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 Expert  727453

Expert in Neurology, Liability, Medical Reviews, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Trauma

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

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

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Expert is a board-certified neurologist and Fellow of The American Academy of Neurology as well as The Royal Society of Medicine. For over 20 years, Expert continues to practice neurology . She has consulted on numerous head trauma cases including the Central Park Jogger. In addition, as an expert she has testified in brain injury cases, pain and suffering, causality and medical negligence. She is President of the Neurodegenerative Disease Foundation and treats a host of neurological conditions including but not limited to nervous system disease, mental impairment, neuromuscular, spinal cord injury, headaches and trauma. She is an assisstant Professor of Neurology. In addition to excellent diagnostic skills, Expert hosts an internet program at www.podjockey.com. She is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Ethical Physicians and the American College of Geriatrics Specialists.

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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;  Bridgeport, Connecticut;  New Haven, Connecticut;  Hartford, Connecticut;  Newark, New Jersey;  Jersey City, New Jersey;  Paterson, New Jersey;  Springfield, Massachusetts;  and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Often requested
with this expert:

Neurology, EEG, EMG, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Medical...
Head, Neck, and Back Conditions; Multiple Sclerosis
Dementia, Epilepsy, ADHD, ADD, Migraine, Pain, Sleep,...

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1988   Neurolgy Resident   Neurology   Brooklyn Downstate/ Kings County Medical Center and New York Hospital Cornell  
1985   Intern   Medicine   North Shore University Hospital Manhasset NY  
1984   MD   Medicine   The Medical College of PA   Humanitarian Scholar, Excellence in Neurology, and an award for Leadership, High Character, and Creativeness in My Profession
1982   BA   Pre Med, History   Lehigh University   hon.Sc. D
1978   High School     Alfred G Berner High School   Valedictorian Class of 700

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1992 to 2009







She sees patients ,diagnoses and consults on various neurological conditions. In addition, she is a medical expert, testifies and reviews cases. In addition she is an Assistant Professor of Neurology, Published Author, and Talk Host.

1988 to 1992


Metropolitan Hospital- NY Medical College




Attending Neurologist


She Supervised Residents, gave lectures and attended to in-patients as well as neurological emergencies.

Career Accomplishments:

Fellow of American Academy of Neurology, AMA, New York Medical Society, Suffolk Medical Society, Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine


Licensed in medicine NY, certified in ethics and geriatrics.

Professional Appointments

President of the Neurodegenerative Foundation, Assistant Professor


Honorary Sc.D Lehigh University, Listed in " The Frontier Fifty: A selection of Outstanding Talk Media Webcasters" 2009, Regional and National White House Fellowship Finalist 1992, Woman of Distintion Award, Leopoldo Canales Award Excellence in Neurology, The Expert Sterling Hollander MD Memorial award for Promise of Leadership, High Character, and Creativeness in my Profession 1984, Paul Harris Fellow.

Medical/Professional Internships

Intern in Medicine North Shore University Hospital and Neuro Residency at NYH Cornell and Kings County. Movement disorders The National Hospital Queens Square: London, England.

Publications and Patents Summary

Authored the book, A Gift of Healing- A Legacy of Hope, the article A Gift of Healing Painfully Earned, abstracts on cocaine and seizures, strokes, CNS Toxoplasmosis. Featured writer for the Internal Journal and for the Alumnae Magazine MCP Today 1980-1984. Editor of High School paper 1977-1978.

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
2009 to   Department of Labor   Independent Medical Reviewer   Perform IMEs on Federal Employees applying for long term disability.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Called to review many cases of pain and suffering. Also to evaluate quadriplegics after major spine injury and to access awareness in head trauma comatose states.
  • Do personal injury and workers comp IMEs for insurance companies.
  • Do complicated medical reviews for insurance companies as well as attorneys across the US.
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 deposed on stroke cases, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, Downs Syndrome, dementia, head trauma, headache, spine injuries, myofascial pain, carbon monoxide poisoning, and more. In addition, she's testified in trauma, nerve injuries, head trauma, RSD. She's testified in state court civil and criminal. She's reviewed and written reports for federal cases.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Expert for consulting on mental capacity at time of death for litigation.
  • Expert for consulting on Cause of death - Traumatic injury to Retts' Syndrome patient.
  • Stroke medical malpractice expert witness for consulting on Adminstration of tPA causing a cerebral hemmorhage.
  • Expert in spinal injuries for personal injury case in NY.
  • Expert for consulting on liklihood of adverse effects for disabled patient who fails to take seizure medication and the identification of any physiological evidence of seizure as a cause of death through an autopsy.
  • Pain management pump legal expert for consulting on pain pump/ pain management med-malpractice case.
  • Neuromuscular expert for consulting products liability 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
1988 to 1988   England   Studied movement disorders as well as helped supervise and see patients in the clinic at The National Hospital Queens Square.
1989 to 1989   Thailand   Rounded in local hospital and instructed physicians in brain tumor management.
1989 to 1989   Singapore   Helped pediatric Malay children receive neurological care.
2000 to 2001   Russia   Helped orphans receive medical attention and needed neurosurgery procedures. Answered questions about neurology and reviewed test results.
1995 to 1995   Australia   Successfully resuscitated a man with an MI and CVA on a Quantas flight from New Zealand to Australia.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
English   She is fluent.
Spanish   She can converse in Spanish and is fluent in reading and writing.
Italian   She is able to speak somewhat. She is able to read and write.

Additional Skills and Services:

Head trauma, neuropathy, seizures, inspirational, and limbic system. In addition, she hosted a radio show on neurology for 7 consecutive years.

Other Skills and Services

Humanitarian scholar, ethicist, geriatrics. World travelled. Superb diagnostic skills. Sound scientific evidence. Does not think in a box. Can simplify tough concepts for the lay public.


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