Urology Expert 96564 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 20 years experience as a Laboratory Director in urology, specializing in stem cell research and tissue bioengineering for transplants and reconstruction. My expertise includes: amniotic fluid stem cell research (including for arthritic and degenerative joint disease); bladder issues; developmental biology; embryonic stem cell research; kidney diseases; kidney transplants; kidney surgery; magnetic resonance urography; organ replacement; organ transplants; pediatric urology; renal failure; tissue regeneration / repair; urinary tract diseases; and urologic surgery. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes: Assistant Professor in Urology; Clinically-appointed Attending Staff Surgeon; Lectures in Pediatric Urology to Rotating Residents; Head of the Laboratory for Organ Regenerative Research and Tissue Engineering, Developmental Biology Program.


M.D.University of Southern California School of Medicine
B.S.Biological SciencesUniversity of Southern California

Licenses Certifications

Licensure: California
Board Certification

Awards & Affiliation

Wright Foundation Award
American Foundation of Urological Disease Research Scientist Award
Baxter Research Award
Von L. Meyer Traveling Fellowship Award
Resident Teacher of the Year Award

Primary Affiliation

California Medical Association

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases