Expertise DescriptionI have more than 25 years of experience in all aspects of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and medical legal expert testimony. I have extensive experience in facial surgery, facial trauma, scars, burns, chronic and acute wounds, as well as cosmetic surgery. I perform Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) for medical malpractice cases and personal injury, and will review records, examine clients and provide medical photography and narrative reports as needed. I perform in-office deposition, and am experienced in providing testimony in court, of which I have been doing for over 20 years.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes performing Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs), and providing narrative reports, deposition, and testimony in court. I also provide record review for determination of the strength of the case and for use in preparing reports and for testimony. I have experience in all aspects of plastic surgery, wounds, and scars.
My professional experience includes Private Practice in Plastic Surgery for over 22 years, and I also run wound care centers for more than 7 years.
I have a lot of training in burns and burn wound management, and have run two major wound care centers in the past. I have also testified and served as a medical expert in several burn related cases.
I am a board certified plastic surgeon, in practice for 22 years. I am an expert in wounds and wound care, having served as director of two wound care centers at local hospitals in NJ.
I have been and am currently involved with several pressure ulcer cases. I have an expertise in wound care (as a plastic surgeon) and have directed two separate wound care centers at major medical centers.
I am experienced in breast implants and breast reconstruction and can discuss complications such as implant exposure and re-implantation.
|M.D.||Robert Wood Johnson Medical School|
|M.S.||Toxicology||St. John University|
|B.A.||Biological Sciences/Psychology||Rutgers College|
|New Jersey State Medical License|
|Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners|
|Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery|
|Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery|