Urogynecologist Expert 517880 AL

Expertise Description

With more than 10 years experience, I am a fellowship trained urogynecologist/pelvic reconstructive surgeon. I have advanced training and education in the evolution and treatment of women with complex pelvic floor issues, including urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, pelvic pain, genital/urinary tract fistulas, and have additional expertise in correcting serious mesh complications. I have written numerous research articles and book chapters in the field of urogynecology and have been a guest speaker and lecturer at multiple scientific meetings. I have prior experience as a urogynecologist expert witness in Tennessee by providing consultations and deposition.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

While I have never been sued in a medical case before, I have been deposed several times, both as an expert witness and as a treating physician after correction complications of other surgeons. I have reviewed cases for and worked with several attorney groups throughout the United States. As Division Director at an academic medical center, I teach other physicians daily and utilize my expertise in my field as a practicing academic physician to form concrete decisions on my legal cases.

Consulting Experience

I have been hired to review tens of thousands of pages of medical records to serve as a consultant to several firms. I have also been hired as a consultant to pharmaceutical and medical device corporations.

Professional Experiences

I am the Division Director of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at a major university medical center. I am a member of several scientific societies designed to improve the lives of women, including the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons (SGS), the American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS), and the International Continence Society (ICS).


Degree Subject Institution
M.D. University of Tennessee Memphis College of Medicine
B.S. Biology University of Tennessee Knoxville

Licenses Certifications

Medical Licensure: State of Tennessee, State of Arkansas, State of Alabama
General: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Certified
Subspecialty: Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, Certified

Awards & Affiliation

American College of Surgeons
Knoxville Academy of Medicine
Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Tennessee Medical Association

Primary Affiliation

American Medical Association