Otolaryngology Expert Witness MA 536023

Expertise Description

I am an otolaryngology expert witness with more than two decades in the medical field. My expertise includes pediatric and adult ear and skull base surgery, cochlear implant surgery, malformed inner ears, auditory brainstem implants, optogenetic control of auditory pathways, superior canal dehiscence, and endoscopic ear surgery. I also care for children and adults with Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2) who are deaf from bilateral vestibular schwannomas as well as children and adults who are deaf from scarred inner ears or absent or damaged auditory nerves. I have provided consultations and deposition for over 15 years as an otolaryngology expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
M.D. Medicine The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
B.A. Biology Columbia College

Awards & Affiliation

American Medical Association
American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAOHNSF)
American Board of Otolaryngology
Massachusetts Medical Society
International Otopathology Society (The Schuknecht Society)

Primary Affiliation

American Medical Association