Rheumatologist Expert 150176 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in medicine. My expertise includes rheumatology, gout therapy and practice, spondyloarthrpathy, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes rheumatology malpractice.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include having been a consultant to several pharmaceutical companies on clinical development. I am a Rheumatologist and Professor of Medicine at a major USA medical school. I teach the subject of Lyme Disease to the medical students in the Rheumatology course that I founded and direct, and to medical residents and rheumatology fellows, and I have lectured on the outside on Lyme Disease at the national Wilderness Medicine meeting. I see in my clinical practice (and have seen for years, including as referrals from my city’s public health department) cases of bona fide Lyme Disease, and patients referred for possible or bona fide Lyme Disease. I have a past publication on Lyme Disease, and I have regularly adjudicated medical research papers on Lyme Disease for many years as a major rheumatology journal Editorial Board member.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes: Chief of Rheumatology at a hospital.


MDMedicineMcGill University

Licenses Certifications

California Medical License
Diplomate in Geriatric Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate in Rheumatology
American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate in Internal Medicine
Quebec Corporation of Physicians and Surgeons
American Board of Internal Medicine

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American College of Rheumatology

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases