Find a Standard of Care Expert
Experts in the practices of hospitals, nursing homes and other medical facilities, relating to the care of patients, treatment received, conditions of quarters, professionalism of doctors, nurses and aides. Standard of Care experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in British Columbia 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 British Columbia.
The listings below are of Standard of Care experts serving British Columbia.
Expert ListingsExpert Spine Surgeon
Benjamin Bjerke, MD
3320 Grand Mill Ln., ID
Dr. Bjerke has extensive legal experience in both Neurosurgical and Orthopedic Spine Surgery cases involving the spine. He has been in practice for over 10 years, with areas of professional expertise that include: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Scoliosis, XLIF, MIS TLIF, Neuromonitoring (Neurophysiology), and Spinal Cord Stimulators. He has given over 30 national and international presentations. He has provided legal expertise in dozens of Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Workers' Compensation, and Physician Competence cases.
Forensic Psychiatric Associates LLC
Alberto M. Goldwaser, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A
Dr. Alberto M. Goldwaser is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, in General Psychiatry and in Forensic Psychiatry. He has been named as a "Distinguished Life Fellow" of the American Psychiatric Association - a special distinction "for exceptional contributions to the community and the profession of psychiatry." Dr. Alberto M. Goldwaser has conducted Civil, Criminal, Military, and Administrative Forensic Psychiatric Examinations in many states. He offers Independent Medical Examinations and Testimony for Plaintiff and Defense.
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.
Sanjay Adhia, M.D. Forensic Psychiatrist
Dr. Adhia is triple Board-Certified in Forensic Psychiatry, Brain Injury Medicine and Psychiatry consulting and testifying in civil, criminal, military and probate cases. Recent cases include date rape (DFSA), sexual assault, 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 has served on the faculties of University of Texas Health and Science Center, University of Texas Medical Branch Department of Psychiatry. In 2019, Dr. Adhia was appointed by the Governor of Texas to the Governor's Advisory Committee to the Texas Board of Criminal Justice on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments. 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.
Apollo Business Solutions/The Taormina Group
Establishing duty of care is often too arbitrary to consider in products liability lititgation. Utilizing industry and international standars to define duty of care, I have successfully argued that defendent companies did or did not exercise an appropriate standard of care by comparing their actions to industry norms and standards.
Georgia Persky Consulting LLC
Georgia J. Persky RN, MBA, PhD, CLNC, is a seasoned 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, Hospital, Nursing Home and Home Health Agency, Fall Protection, Pressure Ulcer Prevention, Wrongful Death, Healthcare Practices and Records, Legal Nurse Consultants / LNC
Monica Argumedo, M.D., Forensic Psychiatrist
Park Ridge, IL
Monica M. Argumedo, M.D. is a Board-Certified Forensic and Clinical Psychiatrist (ABPN) in practice for over 15 years. Dr. Argumedo has testified about her forensic opinions in more than 40 cases in open court. Dr. Argumedo has rendered forensic opinions in many dozens more cases that settle without need for a trial. She opines in civil litigation and criminal jurisdiction and works extensively in HR private administrative matters.
Hezekiah Adesanya MD
Expert Drug and Device Safety Physician
Medico-legal Expert in All aspects of US & Global Pharmaceutical Industry Medical Practice. Expert in Device & Drug Adverse drug reactions & Standard of Care. Life Cycle Expertise For ALL Therapeutic Clinical areas Incl. Devices and all development phases from Translational Medicine up through post approval.
American Safety Consulting
Gary L. Buffington, CSP, CRSP, CSHM, PI
Santa Clarita, CA
30 Years Experience. Certified Safety Professional. OSHA, CAL/OSHA, OR/OSHA, TX/OSHA, MSHA compliance expert; Certified OSHA/MSHA Instructor; Construction, General Industry, & Mining Safety/Health standards of care; ANSI; Personal Injury; Investigations; Audits/Inspections; Offices in Florida & Kansas.