Expert 508445 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in research in medical robotics, motion tracking, surgical devices, human-machine interaction, and assistive or rehabilitative robotics. I have taught as a professor of robotics, biomedical engineering, and mechanical engineering at a major university, and also as an adjunct professor of rehabilitation science and technology. I have developed systems for minimally invasive cardiac surgery, motion tracking using optical and inertial sensing, accuracy-enhanced microsurgery using active handheld robotic instruments, steering of needles for neurosurgical and urological procedures, and filtering of command input in assistive interfaces for computers and powered wheelchairs. I have published over 130 peer-reviewed papers in these areas. I have been a Senior Member of the IEEE, and the director of a surgical robotics laboratory. I hold one U.S. patent, with another provisional patent application submitted. I have prior experience providing consultations, reports, declarations, claim construction opinions, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a medical robotics expert witness.

Expert 528510 - UT

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Medical Devices Marketing with expertise in strategic planning, product management, global marketing, surgical medical devices, regulatory and quality control, cervical and lumbar devices, and devices for the Ortho/Spine market.

Expert 519060 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer, with a focus in the product design, development, verification, validation, failure analysis and intellectual property of gas turbines/aircraft engines (turbomachinery) and laparoscopic medical devices. My experience encompasses total of 28 years of mechanical engineering, 24 years dedicated to air, marine and land-based gas turbine design and systems. I have performed and assisted in failure investigations of gas turbine components in all 3 applications for commercial, industrial and military customers. I have experience with forensic investigation, TOPS8D (root cause analysis), and failure modes of most gas turbine engine components. I have additional knowledge in marine/ship systems, ultrasonics, fatigue and fracture mechanics, and power generation systems. I have also offered my services for over 10 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness with consultations and deposition.

Expert 517114 - AL AK AZ AR CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in opthalmology. My areas of expertise include all areas of general ophthalmology but most specifically cataract and intraocular lens surgery, YAG laser surgery, laser refractive surgery (LASIK, PRK), corneal surgery (transplants, collagen crosslinking, pterygium, intracorneal inlays, intracorneal ring segments/lntacs), phakic intraocular lenses, refractive lensectomy, and glaucoma medical/surgical management. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 501937 - MA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Software Development with expertise in verification/validation projects for medical devices. I have experience with infusion pumps (syringe, ambulatory, and high-volume multi-channel), blood separators, auditory screening and diagnostic equipment, electro-chemical luminescence biotechnical lab instrumentation, immunoassay sequencing system, arrhythmia detection monitors, spirometry, blood cell counters, cavernosal nerve surgical tracer, breast cancer imaging system, consumer level glucose meters, battle field/disaster triage management system, marine electronics, hemo-dialysis systems, and IV bag compounding systems. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 107663 - CT

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience specializing in Biomedical Engineering and Medical Devices. My expertise includes service management, device application, uses in the clinical environment, adverse events, risk management, and medical device safety. I have experience with clinical engineering imaging equipment, and biomedical equipment service management. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96668 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience with surgery specializing in vascular surgery. My expertise includes: aneurysms; arterial blockage / disease; breast cancer pathogenesis; endovascular treatments; endovenous radiofrequency; molecular carcinogenesis; stents; stroke; thyroid cancer pathogenesis; and vascular surgery. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 38922 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in electrical engineering, specializing in product development and general management in healthcare, commercial, and aerospace industries. My expertise includes medical device product development with Ophthalmology, Electrosurgery, and Respiratory care. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 149592 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in Engineering and Medical Devices. My areas of expertise consists of hydroculators, moist heat pads, thermal cooling pads and cooling apparatus; laser and thermal hair removal devices, dermabrasion equipment; luggage and costume jewelry; patient beds, transport gurneys; failure of Pilates exercise devices; surgical staples; surgical fluid warmers; pedicle screw failure; absorbable shoulder tacs; suture failure; chiropractic devices; dental burr and drill failures; defibrillator mechanical design issues; surgical laser power cord design reliability, and much more. My additional experience includes engineering and management focused on research and development, design, and manufacturing in the medical device, packaging, toy, consumer product, and aerospace industries. My responsibilities have ranged from original product conception through high volume manufacturing, including plastic extrusion, injection molding, assembly, decorating, labeling, and packaging. I have experience with FDA requirements and Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMP’s); producing prototype models; performing computer aided plastic part design (SolidWorks) and failure; and hazard analysis including Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA). I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 345649 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in Bio-medical Engineering. My expertise includes medical devices, medical implants, surgical implants, surgical devices, biomechanics, biological tissues; orthopedics, biomaterials, biochemistry, implants, devices, quality control, FDA approval, failure analysis, immunology, and laboratory safety. I have prior expert witness experience.