Expert ID: 34021 | Non Medical Experts | Prosthetics
This expert has served as an expert witness in clinical legal cases since 1992 when he joined a major university’s renowned prosthetic and orthotic department as Chief and Director, which included a Faculty Assistant Clinical Professor Appointment in Orthopaedics and Surgery. He started as an amputee advocate providing life care cost projections and plans for amputee plaintiffs in liability cases. Over the years, the service has evolved to 40% plaintiff amputee cases and 60% defense cases including prosthetic and orthotic practitioners and companies, orthopaedic and ED trauma physicians, and even hospitals and medical centers needing prosthetic and orthotic defense expertise.
This expert is Board Certified nationally by the American Board for Certification in Prosthetics, Orthotics, & Pedorthics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists (the first or initial Fellow). He is also a Fellow of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO). He has honorably served on the Boards of Directors and as President for both the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists and the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association. He has further served as Editor in Chief of the professional journal of the industry, Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics. Prosthetic and orthotic clinical work settings have been primarily in leadership and management positions at three renowned university medical centers, two private practices, and the world’s largest publicly owned prosthetic and orthotic components, supplies, and materials sales and distribution company.
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Location: Raleigh, NC