Expertise DescriptionI 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.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes Internal Medicine; Adult Primary Care; Hospital & Nursing Home Negligence; Electrolyte Disorders, Cancer, Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Diabetes, Thyroid Disorders, Sepsis, Vascular Diseases, Decubitus Ulcers, Drug Side Effects, Alcohol & Drug Disorders, Pancreatitis / Hepatitis / GI Bleeding, Geriatric Health.
I could opine on medical issues, standard of care, causation related to internal medicine with expertise in diabetes. I could certainly opine about blood transfusion SOC issues.
I am very familiar with pituitary syndromes, as well as the potential relationship to TBI.
|MD||University of Illinois|
|Medical Board of California|
|State of California|
|Qualified Medical Evaluator|
|American Board of Internal Medicine – Diplomate|
Awards & Affiliation
LA Society of Internal Medicine
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases