Rheumatology Expert Witnesses

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Rheumatology expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including Internal Medicine, Immunology, Orthopedics, Geriatrics, and Pediatrics. Some of the most common specialties among Rheumatology expert witnesses include Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Gout, and Vasculitis. They have provided opinions on the effects of autoimmune diseases, chronic pain management, inflammatory disorders, joint damage, and treatment protocols for rheumatic diseases.

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Steven Eric Carsons, MDView profile

ID: 1581854

Dr. Steven Eric Carsons, MD

Dr. Steven E. Carsons has 43 years of experience in the field of Rheumatology. He earned his BA in Chemistry from New York University and his MD from New York Medical College. After completing both an internship and a residency in Internal Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center, he went on to complete a fellowship in Rheumatology at NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County. Today, this expert is board...

Rheumatology Expert Witness | VirginiaView profile


Rheumatology Expert Witness | Virginia

This highly qualified and double board certified Rheumatology and Allergy expert received his medical education at some the most highly regarded institutions in the country. He is a member of multiple professional organizations including the American College of Rheumatology. He is a former instructor of Medicine at New York University. He is currently Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at a...

Steven Michael Simons, MDView profile

ID: 141163

Dr. Steven Michael Simons, MD

This highly qualified and fellowship trained expert earned both his BS and MD from Wayne State University. After completing his internal medicine residency, he went on to train under a prestigious fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. This expert is active in his field as a member of numerous medical societies including the American...

Scleroderma and Rheumatology Expert Witness | ConnecticutView profile


Scleroderma and Rheumatology Expert Witness | Connecticut

This extremely qualified expert is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology and has been practicing for 39+ years. He completed both his internship and residency trainings at Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center and his fellowship training in theumatology and immunology at the University of Pittsburgh. He is a past president of the Scleroderma Clinical Trials Consortium and a...

Neil Stahl, MDView profile

ID: 22687

Dr. Neil Stahl, MD

This highly-qualified expert earned his BA and MD from Boston University. He went on to complete an internship and residency at D.C. General Hospital. He is active in his field as a member of the Fairfax Medical Society and the Washington Bone Club. He formerly served as a commissioned officer in the arthritis and rheumatism branch of the National Institute Health as well as the president of the...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


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...

Rheumatology Clinical Immunology Expert Witness | MassachusettsView profile


Rheumatology Clinical Immunology Expert Witness | Massachusetts

This qualified expert earned his BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MD from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital and his fellowships in rheumatology and clinical immunology at Yale University School of Medicine. In addition to being board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology,...

Rheumatology Expert Witness | TexasView profile


Rheumatology Expert Witness | Texas

This highly qualified expert has 20 years of experience in his field. He earned his MD from Mahatma Gandhi Mission's Medical College. He then went on to complete a residency in internal medicine at Mount Sinai, a fellowship in rheumatology at Louisiana State University, and a second fellowship in echocardiography at DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center. He is a member of multiple medical...

Rheumatology Expert Witness FAQs

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

A rheumatology expert witness provides insight on cases involving autoimmune diseases, arthritis, and other conditions related to joints, muscles, and bones. They can clarify medical facts, standard care procedures, and causation.

In what types of cases might I need a rheumatology expert witness?

Rheumatology expert witnesses are often needed in personal injury cases, medical malpractice suits, disability claims, or any case where a condition like lupus, gout, or rheumatoid arthritis is involved.

Can a rheumatology expert witness help with cases involving medication side effects?

Yes. Rheumatologists often prescribe medications like corticosteroids or immunosuppressants. An expert can testify about these drugs' expected effects and potential side effects.

What subspecialties exist within rheumatology that an expert witness might focus on?

Subspecialties include pediatric rheumatology and sports medicine. Experts may also specialize in specific conditions such as osteoarthritis, lupus, or fibromyalgia.

How can a rheumatology expert witness assist in a case involving misdiagnosis?

A rheumatology expert can review medical records to determine if the correct diagnostic tests were used and if the diagnosis aligns with the patient's symptoms and test results.

How does Expert Institute select its Rheumatology 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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