Dr. Andrew Wachtel, MD, FCCP

Dr. Andrew Wachtel, MD, FCCP

Work:

Co-Director, Southern California Institute for Respiratory Diseases

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, Albany Medical College

Dr. Andrew S. Wachtel has 36 years of experience in the fields of Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. He earned his BS in Biology from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and his MD from the Albany Medical College. After completing both an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, he went on to complete a fellowship in Pulmonary Disease at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Today, this expert is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Formerly, he served as the Director of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center and as Chief of the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was also an Associate Clinical Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He currently serves as an Attending Physician in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and as the Co-Director of the Southern California Institute for Respiratory Diseases. He is also a Pulmonary Specialist at Wolfe, Wachtel, and Artal, MDs.

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a****************@c****.org

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(310) ***-****

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Los Angeles, California

At a Glance

Expert Witness Activity

213

Plaintiff Cases

43

Defense Cases

161

Other Cases

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Expert Challenges

140

Malpractice Cases

4

Deposition Transcripts

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Personal Litigation

5

Publications

15

Media & News

58

Social Media Mentions

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Litigation Activities

219 records available

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Estate Of Barcey J. Ernest v. Genesys Regional Medical CTR, et al.

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2002-09-06

Luke Carlson, et al. v. City of Redondo Beach, et al.

Expert Witness

2020-01-09

Charles E. Witt, et al. v. St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, et al.

Expert Witness

2003-01-02

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Publications

15 records available

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Aeormedical Transport of the Mechanically Ventilated Patient

Journal Article

Prager is Blowing Smoke

Magazine/Trade Publication

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin deficiency Lung health

Magazine/Trade Publication

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Using Expert Radar, we uncovered a textbook chapter written by the opposing expert that contradicted his testimony, helping us secure a $44 million verdict—the largest single verdict for a single plaintiff in Kentucky's history.

Mark Alcott, Esq.

Harlin Parker

Media & News

58 records available

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Pulmonary Disease Cedars-Sinai Medical Center NPI1922108778. Update NPI ... health care industry (i.e. drug and device manufactures) and providers. These ...

Medical Malpractice Vol. - PDF Free Download

Injuries/Damages brain damage; brain, internal bleeding; hemorrhage; ... Ph.D., forensic pathology, St. Clair Shores, MI Andrew S. Wachtel, M.D., ...

Diagnosis of Non-small Cell Lung Cancer for Early Stage ...

by C GOEBEL * 2019 * Cited by 70 -- ... ROBERT MCKENNA, OSITA ONUGHA, ANDREW WACHTEL and THOMAS LONG ... a diagnostic potential for early stage lung cancer: The 33 biomarkers were CA-125, CEA, ...

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Education

Institution

Degree Type

Albany Medical College

Doctor of Medicine

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Bachelor of Science

Work History

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Co-Director

Southern California Institute for Respiratory Diseases

Clinical Chief

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Pulmonary Specialist

Wolfe, Wachtel, Artal, MDs

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