Expertise DescriptionI have more than 20 years experience in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. My expertise includes Disorders of the Ear, cerumen management, swimmers ear, childhood ear infections, adult ear infections, ear pain syndromes, hearing loss, tinnitus, and vertigo; Disorders of the Nose, sinus infections, treatment and diagnosis of allergies, difficulty breathing, headaches related to the nose, smell disorders, nose bleeds, cosmetic deformities of the nose, fractures of the nose, facial fractures, cheek bones, and mandible; Disorders of the Throat, throat infections, tonsillitis, throat pain, difficulty swallowing, sleep apnea, snoring; Disorders of the larynx, Voice Box, hoarseness, singer’s voice disorders, professional voice users, and breathing difficulty/swallowing difficulty; Disorders of the Neck, neck masses and thyroid diseases; Thyroid Surgery; Cosmetic Surgery, botox injections, collagen injections, fat injections, nose surgery - rhinoplasty, face lift surgery- rhytidectomy, eye lid surgery - blepharoplasty , big ears surgery - otoplasty, neck lift, breast enhancement - augmentation mammoplasty, and scar revisions; Disorders of the Skin, skin conditions, skin burn, removal of skin growths or skin cancers with plastic surgical reconstruction. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Medical Malpractice, Defense and Plaintiff; Ear, Nose, Throat, Sinus Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery; Workman's Comp or Work related injuries; Start Licensing Board Physician Discipline issues; Surgery Center Medical Legal Issues; Hospital Medical Staff Issues.
|American Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery|
|American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery|
Awards & Affiliation
|Morton K. Rubenstein Award for Outstanding Volunteer Physician|
|Thomas L. Stern Award for Excellence in Residency Teaching|
California Medical Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases