Find a Medical Malpractice Expert
Experts in standards of medical care, code conformance, evaluation of records, review of policies and procedures, and human factors. See also the medical specialty involved Medical Malpractice experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Illinois 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 Illinois.
The listings below are of Medical Malpractice experts serving Illinois.
Featured ListingsGloria M. Kardong, MD, DFAPA
Medical Expert Witness, Psychiatry
Palo Alto, CA
Dr. Kardong is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. She is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University Medical Center. She provides consultation to the Stanford Schools of Law and Medicine and the California Medical Board. Medical Malpractice is one of her specialty areas.
Fred Hurst MD
Fred Hurst, MD
Board Certified Obs/gyn-member ACOG 25 years experience in chart review depositions and trial testimony for plaintiff and defendant. Fair and impartial opinions. Prompt response to all inquiries.
Expert ListingsGeorgia Persky Consulting LLC
Georgia J. Persky RN, MBA, PhD, CLNC, is an experienced nurse with over 40 years of broad Clinical Nursing experience (inpatient and surgical) and 25 years of Senior Leadership in Healthcare Organizations. Expertise include Nursing, Fall Protection, Pressure Ulcer Prevention, Pressure Sores, Healthcare Practices and Records, Legal Nurse Consultants / LNC.
Lynette Zills, M.D.
Lynette Zills, M.D.
Dr Zills is a physician board certified in Urgent Care and Family Medicine with over 21 years experience practicing full time Urgent Care Medicine. She holds medical licenses in Arizona and Illinois. Dr. Zills has supervised Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants throughout her career. She provides forensic expert services focusing on urgent care issues.
Merrill Wise, MD
Merrill Wise, MD
Expert in all aspects of sleep medicine (including adult and pediatrics). Full time board-certified sleep medicine specialist practicing in a large accredited sleep center, with academic background. Extensive involvement and leadership positions in field of sleep medicine through service on Am Academy of Sleep Medicine board, publication of numerous practice guidelines, multiple papers on evaluation and treatment of excessive sleepiness (hypersomnia), and participation in the AASM Sleep Scoring Manual and the International Classification of Sleep Disorders, 3rd Edition. Experience in medical malpractice review and testimony, intellectual property/patent law, and impact of sleepiness on safety.
American Orthopaedic Associates
Steven R. Graboff, M.D.
Huntington Beach, CA
Steven R. Graboff, M.D. is a Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Examiners, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Medicine.
Bargar and Associates
Robert J. Bargar, MD, SM
Board-certified in Quality Assurance/Utilization Review, Public Health, General Preventive Medicine, and Medical Management. Expertise in Insurance Companies, HMOs, Case Review, Medical Coding, and Billing.
Moore Consulting, LLC - A Legal Nurse Consulting Firm
Tamara Moore, RN, CLNC
La Salle, MI
Tamara Moore is an experienced legal nurse consultant - working with plaintiff and defense attorneys. Medical record review record organization location of experts literature research and the creation of timelines/chronologies are but a few of the many services offered. Your time is important - rush cases accepted at no additional charge.
Emergency Medicine Expert
Bruce Wapen, MD, FACEP
Foster City, CA
Experienced emergency physician, teacher & public speaker offers consultation, chart review and testimony for plaintiff, prosecution or defense regarding litigation arising from or involving the Emergency Department. 20+ years of experience as a medical expert with qualification as an expert at trials in the States of California, Alaska, Idaho, Michigan, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada & Florida.
Harold J. Bursztajn, MD
Medicine & Psychiatry Expert
Forensic Neuropsychiatry; Malpractice: Medical & Psychiatric; Employment: Harassment, Discrimination, Workers Compensation, Disability; Trauma; Brain Injury; Chronic Pain; Pharmaceutical Product Liability; Addiction; Criminal Responsibility; Testamentary Capacity; Divorce & Custody; Professional Misconduct
Kourtney Layton & Associates
Kourtney Layton, MRC, CRC, LVRC, ABVE/F, IPEC,CLCP
Kourtney Layton performs vocational analysis, life care planning, loss of earning capacity assessments and vocational expert witness services in medical malpractice cases. We can provide combined Loss of Earning Capacity (LOEC) and Life Care Planning (LCP) reports. Reports covering only a single topic are also available. Our reports provide a customized and comprehensive assessment of the vocational and medical/life care planning topics pertinent to your unique case, such as: Loss of earning capacity; Future medical care needs and associated lifetime costs; Vocational assessments, tests and measures; Rehabilitation and return-to-work recommendations; Evaluation of job search and/or mitigation efforts; Critique of other expert reports; In-depth analysis of the relevant labor market; Collaboration with economic experts to ensure a valid and reliable analysis; and Other customized services as needed. Ms. Layton's peer-reviewed methodology provides a sound, objective opinion that you can rely on.
Phillips Fractor & Company
Dr. G. Michael Phillips
Phillips, Fractor, and Company, your expert solution for economic, financial, statistical, managerial, valuation, accounting, and complex analyses. Our team is comprised of experts and consultants who blend active academic careers with real-world experience in a variety of fields.
Geoffrey A. Negin, M.D.
Board Certified Radiologist
Ft. Myers, FL
Specializing in personal injury, medical malpractice, traumatic brain injury and child abuse cases.Fellowship Trained in Neuroradiology and a Senior Member American Society of Neuororadiology. .Actively practicing general radiology for 20+ years with 90% of income derived form clinical practice.Performing medical legal and radiology case reviews for 20 years including experience in depositions and trial testimony. Experienced national lecturer. References relating to medical expert and trial testimony expertise are available upon request.
Lawrence Amsel, MD, MPH
New York, NY
Based on 28 years of experience in clinical psychiatry practice, academic research, and public health, Dr. Amsel serves as an expert witness at the interface of legal and psychiatric issues. His focus is on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Malpractice , Suicide, Medical Decision Making, Hospital Psychiatric Care, and Appropriate Standards of Care. Excellent references from top Law Firms available on request.
Michael Winer, MD
Michael Winer, MD
Michael Winer, M.D. is a Board Certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon with over thirty (30) years experience. His practice is located in Scottsdale, AZ & limited to conservative & surgical treatment of lower back degeneration & injury. CV & fee schedule available upon request.
Forensic Psychiatric Associates, LLC
Alberto M. Goldwaser, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A.
Jersey City, NJ
Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology; in General Psychiatry and in Forensic Psychiatry. Clinical Asst. Professor Psychiatry: New York University School of Medicine; Clinical Asst. Professor Psychiatry: Rutgers/RWJMS, Distinguished Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Assoc., Chair Ethics Committee IPE/NYU School of Medicine (NJ - NY)
Williams Forensic Mental Health Services
Martin H. Williams, Ph.D., Fellow APA
San Jose, CA
University of California forensic psychologist with offices in Northern and Southern California. Nationwide practice--Dr. Williams testifies on psychotherapy malpractice, fitness to practice, sexual misconduct and emotional damages. Malingering, PTSD, Risk of Violent re-offense, Borderline Personality Disorder, SVP, MDO evals.
Matthew C. Lee, MD, RPh, MS
Matthew C. Lee, MD, RPh, MS
As a physician, pharmacist, pharmacologist and researcher I have the unique and distinct perspective that no other expert has. My multiple degrees provide additional support to my experience to one another in being recognized as an expert by the courts.
Gary W. Tamkin, MD, Inc.
Gary W Tamkin, MD, FACEP
I am a board-certified emergency medicine physician. I have been called upon to express opinions in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, negligence, standard of care, and causation. I am involved in both plaintiff and defense cases, and expert witness work accounts for less than 5% of my total income. My qualifications include: Award-winning emergency medicine physician in active practice with 20+ years clinical experience, Tenured Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine at University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, Current Vice President of company that staffs 35 emergency departments, overseeing more than 800 ER providers in risk management and quality assurance issues, Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Past President of the California Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Medical Director of California Highway Patrol, Extensive publication and speaking experience in the area of emergency medicine, and Experienced expert witness.
Dr. Andrew M. Rodgers, Chiro. Phys.
Certified Chiropractic Expert Witness
Fort Lee, NJ
Dr. Andrew M. Rodgers has over 20 years of litigation review and approximately 100 cases reviewed. Complimentary consultation of viability of case for or against deviation of care. Active clinical practice over 38 yrs. Counsel of Chiropractic Orthopedics, American Forensic Examiners, and active member of the American Chiropractive Association. Mobile 201-394-6662.
Joseph B. Marzouk, MD
Infectious Disease Specialist
Specialist in Infectious Diseases/Infections in all Medical Specialties: HIV/AIDS, Infection Control, Food Poisoning, Internal Medicine, Independent Medical Evaluation. Medical Malpractice in the above areas; extensive experience.
Wolfgang Steudel MD
Dr. Steudel is a cardiovascular anesthesiologist with a background in lung research, and trained at Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School. Dr. Steudel is clinically active and specialized in cardiovascular anesthesia and difficult airway management, and will provide expert opinion and testimony on those, and other, anesthesia-related topics. Dr. Steudel is board-certified by the American Board of Anesthesiologists, and he is a long- standing member of the Editorial Board of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Steudel is licensed to practice Medicine in the states of California, Massachusetts, Montana and New York. He is member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the California Society of Anesthesiologists, the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the Massachusetts Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.
Herschel R. Lessin, MD
Stanford/Yale trained actively practicing Pediatrician for more than 32 yrs. More than 28 yrs. as an Expert for Plaintiff/Defense including deposition & trial. American Academy of Pediatrics National Policy author & reviewer. Will travel nationally as needed. Practical, accurate, & unbiased opinions based solely on the merits of the case.
C. Paul Sinkhorn, MD
OB/GYN - Medical Expert Witness
Expert Reviewer/Witness for OB/GYN. Teaching faculty at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center and University of California, Riverside Medical School. 50/50 Plaintiff/Defense. Please see website at www.expertdoctor.net for full information.
SP Medical-Legal Consultants, Inc.
Steven Pliskow, MD, FACOG, FACFE
West Palm Beach, FL
Board-certified in Obstetrics/Gynecology and Forensic Medicine. Available for medical chart review, expert testimony, and court appearances. Plaintiff or Defense. All other medical specialties available.
Elliot D. Felman, MD
Medical Expert Witness
Santa Monica, CA
Board-certified in Family Medicine. Over 30 years Experience in review of Standard of Care and Expert Testimony for both Plaintiff and Defense. Clinical Faculty, UCLA School of Medicine.
Elite Medical Experts, LLC
Burton Bentley II, M.D.
Elite Medical Experts specializes in medical and surgical litigation. From Stanford to Yale, and from all medical and surgical fields, Elite secures top-tier university Professors as expert witnesses. Each expert is a recognized specialist with a full-time clinical practice. Please call today for a case analysis by an in-house physician or nurse. Elite Medical Experts works directly with legal teams and does not accept inquiries from private parties.
Medical Advisors, Inc./Tech. Network Cons. Svcs.
Rhonda Grallnick, RN, BSN
Blue Bell, PA
Fully credentialed Scientific, Technical, Medical & Engineering experts in a full range of specialized fields. A support team of highly trained paralegals, strategists, nurses, and others are dedicated to your case. Experts nationwide. Free consultation.
Harlan Stratton, MD
Orthopaedic surgeon experienced in providing the type and breadth of legal support that attorneys require for their cases involving the musculoskeletal system. Review of the material can usually be provided within 7-10 working days of receipt of the pertinent documents. All reports are based on being honest objective and professional.
Pacific Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Implant Center
Armond Kotikian, DDS, MD, FACS
Expert Witness in the Field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dentistry. I have been retained on over 85 cases have provided over 40 depositions and gone to trial for a wide variety of cases related to the Oral and Maxillofacial region, Oral Surgery dental implant surgery TMD/TMJ facial trauma...Featured on CNN ABC CBS...
Ken Zafren, MD, FAAEM, FACEP
Ken Zafren, MD
Clinical Professor and Attending Physician Stanford University Medical Center, Emergency Programs Medical Director, State of Alaska. Staff Emergency Physician, Alaska Native Medical Center. Emergency Medicine, Trauma, Emergency Medical Services, Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, Mountain Rescue, High Altitude, Cold Injuries. 28 years of expert witness experience.
Board Certified Radiologist
Robert Hurwitz, M.D.
Las Vegas, NV
Dr. Hurwitz is a board certified diagnostic radiologist with 30 years experience in the private and academic venues. He has served as expert witness in over 200 cases both for defendants and plaintiffs. Dr. Hurwitz has authored two medical texts and 35 peer-reviewed publications. He volunteers as Professor of Radiology at two Universities.
IU Health Arnett Hospital
I am a board-certified fellowship-trained orthopedic surgery specializing in hip and knee replacement surgery. I am in my 29th year of active clinical practice and am a Clinical Assistant Professor in Orthopedic surgery at the IU School of Medicine.
Richeimer Pain Medical Group
Steven Richeimer, MD
Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Richeimer is Board-certified in Psychiatry, Anesthesiology, and Pain Management. He trained at UCSF, UCLA, and Harvard Medical Schools, and is Director of Pain Management at the University of Southern California.
Expert Pathology Consultation Services
Dr. Torres is an expert in: Surgical pathology of the gastrointestinal tract and liver, Surgical pathology of cancer and preneoplastics conditions, Tumor Pathology, Autopsy Pathology, Cause of Death, Causation, Standard of Care. Dr. Torres trained at Washington Univ-Barnes Hospital., M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, and Harvard-Brigham & Womens Hospital. Dr. Torres spent 12 yrs as Staff Pathologist and Director of Quality Assurance at Caris/Miraca Life Sciences.
Arthur Hadley, MD
Former Army Colonel and Army astronaut candidate who has commanded hospitals in the United States and overseas. Board certified in Family Medicine, Aerospace Medicine, Occupational Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Bariatric Medicine and Addiction Medicine can help you in legal consultation as well as performing Independent Medical Examinations.
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.
Seth Womack, MD, FAAEM
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. Full time practitioner of emergency medicine at a level 1 trauma center and its associated freestanding emergency room. Recognized by the American Academy of Emergency Medicine as having expertise in pediatric trauma neurological and cardiac resuscitation. Undergraduate Degree Magna Cum Laude in biomedical engineering.
Michael D. Leibowitz, M.D.,C.M.D.
Advanced Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation, P.C.
Roslyn Heights, NY
Experienced med expert, Board Certified-Physical Medicine & Rehab. Excellent credentials. Litigation support-plaintiff, defense & ins. co.;med malpractice, disability eval/mngmt., personal injury, peer review, utilization review, managed care, IME.
CRC SERVICES, LLC
CRC SERVICES, LLC employs Licensed & Board-Certified Vocational-Experts qualified in Federal-State, Family Law-Divorce, Workers-Comp, Social-Security, Employment Law & Personal Injury / Med-Malpractice proceedings;, addressing the following areas in the vocational domain: Employability, Earning Capacity, Vocational Disability, Job Analysis, Career Counseling, Job Placement, Labor Market Access and Job Search Diligence. Est. 1981. Office locations in Windsor, CT, Longmeadow, MA, New Rochelle, NY and San Francisco, CA. 24/7/365 - Nationwide availability - Prompt record reviews.
Pacific Neuropsychiatric Institute (PNI)
Vernon M. Neppe, MD, PhD, FRSSAf, BN&NP, DFAPA, DPM, MMed
Internationally renowned, experienced expert, civil consultations/testimony; neuropsychiatry, behavioral neurology, head trauma, psychopharmacology, brain-injury. Professor, America's Top Doctors, uniquely qualified, highly published, 10+ books, professional communicator.
White, Zuckerman, Warsavsky, Luna & Hunt
Sherman Oaks, CA
100s of times as Expert Witnesses for Business, Real Estate, and Personal Injury Litigation & Marital Dissolution; Damage Analysis of Lost Profits/Earnings, Business Valuation,Forensic Accounting and Investigative Analysis of Liability & Fraud. Offices in Sherman Oaks and Irvine. Second office: 4 Park Plaza., Suite #200. Irvine, CA 92614
San Francisco, CA
Failure to notify, malpractice insurance, audits, critical findings notification as impacted by HITECH and Meaningful Use Stage 1, Stage 2, Stage 3.
Shimon Oami, MD
Shimon Oami, MD
Dr. Oami is a highly experienced quadruple board certified pathologist with fellowship training and board certification by both the American board of pathology and the American board of dermatology. His areas of expertise include Dermatopathology, cytopathology, Anatomic, Surgical and Clinical Pathology, Cancer / Tumor pathology and pathology of preneoplastics conditions, Infectious disease pathology, Pap smear, ThinPrep and SurePath Gyn and Non Gyn exfoliative pathology, FNA pathology, Autopsy Pathology, Delayed diagnosis, Cause of Death, Causation and Standard of care. He has a deep understanding of the laboratory setting and processes and is very discerning of clinical implications involving the different intricacies of laboratory practice and as they apply to clinical practice. Expertise in clinico-pathologic correlation and deviation from standard of care have made him instrumental in securing judgments on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants alike. As an effective communicator with a compelling and logical trajectory of thought, he has been instrumental in ensuring success on behalf of the defense as well as in assisting to prosecute cases on behalf of the plaintiff. Those who have used his services describe him as "professorial, effective and convincing."
Meier Orthopedic Sports Medicine
Dr. Steven W. Meier, M.D.
Beverly Hills, CA
As a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a full-time surgical practice Dr. Meier has both the scope of knowledge practical experience to provide expert opinions. As an expert witness Dr. Meier provides testimony in Personal Injury Medical Malpractice with extensive experience in both deposition trial for both plaintiff defense.