Darrell L Henderson

Dr. Darrell L Henderson

Plastic Surgery Associates
1101 S College Rd Suite 400
Lafayette , LA 70503
Mobile: 337-278-2103
Office: 337-233-5025

Introduction

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in full time practice for over forty years. Specialty in long term burn care, complex hand and wrist surgery and general Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. Dr. Henderson has testified for the Plaintiff and Defense for over 40 years and has been accepted by the Court in over 20 states and Australia. Experienced in both complex and routine medical legal cases. Dr. Henderson has a dedicated Secretary to help your office get the information they need quickly and efficiently. Call 337-233-5025 or e-mail psalegal@hpyday.com for more information and to speak to Dr.Henderson.


Areas of Expertise

  • Burn Injury
  • Hand Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Personal Injury
  • Plastic Surgery

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Please see CV
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Please see CV
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Please see CV
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: over 10,000
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Plastic surgery, Burns, Hand, Wrist, Elbow and general Plastic Surgery, Standard of Care
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 60%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 40%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: about 1600
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: last week
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: about 250
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: about 250
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: over 40
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Examinations, Honest Opinions, Present and future treatment, Percentage of impairments, work with life care planner, perform surgery, Detailed Reports, Conferences with attorney, Depositions and trial
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $500 per hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $500 per hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $800 per hour plus preparation at $500 per hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $3500 per half day plus preparation at $500 per hour
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel and total time away from office at $3500 per half day
Detailed Reports $2750 (average)
Fully earned retainer when name disclosed $2500

References

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