Lumbar Pain Expert Witnesses

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Lumbar pain expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including orthopedics, neurology, physical therapy, chiropractic care, and occupational health. Some of the most common specialties among lumbar pain expert witnesses also include spinal surgery, rheumatology, pain management, sports medicine, and rehabilitation medicine. They have provided opinions on the effects of workplace injuries, car accidents, surgical complications, degenerative disc disease, and improper lifting techniques.

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Thomas Lyle Hedge Jr, MDView profile

ID: 57920

Dr. Thomas Lyle Hedge Jr, MD

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California

Dr. Thomas L. Hedge Jr. has 41 years of experience in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He earned his BA in Biology from the University of California Riverside and his MD from Keck School of Medicine of USC. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine and his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at LAC+USC Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in...

Christopher Jules Winfree, MDView profile

ID: 60852

Dr. Christopher Jules Winfree, MD

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New York

Dr. Christopher J. Winfree has over 18 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BA in Chemistry from Dartmouth College and his MD from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons. After completing his residency in Neurological Surgery at the Neurological Institute - Columbia University Irving Medical Center, he went on to complete a fellowship in...

Marc Evan Duerden, FAAPMR, MDView profile

ID: 120457

Dr. Marc Evan Duerden, FAAPMR, MD

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Indiana

Dr. Marc E. Duerden has over 30 years of experience in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He earned his BA in Chemistry from Purdue University and his MD from Indiana University School of Medicine. After completing his internship at the Ascension St Vincent Hospital, he went on to complete a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Indiana University School of...

James Barbour Macon III, FACS, MDView profile

ID: 125954

Dr. James Barbour Macon III, FACS, MD

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Massachusetts

Dr. James B. Macon has 45 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BA in Chemistry from Princeton University and his MD from Harvard Medical School. After completing an internship in General Surgery at the Stanford Hospital and Clinics, he went on to complete a residency in Neurosurgical Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital, and a fellowship in...

Dean Y Chou, MDView profile

ID: 134231

Dr. Dean Y Chou, MD

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New York

Dr. Dean Chou has over 17 years of experience in the field of Spinal Neurosurgery. He earned his BA in Biochemistry from the University of California Berkeley and his MD from the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine. After completing his internship in General Surgery and his residency in Neurology and Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, he went on to complete a...

Lawrence Mendel Shuer, FAANS, MDView profile

ID: 138476

Dr. Lawrence Mendel Shuer, FAANS, MD

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California

Dr. Lawrence M. Shuer has over 38 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BA in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Michigan and his MD from the University of Michigan Medical School. After completing his internship in General Surgery at Stanford Hospital & Clinics and his fellowship in Neurology at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, he completed his...

John Howard Sampson, MBA, MD, MHS, PhDView profile

ID: 139818

Dr. John Howard Sampson, MBA, MD, MHS, PhD

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North Carolina

Dr. John H. Sampson has 25 years of experience in Neurological Surgery. He earned his BSc from St. John’s College - University of Manitoba, his MD from the University of Manitoba Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, his PhD in Neuro-oncology and his MHS from Duke University, and his MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. After completing his residency in Neurosurgery, he went on to...

Steven Andrew Stiens, MD, MSView profile

ID: 149471

Dr. Steven Andrew Stiens, MD, MS

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Washington

Dr. Steven A. Stiens has 32 years of experience in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, specializing in Spinal Cord Injuries. He earned his BS in Natural Sciences from the Xavier University of Cincinnati, his MD from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, and his MS from the University of Washington. After completing his Externship in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation...

Richard Norman Wein Wohns, JD, MBA, MDView profile

ID: 202154

Dr. Richard Norman Wein Wohns, JD, MBA, MD

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Washington

Dr. Richard N. W. Wohns has 40 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BA in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Harvard College and his MD from the Yale School of Medicine. He also obtained his MBA from the University of Washington Foster School of Business and his JD from the Seattle University School of Law years later. He completed both an internship in...

Carlos Antonio Bagley, FAANS, FACS, MBA, MDView profile

ID: 352837

Dr. Carlos Antonio Bagley, FAANS, FACS, MBA, MD

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Texas

Dr. Carlos A. Bagley has 16 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS in Biological Sciences from Duke University and his MD from Duke University School of Medicine. He also earned his MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. After completing his internship in General Surgery and his residency in Neurological Surgery, he went on to complete his fellowship in...

Lawrence Sheng Chin, FACS, MDView profile

ID: 514884

Dr. Lawrence Sheng Chin, FACS, MD

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New York

Dr. Lawrence S. Chin has over 28 years of experience in Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS in Cellular and Molecular Biology from the University of Michigan and his MD from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his internship in General Surgery and residency in Neurological Surgery at LAC+USC Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in Neurological Surgery....

Jerry L Bauer, FAANS, MDView profile

ID: 525657

Dr. Jerry L Bauer, FAANS, MD

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Illinois

Dr. Jerry L. Bauer has 44 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS from the University of Illinois Chicago and his MD from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. After completing his residency in Neurological Surgery at the University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, he went on to complete a fellowship in Stereotactic and Functional...

Stephen Harvey Shogan, MDView profile

ID: 581690

Dr. Stephen Harvey Shogan, MD

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Colorado

Dr. Stephen H. Shogan has over 40 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS from the University of Michigan and his MD from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his internship in General Surgery and his residency in Neurosurgery at the University of Michigan Hospital. Today, this expert is board certified in Neurological Surgery. Formerly, this...

Ali Najafi, MDView profile

ID: 619444

Dr. Ali Najafi, MD

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California

Dr. Ali Najafi has 23 years of experience in Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS from Missouri State University and his MD from the University of Missouri School of Medicine. After completing his residency in Neurosurgery and General Surgery at UH Cleveland Medical Center, he went on to complete a fellowship at Semmes Murphey Clinic. Today, this expert is board certified in Neurological...

Roger Härtl, FAANS, MDView profile

ID: 676334

Dr. Roger Härtl, FAANS, MD

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New York

Dr. Roger Härtl has 19 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery and he earned his MD from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich Faculty of Medicine. He completed an internship in General Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital and a residency in Neurological Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Hospital before going on to complete a fellowship in Spine Surgery at Barrow...

Glenn Edward Harper, MDView profile

ID: 677724

Dr. Glenn Edward Harper, MD

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Texas

Dr. Glenn E. Harper has 23 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BA from Baylor University and his MD from Baylor College of Medicine. He completed his residency in Neurosurgery at UT Health San Antonio. Today, this expert is board certified in Neurological Surgery. Formerly, this expert held roles as a Neurosurgeon at Dominican Hospital and then Ascension Seton....

Christopher Herald Comey, FACS, MDView profile

ID: 711457

Dr. Christopher Herald Comey, FACS, MD

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Georgia

Dr. Christopher H. Comey has 25 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary and his MD from the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He completed both an internship in General Surgery and a residency in Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center before completing a fellowship in...

Martin Zonenshayn, FACS, MDView profile

ID: 717112

Dr. Martin Zonenshayn, FACS, MD

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New York

Dr. Martin Zonenshayn has over 19 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS in Chemical Engineering from Columbia University and his MD from NYU Grossman School of Medicine. After completing his residency in Neurological Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, he went on to complete a fellowship in Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery at NYU Langone...

Jay Dennis Turner, FAANS, MD, PhDView profile

ID: 787274

Dr. Jay Dennis Turner, FAANS, MD, PhD

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Arizona

Dr. Jay D. Turner has 7 years of experience in the field of Neurological Surgery. He earned his BS in Biology from The College of New Jersey, his Ph.D. in Physiology from Rutgers University, and his MD from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He completed a residency in Neurological Surgery at the Barrow Neurological Institute and fellowships in Complex Spine Surgery at the San Deigo Spine...

David Elliott Adler, MDView profile

ID: 789374

Dr. David Elliott Adler, MD

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Oregon

Dr. David Adler has 28 years of experience in Neurological Surgery. He earned his BA from Oberlin College and his MD from the SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine. After completing an internship in General Surgery and a residency in Neurological Surgery, he went on to complete a fellowship in Spine, all at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Today, this expert is board...

Lumbar Pain Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a lumbar pain expert witness in legal cases?

A lumbar pain expert witness provides specialized knowledge on back pain, its causes, treatments, and impacts. They can offer crucial insights in personal injury or medical malpractice cases.

What types of cases might require a lumbar pain expert witness?

Cases involving workplace injuries, car accidents, slip and falls, or allegations of medical negligence often require the expertise of a lumbar pain expert witness.

How can a lumbar pain expert witness assist in a medical malpractice case?

They can review medical records, assess standard of care breaches, and testify on whether improper treatment led to exacerbated lumbar pain.

Are there subspecialties within the field of lumbar pain that an expert witness may focus on?

Yes, some experts may specialize in areas like orthopedic surgery, neurology, physical therapy or chiropractic care related to lumbar pain management.

Why is it important to have a lumbar pain expert witness who is up-to-date with current research and treatments?

Lumbar pain treatment evolves with new research. An expert witness who is current can provide accurate information about standards of care and potential treatment outcomes.

How does Expert Institute select its Lumbar Pain 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.

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