Emergency and  Family Medicine Expert Witness

Emergency and Family Medicine Expert Witness

W. Anthony Gerard, MD, FACEP

Elizabethtown, PA 17022

About the Expert

Experienced expert witness in Emergency medicine, Family medicine and Urgent care. Prompt response & excellent personal communication with your firm. Career emergency physician, assistant clinical professor in family medicine. Expertise & publications on rural emergency medicine, credentialing & scope of practice. As a family practice trained emergency physician, I have a broad scope of practice that includes the initial management of most clinical conditions.

Areas of Expertise

  • Emergency Medicine / Trauma
  • Family Practice

Expert's Profile

Full time clinician and assistant clinical professor. Expert on the standard of care for family medicine, urgent care and emergency medicine. Published author on family physicians in emergency medicine, workforce and credentialing issues in EM. Full-time practice of EM, part time urgent care.

As a family practice trained emergency physician, I have a broad scope of practice that includes the initial management of most clinical conditions -- sore throat, peritonsillar abscess, mastoiditis, allergic reaction, glaucoma, eye injury, loss of vision, double vision, vertigo, cerebellar, anaphylaxis, airway management, failure to intubate, arrhythmias, chest injury, trauma, pneumonia, pneumothorax, chest pain, heart disease, other myocardial diseases, pericardial tamponade, pulmonary embolus, aortic dissection, heart failure, other lung diseases, asthma, COPD, orthopedic problems (sprains, fractures, other injuries, back pain/cauda equina), wound care (infections, missed foreign bodies, tendon injury), cancer diagnosis and screening, mental illness (depression, anxiety, suicide), gastrointestinal emergencies (abdominal pain, appendicitis, ulcers, etc.), gynecological emergencies (e.g., ectopic pregnancy), neurological emergencies (meningitis, herniated disc, multiple sclerosis), hematological emergencies (bleeding), infections (MRSA, sepsis, shock), diabetes complications (DKA), hypertensive emergencies, diagnostic errors, urinary tract infections, urosepsis, pregnancy issues (preeclampsia), dermatological issues (rash, Steven's Johnson's, cellulitis), other: D-dimer, thrombolysis, poisoning, overdose.

Missed and delayed diagnosis, medication (drug) errors, negligence, medical errors.

Listed in the Following States

Emergency and Family Medicine Expert Witness is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).