Nicholas E. Panomitros

Dr. Nicholas E. Panomitros

1918 S. Blue Island
Chicago , IL 60608
Office: 773-447-4161

Introduction

Nicholas E. Panomitros is a licensed dentist and attorney. He received his doctor of dental surgery from the University of Illinois College of Dentistry, and also earned a Juris Doctor and LLM. Dr. Panomitros has been practicing general dentistry for over 30 years, with advanced training in orthodontics and dental implants. Dr. Panomitros currently has faculty appointments at both Loyola University's Medical School department of surgery and law school. Dr. Panomitros was a clinical assistant professor at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry’s restorative department for over 5 years, and is now an assistant professor in the department of orthodontics. In addition to instructing advanced head & neck anatomy and human dentition, Dr. Panomitros had also taught pharmacology, ethics, dental materials, radiology, tooth anatomy, and oral medicine. Dr. Panomitros is a Fellow of both the Academy of General Dentistry and of the American College of Legal Medicine, and is a Diplomat of the International College of Oral Implantologists. He has been a dental board examiner for all five dental examining bodies throughout the United States, and is the former vice chair of the Illinois State Dental Board.

Email: nicholaspanomitrosddsjd@gmail.com
Cell: 773-447-4161


Areas of Expertise

  • Dental/Dentistry
  • HIPAA
  • Independent Medical Examinations (I.M.E.)
  • Medical Fraud
  • Medical Malpractice

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Licensed to practice Dentistry in Illinois (>30 years)and Michigan
*See the abbreviated curriculum vitae.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Dental Association
Illinois Dental Society
Chicago Dental society
International Congress of Oral Implantologists (Diplomate)
Academy of General Dentistry (Fellow)
American College of Legal Medicine (Fellow)
American College of Dentists (Honorary)
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: I teach and have lectured many times on dental matters including dental/medical negligence and standard of care.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: Never
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: >100 times
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Dental Nerve Injuries
Independent Medical Exam (IME)
Medical & Dental Negligence
Dental Implants
Dental Standard of care
TMJ/Motor Vehicle Accidents
Oral Surgery
Prosthodontics (crowns, bridges)
Restorative Dentistry
Oral Pathology
Orthodontics
Periodontics
Endodontics
HIPAA Compliance
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: approximately 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: approximately 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: >20 times
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: This year
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: >30 times
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: >10 times
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: >15 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: consultation
certificate of meritorious claim for medical negligence
reports
IME (independent medical examination)
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $475
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $475
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $950 hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $950 hour
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Can be discussed when discussion of being Retained takes place.

References

References upon request.