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 Expert  724005

Expert in Ophthalmology, Optometry, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology


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Ohio (OH)
USA
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise:

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The expert has over 25 years experience. Over 355 medical-legal investigations; 56 depositions and 13 court appearances. He has held the following educational titles: Professor, Chair of Ophthalmology; Professor, Physiology and Biophysics, Expert's University.

He has been, and currently is, a member of numerous prestigious professional societies, the recipient of numerous awards, and author of over 197 publications. He also serves as a senior member on Editorial Boards of various ophthalmology journals. He is Board certified in the following fields: Ophthalmology, Forensic Medicine, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. The expert is a former board examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology. His M.D. was obtained at Harvard. His Ophthalmology training was sought through Yale, University of California - San Francisco, Stanford University, and the Mayo Clinic. He has worked with legal counsel nationwide as both a defense and plaintiff witness. His areas of focus and majority of publications pertain to all of the following: Ophthalmology, Optometry, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology. His Special interests and expertise includes: medical malpractice; forensic retinal abnormalities; cataract surgery; anesthetic-induced ocular trauma and disease; laser eye surgery; glaucoma and drug toxicity; accident reconstruction and analysis; product liability (including contact lenses and Pharmaceuticals); refractive eye surgery; neuro-ophthalmology; pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus; double vision; ocular oncology; ophthalmic plastic, lacrimal, and orbital surgery; malingering; the biophysics of ocular and orbital trauma; post-operative blindness; and forensic ocular and orbital microbiology.

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artificial cornea

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cataract

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cryosurgery

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forensic medicine

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laser ophthalmology

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laser ablation

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oculoplastic surgery

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ophthalmology

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optometry

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reconstructive surgery

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surgery

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surgical implant device

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laser corneal surgery

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retinal disease

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facial plastic surgery

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pediatric plastic surgery

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ocular microbiology

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pediatric ophthalmology

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ophthalmoscopy

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cataract surgery

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eye care

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eyelid laceration


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Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Indianapolis, Indiana;  Muncie, Indiana;  Anderson, Indiana;  Columbus, Ohio;  Cincinnati, Ohio;  Dayton, Ohio;  Springfield, Ohio;  Hamilton, Ohio;  and Middletown, Ohio.

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1982   M.S.   Microbiology and Immunology   (Undisclosed University)  
1968   M.D.   N/A   Harvard Medical School  
1966   B.M/S.   N/A   Dartmouth Medical School  
1965   A.B.   N/A   Dartmouth College  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title  

1975 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Dr./Owner

 

1999 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

The Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research

 

1997 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Professor of Physiology and Biophysics

 

1985 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Director of Fellowship Program in Ophthalmic Plastic and Orbital Surgery

 

1979 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Active Medical Staff

 

1979 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Active Medical Staff

 

1976 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Active Medical Staff

 

1975 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Active Medical Staff

 

Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Montgomery County Medical Society; Ohio State Medical Association; Ohio Ophthalmological Society; Cincinnati Ophthalmological Society; Dayton Area Ophthalmology Society; Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology; Society of Heed Fellows; American Medical Association; Beard-Quickert Study Club; Orbital Society (Charter Member); American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus; Frank Walsh Society, Theobald Society; International Society for Orbital Disorders; Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group; American Ophthalmological Society; Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology; Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Soc.; International Neuro-Ophthalmology Soc.; American Society of Law and Medicine; American Association of Ophthalmic Pathologists; International Society of Ophthalmic Pathology; European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Cogan Ophthalmic History Society; R. Townley Paton Society; American Academy of Forensic Sciences; North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society; American Board of Forensic Examiners; American College of Legal Medicine; The Defense Research Institute; Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine; American Association of Physicians and Surgeons; American Board of Disability Analysts

Licenses/Certifications

Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners #98367; American Board of Ophthalmology; Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; American Board of Forensic Examiners; American Board of Forensic Medicine; American Board of Disability Analysts; Florida - #ME 77509; Connecticut* - #14818; California* - #G 26471; Ohio - #37081

Professional Appointments

Co-editor, Section of "Medicolegalities" - Survey of Ophthalmology; Assistant Editor, Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society;

Awards/Recognition

Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA); Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research Award,Expert's University School of Medicine; The Best Doctors in America Award:Midwest Region; Senior Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology; Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology; "Teacher of the Year" Award, Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio; Teaching Award, American Academy of Family Physicians; 5-time winner - American Medical Association's Physician's Recognition Award (1972, 1978,1989,1993,1997)

Medical/Professional Internships

Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology 1975; Fellow, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 1975; Fellow, American College of Surgeons 1977; Fellow, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 1980; Fellow, American Academy of Cosmetic surgery 1984; Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics 1988; Fellow, American Board of Forensic Examiners 1994; Fellow, American College of Forensic Examiners 1995; Fellow, American Academy of Forensic Sciences 1998; Fellow, American Board of Disability Analysts 2000


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

Patents: The Auto-ophthalmoscope, A Simple Intravenous Monitoring Device, A Convenient Method for Inserting Small Feeding Tubes Copywrites: The Computerized Pupil 1988 - Copyright No. TXU 328 799; Binocular Integrated Multi-Colored Visual Assessment Test (BMVAT I) 1999 - Copyright No. TX3 206 043; Binocular Integrated Multi-Colored Vision Assessment Test (BMVAT H) 1994 - Copyright No. VA 727-287; 20 expert poster presentations; 250 guest professional presentations; 1 keynote address at Ohio State University; 37 visiting professorships (16 of which were international); 93 guest lecture appearences; 3 theses; 127 published articles; 47 published book chapters; 2 invited editorials and 21 published expert letter-to-the-editor write in's.


Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1969 to 1970   U.S.N.R.   Lieutenant, M.C.   Medical Officer, Destroyer Squadron 14
1970 to   U.S. Naval Dispensary   General Medical Officer  

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