Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Expert 509186 NJ

Expertise Description

I 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

Expert Witness

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.

Professional Experiences

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.

Relevant Experiences

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.

I have been practicing plastic surgery for 25 years. I have an expertise in comprehensive wound care and I have extensive experience using the VAC. I have run two major Hospital outpatient wound care centers in the past and am well qualified to review this case.


Degree Subject Institution
M.D. Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
M.S. Toxicology St. John University
B.A. Biological Sciences/Psychology Rutgers College

Licenses Certifications

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