Pediatrician Expert Witness CA(S) 175384

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a pediatrician. My expertise includes childhood physical / sexual abuse; Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS); Munchausen’s Syndrome by Proxy (MSBP); Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD); lead poisoning; standards of pediatric care; childhood injury and product liability; child and adolescent growth and development; autism and other developmental disabilities; and child custody evaluation. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consultation services include complex pediatric medical and mental health cases, specifically for minor's attorneys; consultations for California Children's Services, serving children with severe impediments to education; pediatric clinical service, providing full scope in-home service to foster children; pediatric treatment facility projects; therapeutic day centers, AIDS residential services, and other specialized resident placements; several talks at pediatrics centers, educational institutions, and county departments regarding healthcare for children.


M.D.University of California San Diego
B.A.BiologyAntiock College

Licenses Certifications

Board Certified Pediatrician
American Board of Pediatrics
Medical Board of California
Physician and Surgeon
State Washington Health Professions Quality Assurance Certificate

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American Academy of Pediatrics

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases