Dr. Nachman Brautbar, M.D.

1818 S. Western Ave., Ste. 505
Los Angeles, CA 90006
Office: 323-634-6500
Fax: 323-634-6501

Dr. Nachman Brautbar is board-certified in internal medicine, forensic medicine and nephrology, with a specialization in toxicology. His lists of academic appointments include Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine and Clinical Professor of Medicine Emeritus at the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine. He specializes in the fields of internal medicine, toxicology, pharmacology, and nephrology. His resume includes membership in 25 national and international scientific societies. Dr. Brautbar has published over 200 scientific papers and book chapters. Dr. Brautbar was a peer review for the Department of Health & Human Services (A Follow-Up Investigation of the Stability and Predictive Value of Kidney Biomarkers among Participants of Three Earlier ATSDR Health Investigations, 2000), Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry – ATSDR (Malathion, Chemical Technical Summary for Public Health Evidence, Second Edition, 2000). Dr. Brautbar has been on the faculty of the National Judicial College and has lectured to judges on the issue of scientific evidence. He has been the lead expert in toxic exposure cases, such as benzene exposure and groundwater contamination with MTBE and arsenic. Dr. Brautbar’s practice covers aspects of Internal Medicine, Toxicology, Occupational Medicine and Nephrology, including conditions such as lung disease, asbestosis, chemical injury, solvent related toxicity and occupational diseases. Dr. Brautbar has worked with both the Plaintiff and Defense. Dr. Brautbar has testified as an expert witness in toxic torts and product liability cases, and he frequently serves as a consultant on national and international levels. He has been a visiting professor at national and international scientific institutions and centers such as Yale, Harvard, Mayo Clinic, NIH (National Institute of Health), Czechoslovakia National Institute of Health, and the Weitzman Institute in Israel. Dr. Brautbar is a Fellow of the Collegium Ramazzini. Dr. Brautbar has testified in the California State Senate and the United States Senate on toxic groundwater contamination. A comprehensive résumé is available at: www.environmentaldiseases.com.

Areas of Expertise
  • Environmental
  • Environmental Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Toxicology
  • Nephrology (Kidney)
  • Pharmacology


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