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Expert in Radiology (Musculoskeletal Imaging)

Expert ID: 730767 Florida, USA

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I am a professor of radiology, specializing in musculoskeletal imaging. I use all forms of diagnostic modalities, including radiographs, computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). I have lectured around the world to audience of various backgrounds on both basic and advanced imaging topics. I am well known for my innovative use of PowerPoint. I am experienced with medical-legal consulting.

Currently consulting on case of missed hip dislocation.Currently consulting on case of missed diagnosis of Pigmented Villo-Nodular Synovitis (PVNS) in the elbow.Consulted by DA for assessment of bullet lodged in a patient's spine.Consulted for coronor for several cases of dead babies.Consulted on a case where a lung cancer was missed on a CT of the shoulder.

Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1991 Degree: MD Subject: Medicine Institution: Case Western Reserve University
Year: 1989 Degree: PhD Subject: Biomedical Engineering Institution: Case Western Reserve University
Year: 1982 Degree: BS Subject: Biomedical Engineering Institution: MIT

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2000 to 2002 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Professor Department: Radiology Responsibilities: He is an Academic Radiologist, meaning he spends 80% of his time reading clinical imaging studies, and 20% of his time teaching.
Years: 1996 to 2000 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Assistant Professor Department: Radiology Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)

(Musculoskeletal Division)
Years: 2002 to 2008 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Assistant Professor Department: Radiology Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)

(Musculoskeletal Division)
Years: 2003 to 2015 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Chief Department: (Undisclosed) Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)

Musculoskeletal CT
Years: 2008 to 2016 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Professor of Radiology Department: (Undisclosed) Responsibilities: (Undisclosed)

(Musculoskeletal Division)
Years: 2016 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Private Practice Radiologist Department: (Undisclosed) Responsibilities: Specializing in Musculoskeletal Imaging

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2012 to 2012 Country / Region: Germany Summary: He was the sole lecturer on a one-week CME cruise along the Rhine River.
Years: 2011 to 2011 Country / Region: Norway Summary: He presented 4 lectures over 2 day at a Scandinavian MDCT course.
Years: 2010 to 2010 Country / Region: Shanghi, China Summary: He was invited to speak at the International Congress of Radiology about Bone Tumors.
Years: 2008 to 2008 Country / Region: China Summary: He headed a team of 4 radiologists invited to lecture in China as a representatives of the International Visiting Professor Program, sponsored by the Committee on International Relations and Education, under the auspices of the Radiology Society of North America.
Years: 2005 to 2005 Country / Region: Sri Lanka Summary: He presented 20 lectures over 7 days as a representative of the International Visiting Professor Program, sponsored by the Committee on International Relations and Education, under the auspices of the Radiology Society of North America.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
RSNA, ARRS, SSR, AUR

MEMBERSHIPS:
American College of Radiology
American Roentgen Ray Society
Association of University Radiologists
Alliance of Medical Student Educators in Radiology
Alliance for Clinical-Educators in Radiology (charter member)
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Skeletal Radiology
Southern Radiological Society
Meeting Coordinator
President Elect
President
Licenses / Certifications
MD, Radiology

CERTIFICATION: 1995 American Board of Radiology
LICENSURE: Active: FL, AZ, CA (Inactive: Illinois, Missouri, Mississippi, Wisconsin)
Professional Appointments
NATIONAL COMMITTEES:
ARRS Scientific Program Subcommittee
Responsible for reviewing abstracts for the national meeting.
Responsible for organizing the MSK scientific sessions.
Reviewer: American Journal of Roentgenology
Society of Skeletal Radiology: Research Committee
SSR Electronic Education Committee

LOCAL COMMITTEES:
Children’s Theater of Madison
Lubar Institute for the Study of Abrahamic Religions

MEDIAL SCHOOL COMMITTEES:
CHS Promotion Committee
Committee Member
Committee for Professional Development (CME)
Awards / Recognition
Fellow American College of Radiology
Outstanding Academic Achievement in Mechanical Engineering
MIT Mechanical Engineering Department
Eloranta Summer Fellowship: MIT & The Polaroid Corporation
Pi Tau Sigma (National Honorary Mechanical Engineering Fraternity)
Tau Beta Pi (National Engineering Honor Society)
First Place, Case Western Reserve Univ Biomedical Engineering Research Day
"A Model for Ventricular Tachycardia: Coronary Occlusion/Reperfusion"
Haas Research Fellowship, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland OH
Haas Research Fellowship, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland OH
Research Fellowship, Eli Lilly & Company
Letter of Commendation for Academic Excellence Dean of Graduate Studies, Case Western University
AOA Award for Superior Achievement and Excellence of Performance in Student Research, Case Western University
Teacher of the Year, Department of Radiology Chosen by the Radiology Residents
RSNA Exhibit Certificate of Merit
RSNA 88th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL
AUR-Kodak Radiology Management Program I was one of only 30 radiologists nationwide selected for this program
RSNA Exhibit Magna Cum Laude Award for “Understanding the ‘Dark Side’ of the Knee: Imaging the Posterolateral Corner”
RSNA 93rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL Only 8 of the total 1497 educational exhibits received this distinction.
Outstanding Instructor of the Year, Physician Assistant Program
American Roentgen Ray Society Best Speaker Award
Fellow American College of Radiology
Outstanding Instructor of the Year, Physician Assistant Program
Emeritus Professor, Department of Radiology
Publications and Patents Summary
While Expert has several publications, mostly related to the foot and ankle, most of his academic time is spent developing and presenting high quality radiology PowerPoint lectures.

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
He has experience consult as an expert witness for civil cases. He has also assisted the coronor and District Attorney on criminal cases.
Training / Seminars
He has lectured at and run many radiology CME courses nationally and internationally.
Other Relevant Experience
He as run national courses on how to use PowerPoint more effectively.

Fields of Expertise

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