Surgical Ophthalmology Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Surgical Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, Eye, Eye Disease, Eye Surgery, Cataract, Glaucoma, Refractive Surgery, Dry Eye, Eye Laser Surgery, Vision Correction, LASIK, PRK, LASEK, Sub Bomans Keratomileusis, SBK, Intralasik, Custom LASIK, Epi LASIK, IOL, Anterior Segment, Capsulotomy, Ophthalmic, Medical Ophthalmology,


American Medical Association, 2000

Physician’s Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education with Commendation for Self-Directed Learning

State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine
MD, 1994
Microbiology, Cardiac and Neuroscience Courses
Psychiatry and Family Medicine Clerkships

Albert Einstein Hospital
Laboratory Technician, 1989 – 1990

Fordham University
Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1989

Magna Cum Laude

Phi Beta Kappa
Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Dean’s List
William Steinbugler Award for the highest grade point average in biology in the class of 1989
Recognized for outstanding service to the Fordham community as an officer on Fordham Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Hospital Training and Medical Experience

A Private Company, New York
Adjunct Surgeon, 2000 – Present

Paramus, NJ
A Private Company, Surgeon & Medical Director 2007 – Present

Scarsdale, New York
Attending Physician in private practice, LASIK surgery/general ophthalmology, 2001 – 2007

Heritage Hospital, North Carolina/Lowry Ophthalmology, Raleigh, North Carolina
LASIK surgery/general ophthalmology and specialized training in LASIK surgery, 1998 – 2000

St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center of New York
Chief Resident, July 1997 – June 1998
Ophthalmology Resident, July 1995 – June 1998
Transitional Intern, July 1994 – June 1995

Licensure & Certification

New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Medical Licenses
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology, Certified 1999, Recertified 2009

Lasik Certifications

Hansatome Microkeratome
XP Microkeratome
VISX Star 4 Excimer Laser with IR Registration
VISX CustomVue Treatments

Intralase 60 Hz Femtosecond Laser

LADARVISION 4000 Excimer Laser
LADARVISION 4000 CustomCornea Treatments
Bausch & Lomb Technolas 217Z Excimer Laser
Bausch & Lomb Technolas Zyoptix Treatments
Allegretto Wavelight Wavefront Optimized Excimer Laser, 400 Hz

Malpractice/Peer Review/IME Experience

Available Upon Request

Teaching Positions

Available Upon Request


Available Upon Request


Available Upon Request


Available Upon Request


Available Upon Request