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 Expert  726645

Expert in Gynecology, Urogynecology, Family Planning

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Texas (TX)
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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert is Professor of Gynecology, Urogynecology, and Family Planning at Expert's Firm with nearly 35 years of clinical, academic, and research experience. He is also Medical Director of a regional Planned Parenthood for the past 25 years. He is a Board Certified Ob/Gyn and former Fellowship Director of Urogynecology at his institution. He has published extensively on areas in gynecology, urogynecology, and family planning. He has been Principal Investigator in many large multi-site clinical national and international studies. He as been Principal Investigator for NIH funded research.

Currently, his primary work is focused on teaching and providing care at his urogynecology clinic where is is both a medical director as well as an administrator. As an administrator he coordinates medical student and resident rotations at at his urogynecology clinic as well as at the Planned Parenthood in his region.

His clinical research in obstetrics and gynecology has been on clinical trials testing for female pelvic floor disorders, comparing bone mineral density of women using Lunelle vrs. Pharmacia and UpJohn, Duloxitene HCL in the treatment of Mixed Urinary Incontinence, determining the efficacy and safety of a 21day Monophasic oral contraceptive preparation of Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol, the safety and efficacy study of Desogestrel containing oral contraceptives, Desogen vrs. Lo Ovral, evaluating the efficacy and safety of Tibolone in the prevention of osteoporosis in the postmenopausal women, evaluating the Estradiol matrix transdermal therapeutic system in the prevention of postmenopausal bone loss, comparing vaginal cream in the treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis, evaluating the clinical protocol to demonstrate the effectiveness and safety of Nafarelin Acetate and the treatment of endometriosis, comparing the effect of Loestrin vrs. Allesse, Duloxetine vrs. placebo in the relief of stress urinary incontinence, studying the safety and efficacy of PEN 203 in the treatment of external genital warts in females,and evaluating the quality of life in patients treated with Tolterodine. His clinical research has been sponsored and funded by several nationally recognized pharmaceutical companies and corporations as well as the National Institute of Health and 3M.

He is familiar with ProbeTec, stem cell studies regarding human fetal tissue, alcohol-exposed pregnancies, anogential warts, Ciproflaxocin Once Daily, Medroxy7progesterone Acetate and Estradiol Cypionate Injectable, Depo-Provera on bone mineral density, vaginal atrophy and Lasofoxifene, various STDs, abortion, NuvaRing, Plan B and other pharmaceutical treatment related to obstetrics and gynecologic issues. He has been invited to speak and give lectures and presentations on the various topics at several teaching hospitals and medical colleges throughout the United States.


birth control


genital wart






human papilloma virus






Pap smear test


reproductive system disease


urinary incontinence




women's health

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Houston, Texas;  Pasadena, Texas;  Beaumont, Texas;  Baytown, Texas;  Sugar Land, Texas;  Port Arthur, Texas;  Galveston, Texas;  and Missouri City, Texas.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1971   MD   Medicine   George Washington University  
1967   B.A.     George Washington University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1984 to





Medical Director


As Medical Director, Expert oversees twelve health centers employing approximately 40 nurse practitioners who see 100,000 men and women annually for reproductive healthcare, including abortion services.

1978 to




Obstetrics & Gynecology and Urology




Expert is Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Urology at Expert's Firm in Houston, TX. He is founder of the Ben Taub Hospital Urogynecology Clinic which is the oldest urogynecology resident teaching clinic in the United States.

1977 to 1993


Private Practice



Private Physician


Obstetrics, Gynecology and Urogynecology

1984 to 1986


The University of Texas


School of Allied Health Services


Clinical Associate Professor


Physicians Assistant Studies

1979 to 1984




Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Clinical Assistant Professor


Professor and Chief of Section of Urogynecology

1975 to 1977


United States Air Force


Medical Corps


Regional Obstetrician-Gynecologist


Stationed at the Torrejon Air Force Base in Madrid, Spain.

1972 to 1975


University of Southern California School of Medicine


Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Clinical Instructor


Career Accomplishments:

Texas Medical Association; Galveston County Medical Society; Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; Fellow, Society of Family Planning; American Urogynecologic Society; International Continence Society; International Urogynecological Association; Society of Gynecologic Surgeons; Central Association of OB/GYN; Association of Reproductive Health Professionals; American Society of Reproductive Medicine; Texas Association of OB/GYN; Texas Reserve Las Officers Association; Houston OB/GYN Society; Association of Professors of OB/GYN; National Association for Continence; European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health.


Acitve Surgery and Medical Licenses in Texas, Louisiana, and California. Reserve Captain with Texas City Police, Intermediate Reserve Law Enforcement Officer Certification, State of Texas (TCLEOSE). Board Certified Diplomat, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG). Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners.

Professional Appointments

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS: Professor, Clinical Instructor, Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Fellowship Director and Chief of Femaile Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Urology at three different universities and colleges.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS: President, Medical Directors Council of Planned Parenthood, Founder and Director of his own Urogynecology Clinic, Captain, Special Operations and Medical Director for the his regional police and fire department, Medical Director of the Emergency Medical Services of various cities in Texas, for Planned Parenthood the the Greater Southeast Texas area and Senior Physician Surveyor.

He served as the Principal or Co-Investigator on over 50 research support projects on behalf of several major pharmaceutical development companies.

He is also a peer review journal reviewer for several journals in the field of obstetrics and gynecology and serves on the National Review Panel and Boards as chairman of several panels and committees.

A CV with a full list of professional appointments is available upon request.


Voluntary Faculty of the Year, Baylor Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology (1979, 1981, 1984, 1987, 1991, 1993). Physician Honoree, D'feet Breast Cancer, Inc. (a nonprofit organization securing free mammograms for women of Galveston County, Texas, 2006).

Medical/Professional Internships

Internship: Rotating, LA County-University of Southern California Medical Center (1971 - 1972).

Residency: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, LA County-University of Southern California Medical Center (1972 - 1975).

Publications and Patents Summary

He has over 50 publications in prestigious peer reviewed journals including the New England Journal of Medicine. He has also published over 20 abstracts, 15 poster presentations, and four book chapters.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - The Female Patient  
 - Women's Health (London)  
 - Anvances in Therapy  
 - Obstetrics & Gynecology  
 - International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction  

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1975 to 1977   USAF   Major   Regional Obstetrician Gynecologist at Torrejon Air Force Base, Spain
2001 to 2006   NICHD   Principal Investigator   Principal Investigator in Female Pelvic Floor Clinical Trials Network (PFDN). Voting member of the PFND Steering Committee.
1984 to   Texas City Police Department   Police Surgeon and Medical Director  
2007 to   Emergency Medical Services (EMS)   Medical Director   For cities of Dickinson and LaMarque, TX (2008 to present), and Texas City, TX (2007 to present).

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Senior Consultant for Gearson Leahman Group (GLG)
  • Senior Research Consultant for Planned Parenthood Federation of America
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:
Expert has been a designated expert witness in about 100 medical malpractice cases in the past 34 years. These are split about 50-50 for the defense and plaintiff. He has testified at trial in about 10 cases and his employer won the majority of these. Jurys have complimented him for his straightforward answers and layperson-friendly language and explanations. Expert has never made a living doing legal consulting for medical malpractice which constitutes <5% of his professional work and income. Expert does not advertise.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Urology expert for consulting on pre-existing problem aggravated by automobile accident.
  • Expert in A/P repair & vaginoplasty for standard of care case.
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.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
1975 to 1977   Madrid, Spain   Regional Obstetrician-Gynecologist for the United States Air Force Medical Corps, Torrejon Air Force Base.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
Spanish   About 70% proficient

Market Research:
Expert serves as a consulting expert for Gearson Leaman Group (GLG).

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:

Expert has attended hundreds of meetings and organized and delivered several seminars in Urogynecology and Family Planning for local Houston universities as well as the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology. He has lectured extensively locally, nationally, and internationally.


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