Ms. Peggy M. Ochoa has 42 years of experience in the field of Labor and Delivery Nursing. She earned her ADN from Triton College, her BA in Health Education from the University of Saint Francis Illinois, her MS in Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety from Northwestern University, and her BSN from Purdue University. Today, this expert is licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Illinois and...
This qualified expert has over 10 years of experience as a registered nurse, specializing in labor and delivery, as well as critical care. She is licensed as a registered nurse in Massachusetts and earned her BS in business administration from Northeastern University before earning her BS in nursing from Virginia Commonwealth University. She holds certifications in basic life support, electronic...
Ms. Barbara True has over 47 years of experience in Women's Health and Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing. She earned her BSN and her MA in Nursing from the University of Iowa. Today, this expert is licensed as a Registered Nurse and Clinical Nurse Specialist in the state of Texas. Formerly, this expert served as a High Risk Maternal Fetal Clinical Nurse Specialist at Methodist Dallas Medical Center...
This certified registered nurse specializes in the practice of Labor and Delivery and Obstetrical Triage and has nearly two decades of specialty experience in her field, serving in both management and clinical roles at several major healthcare centers including one of the largest Labor & Delivery units in the country.
Ms. LaShea M. Haynes has 25 years of experience in Perinatal and Obstetrics Nursing. She earned her BSN in Nursing from Thomas Jefferson University, her M.Ed. from Widener University, and then her MSN from Mercer University. Today, this expert is licensed as a Registered Nurse and APRN in the state of Georgia. Formerly, this expert served as an Instructor of Nursing at West Georgia Technical...
This double board certified and highly qualified expert has had an extensive amount of experience in his field. He holds a Bachelors in Arts degree in Biology and Philosophy. Upon completion of his undergraduate studies, he decided to pursue a career in medicine by attending medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical Center. In addition, he also obtained a masters in science in NIH Human...
This qualified nurse currently works as a Labor and Delivery Staff Nurse at two major university-affiliated hospitals which are nationally recognized as among the best providers of OB/GYN care. He received an A.S. in Nursing from Quincy College and a B.S. in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. Certified as a Registered Nurse in Inpatient Obstetrics and in Electronic Fetal...
This qualified expert has 7 years of experience in the field of nursing. She earned her BSN from Quinnipiac University and holds a certification in advanced electronic fetal monitoring. She began her career in the medical field as a patient care technician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She then served as a registered nurse in the women's health unit at the University of Virginia...
This highly qualified expert has extensive experience in labor and delivery nursing, as well as maternal newborn nursing. She earned her BSN from Salem State University and has been practicing as a nurse for 13 years. She has formerly served as a clinical educator at Salem State University and as a registered nurse in the obstetrics unit at Melrose Wakefield Hospital. She has experience working...
Published on - April 25, 2017
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Published on - August 7, 2023
A woman received an $8 million jury award after a negligent cesarean section led to two cardiac arrests and an emergency hysterectomy, finding...Read more
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Published on - July 6, 2016
This case involves a patient in Mississippi who went into labor and had a cesarean section. This was patient’s 4th pregnancy, and she had undergone...Read more
Published on - November 8, 2016
This case involves a young mother who went into induced labor after experiencing a number of complications with her pregnancy. During labor, the...Read more
Published on - January 10, 2017
This case involves a first-time mother who experienced a traumatic delivery after her doctors failed to address her breech presentation before...Read more
Published on - July 12, 2018
This case involves a 34-year-old overweight female with gestational diabetes. The patient was screened 10 weeks prior to delivery and it was...Read more
What is the role of a Cesarean Delivery expert witness in legal proceedings?
A Cesarean Delivery expert witness provides insight into standard medical practices, potential complications, and whether appropriate care was provided during a C-section.
What types of cases can a Cesarean Delivery expert witness handle?
These experts can handle cases involving birth injuries, surgical errors, postoperative complications, or wrongful death claims related to Cesarean deliveries.
How can a Cesarean Delivery expert witness help in malpractice lawsuits?
They can review medical records, testify on the standard of care expected during a C-section, and determine if any deviations from this standard caused harm.
Are there subspecialties within the field of Cesarean Delivery that an expert witness might focus on?
Yes, some experts may specialize in high-risk pregnancies, emergency C-sections, or managing complications such as placenta previa or uterine rupture.
Why is it important to hire a Cesarean Delivery expert witness with recent clinical experience?
An expert with recent clinical experience will be up-to-date with current best practices and guidelines for performing C-sections, ensuring accurate and relevant testimony.
How does Expert Institute select its Cesarean Delivery expert witnesses?
Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.