of Surgery|
|American Board of Thoracic Surgery|
Awards & Affiliation
|Patient's Choice Award- 5 Year Honoree|
|Southern California Super Doctor|
|Key Professional Media|
|Vitals Most Compassionate Doctor|
|Certificate of Recognition|
|International Who's Who of Professional|
American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases