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Internist Addiction Medicine Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Addiction Medicine, Alcoholism, Alcohol Abuse, Drug Addiction, Substance Abuse, Drug Detection, Drug Forensic Analysis, Prescription Drugs, Illicit Drugs, methamphetamine, meth abuse, Internist Addiction Medicine, addiction evaluation, substance abuse, addiction psychiatry, detection analysis of all drugs abused, addiction withdrawal, addiction recovery, drug rehabilitation facility

Expert Witness No.2660


June 2003
Fellowship in Addiction Medicine
Loma Linda University

June 1994       
Residency in Internal Medicine
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
May 1991       
Doctor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine   
Dec. 1987   
Master of Arts in Physiology
Boston University Graduate School
Jan – Dec 1983   
First-year Medical curriculum
Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine
Dec 1983       
Bachelor of Science, Physiology
University of California at Davis

July 2010 – current     
Director of Addiction Medicine
A Private Company, Bangor, ME

Sept 2009 – June, 2010                
Staff Internist
Desert Oasis Healthcare, Bermuda Dunes, CA

June 2003 - April 2009      
Addiction Medicine Physician
Director, Inpatient Medical Services
Betty Ford Center, Rancho Mirage, CA   

Sept. 1999 - June 2002
Staff Internist
Kaiser Permanente Medical Offices, Lancaster, CA


Aug. 2003 - Current  
Clinical Instructor
Department of Psychiatry
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA


Jan. 1988 - Dec. 1988   
Produced and tested HLA tissue typing trays for organ donation and initiated original research and development of HLA trays
Sept. 1985 - May 1987  
Cardiovascular Research Assistant; post-myocardial infarction studies
Cardiac Muscle Research Laboratory

April 1982 – July 1982     
Cardiovascular Surgical Research Assistant       
Veterinary Surgery Division


Diplomate, American Board of Addiction Medicine
Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine (FASAM)
Certified Medical Review Officer (C-MRO)
Member, American College of Physician Executives
Member, California Society of Addiction Medicine
Board Eligible, American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners


California Medical License
Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Registration
Special DEA licensure for opiate detoxification with buprenorphine

Languages Spoken

Fluency in Spanish


Available upon Request      

Media Outreach

Available upon Request

Radio Interviews

Available upon Request