Dr. James Leo, MD, FACP, FCCP

Dr. James Leo, MD, FACP, FCCP

Work:

Chief Medical Officer, MemorialCare Health System

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine

Dr. James Leo has 35 years of experience in the field of Critical Care Medicine and Emergency Medicine. He earned his BS in Biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MD from the UCSF School of Medicine. After completing his internship in Internal Medicine at Jamaica Plain VA Medical Center, he went on to complete two residencies in Emergency Medicine at Ronald Reagan UCLA and in Internal Medicine at LAC+USC Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, and Emergency Medicine. Formerly, this expert held roles as the Associate Chief Medical Officer at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and as the Medical Director at MemorialCare Health System. Currently, he serves as the Physician at James D. Leo, M.D., Inc., as an Attending Physician at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and as the Chief Medical Officer at MemorialCare Health System.

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j********@a****.mit

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(562) ***-****

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Long Beach, California

At a Glance

Expert Witness Activity

242

Plaintiff Cases

82

Defense Cases

152

Other Cases

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Expert Challenges

138

Malpractice Cases

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Deposition Transcripts

5

Personal Litigation

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Publications

13

Media & News

161

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Litigation Activities

244 records available

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Estate of Rebecca Powell, et al. v. Conrado C.D. Concio, M.D., et al.

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2022-03-23

Khamisi Nyree Cain, trustee for the next of kin of Thomas J. Cain, III, deceased v. St. Francis Regional Medical Center, et al.

Expert Witness

2020-07-21

Estate of Toni Marie Overmyer v. U.S. Anesthesia Partners (Washington), Inc., PS, et al.

Expert Witness

2020-06-25

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Publications

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Monkeypox: What You Need to Know

Blog Post

Airway Management in Potential Cervical Spine Injury

Letter

Vaccine against Pneumococcal Pneumonia in Adults

Letter

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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.

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Media & News

161 records available

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Last Call

... James Leo Fitzgerald, Jr. (3rd Co) (4/12/14). Updated 5/7/14). Jim passed away on 30 March, 2014 due to congestive heart failure. Becky Fitzgerald provided ...

San Fernando buildings | The Lopez Adobe

Aug 28, 2023 -- However, the City of San Fernando has not always relied on the City of Los Angeles for emergency and fire services. ... As for James Leo Flynn, he ...

Peter Fonda's Widow Drops Claims Against Providence St. ...

Aug 4, 2023 -- Hospital attorneys offered the sworn declaration of Dr. James Leo to address the level of care given Fonda by the Providence St. John's ...

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Education

Institution

Degree Type

UCSF School of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Science

Work History

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Employer

Chief Medical Officer

MemorialCare Health System

Medical Director

MemorialCare Health System

Associate Chief Medical Officer

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center

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