ROBERT G SCHNEIDER MD JD
Consultant CT Dept of Public Health. Chief of Medicine USAF Strategic Air Command Hospital.
Physician and Attorney well versed in standard of care issues, negligence, causation, injury and damages. For Plaintiff: how to avoid flawed cases, for Defendant: how to find the flaw in Plaintiff's case. Medical expert witness 30 years, more than 300 cases reviewed, deposed 35-40 times, trial testimony 15-20 times. Comfortable in hospital and in court room. Medical Malpractice. Taser injury and death. Geriatrics and Nursing Home Care. Drug Addiction.
Thirty years practice of Internal Medicine, subspecialty Cardiovascular Disease. Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
As Attorney settled $1,000,000+ med mal case.
Teaching experience: Speaker at annual hospital house staff seminar on medical malpractice. Moderator at 2 day CT Bar Association seminar: Medicine for Lawyers.
Clinical teaching: many years of house staff rounds in ICU and CCU.
Publications: Editor-in-Chief CT Bar Association Litigation Journal. Author of 4 medical books for public readers, and 4 articles in medical journals including 2 in the American Heart Journal. 139 medical articles for The Examiner online publication.
Liason Committee: CT State Medical Society - CT Bar Association
Cited by CT Supreme Court as "a credible witness" in case of Blanchette v. Barrett 229 Conn. 256 (1994)
Areas of Expertise
- Addiction Medicine
- Deadly/Excessive Force
- Emergency Medicine
- Family Practice/Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine
- Medical Malpractice
- Nursing Homes
- Personal Injury
Available Upon Request