Surgeon Hair Transplantation Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

General Surgery, Emergency Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Hair Transplantation, Aesthetic Medicine, Medical Doctor

Current Position:

July 2013, Practice Owner
Specialty General Surgery, Hair Transplantation, Aesthetics, Medical Weight loss, Independent Medical Examiner, Medical Case Reviewer

Hospital Appointments:

  • Monmouth South Medical Center, Lakewood, NJ
  • Centrastate Medical Center, Freehold, NJ
  • Community Medical Center, Toms River, NJ

Previous Position:

  • July 2012- November 2013, Associate; Monmouth Surgical Specialists, Hazlet, NJ
  • General, minimally invasive and Bariatric surgery
  • July 2010- June 2012, Associate; Ocean Surgical and Oncology, Brick, NJ
  • General and minimally invasive surgery, surgical treatment of the elderly, acute care surgery

Board Certified:

  • November 2010 General Surgery

Graduate Training:

  • October 2016: AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 6th ed. With Review of Principals of Disability Assessment, American
  • College of Independent Medical Examiners and American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (ABIME) 15 hours CME
  • Diploma: November 2013; American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
  • Laparobotic/MIS fellowship: July 2009-June 2010; Valley Hospital Medical Center, Ridgewood, NJ; Training in Da Vinci Surgical System and Foregut Surgery
  • Chief Surgical Resident: July 2008-June 2009; Seton Hall School of Graduate Medical Education, St Francis Medical Center, Trenton, NJ

Residency: October 2005- June 2008; Categorical Surgical Resident at Seton Hall School of Graduate Medical Education, St Francis Medical Center, Trenton, NJ

Internship: July 2004- October 2005; PGY1 and PGY 2 Preliminary Surgery at
Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ


  • August 2000- June 2004 American University of the Caribbean; received MD
  • August 1996- June 1999 University of Illinois; BS-Biology, Minor-History
  • August 1995- July 1996 Loyola University, Chicago, IL
  • August 1991- June 1995 Maine East High School, Park Ridge, IL


  • May 2006 Best Clinical Vignette, Seton Hall University 17th Annual Research
  • June 2002 Received Honorary Masters of Science degree in Basic Sciences from AUC

Training Courses:

  • 2016: Certified Independent Medical Examiner, ABIME
  • 2014: Advanced Aesthetics, Weight Loss and Hormone Replacement, AAAM
  • 2013, 2014, 2016: Advanced Aesthetics, Weight Loss, and Hormone Replacement, AAOPM
  • 2011; Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
  • 2010; Ethicon Laparoscopic Adjustable Band Course; Texas
  • 2007; Hands-On NOTES Course, UCSD, San Diego, California
  • 2008; SAGES Advanced GERD/Bariatric Surgery Workshop, Cincinatti, Ohio

Professional Memberships:

  • ACS

Languages Spoken:

  • Fluent: English, Russian
  • Semi-fluent: Spanish