Expert Qualifications

This extremely qualified and fellowship trained expert earned both his BA and MD from University of Chicago. He completed an internship at UNC followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery at University of Chicago. This expert pursued his expertise in hand surgery by completing two hand surgery fellowships in Switzerland. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery with advanced qualification in hand surgery. This expert's career has been highlighted by numerous awards including America's Best Physicians for 6 years straight and The Gerald S. Laros Resident Teaching Award. He is also an accomplished scholar in his field as an author of over 50 journal articles, 2 books and several book chapters. In addition, he has delivered over 100 lectures and presentations on the national and international stage. Formerly, this expert was an associate professor of Clinical Surgery at University of Chicago. Currently, he is Director of the Hand and Microsurgery Service as well as Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at a major university medical school.

Bio Snapshot

  • BA, University of Chicago
  • MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Internship, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Residency, University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship, Hand Surgery, Eugene Kilgore, MD and William Newmeyer, MD, San Francisco, CA,
  • Fellowship, Hand Trauma Surgery, St. Galen Switzerland
  • Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board Certified, Advanced Qualifications in Hand Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Member, American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand
  • Honor, Chicago Magazine Top Doctors, Hand Surgery
  • Honor, America's Best Physicians, 2008-2014
  • Honor, The Gerald S. Laros Resident Teaching Award
  • Published, 50+ journal articles, 2 books, 10+ book chapters
  • Lectures and Presentations, 100+ on national and international level
  • Former, Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago
  • Former, Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago
  • Current, Director of the Hand and Microsurgery Service, Section of Orthopedic Surgery, top tier university hospital
  • Current, Vice Chairperson, Section of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, top tier university
  • Current, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, top tier university

Contact this expert witness

This licensed registered nurse has been in his field for over 27 years. He earned his AS in nursing from Virginia Appalachian College and is a certified legal nurse consultant. He is also certified in basic life support and advanced ...

This expert received his MD from the University Faculty of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt. He went on to complete his residency in integrated surgery from the University of Connecticut and his fellowship in surgical critical care from the ...

New Search