Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness CA 538864

Expertise Description

I have practiced orthopedic surgery for more than a decade with a focus in pediatric orthopedic care. My areas of expertise include athleticism in young athletes; meniscal repairs; pediatric injuries including ACL tears, elbow, knee and shoulder instabilities; pediatric postoperative rehabilitation; orthopedic sports medicine; overuse injuries; socioeconomic impacts on pediatric surgeries; spinal surgeries; surgical techniques on skeletally immature patients; and quality, safety and value initiatives in pediatric orthopedics. I have prior experience offering consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a orthopedic surgery expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Degree subject Institution
M.D. Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago – Maywood IL
B.S. Biology University of Michigan – Ann Arbor MI

Licenses Certifications

Licenses in California, Michigan, Colorado, and New York
Orthopaedic Surgery – Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards & Affiliation

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine
California Orthopaedic Association

Primary Affiliation

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons