Expertise DescriptionI have over 5 years of experience in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with expertise in microsurgery and flaps for soft tissue, hand and limb salvage, biological tissues, venous ulcers, neuroma, breast surgery, and wound reconstruction. I also have extensive cosmetic surgery experience in facial, eyelid, nose, burn, breast surgery, and body contouring. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Plastic Surgery—Eyelid, facelift, breast, liposuction, abdominoplasty, rhinoplasty; Reconstructive Surgery for Hand Surgery, Limb Salvage, & Breast Reconstruction; Soft Tissue Specialist- Skin, fat, muscle, tendon, nerve, blood vessels; Wound Healing, Treatment, Prevention, Pressure Sores; Musculoskeletal Trauma, compartment syndrome, cold injury; Peripheral Nerve Surgery; Microsurgery – Free Tissue Transfer.
I have expertise in breast augmentation.
I have over 15 years of experience with the wound VAC, complex wounds and wound evaluation. I have also worked out SNFs and treated many complex pressure ulcers through wound care and reconstructive surgery.
|B.A.||Washington University||St. Louis|
|M.D.||Washington University||St. Louis|
|Residency||Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery||University of Chicago|
|Fellowship||Microsurgery & Hand Surgery||Buncke Clinic||San Francisco|
|American Board of Plastic Surgery|
|Medical Board of California|
Awards & Affiliation
|Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Univ. of California|
|San Francisco (UCSF) Med. Center|
|Member of the International Advisory Panel for Negative Pressure Wound Therapy|
|Consultant to multiple medical device companies (Smith&Nephew|
The American Board of Plastic Surgery
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases