Find a Drug Abuse Expert
Experts in chemical dependence, the addiction and abuse of illicit drugs. Specialties include expert testimony in criminal matters (DUI)and civil (personal injury and domestic relations). Drug Abuse experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Texas legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Texas.
The listings below are of Drug Abuse experts serving Texas.
Expert ListingsTexas Behavioral Health Associates, PLLC
Dr. Roger Vazquez
Dr. Roger Vazquez holds a bachelors in psychology from The University of Texas, a masters in clinical psychology from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, and a Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi as well. Dr. Vazquez is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Texas, as well as nationally certified as a Human Services - Board Certified Practitioner. Dr. Vazquez has worked in various mental health and substance abuse settings and completed his doctoral dissertation on substance abuse treatment. In academia, Dr. Vazquez has taught psychology and mental health counseling course at the undergraduate and graduate level, including teaching masters-level addiction courses. Dr. Vazquez has served as an expert witness in both federal and county courts, with experience in general litigation consultation, defendant psychological assessment, psychological report writing, ex parte hearings, and courtroom testimony (including direct and cross-examination). Furthermore, Dr. Vazquez has served as the jury foreman on a double homicide trail, giving him the added perspective of being a juror.
Sanjay Adhia, M.D. Forensic Psychiatrist
Dr. Adhia is triple Board-Certified in Forensic Psychiatry, Brain Injury Medicine and Psychiatry consulting in civil, criminal and probate cases and testifying as needed. Recent cases include date rape (DFSA), matricide, and medical malpractice between treater and patient, toxicity in transplant patient and evaluating PTSD in victims of human trafficking. Dr. Adhia is skilled in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment plans for anxiety and depression disorders, PTSD, medication, drug, and alcohol addiction. Dr. Adhia is Medical Director of PACE Mental Health Clinic, one of two in the Houston area providing patient care. Prior to private practice, Dr. Adhia conducted evaluations and treatment in a maximum security correctional facility requiring his skill in diagnosing and treating severe psychotic disorders and Impulse disorders; he treated psychosis with hallucination and delusional disorders, and schizophrenia. Psychiatric conditions among offenders were often combined with drug and/or alcohol addiction. Dr. Adhia conducts forensic evaluations with Physicians for Human Rights Asylum Network assessing victims of human trafficking, kidnapping, false imprisonment and undue influence. His skill in diagnosing PTSD is an asset in this setting. Dr. Adhia is experienced in institutional standards of care and medical malpractice in hospital and institutional settings with application to private treatment, rehab or senior care.
General and Forensic Psychiatry
Pogos H. Voskanian, MD
Board-certified in Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. Forensic Psychiatric Evaluations, Consultations, and Expert Testimony. Civil and Criminal. Plaintiff or Defense.
Steven L. Duckor, M.D., F.A.C.G., A.B.A.M., F.A.S.A.M
Steven Duckor, M.D.
Steven L. Duckor is a Diplomate with the American Board of Addiction Medicine, Certified Addictionologist with American Society on Alcoholism and Other Drug Dependencies and a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology. He is Past Chief of Staff of Chapman Global Medical Center in Orange, CA and is on their Executive Committee.
National Medical Consultants, PC
Initial Case Screening at No Charge
National Medical Consultants, PC, is the premier medical review team from some of the finest institutions in the country. Initial screening based on the summary of your case is always performed by qualified doctors at NO CHARGE. Our services are only available to medical malpractice attorneys and LNC's.
Forensic Addiction & Psychiatric Services, LLC
Shannon Miller, M.D., DFASAM, DFAPA, NCTTP
Board Certified in both Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine. FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION. Clinically active, wide forensic experience. Editor, major Addiction Medicine textbook. Court-deemed expert in Addiction Medicine, Psychiatry, Drug Testing, Gambling Addiction, Cough Medicine Abuse, etc.