Internal Medicine Expert 323128 CA(S)


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.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

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.


Professional Experiences




Relevant Experiences

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.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
BAPhysiologyUC Berkeley
MDUniversity of Illinois

Licenses Certifications

Medical Board of California
State of California
Qualified Medical Evaluator
American Board of Internal Medicine – Diplomate

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

LA Society of Internal Medicine


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases



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