Neuropsychiatry Expert 13130 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Psychiatric and Legal Medicine with expertise in Neuropsychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. As a neuropsychiatrist, I have experience with brain damage, brain injury rehabilitation, behavioral neurology; mental health, dementia evaluations, forensic evaluations, and legal medicine evaluations. I have additional experience with extended care, movement disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorders, and Veteran care. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes cases of medical malpractice.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes brain injury rehabilitation and mental health evaluations. 

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes being in Private Practice as a Neuropsychiatrist, as well as a Neuropsychiatric Consultant, the Director of a Neuropsychiatric Head Injury and Dementia Evaluation Department, and Forensic Evaluator.

Relevant Experiences

I have been in the practice of psychiatry for 45 years and I am board-certified in psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and legal medicine; I have had leadership positions in organized psychiatry and also present continuing medical education lectures four or five times a year to physicians and attorneys. I worked at the Palo Alto VA Medical Center in the National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Menlo Park California for five years, in charge of the dual diagnosis program at that center. Brain injury, PTSD, and other neuropsychiatric disorders are in the realm of issues which I have evaluated and treated over the past 40+ years.


B.S.Pennsylvania State University
M.D.Temple University
J.D.University of Colorado

Licenses Certifications

Medical License
State of Texas
and Hawaii
Qualified Medical Evaluator
Industrial Medical Council
Department of Industrial Relations
National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Forensic Psychiatry
American Board of Legal Medicine

Awards & Affiliation

American Psychiatric Association
California Psychiatric Association
American College of Legal Medicine
American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases