Prosthetics Expert Witnesses

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Prosthetics expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including medical device engineering, orthopedics, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and rehabilitation medicine. Some of the most common specialties among prosthetics expert witnesses also include biomechanics, amputee care, prosthetic limb fitting, and assistive technology. They have provided opinions on the effects of product liability, personal injury, medical malpractice, disability claims, and workplace accidents.

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Tom Foster Martin Jr., CPO, FAAOP, MHAView profile

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Mr. Tom Foster Martin Jr., CPO, FAAOP, MHA

Mr. Thomas Martin has 34 years of experience in Prosthetics Case Management. He earned his BA in Business Administration from Furman University, his BS in Prosthetics and Orthotics from Florida International University, and his MHA from the Medical University of South Carolina. Today, this expert is certified as a Prosthetist Orthotist by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics,...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Expert Witness | New YorkView profile

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Expert Witness | New York

This highly qualified and certified rheumatologist has extensive experience having practiced for over 13 years. Earning his MD from University of Ioannina Medical School in Greece with summa cum laude honors, he went on to serve as a Research Scholar at Northwestern University College of Medicine. He then completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Brown University’s Rhode Island Hospital...

Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile

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Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness | New Jersey

This highly qualified expert has over 25 years of experience in orthopedic surgery. He obtained his BA in molecular biophysics and biochemistry from Yale University, before receiving his MD from Temple University. He then went on to complete an internship in general surgery at the Albert Einstein Medical Center, a residency in orthopedic surgery at Boston University Medical Center, a fellowship...

Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness | ArizonaView profile

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Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness | Arizona

This Fellow of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons is a partner and faculty orthopedic surgeon at a private practice surgical center. He has remained in active clinical practice for over 30 years, during which he has authored and co-authored several publications on joint orthopedics and has made presentations on hip and knee reconstruction.

Metallurgy Expert Witness | UtahView profile

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Metallurgy Expert Witness | Utah

This professor of Metallurgy maintains a keen expertise in metallurgy, alloys, mechanical performance, metal deformation and fracture mechanics and failure analysis. After earning his PhD in Metallurgical Engineering from the prestigious Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, he moved to the United States where he served as a National Research Council research fellow at the Wright-Patterson...

Metallurgy/Materials Engineering Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Metallurgy/Materials Engineering Expert Witness | California

This expert has over 20 years of expertise in materials consulting and forensic engineering work. He received a bachelor's in manufacturing engineering from Brunel University of West London. He continued on at Brunel to earn his PhD in metallurgy. A licensed metallurgical engineer, he is a member of the American Society of Testing & Materials and the American Society of Materials International....

Biomedical Engineer & Prosthetics Expert Witness | ColoradoView profile

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Biomedical Engineer & Prosthetics Expert Witness | Colorado

This expert is a world renowned Biomedical Engineer specializing in prosthetics. He received a BA in mathematics and a BAI in microelectronics and electrical engineering from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, in 1983. After working as a control engineer in England, he moved to the USA and obtained his MS and PhD degrees in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. He has...

Biomechanics and Kinesiology Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Biomechanics and Kinesiology Expert Witness | California

This expert received his MSc and PhD in Biomechanics from the University of Waterloo (Canada), and followed up with a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Mobility at Toronto Rehab Institute/Sunnybrook Hospital/University of Toronto. He has over 25 years of experience in biomechanics and kinesiology of human movement. His clinical and research work has included orthotics & prosthetics, footwear, back...

Prosthetist Expert Witness | TexasView profile

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Prosthetist Expert Witness | Texas

This highly qualified expert has nearly a decade of experience in the field of Prosthetics. This expert received a BS in Computer Science from Texas Tech University and, after serving in the US Navy, this expert became a Certified Prosthetist at the California State University Dominguez Hills. He completed a residency at New England Orthotics and Prosthetics Systems and then went on to work as a...

Prosthetics Expert Witness | IllinoisView profile

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Prosthetics Expert Witness | Illinois

This expert attended Auburn University to complete his BS in Rehabilitation Services, his MS in Rehabilitation Counseling, and his PhD in Rehabilitation Services. He is a ABC certified Prosthetist and Orthotist, and a certified Rehabilitation Counselor. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, past board member Commission on Rehabilitation Education, and the National...

Prosthetics and Orthotics Expert Witness | PennsylvaniaView profile

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Prosthetics and Orthotics Expert Witness | Pennsylvania

This highly-qualified expert has over 25 years of experience in the field of prosthetics, orthotics, and assistive technology. She holds a doctoral degree in rehabilitation science and technology from the University of Pittsburgh. Her undergraduate education includes orthotic and prosthetic training from Century College, a BA in human service administration from Metropolitan State University, and...

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Prosthetics Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a prosthetics expert witness in a legal case?

A prosthetics expert witness provides specialized knowledge on prosthetic devices, their design, fitting, and functionality. They can testify on cases involving medical malpractice, product liability, or personal injury.

What types of cases might require a prosthetics expert witness?

Cases that may require a prosthetics expert include those involving improper fitting of a device, failure of a prosthetic limb, accidents due to malfunctioning devices, or disputes over insurance coverage.

Can a prosthetics expert witness provide insight into the latest advancements in the field?

Yes, a prosthetics expert witness stays updated with the latest advancements in the field. They can provide insights into cutting-edge technologies like bionic limbs and 3D printed prosthetics.

Are there subspecialties within the field of prosthetics that an expert witness might focus on?

Yes, there are several subspecialties within prosthetics including pediatric prosthetics, upper limb prosthetics, lower limb prosthetics, and sports prosthetics.

How can a prosthetics expert witness assist in cases related to sports injuries?

A prosthetics expert specializing in sports can assess if an injury was caused by a faulty device, evaluate if the device was appropriate for the sport, and determine if proper training was provided.

How does Expert Institute select its Prosthetics 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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