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 Expert  726860

Expert in Infectious Disease; Wound Care; Hyperbaric Medicine

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Alabama (AL)
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has over 30 years of clinical infectious disease experience on a full time bases. He is board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine. Expert has seen all the various types of organisms through out his years of experience. However, his primary interest was in the various bacterial infections in the various organ systems of the body. He did clinical research involving various investigational new antibiotics for many years. Expert has published several articles as a result of his clinical research. Because of the benefits of hyperbaric oxygen in certain infectious disease disorder, in 1981, he became an active physician in the use of hyperbaric oxygen treating various accepted medical conditions. He continues this today as a hyperbaric medicine physician. Expert developed a special interest in treating infectious skin and skin structure diseased along with infectious musculoskeletal diseases. These infection often had a relationship to wounds. Expert developed even more interest in the diabetic foot and osteomyelitis. This led him to become a physician treating various wounds at an established wound clinic in 1993. Expert continues to practice as a wound care and hyperbaric medicine physician today. He is currently the Medical Director of the Baptist Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Program @ Baptist Princeton Hospital. He is currently involved in the forming of a new medical specialty in wound care. Expert has been a legal medical expert in infectious disease throughout his long medical career with this continuing today.

bacterial disease


bacterial skin disease


infectious cardiovascular disease


infectious disease


infectious gastrointestinal disease


infectious lymphatic system disease


infectious musculoskeletal disease


infectious skin disease


infectious urinary system disease




surgical infection

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Birmingham, Alabama;  Montgomery, Alabama;  Huntsville, Alabama;  Tuscaloosa, Alabama;  and Decatur, Alabama.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1974   Infectious Disease   Infectious Disease Fellowship   University of Alabama University Hospital  
1972   Internal Medicine   Internal Medicine   University of Alabama University Hospital  
1969   M.D.   Medicine   University of Alabama School of Medicine   Deans Award-#1 in Class
1965   B.S.   Chemistry/Biology   University of Alabama  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

2002 to






He is the Medical Director of the Baptist Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine Program @ Princeton Hospital

1997 to 2002


Carraway Methodist Medical Foundation




Expert was a consulting infectious disease specialist and a physician member of the Carraway Wound Center

1974 to 1997


Norwood Clnic, Inc




Expert was a consulting infectious disease specialist, internal medicine specialist and a physician member of the Carraway Wound Center and hyperbaric medicine

Career Accomplishments:

Expert is a member of the A.M.A., A.C.P., I.D.S.A., M.A.S.A., A. A.W.C., A.P.W.C.A., U.H.M.S.


Expert is licensed to practice medicine in Alabama, and certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. In addition, he has completed wound care certification through the A.P.W.C.A., and completed hyperbaric training certified through the U.H.M.S.

Publications and Patents Summary

He has eight publication

Consulting Services:
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 an expert witness in infectious diseases since going into practice in 1974. He has been an expert both in defense and plaintiff cases and issues. He has given many depositions both from the defense and plaintiff side. He has appeared in court as an expert both in Alabama and Georgia. He continues as an expert witness today.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Infectious disease and wound care expert needed for consulting on Fournier's gangrene.
  • Pediatric infectious disease expert witness for consulting on c difficile wrongful death 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.

Additional Skills and Services:

Expert has taught medical and surgical resident throughout his medical career. He has given many lectures during this time. He has given lectures at different conferences/seminars in Alabama and surrounding states. Expert helped organize and participate in a regional seminar on hyperbaric medicine and wound care through the American Professional Wound Care Association.

Other Skills and Services

Expert has consulted to hospitals in Alabama on infection control matters.


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