As a Board Certified General Pediatrician and former Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine Dr. Silverstein is experienced in distinguishing between accidental and non – accidental injury, crucial in defending or prosecuting child abuse and neglect cases.
Dr. Silverstein specialized in: Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Child Abuse, Newborn Care, Foster Child Health, Asthma, Pediatric Standard of Care, ADHD, Pediatrics, Pediatric Urgent Care, Sexual Abuse, Abuse and Neglect, Child Neglect, and Custody Evaluation.
Dr. Silverstein is the author of several books including a popular Board Review Study Guide used by Pediatric Residents preparing for their specialty certification.
In addition, he is well versed in Pediatric standard of care in a variety of settings with more than 30 years of direct clinical and teaching experience.
Dr. Silverstein can provide unbiased case review and medical consultation for defense, plaintiff as well as criminal defense and prosecuting attorneys.
His opinions are based solely on the facts of materials reviewed, without regard to the position of retaining counsel. He has appeared as a testifying expert at both deposition and trial settings.
Areas of Expertise
- Child Abuse
- Child Sexual Abuse
- Emergency Medicine
- Family Practice/Family Medicine
- Lead Poisoning
- Medical Malpractice
- Personal Injury
- Sports Medicine
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