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 Expert  727553

Expert in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Medical Devices, ICU, Medical Informatics, and Startups


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Texas (TX)
USA
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

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Expert is a Pulmonary-Critical Care Medicine physician with experience directly providing patient care in the ICU setting. He has also been an Emergency Physician. Dr. Expert was Medical Director of the Medical ICU at The Methodist Hospital in Houston and Section Chief of Pulmonary - Critical Care Medicine at The Methodist Hospital. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at a College of Medicine, and was on the full time faculty for 20 years. He has served on quality management committees, business management committees, product selection committees in the academic and clinical environments at this College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital.

Expert thus has experience with medical devices and instrumentation, as well as in evaluation of medical devices. Expert has evaluated medical software and participated in the selection and implementation of the major EMR project for The Methodist Hospital.

A particular interest has been in medical informatics. Expert founded a company that takes the patient's perspective in the health care arena, and produces products and services that connect the patient to the surrounding care environment. Expert has experience both in software development and in medical entrepreneurism.

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biomedical device design review

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biomedical diagnostic instrumentation

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blood gas monitoring equipment

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blood pressure monitoring

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bronchoscope

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cardiopulmonary disease

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clinical research

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critical care monitoring equipment

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emergency medical equipment

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emergency medicine

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health care industry quality management

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health care management

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health care market research

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intensive care medicine

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intensive care unit policy

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intensive care unit training

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interactive patient-record system

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mechanical respirator

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medical computer system

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medical database

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medical device evaluation

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medical device process validation

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medical device product development

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medical diagnostics

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medical documentation

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medical informatics

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medical information system

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medical research

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medical software

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palliative care

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paracentesis

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respiratory care

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pulmonary critical care

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pulse oximetry

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respiratory disease

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respiratory gas analyzer

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respiratory physiology

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respirometer

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software engineering

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software product development assessment

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software system development


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Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Houston, Texas;  Pasadena, Texas;  Beaumont, Texas;  College Station, Texas;  Baytown, Texas;  Bryan, Texas;  Sugar Land, Texas;  Port Arthur, Texas;  Galveston, Texas;  and Missouri City, Texas.

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1975   MD   Medicine   University of Utah  
1971   BS   Chemistry   University of Utah  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2004 to 2009

 

Medical Center Intensivists, PA

 


 

CEO, President

 

Expert set up a private practice of Critical Care Medicine

2002 to 2009

 

PatientCentral Technologies, LLC

 


 

CEO

 

Expert created PatientCentral Technologies, LLC and in 2009 rearranged his time to devote most effort into it. Actiivies have included business setup and management, product development, marketing, funding, etc.

1984 to 2004

 

Baylor College of Medicine

 

Hypertension then Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

 

Assistant then Associate Professor of Medicine

 

Expert provided clincial care in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. He had a NIH-funded research laboratory on the biochemistry of adrenaline receptors. He became Director of Medical ICU at The Methodist Hospital and Acting Co-Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Baylor and Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section at The Methodist Hospital.

1980 to 1984

 

Duke University Medical Center

 

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

 

Assistent Professor of Medicine

 

Performed duties as a Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine physician as well as being Director of Medical ICU for 2 years. Expert also had a NIH-funded research laboratory on the biochemisty of adrenaline receptors.

1980 to 1980

 

Duke University Medical Center

 

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

 

Trainee

 

Critical Care Medicine training

1977 to 1980

 

Duke University Medical Center

 

Endocrinology and Metabolism

 

Fellow

 

Cinical Endocrinology Fellowship plus Research Fellowship in Molecular Biology

1976 to 1977

 

Duke University Medical Center

 

Internal Medicine

 

Resident

 


1975 to 1976

 

Duke University Medical Center

 

Internal Medicine

 

Intern

 



Career Accomplishments:
Licenses/Certifications

Texas Medical License, Certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Critical Care Medcine

Medical/Professional Internships

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Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

Numerous publications


Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1998 to 2003   NASA   Consultant   Helped develop medical facilities and protocols for Space Station, Shuttle and Mars Mission

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 more than a thousand medically related matters, sometimes also touching on evaluating product development.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Oxygen monitor expert for litigation involving alarm failure in an oxygenation monitor used in ICU.
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:
Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Expert has served on several product selection committees both for ICU medcial devices and medical informatics/information technology


 

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