Bariatric Surgery Expert Witness NY 519949

Expertise Description

I have over 5 years' experience in bariatric surgery with expertise in surgery for reflux, achalasia, and gastroparesis; complex hernia surgery; general surgery; trauma surgery; minimally invasive and advanced laparoscopic surgery. I am offering my services as a bariatric surgery expert witness.

Pediatric Endocrinology Expert Witness 517888

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Pediatric Endocrinology as a physician with clinical expertise in diabetes mellitus, disorders of hypoglycemia, thyroid disorders, and disorders of growth. I have published over 125 peer-reviewed research articles and chapters on various topics within my field and also provided instruction as a full professor with tenure. I have also spent over 5 years as pediatric endocrinology expert witness with consultations and deposition. I have over 10 years of service as a military physician with two combat service deployments.

Endocrinology Expert Witness NY 519852

Expertise Description

Having spent more than a decade in the fields of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, I have a particularly strong focus in the role of developmental pathways in the regulation of Type 2 Diabetes, and the use of existing therapeutic agents in other scientific areas in novel applications to ameliorate obesity-induced insulin resistance. I have prior experience providing consultations and courtroom testimony as an endocrinology expert witness in New Jersey and New York.

Oncology Surgeon Expert 58784

Expertise Description

My career of over 30 years in the field of Oncology has specialized in the surgical treatment of a variety of tumors, the most common being breast cancer, colorectal cancer, pancreatic and gastric cancer, liver tumors, melanoma, and endocrine tumors. I have additional expertise in the use of minimally invasive and robotic techniques to treat gastrointestinal malignancies, highly innovative techniques such as intraoperative radiation therapy and skin and nipple sparing techniques for breast cancer treatment, and developing new cancer vaccines that can stimulate the immune system to identify and eliminate cancer cells. With over 15 years working in Southern California as an oncology expert witness, I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Internal Medicine Expert 518113

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in Internal Medicine. Scientific highlights from my clinical research include developing orphan drugs for sickle cell disease and thalassemia, documenting that hemoglobin A1c could be used as a measure of longer term “control” in diabetes mellitus, the observation that patient self monitored glucose values along with HBA1c values could be used as two independent means of quantifying “control,” documentation that improved glucose levels improve outcome of pregnancy in women with diabetes and reverse several pathologies associated with the disease, discovery of an assay that could be used to document levels of alcohol consumption over time, and the first use of atomic force microscopy to visualize cells. I also have experience with telemedicine, and hold 15 U.S. patents, have sponsored 7 INDs to the FDA. I have published over 400 peer reviewed primary articles, chapters, editorials, reviews and 21 books and monographs. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and expert testimony.

Pediatric Surgery Expert 517991

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years of experience in the medical field as a Pediatric Surgeon. I am an Attending Physician in the Division of Pediatric Surgery for a children’s hospital, and also an Assistant Professor of Surgery for a school of medicine. My special interests include: neonatal and congenital diseases; tumors and developmental anomalies of the neck, chest, abdomen, and pelvis; trauma care and surgery, pediatric surgery for hernias, gastroesophageal reflux, adolescent breast disease, Hirschprung’s disease and anorectal malformation; prenatal counseling, and outcomes research. Additional research areas include: breast disease, ovarian masses, spontaneous pneumothorax, appendicitis, and pediatric trauma. I have prior expert witness experience.

Endocrinology Expert 515608

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years of experience caring for patients with diabetes as a well-trained Endocrinologist. I conduct research with a focus on the acute and chronic complications of diabetes including hyperglycemia management, hypoglycemia, inflammation and the complications of inflammation that are related to diabetes. I have published papers on various topics within my field, and as an Associate Professor, I have also provided instruction.

Geriatrics Expert 514318

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience as a licensed Medical Doctor. My Internal Medicine board certifications include Geriatrics, and Endocrinology and Metabolism. I am also a Certified Medical Director (CMD). I have conducted research and lectured on topics such as: malnutrition and ethical issues for the elderly, multi-system diseases, dementia, the impact of falls for the elderly, and nutrition. My experience also includes diabetes management and the prevention of the disease. I have also participated in health screenings at sponsored events for the elderly. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Insulin Resistance Syndrome Expert 508618

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Medicine with expertise on the pathogenesis and treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. My research includes the central role of insulin resistance in the metabolic-cardiovascular cluster of disorders-known collectively as the Insulin Resistance Syndrome, and the etiology and treatment of diabetic nephropathy. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Neuroendocrinology Expert 508402

Expertise Description

I have more than 55 years experience in the field of Medicine with clinical expertise in Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary Disease, and Ectopic Hormone Secretion. My research interests include regulation of Growth Hormone Secretion, Hypothalamic Hormones, and Pituitary Tumorigenesis. I have experience with Endocrinology and metabolism. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Stress Expert 504810

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Neuroscience and Neuroendocrinology with expertise in the effects of various physiological stresses on neuronal activity in the central nervous system, such as brief periods of under-nutrition, moderate exercise, mild psychological stress, and how such stress impacts the brain during child development. I have extensive experience with national research regarding child development, behavioral neuroscience, and psychiatry. I have further experience with studies utilizing nonhuman primates as experimental models with an aim to understand how exposure to common stresses impact on the brain and the systems it controls, including reproductive function, emotion regulation, metabolic regulatory systems and motor control. These experimental approaches include physiological and pharmacological studies with chronically instrumented animals, behavioral studies, identification of neural circuits by immunocytochemical and in situ hybridization technologies, and genetic studies.

Biochemistry 325375

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in Endocrinology with expertise in the hormonal regulation of calcium metabolism, and specializing in projects involving bone (focusing on the mechanisms by which parathyroid hormone and insulin like growth factor-1 regulate bone formation and differentiation, the response of bone to mechanical loading and unloading, and the ability of bone to heal fractures, osteoporosis, vitamin D deficiency and osteomalacia, calcium malabsorption, parathyroid diseases, and kidney disease) as well as projects involving skin (calcium and keratinocyte differentiation, wounding repair, and skin cancer development). I have additional knowledge in the molecular mechanisms of action of the vitamin D receptor, the hormonal regulation of bone development and remodeling, and hormonal disorders of bone mineral metabolism including vitamin D deficiency. I have 5 years expert witness experience.

Internal Medicine 323128

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience as a physician specializing in internal medicine and primary health care. I have experience in cases concerning medical malpractice; nursing homes; electrolyte disorders; decubitis bed sores; and lung, prostate, brain, pancreatic, stomach, brain tumors, and colon cancer. My expertise includes initial diagnostic, therapeutic, and medical management decisions to primary care physicians that often include conditions involving surgical, neurosurgical, vascular surgery, and various medical specialties including cardiology, GI, pulmonary, infectious diseases, endocrinology, abdominal pain, chest pain, cancer screening, emergency physician, and cancer medicine. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and court testimony.

Oncology 164453

Expertise Description

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I have over 45 years as a Physician and Surgeon specializing in Oncology and Causation Analysis of missed cancer diagnosis. My expertise includes Anemia, Aplastic Anemia, Bone Cancer, Brain Tumors, Breast Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Cervical Dysplasia, Colon Cancer, Gynecologic Cancers, Hodgkin’s Disease, Kidney Cancer, Laryngeal Cancer, Leukemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Myeloma, Myeloproliferative Disorders, Cancer Screening, Oral Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Oncology, Hematology, wrongful death, medical malpractice, cancer therapies, diagnosis errors, and preventative medicine. I have more than 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Endocrinology 141726

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in endocrinology, metabolism, thyroid, weight loss, diabetes, bone disease (osteoporosis), pituitary disease, lipid disorders, hypogonadism (male or female), sexual dysfunction, growth hormone, anabolic steroids, and hormone replacement after menopause. I have 15 years expert witness experience.

Nursing 310054

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a Registered Nurse. I have experience in clinical settings, including extensive pediatric and adult rehabilitation experience in neuro and orthopedic settings. My areas of expertise include the care of patients with cardiac, respiratory, gastrointestinal, renal, neurological, endocrine, and musculoskeletal disorders. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Internist 325231

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Internal Medicine specializing in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. My expertise includes Diabetes Mellitus, Flu, and Hyperglycemia. I have experience with diabetes research concerning the transmembrane signaling mechanisms for the insulin receptor and related receptors. I have additional experience as a biochemist investigating the effects of exercise training, antioxidants, and new anti-diabetic drugs in insulin-resistant subjects; the preclinical development of small molecule, insulin receptor activators for eventual use in diabetic patients; and the development of small molecule inhibitors of the IGF-1 receptor to treat prostate and other cancers.

Endocrinology 454873

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Endocrinology and Metabolism with expertise in internal medicine, diabetes, lipid metabolism disorders, and gerontology. I have additional experience with research in cellular lipid and lipoprotein metabolism, reproductive hormones, regulating cholesterol and triglyceride accumulations in cells. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Endocrinology 454867

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Endocrinology and Metabolism with expertise in Diabetes Mellitus, thyroid nodules, hypothyroidism, Graves Disease, Addison Disease, adrenal masses, pheochromocytoma, hypopituitarism, pituitary tumors, Osteoporosis, and Hypogonadism. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.