Pediatric Occupational Therapy Expert Witness MD 522502

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 5 years working as an Occupational Therapist. My areas of focus include working with children and adults with developmental disabilities, autism, accessibility applications for special-needs children, and sociality in autism. I am offering my services as an occupational therapist expert witness.

Physical Therapy Expert Witness TX 532310

Expertise Description

I am a skilled physical therapy expert witness. I have spent over 15 years working with orthopaedic physical therapy, orthopedic dysfunction, spinal manipulation, dry needling, KT taping, and sports therapy. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than a decade as a physical therapy expert witness.

Kinesiology Expert Torrance 532225

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in Kinesiology with expertise in physical therapy, sports medicine, orthopedic physical therapy, health and fitness organizations, physical therapy practices, occupational therapy practices, and hospitals. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations and depositions.

Massage Therapy/Spas Expert Witness NC 530873

Expertise Description

My career as a massage therapist has spanned over two decades with expertise in marketing, business practices, professional ethics, and client communications. My areas of focus include owning/managing spa and wellness centers; harassment/sexual harassment and embezzlement; proper hiring and training of spa employees and/or independent contractors; customer relationships and care; proper treatment protocols; and various spa and massage product liability issues. I have provided clients with consultations and deposition as a massage therapist expert witness.

Pediatric Physical Therapist Expert 530803 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of consulting experience in physical therapy with an emphasis in pediatric physical therapy. My expertise includes evaluating and treating pediatric outpatients with a variety of diagnoses, including but not limited to developmental delay, torticollis, plagiocephaly, toe walking, ASD, cerebral palsy, Ÿsickle cell, hemophilia, neurofibromatosis, high-risk infant clinic (using the Bayley Scales), skeletal dysplasia, cranio-facial, high risk infants, prematurity, spina bifida, Down Syndrome, congenital abnormalities, feeding difficulties, genetic conditions, developmentally supportive care, cognitive, neuro-motor and social-emotional development, evaluations on admission for positioning needs as well as family and caretaker education and instruction, treatment to prevent postural deformities, improve state control and transitions, and prevent contractures, normalize tone and to promote normal motor development. I am offering my services as a physical therapy expert witness.

Physical Therapy Expert 524232 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been working in the field of physical therapy for 35 years. I hold degrees in both physical therapy and exercise physiology. Throughout my career, I have treated patients in a wide variety of settings. I have worked in an acute rehabilitation facility, a sports medicine practice, a specialized hand clinic, several hospitals and multiple home care agencies. Home health care and hospital care have encompassed the majority of my professional practice. In the hospital setting I have experience treating patients at all levels of acuity; intensive care, rehabilitation and outpatient. I have numerous areas of specialized training; industrial rehabilitation, brain injury, cardiac rehabilitation, high risk pregnancy, prenatal exercise, chronic pain, spinal cord injury, wound care and aquatic therapy. I have provided instruction and training to students during their clinical rotations. In the hospital setting, I have provided supervision to physical therapy assistants and physical therapy aides adhering to the guidelines of the American Physical Therapy Association. While treating patients with complex diagnosis, I have worked with a multitude of disciplines and participated in case conferences with doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, respiratory therapists, speech therapists, psychologists and family members. I have actively been been involved in these multidisciplinary conferences in all settings as in integral part of quality patient care and planning. I have been working in the home care setting continuously for the past 10 years providing patient care throughout the San Fernando Valley. Treatment of patients in a home setting requires me to be knowledgeable about medication use and teaching, dietary education and guidance, home safety and modifications, counseling patients and family regarding caregiver needs, providing community resources, facilitating equipment ordering and maintenance, and responsible reporting of any and all abuse. My scope of practice includes patient of all ages, socioeconomic status, cultures and medical complexity in a variety of settings. My patients diagnoses and level of complexity range from a routine joint replacement program to an extended recovery and closely monitored heart transplant protocol. I participate in chart review, quality management, utilization review and orientation of new employees. I am offering my services as a physical therapy expert witness.

Physical Therapy Expert 519331 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the field of physical therapy. My specific knowledge is in the area of provision of educationally relevant services as part of a free appropriate public education, along with geriatrics, fall assessment and prevention, lifting and transfers/manual handling skills, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, evidence based practices, assistive technology for individuals with severe and multiple disabilities, worker's compensation, functional capacity assessment, community mobility, canine assistant, and best practices. I have published on funding adaptive equipment for children with disabilities and served as a board member and trainer for MOVE international. Prior to my career in physical therapy, I was employed as a biochemist and clinical research administrator in the pharmaceutical industry. I am offering my services as a physical therapy expert witness.

Vocational Rehab Expert 524204 RI

Expertise Description

With over 40 years experience in vocational rehabilitation, I have an expertise in the assessment of employability and rehabilitation potential for workers’ compensation, veterans’, divorce and personal injury cases and Social Security Disability determination. I have additional experience with job analysis, work injury management & compliance with federal regulations (OSHA, ADA); and in vocational rehabilitation services provided in individual disability cases (physical, cognitive and psychological impairments). I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a vocational rehabilitation expert witness for more than 25 years.

Occupational Therapy Expert 524156 IL

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 5 years working as an Occupational Therapist. My areas of expertise include providing respiratory, developmental, rehabilitative and restorative services for patients; independently providing appropriate interventions to facilitate learning of skills and functions essential for adaptation and productivity; and to restore or maximize independence in daily living. I am offering my services as an occupational therapy expert witness.

Medical Billing Expert 521470 AL

Expertise Description

With over 25 years experience in Medical Billing, I am an expert on Revenue Cycle Management with an expertise in coding, auditing, practice management, risk adjustment/RADV Audits, CMS, Medicaid, Workers Comp, demographic entry, payment posting and adjustment, patient statements, paper and electronic claims, claim follow-ups, practice management system table clean-up, and ASC charge master analysis. I have additional knowledge in coding for Anesthesia, Pain Management, Neurology, OBGYN Laboratory, Ambulance, General Surgery, Physical/Occupational/Speech Therapy, Chiropractic, IDTF, Radiology, and Gastroenterology. I am offering my services as a Medical Billing expert witness.

Physical Therapist Expert 519427 NV

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 10 years in the field of Physical Therapy with a particular focus in Physiotherapy. I have additional experience in Rehabilitation Medicine. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Hospitality Expert 518507 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in Guest Relations and Hospitality. I have moved through many roles over the years, and am well versed in how important a dynamic staff is for a customer’s experience. I have learned firsthand about consumers’ needs and desires when it comes to wellness and luxury. I have specialized in integrating the experience of staff, management and clients. As a Hospitality Professional and Trainer, I have conceived and lead comprehensive on-site training for new and existing resort staffs, as well as workshops, seminars, and training for spa resort owners and operators. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Orthopedics and Physical Therapy Expert 371485 NJ

Expertise Description

I have practiced in the physical therapy industry for over 25 years specializing in outpatient orthopedic settings. I also have expertise in the areas of athletic training, sports medicine, personal training and fitness. I have owned a PT consulting company for therapists in the field looking to open or expand their own physical therapy private practice. I opened my own practice in 2002. Services offered include: litigation consulting, expert witness testimony, research and investigative activities, and consulting in standards of care. My casework and testimonial experience involving standards of care are according to state practice acts and to the national guide to physical therapy practice. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fitness Expert 516004 NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Health and Fitness as a Certified Personal Trainer, Life Coach, and Pilates Instructor. I am owner of a business that provides training programs, as well as providing consultations on fitness center design for offices, homes, and commercial facilities. Some of these services include: space allocation, electrical placements and requirements, layout, budget, equipment selection, and evaluation of prices.

Pediatric Physiatry Expert 516262 ID

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience as a Medical Doctor. My specialty is Pediatric Physiatry, I am board certified in Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, which also includes a subspecialty in Pediatrics. I also hold Medical Licensure in multiple states. I have cared for children with a variety of complex medical conditions including spina bifida, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injuries, and traumatic brain injuries. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hand Surgery Expert 508807 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field as an Orthopedist with expertise in Hand Surgery. My experience includes treating all aspects of the arm, from the fingertips to the mid forearm, as well as some elbow problems. I am familiar with post-operative pain management protocol, distal radius fractures, volar plating, hand and wrist biomechanics, and joint pain. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Osteopathic Medicine Expert 501983 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Osteopathic Medicine with expertise in Sports Medicine. I have experience with treating occupational sports and industrial injuries such as muscle tears and strains, concussions, tendon and ligament damage, shin splints, sports hernias, fractures, and a variety of others. I also have experience in the preparation of treatment and prevention plans for those participating in sports-related activities.

Massage Therapy Expert 318773 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in massage therapy. My expertise includes massage techniques (deep tissue, trigger point, prenatal, and Reiki), benefits from massage, and natural health consultations. My additional expertise includes naturopathic pain, pathology for massage, nutrition for fitness, mind / body healing, magnetics, polarity therapy, sports massage, and myofascial release. I have prior expert witness experience.

Primary Care Management Expert 96813 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Industrial Medicine and Managed Care. My expertise includes physician recruitment and contracts negotiation for primary care and specialists; partnership agreements for primary care and specialists; physical therapy services; billing and collection services; development and maintenance of mini computer based proprietary practice management software; MIS support; marketing; strategic planning; and acquisition and growth strategies.

Orthopedic Physical Therapy Expert 166955 WA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. I have conducted clinical research in the application of exercise to patients with herniated lumbar discs, and have lectured extensively on topics ranging from wellness to manipulation. I have provided IME’s for the past 10 years in Seattle. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Pulmonary Medicine Expert 107523 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in internal medicine as a physician, researcher, and professor. My expertise includes: Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome; asthma; biokinesiology; biophysics; congestive heart failure; critical care medicine; cystic fibrosis; human stem cell biology; hypoxemia; lung disease; pathophysiology; physical therapy; pulmonary embolism; pulmonary alveolar epithelial cell biology; pulmonary circulation / disease / hypertension; respiratory failure; and tuberculosis. I have 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chiropractic Expert 96991 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years of chiropractic experience specializing in sports medicine. My expertise includes: adaptive physical education; biomechanics; chiropractic care; disability evaluations; emergency medicine; physical rehabilitation; physical therapy; spinal trauma / injuries; sports medicine; triage; and workers compensation. I have additional experience as a Team Doctor / Emergency / Sports Doctor for several sports, including: football, mixed martial arts, rodeos, rugby, and triathlons. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Occupational Therapy Expert 55526 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in occupational therapy working as an independent therapy contractor, staff therapist, and rehabilitation center owner, providing therapy for patients in post-surgical, neurological, pediatric, trauma, and geriatric units. I have experienced providing: IME observations; functional assessments; injury / trauma evaluation; assessments of brain, spinal cord, and birth injuries; evaluations of functional and physical abilities / disabilities; orthopedics; chronic pain; hand injuries; burns; and amputations. I have prior expert witness experience.

Physical Therapist Expert 43182 NV

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a physical therapist with the skilled evaluation and patient care of orthopedic, neurological, pediatric, pulmonary, and wound care physical therapy clients. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Physical Therapy Expert 26115 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in Physical Therapy. My areas of expertise include neuromuscular, musculoskeletal disorder (including orthopedic, rheumatology, soft tissue, burns, brain damage, stroke, CP, spinal injury, MS) in pediatric through geriatric populations, electroneuromyography, ENMG (EMG/nerve stimulation studies), and dynamic EMG. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Biomechanics Expert 55627 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience assessing injury biomechanics associated with falls, motor vehicle collisions, industrial accidents, and sports/playground/recreation incidents. I evaluate premises liability associated with slip, trip & fall incidents, including issues relating to coefficient of friction, electromyographer, building code and ADA compliance, and lighting.

Sports Injury Expert 365385 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Sports Physical Therapy. My expertise includes sports injuries and treatment/rehabilitation. I have additional experience as a Surgical Assistant for orthopedic cases, including arthroscopic and open repair/reconstruction. I have experience with knee, elbow, rotator cuff, and shoulder injuries. My expertise also includes rehabilitation/treatment issues, including Athletic Bracing, orthotic inserts, Biomechanics, 
Musculoskeletal Injury Rehabilitation, 
Orthopedic / Orthopaedic / Arthroscopic Surgery, 
Physical Therapy / Therapist, Rehabilitation
, and Re-injury.

Physical Education Expert 432556 WV

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the field of Health and Physical Education. My extensive experience in football injuries, football instruction standard of care, athletic training, athletic settings, sports injury prevention, sports injury evaluations, sport injury treatments, rehabilitation, sports medicine, coaching, wrestling, basketball, track and field, indoor football, sports conduct, sports tournaments, and soccer.

Physical Therapy Expert 433352 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Physical Therapy, Physical Education, and Athletic Training. My experience includes fitness, rehabilitation, athletic training, sports physical therapy, strength and conditioning, and kinesiology. My other consultation experience consists of track & field at the Olympic level; synchronized swimming at worldwide championships; national basketball; and implementation of sports medicine overseas. I am highly knowledgeable in topics of extreme flexibility; sports-related injuries; neuromuscular training; plyometric training; human kinetics; rest and regeneration; prevention of ACL injuries; and functions of other sports’ training techniques. I am professionally certified in the areas of speed, agility, and conditioning; fitness instruction; physical therapy; and as a personal trainer. I have prior expert witness experience.

Massage Therapy Expert 356594 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in physical education and massage therapy. My expertise includes standards of practice and standards of care; professional ethics and communication before and during treatments; permissible and prohibited conduct of massage therapists; training and certification of massage therapists; Duty of Breach; and the duty of the employer of massage therapists. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Vocational Rehabilitation Expert 350567 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Occupational / Vocational Rehabilitation and Ergonomic matters. My expertise includes: work and functional capacity, occupational health, industrial disability, ergonomic analysis, kinematic analysis, industrial ergonomics, vocational potential, employee screening procedures, employment evaluations, loss of earnings capacity, musculoskeletal injuries, serious personal injury and trauma, sports and industrial injuries, emotional impact, mental health adjustment, deafness, brain damage, depressive disorder, brain disorders, invalidity, and neurological disorders including catastrophic (TBI, SCI). I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.