Spine Surgery Expert Witnesses

Medical Expert Witness Listings

Expert witnesses who are available to consult and testify regarding spine surgery may be found here. The professionals found through this page may advise regarding cervical spine surgery, thoracic spine surgery, and lumbar spine surgery. They may provide reports and testimony regarding failed back syndrome, failed back surgery, and paralysis. They may also testify regarding cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine conditions.

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Benjamin Bjerke (Expert Spine Surgeon, Columbia/Cornell/Mayo-Trained)
Board-Certified, Fellowship-Trained and actively practicing orthopedic spine surgeon, completing over 200 spine cases annually of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. Clinical practice is fully dedicated to the diagnosis and surgical treatment of... Learn More ›

Tobias A Mattei (Neurosurgery & Spine Medical Expert Witness LLC)
I am an academic fellowship-trained neurosurgeon specialized in complex spine/deformity surgery, currently practicing as Assistant Professor at the Division of Neurosurgery of St. Louis University. I have been an active member of the North American Spine... Learn More ›

Spine Surgery Experts
Elite Medical Experts is a physician-based firm that aligns practicing, top-tier, Board Certified orthopedic surgeons or neurosurgeons as expert witnesses with legal professionals. These Spine Surgery experts not only know the standard of care - they define it. Learn More ›

Jeffrey H Oppenheimer (Neurosurgery Medlegal Services, LLC)
I am an actively practicing board-certified Neurosurgery with 30 years of experience. I am a graduate of Cornell University, the Georgetown University School of Medicine and trained at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles County Hospital.... Learn More ›

Daniel Cousin
With training from Harvard, Yale, and Columbia, Dr. Daniel Cousin is a fellowship-trained dual-boarded expert in Diagnostic Radiology certified by both the American Board of Radiology and also by the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Cousin... Learn More ›
Vik Mehta MD
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Mehta is a board certified, highly experienced brain and spine surgeon. He has more than 10 years of dedicated experience with medical-legal matters. He trained at the internationally recognized...
Neil Brown (Minimally Invasive Spine & Neurosurgery Inc)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: I am a board-certified neurosurgeon with twenty-five years of practice in general adult neurosurgery. Biomechanical opinions are based upon an BSc (Hon) in Applied Mathematics, an MSc in Physics, and...
Jennifer M Holt, OTR/L, CLCP, LCP-C, CFPS, CGCP (Holt OTR/L Solutions, LLC)
Location: Nevada
Areas of Expertise: With over 25 years of experience as a meticulous and dedicated healthcare practitioner, I excel in delivering top-notch Occupational Therapy services. My expertise extends to providing medical legal consultation,...
Keith Brookenthal
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Exclusive practice in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery Credentials: - Fellowship-trained Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon - Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons - Fellow American Academy of...
Howard Randal Woodward (Merit Medical Evaluations)
Location: Nebraska
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Howard Randal Woodward is an established physician with over 40 years of experience as an orthopedic spine surgeon. He independently owned a comprehensive spine and pain care center in the Omaha area....
Neal C Small (Orthopedic Expert Services)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Neal Small is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with over 30 years of clinical practice. Dr. Small has performed over 15,000 orthopedic surgery procedures. Dr. Small has extensive nationwide experience...
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...
Larry Fishman (Larry Fishman, M.D., P.A. Neurological Surgery)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: If you have difficulties with day-to-day activities because of chronic back pain or recurring headaches, our spinal surgeon can help you get back to a normal, healthy life. Neurological Surgery is a medical...
Thomas J. Zaydon, Jr. M.D. F.A.C.S. (The Plastic Surgery Institute of Miami)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Thomas J. Zaydon, Jr. is a cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon practicing in Miami, FL for the past 25 years. He is Board Certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and is a Fellow...
Richard L Bajakian (Bajakian Consulting)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: I am a Harvard trained CAQ Neuroradiologist with over 30 yrs of clinical experience. I have experience with both personal injury and medical malpractice cases. I am very accessible and easy to work...
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...
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...
Christine Hammer
Location: Washington
Areas of Expertise: Board-certified Neurosurgeon, orthopedic-neurosurgery Spine Fellowship trained
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...
William H. Dillin (Independent Spine Evaluation, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: An evidence-based practice features the best available information translated into patient care. Critical thinking in medicine, and the combined infusion of traditionally designed spine studies and the...
Hose Kim, M.D. (Arrowhead Evaluation Services - Locations Throughout Southern California)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Kim is an Orthopedic Surgeon who graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with dual degrees in biology and chemical engineering. He earned his medical degree from the Medical College...
Andrea Merrill (Medsurity Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Andrea Merrill, MD is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and a Surgical Oncologist at Boston Medical Center. She is board certified by the American Board...
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.
Sina Rajamand (Rajamand Consulting, PLLC)
Location: Nevada
Areas of Expertise: General Neurosurgeon particularly skilled in minimally invasive and complex spine surgery. Including percutaneous lumbar fusions, and minimally invasive brain and spine surgeries. Started Carson Tahoe...
F. Michael Ferrante (Ferrante Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Ferrante is a distinguished clinician–scientist with over 100 publications, including two textbooks on pain management, membership on national and international committees on the study of pain, repeated...
ROBERT P. MACK (Integrated Medical Evaluations, Inc.)
Location: Colorado
Areas of Expertise: DR. MACK WAS BOARD CERTIFIED IN ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY IN 1968.HE SPENT 10 YEARS ON THE FULL TIME FACULTY AT CWRU.HE THEN WENT INTO FULL TIME PRIVATE PRACTICE IN DENVER. HIS SURGICAL INTERESTS ARE IN THE...
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...
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.
David G Smithson (David G Smithson MD PC)
Location: Missouri
Areas of Expertise: David G. Smithson MD, CLCP, is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and is also a certified life care planner. He has been the medical director of inpatient rehabilitation wards at several...
Charles O Wood
Location: North Dakota
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Wood is a board certified neurosurgeon with over 39 years of experience involving brain and spine trauma, spinal surgery of all types, and considerable experience with most types of brain surgery....
Spine Surgery FAQs

What is a spine surgery expert witness?

A spine surgery expert witness is a medical professional with specialized knowledge and expertise in spine surgery, providing expert testimony in legal cases related to spinal disorders, injuries, and surgical procedures.

What is the role of a spine surgery expert witness?

Spine surgery expert witnesses provide opinions on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of spinal conditions and injuries.

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

Spine surgery expert witnesses may be compensated in the range from $250 to $450 per hour, or higher in some cases. The final fee is negotiated between the expert witness and the retaining attorney.

What are the qualifications of a spine surgery expert witness?

A Spine Surgery Expert Witness should be a licensed orthopedic or neurosurgeon with specialized training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of spinal disorders, and possess knowledge of spine surgery techniques and procedures.

For a case, how is evidence gathered by a spine surgery expert witness?

A spine surgery expert witness gathers evidence through medical records, imaging studies, physical examinations, and consultations with other medical professionals to provide an informed opinion on the case.

What type of cases might require opinions from a spine surgery expert witness?

Cases involving spinal injuries, surgeries, or malpractice may require opinions from a spine surgery expert witness. They can provide insight into the standard of care, surgical techniques, and potential complications.