General Surgery Expert Witnesses

Medical Expert Witness Listings

You will find consultants in the areas of general surgery by clicking these links. The professionals found through this page may advise regarding surgical treatment of abdominal organs, including the intestines, esophagus, stomach, colon, liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and thyroid gland. They may also testify on bariatric surgery, abdominal surgery, esophageal cancer, stomach cancer, kidney transplants, chronic renal failure, resections, kidney cancer, metastatic disease, ovarian cancer, hernia repair, Whipple procedures, and pancreatic cancer, as well as related topics.

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Alexander R. Marmureanu (California Heart and Lung Surgery Center)
Dr. Alexander Marmureanu is a prominent thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon, with a special expertise in the field of minimally invasive surgery where he developed and pioneered several techniques and procedures. Dr. Marmureanu completed his General... Learn More ›

General Surgery Experts
Elite Medical Experts is a physician-based firm that identifies and aligns practicing, Board Certified professors of general surgery as expert witnesses with legal professionals. These general surgery experts not only know the standard of care, they define it Learn More ›

Jeffrey D Durgin, MD, FACS (Surgical Expertise)
Dr. Jeffrey D Durgin is an actively practicing general surgeon with experience in all aspects of general surgery, including but not limited to: trauma, thyroid/parathyroid, colonoscopy/EGD, laparoscopic, and bread-and-butter. Dr. Durgin is in Iraqi... Learn More ›

Keely L Buesing, MD, FACS (KLB Witness Services, LLC)
Full-time, acacemic surgeon practicing in a busy, Level 1-certified trauma center. I specialize in Emergency Surgery, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, and am double board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care by the American Board... Learn More ›

ERIC KLEINSTEIN, MD, FACS (MD Legal Consultants of South Florida, LLC)
Eric Kleinstein, MD is a Board Certified General Surgeon. He has been in practice in South Florida since 2002. Expertise in all aspects of General Surgery, as well as Wound Care. He has also reviewed many hernia and mesh cases. He has been Chief... Learn More ›
Alexis Chaudron (AEC Consulting LLC)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Alexis Chaudron is the owner of AEC Consulting LLC, an independent consulting practice through which she provides healthcare expertise honed through 15+ years of healthcare experience. Ms. Chaudron has...
Stephan Zweig
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Board certified General Surgeon with over 40 years of clinical experience in active clinical practice. Past partner physician with Southern California Permanente Medical group and past Assistant Clinical...
Paul Conte (Merit Medical Evaluations)
Location: Iowa and Nebraska
Areas of Expertise: Before he began practicing in clinical medicine, Dr. Paul Conte completed his residency and fellowship in Cardiothoracic at UW Madison. His specialties include general surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic...
Medical Advisors, Inc./Technical Network Consulting Service
Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Your Link To Americas Most Qualified Experts! Get the right Expert and the right Service! Medical Advisors, Inc. provides top ranked Board Certified physicians and academicians in all medical specialties....
David A. Mayer, MD, FICS
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Mayer's areas of expertise include general surgery, vascular surgery, and bariatric surgery. He has over 35 years in practice and over 25 years experience as an expert witness. Dr. Mayer is an...
Eric James Kraut (Eric J Kraut MD LLC)
Location: Maryland
Areas of Expertise: Eric Kraut, MD is a general surgeon who specializes in trauma and critical care. He is board certified in general surgery and critical care by the American Board of Surgery and is appointed as an assistant...
Elite Medical Experts
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Elite Medical Experts is a physician-based firm specializing exclusively in medical litigation. Our one goal is to align top-tier university professors with the legal community. We secure experts for medical litigation from every medical and surgical speciality.
JOHN M. SHAMOUN, MD FACS (PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY (FACE, NOSE, BREAST, BODY) / SHAMOUN AESTHETICS)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: SEXTUPLE (6) BOARD CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON with extensive experience in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Shamoun is the only Plastic Surgeon in the U.S. actively Board Certified by the...
Jeremy Laney
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Board-certified, fellowship-trained anesthesiologist at Keck Medical Center of University of Southern California (USC). Received my Medical Doctorate from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)...
Akram Alashari
Location: Michigan
Areas of Expertise: Dual board-certified in general surgery and surgical critical care. Fellowship-trained trauma surgeon. Trauma Medical Director and Department of Surgery Chair of ACS-verified Level II Trauma Center....
ForensisGroup, Inc. (The Expert of Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: For over 30 years, ForensisGroup has provided the nation’s top law firms, businesses, insurance companies, government entities with highly qualified expert witnesses and consultants. Experts referred by...
American Medical Forensic Specialists
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: MEDICAL EXPERTS FOR MALPRACTICE & PERSONAL INJURY CASES AMFS is America's premier medical expert witness and consulting company. We are a trusted partner with the legal community and provide a superior method of retaining medical experts.
Kari Jerge
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Jerge is a well respected surgeon with 10 years of clinical experience in surgery. She has worked in all settings across the country, from rural hospitals to large academic centers. She is dual board...
Jason Goodwin (Jason C. Goodwin, RN, MSN, MPH, CNOR)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I am an accomplished senior healthcare executive with experience within academic medical centers, integrated healthcare organizations, multi-hospital/multi-site systems, and free-standing fee for service...
Hussna Wakily, FACS
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Expert witness for general and bariatric surgery with over 14 years of clinical experience. Fellowship trained at Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Minimally Invasive and...
Thomas J Berger (Heart of the Matter Expertise)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Thomas J. Berger, became board certified as a cardiac surgeon by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery in 1981 and has been involved, as an expert, in approximately 400 medical malpractice cases....
Medilex Inc.
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: MEDICAL EXPERTS IN 180 SPECIALTIES, FREE INITIAL TELEPHONE ANALYSIS BY OUR DIRECTOR, A COST-CONTROL GUARANTEE...AND NO EXPERT SEARCH FEES–ALL MONIES ARE APPLIED TO THE EXPERT'S ACTUAL WORK. Medilex...
Joseph J Barrows (DISC Sports and Spine Surgery Center)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: As a Board-Certified Diplomate of Anesthesiology with 15+ years of experience in a clinically active practice, I have provided optimal care for over 4000 spinal surgical procedures. I am an official provider...
LEGAL NURSE CONSULTANT Donna S. Jones (DSJ & Associates, LLC)
Location: Georgia
Areas of Expertise: Donna has over 45 years of experience in the medical field including; Critical Care, Coronary Care, Respiratory Critical Care, Neurological Critical Care, and, Progressive Care. Her expertise includes...
JD.MD, Inc.
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: JD.MD, INC. - MEDICAL EXPERT WITNESSES & DENTAL EXPERT WITNESSES SINCE 1978 AVAILABLE NATIONWIDE IN THE UNITED STATES & CANADA JD.MD, Inc. has provided medical expert witnesses and dental expert...
John B Caputo (J & L Anesthesia Service, LLC)
Location: West Virginia
Areas of Expertise: CRNA leader. Clinical experience includes all types of anesthesia techniques: inhalation, total IV anesthesia and balanced techniques (adult and pediatric), epidural & spinal anesthesia as well as peripheral...
MRK Medical Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: MRK Medical Consultants, a physician-owned firm for more than forty years, has pioneered a truly client-centered approach to medical-legal services. We provide objective examination of personal injury...
Dan Parrish (University of Mississippi)
Location: Mississippi
Areas of Expertise: I am a board certified Pediatric Surgeon and Adult General Surgeon. My primary areas of interest are TRAUMA, ABUSE, and children with FEEDING DIFFICULTIES. I have been a board certified pediatric surgeon...
General Surgery FAQs

What is a general surgery expert witness?

A general surgery expert witness is a medical doctor who has specialized in the surgical treatment of diseases and injuries. These experts are often called upon to provide testimony in legal cases involving medical malpractice, personal injury, or wrongful death.

What is the role of a general surgery expert witness?

General surgery expert witness offers expert opinion in cases involving surgical procedures, such as appendectomy or gallbladder removal, and their complications.

How much can a person make as a general surgery expert witness?

General surgery expert witnesses may receive income in the potential ranges from $175 to $475 per hour or greater, depending on the whether testimony is involved. Some experts charge a flat fee per day for deposition or trial testimony.

What are the qualifications of a general surgery expert witness?

A General Surgery expert witness should be a licensed general surgeon with expertise in surgical procedures related to the digestive system, abdomen, and related structures.

In a lawsuit, how is evidence gathered by a general surgery expert witness?

A general surgery expert witness gathers evidence through medical records, imaging studies, and physical examinations. They may also consult with other medical professionals and review relevant literature to support their testimony.

What types of cases involve expert opinions from a general surgery expert witness?

General surgery expert witnesses may be called upon to provide expert opinions in cases involving surgical errors, complications, malpractice, misdiagnosis, and other medical issues related to general surgery procedures.