Jeff Rabinowitz, DMD, FICOI

Dr. Jeff Rabinowitz, DMD, FICOI

165 Roslyn Road
Roslyn Heights , NY 11577
Office: 917-208-9629
Introduction

Dr. Jeff Rabinowitz is a highly experienced clinician and teacher and a seasoned expert witness in restorative, prosthodontic and crown and bridge dentistry, implants and oral surgery/wisdom teeth, periodontics and endodontics. Advising defense and plaintiff counsel on standard of care, malpractice, treatment complication/failure claims, as well as on issues of liability, he is strong in cases best defended vigorously and in cases best pursued actively, as well as in cases optimally settled. Dr. Rabinowitz' analysis and reports are critical in trial preparation and are instrumental in directing equitable settlements. Highly effective when testifying, he maintains an excellent record of success in court.


Areas of Expertise
  • Dental/Dentistry

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: F.I.C.O.I. Fellow of the International Congress if Implantology
D.M.D. Doctor of Dental Medicine, The University of Pennsylvania
GPR Residency, The Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Implantology, New York University
National Dental Boards
License in Dentistry and license in Parenteral/Intravenous Sedation, New York State
Expert Witness License, Florida
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Dental Association
Northeast Society of Periodontists
International Congress of Implantogy
New York State Dental Association, New York County Dental Society
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Assistant Clinical Professor; Touro College of Dental Medicine; current/active faculty member teaching dental students.
Attending and Instructor; Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; 1982 - 2007, teaching dental resident staff.
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: 175
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Dental practice standard of care - I have been retained as an expert in the areas of restorative dentistry (crowns, crown and bridge, prosthodontics), dental implants (surgical implant placement and implant restoration), oral surgery (third molar/wisdom teeth/extractions/bone grafting/sinus elevation), periodontics (gum and bone), endodontics (root canal), TMJ/TMD, cosmetic dentistry (veneers/laminates), nerve injury/nerve damage and dental infections. I have consulted on cases of misdiagnosis, treatment failure and treatment complications as well as cases of implant failure, crown and bridge failure, post-treatment numbness/sensory change/pain.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: Twenty Five
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: Seventy Five
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: One
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 3/10/21
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Eight
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Eight
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Twenty Five
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: I review and analyze cases of dental malpractice, dental treatment failure and misdiagnosis as an expert for defense and plaintiff counsel. I work with attorneys representing plaintiff patients and with attorneys representing defendant dentists, dental schools and hospitals. My case evaluation is based upon record and document review (clinical examination/IME when indicated). I provide case analysis, recommendations for case strategy and I testify in deposition or at trial when required.
I also review liability cases (accident, trauma, slip and fall) to assess injuries and opine on causation and required treatment.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: Fee schedule is available on request.
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: Fee schedule is available on request.
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: Fee schedule is available on request.
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: Fee schedule is available on request.
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel expenses for distant deposition testimony or trial testimony.

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