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Laser expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including medical surgery, telecommunications, manufacturing, defense and security, and optical engineering. Some of the most common specialties among laser expert witnesses include laser safety, laser hair removal, laser eye surgery, laser cutting processes, and laser weapon systems. They can opine on the effects of improper use of lasers, malfunctions in laser devices, injuries caused by lasers, standards for laser safety, and innovations in laser technology.

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Michel Fernando Brones, MDView profile

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Dr. Michel Fernando Brones, MD

Dr. Michel F. Brones has 42 years of experience in the field of Plastic Surgery. He earned his MD from the University of Buenos Aires Faculty of Medical Sciences. He completed both an internship and a residency in General Surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital and another residency in Plastic Surgery at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in Plastic...

Plastic Surgery and Lipoplasty Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Plastic Surgery and Lipoplasty Expert Witness | California

This experienced Beverly Hills plastic surgeon earned his MD from the Yale University School of Medicine and pursued postgraduate training at UCSF and UCLA. Board certified in Plastic Surgery, he is a founding member of a society designed to improve wound outcomes through science and education and has been published extensively on plastic surgery matters. In addition to maintaining a successful...

Steven Jon Schwartz, MDView profile

ID: 22337

Dr. Steven Jon Schwartz, MD

This highly qualified expert has over 20 years of burn medicine experience. He first earned his BS in physical education from Towson University before earning his MD from St. George's University. He then went on to complete his transitional residency, residency as an OB/GYN, and fellowship in trauma and surgical critical care at the University of Maryland. This expert is board certified in...

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Expert Witness | California

This expert is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with attending staff appointments at multiple regional hospitals. He specializes in microsurgical free tissue transfer for the management of complex wounds, breast reconstruction, and abdominal wall reconstruction. He performs aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, and body and is a Diplomat of...

Joaquim Michael Havens, MDView profile

ID: 22518

Dr. Joaquim Michael Havens, MD

This highly qualified expert received his MD from Harvard Medical School and then trained as an intern, resident, and fellow at Harvard also. He is board certified in both general surgery and surgical critical care. He is a member of several national and regional societies and is extensively published in his field. This expert is a former surgery instructor at Harvard Medical School and is now...

Physical Therapy and Wound Care Expert Witness | TexasView profile

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Physical Therapy and Wound Care Expert Witness | Texas

This physical therapist and healthcare administrator has over 25 years of clinical experience and 12 years in managerial roles. She earned her B.S. in Physical Therapy from Texas Tech University Health Science Center and also later received a Master of Health System Management and a Master of Business Administration from Texas Woman's University. The expert worked as a Staff Physical Therapist at...

Jessica M FettermanView profile

ID: 26081

Dr. Jessica M Fetterman

This highly-qualified expert in molecular and cellular pathology has extensive experience in research related to tobacco products. She earned her BA in microbiology from Ohio Wesleyan University and her PhD in molecular and cellular pathology from the University of Alabama. She then served as a clinical research associate and an instructor of vascular medicine at Boston University, where she also...

Wound Care Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile

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Wound Care Expert Witness | New Jersey

This expert is the Medical Director of the Center for Advanced Wound Care at an academic medical center in New Jersey. She started her career in wound care after completing residencies in Surgery and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and fellowships at UCSF in Trauma and Burns/Wound Healing and in Surgical Critical Care at Johns Hopkins University. She served as an expert panel member for the...

Edmundo A Rivera, MDView profile

ID: 39811

Dr. Edmundo A Rivera, MD

This highly qualified expert has over a decade of experience in the medical field specializing in critical care and burn medicine. He earned his BS in business administration from the University of Southern California followed by his MD from Creighton University. This expert then completed a general surgery internship and residency from the Creighton University School of Medicine followed by a...

Wound Care Nursing Expert Witness | Rhode IslandView profile

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Wound Care Nursing Expert Witness | Rhode Island

This highly qualified expert is a certified nurse practitioner and licensed registered nurse. She receiver her BA from Seton Hall University and her BS in nursing from University of Rhode Island. She formerly held nursing positions at a number of medical centers including serving as a staff nurse of the medical surgical unit and as the lead nurse clinician of wound healing at Saint Anne's...

Rhonda Sue Renteria, BSN, CLCP, CLNC, RNView profile

ID: 126806

Ms. Rhonda Sue Renteria, BSN, CLCP, CLNC, RN

Ms. Rhonda S. Renteria has 39 years of experience in Nursing and 12 years of experience in Life Care Planning. She earned her ADN from Pasadena City College, her BSN from the University of Phoenix, and a certificate in Life Care Planning from the University of Florida. Today, this expert is a certified Life Care Planner by the International Commission on Health Care and a Certified Legal Nurse...

Burn Care Expert Witness | OregonView profile

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Burn Care Expert Witness | Oregon

This expert is a board-certified surgeon with a clinical fellowship in burn care. He is the director of a regional burn center and he has previously served as the chair for the department of surgery. In addition, he has published articles in the Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation.

Ilene Beth Warner-Maron, CWCN, NHA, PhD, RNView profile

ID: 6449870

Dr. Ilene Beth Warner-Maron, CWCN, NHA, PhD, RN

Dr. Ilene Warner-Maron has 45 years of experience in the field of Nursing Home Administration. She earned her BS in Sociology from Thomas Jefferson University, her MA in Social Gerontology, and in Law and Social Policy from the University of Pennsylvania and Bryn Mawr College. She also earned a Certification and then a Ph.D. in Health Policy from Saint Joseph's University. Today, this expert is a...

Trauma and Critical Care Expert Witness | FloridaView profile

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Trauma and Critical Care Expert Witness | Florida

This highly qualified expert is board certified in surgical critical care and has been practicing for 12+ years. He completed his residency training in general surgery and his fellowship training in trauma and surgical critical care at the University of Miami. He also concluded a NIH research training fellowship at the University of Texas. He is a fellow at the American College of Surgeons and a...

Charlotte Margaret Sheppard, DNP, RN, WCCView profile

ID: 6503415

Ms. Charlotte Margaret Sheppard, DNP, RN, WCC

Ms. Charlotte Sheppard has 28 years of experience in the field of Nursing. She earned her BS in Nursing from The University of Tampa, her MS in Nursing from Capella University, her ADN from the University of the State of New York - Regents College, and her DNP from Duquesne University. Today, this expert is Wound Care Certified by the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy, a Certified...

Burn Injury & Medical Device Expert Witness | MinnesotaView profile

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Burn Injury & Medical Device Expert Witness | Minnesota

This highler qualified expert has two decades of experience in basic and applied reserach in the thermal sciences. He has published well over 100 scientific papers dealing with biological heat transfer, burn injuries, and medical devices, among others. He has consulted for many companies in the medical device field and has presented well over 100 technical presentations at conferences and...

Plastic And General Surgery Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Plastic And General Surgery Expert Witness | California

This highly qualified expert earned his MD from the University of Toronto. He then completed residences in both General Surgery at Columbia University and Plastic Surgery at Harvard University. This expert is currently a member of numerous medical societies including the California Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Formerly this expert served as...

Plastic Surgery-Burns Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Plastic Surgery-Burns Expert Witness | California

This board-certified expert in Plastic Surgery has been practicing in the Los Angeles area for more than 30 years. He received his MD from the University of Buenos Aires and completed an Internship and residency in General Surgery at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore. He later completed residency in Plastic Surgery at UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. He is a member of the American...

Hand, Burn, and Plastic Surgery Expert Witness | FloridaView profile

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Hand, Burn, and Plastic Surgery Expert Witness | Florida

This highly-qualified expert earned his BS at the University of South Florida, his MS at Johns Hopkins University and his MD at the University of Puerto Rico. He completed general surgery residencies at the University of Puerto Rico and Wright State University. In addition, he completed a fellowship in hand surgery at the University of Virginia and fellowship in plastic surgery and burn at the...

General Surgery Expert Witness | OklahomaView profile

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General Surgery Expert Witness | Oklahoma

This board certified expert has been in clinical practice for over 10 years and is currently the Vice Chairman of the department of Surgery at his clinical institution. He is also the Program Director for the General Surgery Residency Program. He completed his residency training at the Tulsa Regional Medical Center (now Oklahoma State University Medical Center) and St. Francis Hospital. He is a...

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Laser Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a laser expert witness in legal proceedings?

A laser expert witness provides specialized knowledge on lasers, their operation, safety standards, and applications. They can offer insights into cases involving medical malpractice, product liability, or patent disputes.

What types of cases might require a laser expert witness?

Cases that may require a laser expert witness include those involving laser surgery complications, industrial accidents related to lasers, or disputes over laser technology patents.

How can a laser expert witness assist in a medical malpractice case?

In medical malpractice cases, a laser expert can provide insight into whether proper procedures were followed during laser surgeries and if any harm resulted from negligence or misuse.

Are there subspecialties within the field of laser expertise?

Yes, subspecialties can include areas like cosmetic laser treatments, industrial laser applications, and optical engineering. The specific expertise needed will depend on the case details.

Why is it important to hire a certified laser safety officer as an expert witness?

A certified Laser Safety Officer (LSO) has extensive training in safe laser use and regulations. Their expertise can be crucial in cases involving alleged violations of safety protocols.

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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.

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