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Orthopedic Physician Surgery Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Orthopedic Surgery, Physician, IME, spine surgery, Sports injury, upper extremities, Board Certified

 

 

 

CERTIFICATIONS:

CEDIR AMA GUIDES ST“   EDITION CEDIR AMA GUIDES 6TH  EDITION

(CEDIR  =  Certification   in  Examination   of  Disability  and

Impairment Rating by the AADEP, how IAIME)

 

EXPERIENCE:

Over 40 years as a practicing orthopedic surgeon

15 years’ experience in Independent Medical Exams Approaching 10 years’ experience in Medical-Legal Exams Over 65 Binding Arbitrations for the WA Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals

 

MEDICAL SCHOOL:

University of Oregon Medical School

[Now Called Oregon Health & Sciences University] Portland, Oregon, Graduated, Doctor of Medicine

 

INTERNSHIP:

Naval Regional Medical Center–San Diego

San Diego, California–7-74 to 6-75   Rotating Surgical

 

RESIDENCY:

Naval Regional Medical Center –San Diego

San Diego, California

Orthopedic Surgery

 

BRIEF FELLOWSHIPS:

Spine Pain, Rancho Los Amigos, Downey, CA

Dr. Leon Wiltse, Spine Surg, Long Beach, CA

 

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons               
  • American  Academy Neuro/Ortho Surgeons       
  • American College of Surgeons  
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons      
  • Union Co. Medical Society          
  • Oregon Medical Association       
  • Western Orthopedic Society      
  • Oregon Orthopedic Society        
  • Idaho  Orthopedic Association  
  • Arizona Medical Association       
  • International Academy of Independent Medical              
  • Evaluators (Formerly American Academy of Disability  Evaluating Physicians)      

 

PREVIOUS  STAFF  POSITIONS :

  • Staff Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Naval Regional Medical Center–Oakland
  • Oakland, California
  • Director Ortho Resident Education
  • Medical Records Committee
  • Director Ortho Spine Service
  • Assistant Medical Examiner-, Union County, Oregon March 1986 to December 1986 and January 1988 to March 1993

 

OTHER TRAINING:

Certified Instructor Advanced Trauma Life Support–1982 to present

Winter Emergency Care Instructor & Instructor Trainer National  Ski Patrol–1988  to present

ARC  CPR/AED  Instructor–2007  to 2014

Certification in Examination of Disability and Impairment Rating (CEDIR) by the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (IAIME, formerly AADEP) 2016. Both 5" and 6" Editions of the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment.

 

PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS

Available Upon Request

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