Dental Director Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Dental Director, Dentistry, General, Administration, Supervision, Insurance, Treatment Planning, General Practice, Quality Standards, Treatment Review, Abusive Third Molar Wisdom Teeth Extractions, Unnecessary Surgery, Root Canal Therapy, TMJ, Misdiagnosis,

Expert Witness No.1137



1939-43 Hempstead High School, New York

1943-44 University of North Carolina

1944-48 Degree DDS Columbia University, School of Dental & Oral Surgery

1961-62 Degree MPH University of Michigan, School of Public Health

Academic Appointments

1972-90 Lecturer, UCLA School of Dentistry

1964-72 Researcher, UCLA School of Public Health

1971-80 Lecturer, UCLA School of Public Health

1971-77 Clinical Professor, University of Southern California, School of Dentistry

Fellowships and Awards

1994 Special Merit Award, American Association of Public Health Dentistry

1968 Editorial Award, Journal of Hospital Management, for a publication

1962-63 U.S. DHEW, Public Health Service, National Institute of Health Research Fellowship

1962 U.S. DHEW, Public Health Service Traineeship

Dental Licensure


New Jersey

New York


Chronologic Professional Career Experience

1995 to 2003 Dental Director, Universal Care, Signal Hill, CA

1986-87 Director of Dental Operations, Western Region CIGNA Dental Health of California

1980-85 Dental Director, Los Angeles Hotel-Restaurant Employer-Union Welfare Fund Dental Center

1973-80 Dental Director, U.S. Administrators

1979-93 Head Dental Consultant, United Food & Commercial Workers Unions and Food Employers Joint Trust Funds, Cypress, CA

1964-72 Researcher, UCLA School of Public Health

1963-85 General dental practice, Los Angeles, part-time

1962-63 U.S. Public Health Service Research Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley

1961-62 Postdoctoral studies in public health, University of Michigan, School of Public Health

1960-61 General dental practice, Seattle, Washington

1955-60 Dental Director, Group Health Dental Cooperative, Seattle, Washington

1952-54 General dental practice, Farmingdale, N.Y

1951-52 U.S. Air Force Dental Corps

1948-50 General dental practice, Farmingdale, N.Y

Additional Activity

1992-93 Consultant, DentiCare of California, Inc

1988-90 Consultant, Affordable Health Care Concepts

1988-90 Consultant, California Department of Corporations

1985-88 Consultant, California Primary Physicians
1985-86 Consultant, United Firefighters of Los Angeles

1982-85 Consultant, Federal Trade Commission, San Francisco, Dental Pilot Study

1975 Consultant, California State Health and Welfare Agency-Negotiated DentiCal Contract

1976-79 Consultant, Family Health Services HMO, Pomona, CA

1970-79 Consultant, Blue Cross of Southern California, Group Dental Practice Program

Committee Appointments

1978 Advisory Conference, Health Care Professions Career Ladder Project, California State Department of Consumer Affairs

1976 Committee for Review of Dental Examination Procedures of the California State Board of Dental Examiners, Department of Consumer Affairs

1975 Advisory Panel on National Health Insurance, House of Representatives Ways & Means Committee, Subcommittee on Health

1975 Technical Advisory Committee, California Council for Health Plan Alternatives

1974-76 Board of Directors, National Health Law Program

1973-75 California Dental Association Task Force on Quality Evaluation

1973-74 Committee on Mechanisms of Quality Assurance, National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine


Available upon request


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