Genetics Pediatrics Birth Defects Physician Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Medical Genetics Pediatrics Board Certified, Birth Defects, Chromosome Abnormalities, Mental Retardation, Disorders Of Growth, Disorders Of Development, Birth Trauma, Birth Asphyxia, Cerebral Palsy, Developmental Abnormalities, Genetic Testing, DNA, Paternity, Forensic Analysis, Cytogenetics, Mitochondrial Disease, Medical Genetics Pediatrics,


1970, B.S. Physics, University in Illinois
1972, M.S. Physics, University in Illinois
1976, M.D., medical school in Chicago

Post  Graduate Training

1976-1979, Pediatrics Residency at a county hospital in Illinois
1979-1981, Genetics Fellowship at a Hospital in Michigan

Professional Qualifications

1981, Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics
1982, Board Certification, American Board of Medical Genetics

Professional Experience

2004-present, medical center in Illinois, Director, Section of Cytogenetics, Department of Pathology

2001-2004, medical center in Illinois, Medical Genetics consultant; Pediatric Hospitalist:  In house pediatrician for general pediatrics unit, neonatal intensive care, Emergency Room

2000-2004, county health department in Illinois, Medical Genetics consultant; Staff Physician, Pediatrics

1997-2004, genetic laboratory in Illinois, Laboratory Director, DNA parentage and forensic testing

1997-2002, pediatric associates in Illinois, Associate, Private Pediatrics practice, Medical Genetics consultant, Good Shepherd Hospital

1986-1998, university medical center in Illinois, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics;
Director, Section of Genetics, Department of Pathology

1982-1986, hospital and medical center in Illinois, Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, Director, Cytogenetics Laboratory

Professional Affiliations  

American Society of Human Genetics
Genetics Task Force of Illinois
American Medical Association
Illinois State Medical Society
Ukrainian Medical Association of North America

Research and Publications

Available upon request