Internal Medicine Expert Witnesses
What is an internal medicine expert witness?
Internal medicine deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of internal diseases. Internal medicine expert witness candidates are board certified internal medicine physicians, clinical professors, cardiologists, nurse practitioners, and/or serve as legal nurse consultants. Subspecialties include Allergy Asthma and Immunology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Oncology, Nephrology, and Pulmonology, among others. Physicians who pass board exams by the American Board of Internal Medicine or the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine to receive board certification status.
What types of cases require an internal medicine expert witness?
Litigation support matters requiring an internal medicine expert witness often involve a medical malpractice case, personal injury, standards of care, or medical negligence.
Internal medicine expert witness case examples
Example matters that Cahn Litigation Services has searched for expert for have encompassed:
- interventional radiology,
- congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) health care,
- chart reviews at a New York City skilled nursing facility,
- emergency medicine hospitalist,
- hospital medicine,
- gastroenterology case reviews,
- nursing home infectious disease outbreak,
- cardiovascular disease primary care,
- pediatric toxicology evaluation, and
- orthopedic surgery.
What litigation support work might an internal medicine expert witness be expected to perform?
Expert witness services by a medical professional specializing in internal medicine could include medical records review, independent medical examinations (IME), research, literature review, authoring expert reports, and testimony at deposition and at trial. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request a medical expert witness with prior expert witness testimony experience.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for an internal medicine expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Internal Medicine Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Internal Medicine experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Internal Medicine landscape.