Dr. Steven H. Eisinger

FOC: Ob/gyn Services of Western NY
Suite 280, 125 Lattimore Road
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: 585-241-8935
Fax: 585-241-9868

Doctor Eisinger is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist. He is a full-time practitioner and teacher of Ob/Gyn, and works closely with midwives, nurse practitioners, and family physicians. As a Professor at a major medical school he is an expert commmunicator. He has been involved with medical-legal malpractice cases for over ten years, and accepts selected cases for both the defense and plaintiffs. Doctor Eisinger enjoys an excellent working relationship with his attorney clients, and he features prompt turn-around times and articulate written opinions. Specific areas of interest include general obstetrics, cesarean section, forceps and vacuum, breech, ectopic pregnancy, miscarriage, pregnancy termination, and benign gyn surgery.

Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: MD University of Michigan 1971
Residency University of Wisconsin 1971-75
Board Certifi-
cation American Board of Obstetrics
and Gynecology 1977

Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American College of Obstetricians
and Gynecologists 1977 to present

Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Please note that I have been a Professor of Ob/Gyn for 32 years.

Abortion, medical and surgical
Abruption
Adnexal masses (ovarian tumors)
Bartholin’s abscess
Breech delivery
Cancer detection in gynecology
Cervical disease, epidemiology
Cervical disease, treatment
Cervical disease in pregnancy
Cesarean section
Colposcopy
Contraception
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
Ectopic pregnancy
Endometrial ablation
Endometriosis
Family physicians and Ob/Gyn
Female genital mutilation
Fetal monitoring
Fibroids
History of Ob/Gyn
Hormone replacement therapy
Hysterectomy and related procedures
Induction and augmentation of labor
Infertility
IUDs
Labor management
Laparoscopy
Laser surgery
Legal issues in Ob/Gyn
Medical complications of pregnancy
Medications during pregnancy
Menopause
Menstrual disorders
Miscarriage
Multiple gestation
Obstetric emergencies
Operative delivery (forceps and vacuum extraction)
Oral contraception
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Pelvic pain
Placenta previa
Postpartum hemorrhage
Premature labor
Prenatal care
Prostitution
Sexual assault
Sexuality and the elderly
Sexuality and the physician
Sexually transmitted diseases
Shoulder dystocia
Sterilization
Ultrasound in pregnancy
Ultrasound in the first trimester
Vaginal birth after cesarean section

And many more topics

Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No

Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 75 (approx)

Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Obstetrics and Gynecology (please see areas of special interest listed in the introductory statement)

Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 40 percent (approx)

Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 60 percent (approx)

Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: 8-10

Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: October, 2008

Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: 6

Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: 6

Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 10-12

Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: case review and medical-legal consultation, literature search, written opinions and affidavits as required, depositional and trial testimony. Criminal consultation.

Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $450 per hour.

Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $450 per hour. $1500 retainer required on initial review, with refund for unused time.

Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: Local: $500 per hour ($1500 minimum, non-refundable)
Out-of-Town: $4500 per day, portal to portal

Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: Local: $500 per hour ($1500 minimum, non-refundable)
Out-of-Town: $4500 per day, portal to portal

Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel (first class required for flights over 1 1/2 hours)
Other expenses (e.g. preparation of exhibits)

References

References available upon request.

Publications