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 Expert  725168

Expert in Plastic Injection Molding, Medical Device Design and Development, Disposables, Thermoplastic Resins

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

New York (NY)
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness

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He has designed, independently and as a team member, many disposable medical devices. Specifically he has worked on Stopcocks, Surgical Staple Guns, thermodilution catheters, IV kits, blood, air and solution filters.

He has also worked with mold makers on the design of the injection molds required to create these parts.


disposable medical device


medical device


plastic product development


medical polymer molding


plastic medical device


medical device product development

He has been responsible for the design and development of Consumer, Toy and Automotive products. He has worked with the Sales and Marketing groups in his company to define the new product, identify the cost parameters, set the time-lines, budgets and investment expenses. He then designed products, tooling and assembly systems, supervised the pilot production and handed the project off to manufacturing.

new product design


injection molding


new product development


household appliance new product development

In addition to his technical training in Plastics Engineering, he has shop floor experience. When he designs a part, he is also designing the mold to make it and considering how it will be assembled to other parts. He is am comfortable designing assemblies that are glued, screwed, ultrasonically welded or snapped together. He is familiar with all of the thermoplastic resins.

plastic component design


molded plastic part


plastic molding


plastic injection molding

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: New York, New York;  Yonkers, New York;  Newark, New Jersey;  Jersey City, New Jersey;  Paterson, New Jersey;  Elizabeth, New Jersey;  Bridgeport, Connecticut;  New Haven, Connecticut;  Hartford, Connecticut;  and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Often requested
with this expert:

Injection Molding, Training, Material Selection, Part...
Plastic Parts & Molding Processes from concept to mass...
Implantable and Non-Implantable Medical Device Risk,...
Biomedical Engineering; Medical Devices

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1965   MS   Plastics/Chemistry   Stevens Institute of Technology  
1963   BS   Industrial Management   CW Post College  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2003 to







He is a self employed consultant focusing on Product Design/Product Development issues for corporate clients and Product Liability and patent issues for the legal community.

2000 to 2003


Chicago Miniature Lamp Corp.




Design Engineer


He managed Product, Tooling, Manufacturing Systems Design and Development for the Automotive Products group of this major industry supplier. He was responsible for evaluating and cost estimating all new projects. He created, reviewed and modified product designs for cost saving and manufacturing efficiency

1994 to 2000


Intercon Consulting






He provided Product Design and Engineering Consulting Services to Domestic and International corporations. He solved long-standing technical, design and molding problems for a Syringe product line. He reviewed and redesigned parts and tooling, upgraded material selections, implemented new testing and release criteria.

1988 to 1994


Sutton Technologies Company, Ltd.



SR. Project Engineer


He was responsible for the design of new products and the design review of product submissions for this Tokyo based Product Development and Marketing firm. He coordinated all FDA, EPA and UL clearance testing for new products.

1983 to 1987


Pall Biomedical Products Corporation




Senior Design Engineer


He was the senior product designer for this manufacturer of disposable Medical products. He headed the design team that created a complete line of products for a new corporate division. He designed products, tooling and assembly systems

1981 to 1983


American Pharmaseal Corporation




Senior Project Engineer.


He was responsible for the product design, tooling and manufacturing process development of new disposable medical products for this division of Baxter HealthCare Corp.

1977 to 1980


United States Surgical Corporation




Manufacturing Engineer


He functioned as an internal Product Design and Plastics Consultant for this manufacturer of surgical stapling products. He evaluated and upgraded new product designs for cost efficient manufacture.

1965 to 1977


Verly Plastics Corporation



Project Engineer


He reviewed customer product designs for moldability, supervised production, contacted customers, generated quotations, designed injection molds and assembly tooling for this custom injection molding company

Career Accomplishments:

Society of Plastics Engineers

Professional Appointments

Past President - NY Section - The Society of Plastics Engineers

Consulting Services:
Recent Client Requests:
  • Expert for consulting on /advisor to injection molded plastic bottle.
  • Mold design expert for consultting on a container/ molded part system for lyophilized blood plasma.
  • Michigan manufacturing engineer expert for consulting on Seeking to help with product development.
  • Automotive expert in passive safety systems and engineering plastics.
  • Expert for consulting on UV light exposure and damage to chemical coatings of clients products with emphasis on testing.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
He has served as an expert resource for both Plaintiffs and Defendants. He has been involved in cases The cases he has worked on include issues of Product Design, Patent and Copyright infringement, faulty manufacturing, OSHA and FDA regulations.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Medical device engineering expert needed for consulting on Fox hollow catheters.
  • Biomedical engineer expert witness for consulting on Use of pre-filled diluent syringes in the Autoject device by an MS patient. The syringe broke when using the Autoject and caused injuries to our client.
  • Expert for consulting on permissable reuse of catheters in a hospital setting and pricing of new versus reused catheters.
  • Polymer resin expert for consulting on selection and physical characteristics of thermoplastic resins.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.


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