IME and QME Doctors – California

Babak Abrishami, DDS - Dentistry

Babak Abrishami, DDS

Specialty: Dentistry
Services: QME; SIBTF

Education: University Of California At Los Angeles / Center For Health Sciences

Yvette Aghakhanians, DC Chiropractic

Yvette Aghakhanians, DC

Education:Cleveland Chiropractic College Los Angeles
Services: QME

Dr. Yvette A. Aghakhanians is a board-certified chiropractor with over 15 years of experience specializing in sports, personal and work injuries. She has extensive knowledge and skill in the evaluation and management of patients with orthopedic injuries.  She is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and is fluent in Armenian and speaks some Farsi and Spanish.

Farr Ajir, MD Neurosurgery

  • Neurosurgery
  • IME
    • Inglewood

Farr Ajir

Dr. Farr Ajir is a Board Certified neurosurgeon based in Los Angeles where he has practiced medicine for over 35 years. He has extensive experience treating disorders and injuries of the spine and brain. Dr. Ajir is certified by the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners and is available to serve as a neurosurgery medical expert witness.

Jack K. Akmakjian, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Chula Vista
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Indio
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Porterville
    • Tulare

Alisa Alayan, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, AME

Joseph Ambrose, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • SIBTF

Veerinder S. Anand Sr., MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Chula Vista
    • El Centro
    • Hemet
    • Indio
    • Lemon Grove
    • National City

Veerinder S. Anand Sr.

Dr. Veerinder S. Anand Sr, MD is an orthopedics expert, specializing in foot & ankle, orthopedic surgery. He offers his services in El Centro, CA and the surrounding areas, and is affiliated with the El Centro Regional Medical Center and Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District. As an experienced orthopedic expert, he commonly treats hip/femur fractures and dislocations, lower arm, elbow, wrist fractures and dislocation and other joint conditions.

Malvin Anders, MD Ophthalmology

  • Opthalmology
  • IME
    • Duarte

David Anderson, PhD Neuropsychology / Psychology

  • QME
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Hemet
    • Indio
    • Moreno Valley
    • Palm Springs
    • Redlands
    • San Bernardino
    • West Covina

Lesley Anderson, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME

Khaled Anees, MD Neurology

  • Neurology
  • QME
    • Anaheim
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Long Beach
    • Moreno Valley
    • Oceanside
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino
    • West Covina

Dr. Khaled Adam Anees is a neurologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases or impaired function of the brain, spinal cord, muscles, nervous system, and blood vessels. He is the recipient of the Neuromuscular Medicine & EMG Fellowship and the Sleep Medicine Research Fellowship. Dr. Anees is a certified Qualified Medical Examiner in the State of California.

 

 

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Abraham A. Argun, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • QME
    • Downey
    • Fontana
    • Huntington Park
    • La Mirada
    • Long Beach
    • Victorville

Dr. Abraham A. Argun, Psy. D. is a licensed clinical psychologist (APA approved) in California, specializing in medical-health psychology, behavioral chronic pain, stress management and clinical forensic psychology. Dr. Argun has over 30 years experience in diagnostic assessment, consultation and treatment of psychological conditions. He is a board-certified QME expert in the State of California. His private practice is in Newport Beach and he is available for QME and IME appointments in Huntington Park, La Mirada, Costa Mesa, San Bernardino, Long Beach, Fontana, Downey and Victorville.

John Attenello, MD | Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

John Attenello, MD

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Services: IME

Medical School: University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Residency: University of Hawaii
Fellowship: Spine Surgery, UC San Diego

Dr. Attenello is a board-certified and fellowship trained Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon. He completed his medical school training and spine surgery fellowship at the University of California San Diego, one of the most comprehensive and highly regarded fellowships in the country. He trained under Dr. Steven Garfin, the internationally renowned leader in Orthopaedic spine surgery, where he specialized in both open and minimally invasive surgeries with the most modern techniques and technology in the industry.

Dr. Attenello is available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Gregg Baringoldz, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME

Darren L. Bergey, MD Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Orthopedics
  • IME

Brian Bernhardt, MD Anesthesiology

  • Anesthesiology
  • IME, QME
    • Sacramento

Nehls Betancourt, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME, QME
    • Anaheim
    • Bakersfield
    • Corona
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Inglewood
    • Moreno Valley
    • San Bernardino
    • West Covina
    • Whittier

Nehls Betancourt

Dr. Nehls Betancourt is a practicing internal medicine expert based in Corona, CA. He graduated from the the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and specializes in general internal medicine and occupational medicine. He holds an active CA State Medical License and is a board-certified internist by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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Fred Blackwell, MD Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Hayward
    • Oakland

Jeremy Blank, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME, QME
    • Corona
    • Elk Grove
    • Fontana
    • Hemet
    • Huntington Park
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Oakland
    • San Jose
    • Santa Rosa

David Broderick, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Roseville

David Broderick

Dr. David Broderick is an orthopedic surgeon with over 20 years experience serving patients in and around Sacramento, CA. He graduated from the University of Bologna and is affiliated with Methodist Hospital of Sacramento and Mercy General Hospital. Dr. Broderick diagnoses and treats ailments and injuries affecting joints, bones and muscles. Apart from performing orthopedic surgeries, he also offers QME services. He holds practice licenses for both CA and MA.

Michel Brones, MD Plastic Surgery

  • Plastic Surgery
  • IME
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Rocco Calderone, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Camarillo

Michael Carlish, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME
    • Escondido

Ryan Cason, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME

Wesley Chan, MD | Occupational Medicine

Wesley Chan, MD

Specialty: Occupational Medicine
Services: QME

Medical School: University of Southern California, 1994
Residency:
Fellowship:

Suvesh Chandiok, MD Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

  • Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
  • IME
    • Carlsbad
    • Oceanside
    • Vista
    • San Marcos
    • Escondido

Bradley Chesler, MD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Bradley Chesler, MD

Specialty:Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Services: IME
Medical School: University of Minnesota
Residency: University of California, Irvine

Dr. Chesler is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sub-specialty Certified in Pain Medicine. Dr. Chesler has been in private practice in Escondido since 1989.

Dr. Chesler is an experienced Qualified Medical Examiner (QME) and is available for medical/legal evaluations throughout the state of California.

 

Eric Chin, MD Ophthalmology

Eric Chin, MD

Specialty: Ophthalmology
Services: IME

Education: 

Tiffany Chin, DPM Podiatry

Tiffany Chin, DPM

Specialty:Podiatry
Services: QME

Education: 

Nicole Chitnis, MD Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Nicole Chitnis, MD, MS

Specialty: Pain Management & Rehabilitation
Services: QME; AME; SIBTF
QME Locations: Sacramento

Medical School: B.J. Medical College, Pune, India
Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Internship: Sassoon Hospital, Pune, India

Dr. Chitnis started her training in pain management at the University of
Washington, home to the world’s first multidisciplinary pain clinic. During the next several years, while in private practice, she continued training in interventional pain procedures with various spine specialists around the country.

After seeing the limitations of traditional medical approaches, she went on to study numerous alternative/integrative medical modalities including acupuncture, manual medicine, cranio-sacral therapy, nutritional medicine and incorporating them into her practice. This resulted in significantly improved outcomes.

In 2005, Dr. Chitnis brought her knowledge and experience into the legal side of medicine as a Qualified Medical Evaluator for the Division of Workers Compensation in the State of California. She is now a full time Qualified Medical Evaluator/Agreed Medical Evaluator.

Fred Cohen, MD Neurological Surgery / Pain Medicine

  • Neurological Surgery/Pain Medicine
  • QME
    • Antioch
    • Hayward
    • San Jose
    • Vallejo
    • Sacramento

Jean Collazo, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Downey
    • El Monte
    • Inglewood
    • Los Angeles
    • Long Beach

Dennis Colucci, AuD Audiologist

Dennis Colucci, AuD

Specialty: Audiology
Services: IME; SIBTF
Medical School:

Zenia Cortes, MD | Orthopedic Surgery

Zenia Cortes, MD

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Services: IME; SIBTF
Medical School: UCLA School of Medicine, 1999
Orthopedic Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1983-1986
Fellowships: Sports Medicine and Foot & Ankle

Dr. Cortes is a board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon with over 25 years of experience.  Dr. Cortes focuses on sports medicine, foot and ankle injuries as well as advanced foot and ankle reconstruction. . She is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery and American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society and is available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Randy Davey, DDS | Dentistry

Randy Davey, DDS

Specialty: Dentistry
Services: SIBTF

Dental School: University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, 1992

Cynthia R. Davis, MD Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)

  • Otolaryngology
  • IME, QME
    • Redlands
    • Carlsbad

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Cynthia R. Davis

Dr. Cynthia R. Davis is a board-certified otolaryngology and head and neck surgeon in Carlsbad, CA. She graduated from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in 1982 and became a fellow of the reputable American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy in 2004. She has been in private practice since 1995. Dr. Davis is a certified Qualified Medical Examiner and a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology.

David Davis, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
    • Redlands

David Davis

Dr. David Davis is a practicing psychiatrist based in Orange County, CA and has been recognized as one of the top psychiatry practices in Newport Beach. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology and a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. With over 21 years experience, Dr. Davis provides expertise and excellence in both psychotherapy and medication management.  Dr. Davis is available for IMEs and to serve as an expert witness. Dr. Davis is available for AME or Agreed Medical Evaluations in the Orange County and Inland Empire.

Stephen Davis, MD Internal Medicine / Gastroenterologist / Critical Care

  • Internal Medicine / Gastroenterologist / Critical Care
  • IME, Expert Witness
  • Fresno

Bunthan Dee, DPM Podiatry

  • Podiatry
  • IME

Robert DeLuca, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Chino
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Hemet
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino

Archie Desai, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME
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David P. Desai, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
  • QME
    • Corona
    • Hemet
    • Moreno Valley
    • Ontario
    • Palm Desert
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino
    • Tulare
    • West Covina

David P. Desai

Dr. David P. Desai is a board-certified psychiatrist in Redlands, CA. He graduated from the B.J. Medical College Ahmedabadl. With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Desai has vast expertise in diagnosing and treating mental illnesses, like anxiety disorders, depression and substance abuse. He’s a licensed psychiatrist in California and an active member of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.Dr. Desai is a Qualified Medical Evaluator and performs QME evaluations in Redlands, Ontario, Riverside, Rialto, Moreno Valley, Fontana, San Bernardino, Corona and Hemet

Komal Dhingsa, MD | Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Komal Dhingsa, MD

Specialty: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Services: QME
Medical School:
Orthopedic Residency:
Fellowships:

Larry Dodge, MD | Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

Larry Dodge, MD

Specialty: Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Services: QME

Education: Doctor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Residency: University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship: Spine Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, Veterans Administration Medical Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland

Kerri Domingo, DC | Chiropractic

Kerri Domingo, DC

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: AME ; QME
QME Locations: Anaheim, Corona, Inglewood, Murrieta, National City, Norwalk, San Diego, Temecula, and Vista

Education: Palmer College of Chiropractic
Undergraduate: UC Davis

Dr. Domino is a proud member of both the American Chiropractic Association and the Forward Thinking Chiropractic Alliance.

Mary Doost, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME, QME, AME, CalPers
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David H. Doty, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Moreno Valley
    • Redlands
    • San Bernardino

David Doty

Dr. David Doty, MD is an orthopedic surgeon offering services in San Bernardino, CA. He graduated from University of California San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20+ years. As a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Doty performs Qualified Medical Evaluations throughout the Inland Empire.

Sean Dougherty, DPM Podiatry

  • Podiatry
  • IME, QME
    • Antioch
    • Elk Grove
    • Hayward
    • Oakland
    • Roseville
    • Sacramento
    • San Jose
    • Tracy
    • Vallejo

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Joshua Ellenhorn MD, FACS General Surgery

  • General Surgery
  • IME

Russell Ellis, DC | Chiropractic

Russell Ellis, DC

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: AME ; QME
QME Locations:
Clovis, Fresno, Huntington Park, Inglewood, Lancaster, Long beach, Los Angeles, Norwalk, Oxnard and Victorville

Education: Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Ellis practices in Northridge, CA and specializes in Chiropractic and Sports Medicine. He is available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Ifeoma Ezeani, OD | Optometry

Ifeoma Ezeani, OD

Specialty: Optometry
Services: SIBTF

Education: New England College of Optometry

Fawaz Faisal, MD | Neurology

Fawaz Faisal, MD 

Specialty: Neurology
Services: AME ; QME

Medical School:
University of Damascus, Damascus, Syria, 1986
Residency: Stanford University Hospital, Neurology
Fellowship: UCLA School of Medicine: Fellowship in Sleep Disorders

Dr. Fawaz Faisal is triple board certified, fellowship trained Neurologist. He has established his own practice, Western Neurological Associates as one of the leading neurology practices in the valley.

In addition to his busy practice, Dr. Faisal also serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA.  He is a highly skilled and trained Orthopaedic Surgeon and is available for med/legal evaluations.

James Fait, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Chula Vista
    • Moreno Valley
    • National City
    • San Diego

Dr. James Fait, MD is an orthopedic surgeon based in Chula Vista, California. He has practice locations and regularly sees medical legal evaluations in the San Diego, Inland Empire, Orange County and Los Angeles areas.  He graduated from the University of California, Davis School of Medicine and has been in private practice since 2012 at the Foundation Medical Group, Inc. He’s currently affiliated with multiple hospitals throughout California and holds a number of recognized honors and distinctions like the Quality of Care Annual Award – 2005 to Present. Dr. Fait performs Independent Medical Evaluations and serves as an Orthopedic Expert Witness in California.

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Tania Faruque, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation

Tania Faruque, MD 

Specialty: Pain Management / Rehabilitation / Anesthesiology
Services: AME ; QME

Medical School:
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Anesthesiology Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
Fellowship: Cedars Sinai Medical Center – Los Angeles, California

Dr. Faruque is a double board-certified interventional pain management specialist and anesthesiologist.

Dr. Faruque has extensive training and experience using a multidisciplinary approach in the treatment of chronic pain. Her journey into pain medicine started with residency training at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic.

Anthony Fenison, MD Orthopedic Surgery

Anthony T. Fenison, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedics
Services: IME; QME

Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, 1986
Internship: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1991
Orthopedic Residency:  Martin Luther King, Jr./Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1996
Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Fenison has an impressive background working in various medical facilities and also as a solo practitioner in California. He currently practices in his own private clinic in Moreno Valley, CA, where he has been offering his services both as a California-licensed agreed medical evaluator and an accredited qualified medical examiner. Dr. Fenison also offers services in other treating offices in San Bernardino and Riverside, CA, and is an active member of multiple orthopedic organizations and industrial medicine groups.

David E. Fisher, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Bakersfield
    • Hayward
    • Huntington Park
    • Inglewood
    • Moreno Valley
    • Salinas
    • San Jose
    • Tulare
    • Victorville
    • West Covina

Dr. David Fisher, MD is a practicing orthopedic surgeon practicing in San Bernardino, CA. He got his medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico in 1974. He has over 20 years of experience diagnosing and treating conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Dr. Fisher is a member of the California Orthopedic Association and is available to serve as a Qualified Medical Examiner in the State of California.

 

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Christopher Fleming, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Corona
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Riverside

Christopher Fleming

Dr. Christopher Fleming, MD is a practicing orthopedic surgeon in Riverside, CA. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Riverside Community Hospital and  Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center. With over 20 years experience, Dr. Fleming is one of the most established orthopedic surgeons in California. He holds a CA State medical license and is available for QME, AME and IME evaluations.

Mark Fleming, DO| Orthopedic Surgery

Mark Fleming, DO

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services:  IME ; QME ; SIBTF

Medical School:
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine East Lansing, MI
Residency: Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center (MSU Affiliated), Mount Clemens, MI
Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center/Regions Hospital, University of Minnesota

Dr. Fleming recently retired at the rank of Captain from active duty in the United States Navy. He has expertise in orthopedic trauma surgery, combat casualty care and amputation management. Fleming previously served as the Deputy Director for Surgery and the Director of Orthopedic Trauma at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC). Most recently, he served as an attending orthopedic trauma surgeon at Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center and as the deputy director of the Navy Trauma Training Center

Dr. Fleming is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

James Fortman, PsyD | Psychology

James Fortman, PsyD

Specialty: Psychology
Services: QME

Education:
Antioch University, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Pre-Doctoral Internship: UC Davis Medical Center, Davis, CA
Residency:
Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center (MSU Affiliated), Mount Clemens, MI
Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center/Regions Hospital, University of Minnesota

For over 15 years, Dr. Fortman has conducted psycho-educational, independent educational, psychological, vocational, medical-legal, and neuropsychological evaluations in various settings including K-12 schools, inpatient and outpatient settings, skilled nursing facilities, the Department of Rehabilitation and in his capacity as a QME.

Dr. Fortman is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Terry Forward, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Carlsbad
    • Escondido
    • Indio
    • Laguna Hills
    • Mission Viejo
    • Murrieta
    • National City
    • Oceanside
    • Palm Desert
    • Temecula

Arthur Garfinkel, MD | Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Arthur Garfinkel, MD | Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Specialty: Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School:
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Residency:  SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine

Dr. Garfinkel is board-certified, fellowship trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon and an experienced med/legal expert. He is available for evaluations throughout California.

Romina Ghassemi-Aval, DC | Chiropractic

Romina Ghassemi-Aval, DC

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services:  QME ; SIBTF

Education:
California State University, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Certifications:
• Spinal Correction Chiropractic Biophysics, 2001
• Spinal Correction, 2004
• Treatment of Scoliosis, Spine Core Foundation, 2012
Awards:
• Innovative Product of 2014, Awarded Winner by Med-trade & HomeHealth
• Innovator of Medicare Approved Medical Device

Dr. Ghassemi-Aval, specializes in posture biomechanics and functional movements. She has advanced training in Chiropractic Biophysics, Scoliosis treatments & neurology, Spinal Correction programs, and Ergonomics.

Dr. Ghassemi-Aval is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Soheila Ghaziaskar, DC | Chiropractic

Soheila Ghaziaskar, DC | Chiropractic

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: AME ; QME

Education:
Life Chiropractic College West, Hayward, CA

Dr. Ghaziaskar is an experienced med/legal expert and holds an advanced certification in Manipulation Under Anesthesia. She is available for evaluations throughout California.

Emad Ghobrial, DC | Chiropractic

Emad Ghobrial, DC 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: AME ; QME

Education:

Thor Gjerdrum, MD Orthopedic Surgery

Thor Gjerdrum, MD | Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Services: IME

Medical School:
Creighton University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center

Dr. Gjerdrum is Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and an experienced med/legal expert. He is available for evaluations throughout California.

David Glassmire, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • QME, IME, AME

Jocelyn Gobert, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Anaheim
    • Buena Park
    • El Monte
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Long Beach
    • Pico Rivera

Scott Goldman, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Upland

Scott Goldman

Dr. Scott Goldman, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and a reputable IME and QME expert in Upland, CA. He is affiliated with San Antonio Regional Hospital. He received his medical degree from the Tulane University School of Medicine and has been practicing general orthopedic surgery for over 20 years. Dr. Goldman is a member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and serves as qualified medical evaluator in Upland an Redlands, CA.

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David Gonzales, DC | Chiropractic

David Gonzales, DC 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: QME

Education:
Los Angeles College of Chiropractic

Dr. Gonzales is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

John Gonzalez, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Hemet
    • Indio
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino

Paul Goodman, MD Otolaryngology (ENT)

  • Otolaryngology
  • QME, SIF

Niveen Gorgy, DC | Chiropractic

Niveen Gorgy, DC 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: AME ; QME ; SIBTF

Education:
Los Angeles College of Chiropractic

Dr. Gorgy is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Alpana Gowda, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation

Alpana Gowda, MD 

Specialty: Pain Management / Rehabilitation
Services: QME

Medical Education:
Wright State University, Celina, OH
Residency: Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Internship: Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus, OH
Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
Board Certification: American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab, Pain Medicine, 2009 & American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab, Physical Medicine and Rehab, 2007

Dr. Gowda is a double board-certified interventional pain management specialist. She has extensive training and available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Scott Graham, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Inglewood
    • Los Angeles

Anuj Gupta, MD Anethesiology / Pain Medicine

  • Anethesiology / Pain Medicine
  • QME
    • Downey
    • National City
    • Northridge

Sameer Gupta, MD Internal Medicine / Allergy and Immunology

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • QME, IME, SIBTF
    • Downey
    • Encinitas
    • Huntington Park
    • Ontario
    • Sacramento
    • Vallejo
    • West Covina

Narendra Gurbani, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Narendra Gurbani, MD 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School:
Residency: Elyria Memorial Regional Medical Center, Elyria, OH, 1984
Fellowship: Pediatric Orthopaedics, Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center, Downey, CA, 1985
Fellowship: Foot/Ankle, Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center, Downey, CA, 1985

Dr. Gurbani is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Orthopedic Surgeon with more than 35 years of clinical expertise and over 5 years of med/legal expertise. He specializes in Foot and Ankle Surgery and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Joseph Hadi, MD | Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Joseph Hadi, MD 

Specialty: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Services: IME ; QME
QME Locations: Elk Grove, Encino, Hayward, Oakland, Pinole, Pittsburg, Roseville, Sacramento, Vacaville, and Vallejo.

Medical School: Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
Residency:
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miami, FL
Fellowship: National Pain Institute, Delray Beach, FL

Dr. Hadi is a double board-certified and fellowship-trained Physiatrist.  He is a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He’s published research papers in several prestigious medical journals and presented at professional conferences.

In addition to practicing in his own private practice, Dr. Hadi currently serves on the examination council for the American Board of Pain Medicine and as an expert reviewer for the Medical Board of California.

Dr. Hadi is fluent in English, Hebrew, and Farsi and is available for medical/legal evaluations throughout the state of California.

David Hadley, MD | Urology

David Hadley, MD

Specialty: Urology
Services: QME ; SIBTF

Medical School:
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA
Residency: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Fellowship: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO

Dr. Hadley is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Urology surgeon.
He is an experienced, knowledgeable evaluator and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Neil J. Halbridge, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Downey
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Indio
    • Long Beach
    • Moreno Valley
    • National City
    • West Covina

Neil J. Halbridge

Dr. Neil J. Halbridge, MD is a practicing orthopedic surgeon based in Riverside, CA. He’s affiliated to multiple hospitals, including Riverside Community Hospital and Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center. He’s a medical graduate of the University of Nebraska College of Medicine with more than 20 years in orthopedic surgery practice. Dr. Halbridge is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is available to serve as a QME and IME expert.

Marc Hamilton, DC | Chiropractic

Marc Hamilton, DC 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: QME

Education:

Dr. Hamilton is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Cathy Hammond, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • QME
    • Chula Vista
    • El Cajon
    • National City
    • San Diego

Kerry A. Hannifin, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME, QME
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Rialto

Kerry Hannifin

Dr. Kerry Hannifin Psy.D is an experienced clinical psychologist practicing in Patton, CA. Her work revolves around diagnosing and treating a wide range of mental, emotional and behavioral disorders, including substance abuse, depression, anxiety disorders and learning disabilities. Dr. Hannifin has extensive knowledge providing Qualified Medical Evaluations across California, including Riverside, Redlands, San Bernardino, Moreno Valley and Hesperia.

Michael Hebrard, MD Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • QME, AME, IME, SIBTF

Mechel Henry, MD Pain Management

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  • Pain Management
  • IME

Mechel Henry

Dr. Mechel Henry board-certified psychiatry and Pain Management. Dr. Henry is a knowledgeable medical-legal consultant with years of experience in multiple specialties, including pain management, rehabilitation, brain and spinal cord injuries and sports injuries. Dr. Henry is located in Oakland, CA and Los Angeles, CA. She has extensive experience providing independent medical evaluations.

 

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Avi Hettena, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME, QME
    • Chula Vista
    • El Centro
    • Redlands

Nasser Heyrani, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • ADR; AME; IME; QME; SIBTF
  • Corona, Long Beach, Huntington Park, Los Angeles, Roseville, Hesperia, Elk Grove, and Pico Rivera

Dr. Heyrani is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in lower extremity injuries and reconstruction. He has special interest in the treatment of complex foot and ankle problems, including trauma, post-traumatic reconstruction, and deformity. Dr. Heyrani strives to improve a patient’s quality of life by delivering compassionate, safe, and effective care centered around individual needs. Dr. Heyrani is an excellent expert witness and available for qualified medical examinations throughout the state of California.

Rommel Hindocha, DC | Chiropractic

Rommel Hindocha, DC 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: QME ; SIBTF

Education:
Life University / Life Chiropractic College / West Campus

Dr. Hindocha is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout Central and Northern California. He is experienced in Almaraz / Guzman, Kite, and all forms of apportionment. Dr. Hindocha provides quality reports with attention to detail and analysis on issues requested to get the case settled promptly.

John Hixson, MD | Neurology

John Hixson, MD 

Specialty: Neurology
Services: IME

Medical School:
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Dr. Hixson is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Neurologist. He is an assistant professor of clinical neurology at UCSF. Dr. Hixson serves on the policy advisory board of the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California and on the advocacy advisory board of the American Academy of Neurology. He also serves as the medical editor-in-chief for the AAN News publication.  He is an experienced med/legal evaluator and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Justin Houman, MD | Urology

Justin Houman, MD

Specialty: Urology
Services: IME

Medical School:
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Residency: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship: UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Houman is a member of the American Urological Association, Sexual Medicine Society of North America, International Society of Sexual Medicine, and Los Angeles Urologic Society.

Dr. Houman’s studies have been published in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association and the Journal of Sexual Medicine. He has also presented his research at the national and international levels.

Dr. Houman is available for Med/Legal evaluations throughout California.

Mark W. Howard, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Castroville
    • Monterey
    • Salinas
    • San Jose
    • Watsonville

Mark Howard

Dr. Mark Howard, MD is an orthopedic surgeon, and fellowship trained spine surgeon. He specializes in various injuries and ailments of the spine and neck in Monterey, CA. He is board-certified by the American Board of Spine Surgery and the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He holds a medical degree from Harvard Medical School and completed his residency and fellowship at UCLA. Having been in practice for more than 20 years, he provides reliable IME and QME services throughout California. Dr. Howard is available for Medical Legal Evaluations in Monterey, San Jose, Salinas, Castroville, Watsonville, and San Diego.

Mark Hyman, MD | Internal Medicine

Mark Hyman, MD

Specialty: Internal Medicine
Services: IME ; SIBTF

Medical School: UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, 1984
Residency: UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, 1987
Fellowship: UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Kennamer, Los Angeles, CA, 1988

Dr. Hyman is a highly sought-after lecturer on various internal medicine topics and writes prodigiously. Much of his work can be found in prestigious peer-reviewed journals and books for organizations such as the American Medical Association (AMA). Dr. Hyman has been an active member of the AMA, American College of Physicians and the American College of Environmental and Occupational Medicine.

Dr. Hyman is a Fellow of the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators. He was the chairman and president for the National Board of Directors of IAIME. Dr. Hyman has testified before the United States Congress as a national expert on disability issues.

Dr. Hyman is a highly skilled and experienced medical evaluator and is available for Med/Legal evaluations throughout California.

Yashar Ilkhchoui, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation

Yashar Ilkhchoui, MD

Specialty: Pain Management / Rehabilitation
Services: IME

Medical School: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Anesthesiology Residency: Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and the University of New Mexico.
Fellowship: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Ilkhchoui is a board-certified and fellowship trained pain management specialist. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiology, American Society of Regional Anesthesia, and American Academy of Pain Medicine. In addition, he has resided on the editorial board of SM Radiology Journal, Journal of Clinical and Medical Case Reports, Journal of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Austin Journal of Neurosurgery, and International Journal of Anesthetics and Anesthesiology.
He is available for Med/Legal evaluations throughout California.

Mi-Yeoung Jo, PsyD Neuropsychology / Pediatric Neuropsychology

Mi-Yeoung Jo

  • Neuropsychologist/Pediatric Neuropsychologist
  • IME, expert witness

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Cameron Johnson, MD | Psychiatry

Cameron Johnson, MD 

Specialty: Psychiatry
Services: QME

Medical School:
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda
Residency: UC San Diego Health, Psychiatry
Fellowship: UC San Diego Health, Consultation & Liaison Psychiatry

Dr. Johnson is a board-certified and fellowship trained Psychiatrist.  He is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Vance Johnson, MD | Pain Management / Physical Medicine / Rehabilitation

Vance Z. Johnson, MD

Specialty: Pain Management / Physical Medicine / Rehabilitation
Services: IME ; QME ; SIBTF

Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine, 1995
Residency: Loma Linda University Medical Center, 1999
Internship: Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center, 1996

Dr. Johnson’s residency training in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation included Workers Compensation as a standard part of Residency. He was first certified as QME in 1999. He has been board certified in PM&R, Pain Management, Bariatric Medicine and board eligible in Neurodiagnostic and Electromyographic Medicine. With over 20 years experience as QME he has done thousands of evaluations and depositions. He has served as med-legal evaluator to the Medical Board of California.
Dr. Johnson is an excellent expert witness and is available for medical/legal
evaluations throughout the state of California.

Sana Johnson-Quijada, MD | Psychiatry

Sana Johnson-Quijada, MD

Specialty: Psychiatry
Services: QME

Medical School:
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA
Residency: Harvard South Shore, Brockton, MA
Fellowship: UC San Diego Health, Consultation & Liason Psychiatry

Dr. Johnson is a board-certified and fellowship-trained Psychiatrist.  She is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Clement Jones, MD Orthopedic Surgery

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  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • San Francisco

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Kenneth Jordan, MD Neurology

  • Neurology
  • IME
    • Redlands

Craig Joseph, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • QME
    • Gardena

Karl Kado, MD | Neurology

Karl Kado, MD

Specialty: Neurology
Services: AME ; QME

Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Residency: Oakwood/Beaumont Dearborn Hospital, Dearborn, MI
Fellowship: University of Michigan, University of Michigan in

Babak Kamkar, OD Optometry

  • Optometry
  • IME, SIF
    • Glendale

Roger Katz, MD Allergy and Immunology

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • IME

John D. Kaufman, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Bakersfield
    • Fresno
    • Palmdale
    • Santa Clarita

Dr. John Kaufman, MD is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, bone and joint related ailments, osteoporosis and medical legal evaluations. His practice prides itself in offering the most respected orthopedic services throughout the Santa Clarita Valley since 1975. He has extensive experience providing Independent Medical Evaluations related to orthopedics in California. He has offices in Valencia, Santa Clarita and Bakersfield.

Curriculum Vitae

Donald D. Kim, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Hemet
    • Huntington Park
    • Indio
    • Inglewood
    • Los Angeles
    • Moreno Valley
    • Rialto
    • Victorville

Dr. Donald Kim, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon in California. He graduated from the University of California in 1985 and is a member of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He has been in private practice at the Orthopedic Medical Group of Riverside from 1993 to present. Dr. Kim specializes in pediatric orthopedics, sports medicine and general orthopedic surgery. He’s a qualified medical evaluator and provides IMEs and expert witness services in orthopedics in the State of California.

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Hose Kim, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Bell
    • Diamond Bar
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Moreno Valley
    • Stanton
    • West Covina
    • Whittier

Dr. Hose Kim, MD is a practicing orthopedic surgeon and a board-certified member of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He received his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia in 1985 and has been in private practice since 1991 to present. Dr. Kim has extensive experience in industrial orthopedic medicine and is a knowledgeable IME consultant throughout California. Dr. Kim is regularly retained as an expert witness and is qualified to testify as a medical expert regarding orthopedic injuries.

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Paul S. Kim, MD Occupational Medicine

  • IME, Fitness for Duty Evaluations (FFD/FFDE), Occupational Medicine
    • Antioch
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Moreno Valley
    • Oakland
    • Ontario
    • Sacramento
    • Salinas
    • San Bernardino
    • San Jose
    • West Covina

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Dominique Kinney, PhD | Neuropsychology / Psychology

Dominique Kinney, PhD 

Specialty: Neuropsychology
Services: IME ; QME ; SIBTF
QME Locations: Bell, Chino, Corona, Fontana, Hemet, Indio, Moreno Valley, Pico Rivera, Rialto, & West Covina

Education:  PhD in Clinical Psychology: Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, 2002
Masters of Clinical Psychology: Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, 2000

Dr. Kinney is a licensed Psychologist and board-certified in Neuropsychology. Dr. Kinney has been providing evaluations within a medicolegal context for nearly 20 years. She has offered her expert opinion on a variety of legal issues including the presence and severity of disability, causation, fitness for duty, standards of practice, malingering, and various mental competencies. Dr. Kinney has extensive experience with legal report writing, expert testimony, and trial consultation.

Dr. Kinney is available for medical/legal evaluations throughout the state of California.

Paul F. Kisilewicz, DPM | Podiatry

Paul F. Kisilewicz, DPM 

Specialty: Podiatry
Services: QME

Medical School:  Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, 1988
Residency: Doctors Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, 1990

Dr. Kisilewicz is highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Robert J. Kolesnik, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Chino
    • Fontana
    • Moreno Valley
    • Ontario
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino
    • Victorville
    • West Covina

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Mark Kosker, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Baldwin Park
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Inglewood
    • Long Beach
    • Northridge
    • Rialto
    • Van Nuys

Robert Kounang, MD Pain Medicine / Physical Medicine / Rehabilitation

  • Pain Medicine / Physical Medicine / Rehabilitation

Diana Kraemer, MD | Neurosurgery

Diana Kraemer, MD 

Specialty:Neurosurgery
Services: IME ; QME
QME Locations: Huntington Beach, Oxnard, Sacramento, San Diego, and Vallejo

Medical School:
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Residency:
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Fellowship:
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Dr. Kraemer is a board-certified and fellowship-trained Neurosurgeon. In addition to
actively practing in her non-operative, private practice, Dr. Kramer also provides independent record review, examinations, opinions, and testimony for both plaintiff and defense claims for neurosurgical cases.
Dr. Kraemer is certified in the Evaluation of Impairment and Disability Ratings through the International Association of Independent Medical Examiners. She actively participates in cases that include the evaluation of conditions of the brain, spine, and peripheral nerves, including conditions related to trauma, injury, or repetitive use.

With over 10 years of experience working on medical/legal cases, Dr. Kraemer is
experienced, knowledgeable and applies evidence-based medicine to her opinions whenever possible.
Dr. Kraemer is available for medical/legal evaluations throughout the state of CA.

James R. La Rose, DPM Podiatry

  • Podiatry
  • QME
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • Upland
    • Chula Vista
    • Oceanside
    • Pasadena
    • Victorville

Daniel Lee, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Daniel Lee, MD 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: IME

Medical School:

Residency:

Dr. Lee is an experienced expert witness and is available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Thay Lee, PhD | Biomedical Engineering

Thay Lee, PhD

Specialty: Biomedical Engineering
Services: IME

Education:
Gothenburg University, Doctor of Philosophy, Biomaterials

Dr. Lee started his career by joining the Department of Veterans Affairs and University of California, Irvine in 1987 and established an Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory based at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System.

After 30 years in Academics, Dr. Lee moved his entire staff and laboratory to Pasadena, California to join Congress Medical Foundation. Dr. Lee is continuing his work in orthopaedic biomechanics while focusing on innovation and education according to academic standards.

Dr. Lee was elected to a Fellow for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) in 2002. This is the highest distinction that the American Society of Mechanical Engineers awards in recognition for significant and notable contributions made to the field of mechanical engineering. Furthermore, he was also elected to a Fellow by the American Institute for Medicine and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) in recognition of outstanding contribution to the field of medical and biological engineering in 2003.

Dr. Lee is an experienced expert witness and is available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Wesley Leichty, DDS | Dentistry

Wesley Leichty, DDS

Specialty: Dentistry
Services: SIBTF

Education:

Bryant C. Leung, MD Pain Management

  • Internal Medicine
  • QME, SIBTF
    • Anaheim
    • Corona
    • Fullerton

Ernest C. Levister Jr., MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME, QME
    • Fontana

Richard Levy, MD | Cardiology

Richard Levy, MD | Cardiology

Specialty: Cardiology
Services: IME

Medical School:
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 1973
Internship: Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1974
Residency:
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1975
Fellowship: San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, 1976
Fellowship: Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1977

Dr. Levy is a board-certified and double fellowship trained cardiologist. He is highly trained and is an experienced expert witness available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Ralph Lissaur, MD | Psychiatry

Ralph Lissaur, MD | Psychiatry

Specialty: Psychiatry
Services: AME

Medical School:
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Residency: University of California, Irvine Medical Center
Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT


Biography

Dr. Lissaur is board-certified and fellowship trained psychiatrist and an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of California, Riverside School of Medicine.

Before switching careers to medicine, Dr. Lissaur was a tax lawyer working for several private law firms in New York City and San Francisco. He is a fellow of the American College of Legal Medicine, a member of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, and a member of the American Psychiatric Association.

Dr. Lissaur is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

John Locke, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, AME, IME, CalPERS

Kyle Low, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Anaheim
    • Buena Park
    • Corona
    • Fullerton
    • Garden Grove
    • Orange
    • Whittier

Michael Luciano, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

 

Michael  Luciano, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: AME ; QME

Medical School:
Autonomous University Of Guadalajara School Of Medicine
Residency:
Fellowship:

Dr. Luciano is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Lakshmi Neena Madireddi, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation

Lakshmi Neena Madireddi, MD

Specialty: Pain Management / Rehabilitation
Services: AME ; QME

Medical School:
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1988
Anesthesiology Residency: University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR, 1993
Physical Medicine Residency: University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR, 1996
Internship: Medical College of Milwaukee, WI, 1990

Dr. Madireddi is an experienced expert witness and is available for Med/Legal evaluations throughout California.

Stanley J. Majcher, MD Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

  • Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology
  • IME, QME
    • Anaheim
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Glendale
    • Moreno Valley
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino
    • West Covina

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Mohammad Majd, MD Orthopedic Surgery

Mohammad Majd, MD

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Services: IME; QME
Medical School: Isfahan University, 1979
Internship: Isfahan University, 1980
Fellowships: Hand and Microsurgery, Clinical Trauma and Spine
Residency: Department of Orthopedic Surgery Shafa Hospital, 1989
Dr. Majd is a board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon with over 40 years of experience.

Mark A Mandel, M.D. | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery / Surgery of the Hand

Mark A Mandel, MD

Specialty: Plastic Surgery
Services: AME ; QME

Medical School:
New York University Medical School
Residency:
Internship:
Fellowship:

Dr. Mandel is a Board certified Surgeon and is trained in General Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Mandel is a former chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Case Western Reserve Medical School in Cleveland Ohio.

Dr. Mandel can evaluate any plastic or reconstructive surgical injury, including burns and facial fractures. He is a hand and upper extremity specialist and evaluates the neck, shoulders, elbows, forearms, wrists, hands and digits with a specialty in nerve problems.

Dr. Mande is an experienced and highly trained witness and is available for Med/Legal evaluations throughout California.

Joseph Mann, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Carlsbad
    • Chula Vista
    • Escondido
    • Hemet
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • National City
    • Vista

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Sapoora Manshaii, MD General Surgery

Sapoora Manshaii, MD

Specialty: Surgery
Services: IME; CalPers
Medical School: Technische Universitat, 1991
Internship: Surgery, Harvard-Massachusetts General Hospital, 1999
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care Shock Trauma Center University of Maryland,
Residency: Saint Louis University Hospital, 2002
Dr. Manshaii is a board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon with over 20 years of experience.

Paul Marsh, DC Chiropractic

Paul J. Marsh, DC

Specialty: Pain Management & Rehabilitation
Services: IME; QME; AME
QME Locations:
Carlsbad, Chula Vista, Clovis, Corona, Fontana, Fresno, Fullerton, Gardena, Huntington Park, Inglewood, Moreno Valley, and Murrieta

Education: Doctor of Chiropractic Degree: SCU Southern California University of
Health Sciences , Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, 1997
Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Dr. Marsh is a board certified chiropractic physician who has been practicing in San Diego since 1996. Dr. Marsh is referred to by his peers as “One of Southern California’s Most Medically Based Chiropractors.” He scored in the top 3% in the nation on his National Board Examinations (part 4) and is an innovator/leader in the chiropractic community.
Dr. Marsh has extensive experience in the treatment and evaluation of both sports medicine and industrial medical conditions of the spine and upper/lower extremities. In addition practicing in his office full time, Dr. Marsh performs hundreds of medical legal evaluations each year.

George Martinez, DC | Chiropractic

George Martinez, DC 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: QME ; SIBTF

Education:
Southern California University of Health Sciences, Doctorate of Chiropractic

Dr. Lissaur is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Stuart McCarthy, MD | Otolaryngology

Stuart McCarthy, MD 

Specialty: Otolaryngology
Services: QME

Medical School:
University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
Residency:
Fellowship:  

Robert D. McDaniel, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
  • IME, QME
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Moreno Valley
    • Orange
    • Redlands

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Vivek Mehta, MD Neurosurgery

  • Neurosurgery
  • IME
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Clifford Merkel, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Chino
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Hemet
    • Moreno Valley
    • Murrieta
    • Ontario
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino

Nicole Metscher, PsyD Psychology

Nicole Metscher, PsyD

Specialty: Psychology
Services: IME; QME; SIBTF
Education: Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Alliant International University (CSP), 2012 – Cum Laude | M.A., Counseling Psychology,
National University, 2003 – Cum Laude

Dr. Metscher is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and Marriage Family Therapist. She has been serving individuals of all ages and backgrounds for more than 20 years. Dr. Metscher says that in providing therapy, psychological testing, facilitating groups, and performing independent medical evaluations have allowed her to see our world through a diverse lens.

Paul Milling, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Carlsbad
    • Chula Vista
    • Downey
    • Escondido
    • Hemet
    • Huntington Park
    • Indio
    • Murrieta
    • National City
    • Vista

Nathan Morello, R.N. D.C. | Chiropractic

Nathan Morello, R.N. D.C. 

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: QME

EDUCATION:
Bachelor of Science, Biology, Santa Clara University, 2000
Palmer College of Chiropractic, San Jose, CA 2004
Bachelor of Science, Nursing, United States University, 2021
Family Nurse Practitioner, United States University, Expected Graduation 2024

Dr. Morello has been practicing in the Bay Area since 2000. After receiving a BA in Biology from Santa Clara University, he earned his Doctor of Chiropractic

degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2004.  Dr. Morello continually pursues education in the chiropractic field by attending courses and seminars on many topics, including chiropractic adjusting techniques.

William Moseley, MD Urology

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Urology
  • IME
    • San Diego

Brian Mozaffari, MD Psychiatry

 

 

 

 

 

  • Psychiatry
  • IME, QME, SIF
    • Chula Vista
    • Diamond Bar
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Laguna Hills
    • Moreno Valley
    • San Diego

Ram Mudiyam, MD |Orthopaedic Surgery

Ram Mudiyam, MD |Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School:
Kempegowda Institute Of Medical Sciences
Residency:
Fellowship:

Dr. Mudiyam is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Stephen Nitch, PhD Neuropsychology / Psychology

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  • Neuropsychology/Psychology
  • IME, QME
    • Fontana
    • Ontario
    • Palm Desert
    • Redlands
    • Rialto

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Alen Nourian, MD Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
  • IME
    • Moorpark
    • North Hollywood
    • Rancho Cucamonga
    • Thousand Oaks
    • West Covina

Stephen Nuccion, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Stephen Nuccion, MD 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School:
University Of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Residency: University Of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Dr. Nuccion is a board-certified and fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon.  He is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Richard Nussbaum, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, AME, IME

Daniel Orlovich, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation & Anesthesiology

Daniel Orlovich, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation

Specialty: Pain Management / Rehabilitation
Services: QME ; IME

Medical School:
University of California, Irvine, CA
Internship: Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, CA
Anesthesiology Residency:
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Fellowship: Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Orlovich is a dual board-certified, fellowship-trained interventional pain management specialist. He has interned with the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), written for the New England Journal of Medicine, and has been published in preeminent anesthesiology and pain medicine journals.

William Pannell, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

William Pannell, MD 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School:
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Residency: University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship: University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Pannell is a board-eligible and fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon.  Dr. Pannell was selected to travel to Davos, Switzerland during his fellowship training under the AO Trauma organization, the world’s leader in the research and surgical treatment of fractures. During a week-long course titled “Tips from the Masters,” he had the opportunity to learn from world renowned orthopaedic surgeons in all aspects of orthopaedic trauma surgery. In addition to being a member of AO North America, Dr. Pannell is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.

He is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

SangDo Park, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Los Angeles

Adrienne Pasek, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME, QME, SIF
    • Fresno
    • Hanford
    • Santa Maria
    • Tulare
    • Sacramento

Shital Pavawalla, Ph.D., ABPP-CN | Neuropsychology

Shital Pavawalla, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

Specialty: Neuropsychology
Services: IME

Medical School:
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Residency: University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship: University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Pavawalla is a board-certified neuropsychologist who specializes in traumatic brain injury (TBI).

Dr. Pavawalla has practiced in various settings, including acute neurorehabilitation with a focus on implementing evidence-based practices for managing inpatient TBI care. Her outpatient practices have involved a broad range of referral populations, including concussion/TBI, stroke, and aging/memory disorders. She has also developed and directed a comprehensive, interdisciplinary concussion assessment and management program that involved not only concussion diagnosis, assessment, and treatment, but also involved baseline and post-concussion ImPACT testing for high school athletes.

Dr. Pavawalla works in private practice and as a per diem Neuropsychologist at Cedars Sinai Medical Center/California Rehabilitation Institute in Los Angeles. She is involved in various professional activities including serving on the Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (BI-ISIG) of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM).

Dr. Pavawalla is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Todd W. Peters, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Buena Park
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Irvine
    • Redlands
    • Rialto

Curriculum Vitae →

Yolanta Petrofsky, MD | Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Yolanta Petrofsky, MD

Specialty: Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Services: IME • QME • SIBTF

Medical School: Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL
Internship: Internal Medicine, West Suburban Hospital, Oak Park, IL
Residency: Harvard School of Public Health, Brookline, MA
Fellowship: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Dr. Petrofsky is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Occupational and Environmental Medicine Physician with a Master’s Degree in Public Health. She started her career as an Air Force Aerospace Medicine Physician “ flight surgeon” with expertise in Hyperbaric Medicine, International Travel Medicine and Expeditionary Medicine. Dr. Petrofsky has more than 24 years of occupational safety experience with preventing, assessing, identifying and reducing workplace hazards. From working with NASA as a Medical Consultant to serving as a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Petrofsky has an impressive and diverse background.

Dr Petrofsky is the Occupational and Employee Health Medical Director for hospital systems in the North Bay and Truckee NorCal region, as well as a Designated Senior Aviation Medical Examiner and a Certified Qualified Medical Examiner. Areas of expertise include Occupational and Environmental exposures to infectious and airborne chemical agents.

Dr. Petrofsky is a highly trained and experienced physician and is available for Fit-for Duty and medical/legal evaluations.

QME Locations:
• Gardena  • Carson  • Huntington Park  • Los Angeles  • North Hollywood  • Reseda

Nhung Phan, PsyD | Psychology

Dr. Nhung Phan, Psy.D.

Specialty: Psychology
Services: IME ; QME ; SIBT
QME Locations: Anaheim, Downey, Fontana, Huntington Park, Inglewood, San Bernardino, San Diego, and
West Covina

Education:  Alliant International University, Irvine, CA, 2011

Dr. Phan is a licensed practicing Psychologist and also conducts forensic evaluations administering psychological/neuropsychological testing, fitness for duty evaluations, personal injury, psychiatric evaluations for workers’ comp, and evaluations for court ordered clients.

Dr. Phan has experience with the treatment of veterans and other populations, and performing MDO (Mentally Disordered Offenders) Evaluations of inmates/prisoners from Southern Regional state prisons of California.

Dr. Phan is highly trained and is available for psychological medical/legal evaluations throughout the state of California.

Kimberly Phipps, MD Obstetrician and Gynecologist

  • Obstetrician and Gynecologist
  • IME

Michael Purnell, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Modesto

Thomas Pyo, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
  • AME, CalPERS, IME, QME

Shahin S. Rad, MD Orthopedic Surgery

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Encino
    • Fresno
    • Los Angeles

Curriculum Vitae →

Anant Ram, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Chino
    • Corona
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Moreno Valley
    • Rialto
    • West Covina

Rodney Reid, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
  • IME, QME
    • Baldwin Park
    • Downey
    • Fontana
    • La Mirada
    • Moreno Valley
    • Redlands
    • Upland
    • West Covina

Bradley Reynolds, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME
  •  

D. Rosemarie Reynolds, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • QME
    • Indio
    • Palm Desert
    • Palm Springs

Lawrence Richman, MD Neurology

  • Neurology
  • IME, QME, SIF
    • Baldwin Park
    • Downey
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Los Angeles
    • El Monte

Dean Rider, MD | Gastroenterology

Dean Rider, MD | Gastroenterology

Specialty: Gastroenterology
Services: IME ; QME ; SIBTF

Medical School:
University of Chicago – Pritzker, Chicago, IL
Internship: St. Mary’s Hospital, San Francisco, CA
Residency: St. Mary’s Hospital, San Francisco, CA
Fellowship: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Dr. Rider is a highly accomplished and dedicated physician with a strong background in internal medicine and gastroenterology, utilizing his skills and expertise in providing exceptional medical-legal reporting.  Dr. Rider is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Katherine E. Robb Ramirez, MD | Pain Management / Rehabilitation

Katherine E. Robb Ramirez, MD 

Specialty: Pain Management / Rehabilitation
Services: QME

Medical School:
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA 1983
Internship: Tufts University/Hallmark Health System, Burlington, MA, 1984
Anesthesiology Residency:
Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 1988
Fellowship: Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Robb Ramirez, is a board-certified interventional pain management specialist. She is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Oscar L. Rodriguez, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Anaheim
    • Baldwin Park
    • Buena Park
    • Fontana
    • Rialto

Charles Roland, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Charles Roland, MD 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: IME ; QME ; SIBTF

Medical School:
University of Iowa School of Medicine, Iowa, WI, 1971
Residency: University of Wisconsin, Madison. WI, 1978
Fellowship: University of California, San Diego VA Hospital, San Diego, CA

Dr. Roland is a double board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon. Hehas performed thousands of arthroscopic, reconstructive, and total joint surgeries.

​Dr. Roland has published numerous scientific journal articles and has given many presentations on subjects such as arthroscopic treatment of knee, shoulder, and ankle injuries, as well as presenting scientific papers at professional meetings.

​ Dr. Roland is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Alan Ross, MD | Internal Medicine

Alan Ross, MD 

Specialty: Internal Medicine
Services: QME ; SIBTF

Medical School:
University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA
Internship: University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, CA
Residency:
Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Ross is a board-certified internist with over 40 years of experience. He runs his own private practice and is a member of several professional organizations including California Society of Industrial Medicine, Association of Disability Evaluating Physicians, Western Environmental and Occupational Association, American College of Physicians, and the American Society of Echocardiography.

Dr. Ross is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Brian D. Rudin, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Brian D. Rudin, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: IME
Medical School:
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1999
Residency: University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 2004
Fellowship: Spine Institute at St. John’s, Santa Monica, CA, 2005

Dr. Rudin is a board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon. He has been practicing in his own private practice for over 17 years.  Currently,  he is serving as the Vice Chief of Orthopedics at a level 2 trauma center.  His practice solely dedicated to spine care.

Dr. Rudin is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Kaochoy Saechao, MD Occupational Medicine

  • Occupational Medicine
  • QME
  •  

Aimee Sanchez, MD Neuropsychology

  • Neurology
  • IME
  •  

Syed F. Saquib, MD | Internal Medicine

Syed F. Saquib, MD

Specialty: Internal Medicine
Services: QME

Medical School: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College
Internship:
Residency:

Clive Segil, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
    • Encino
    • Glendale
    • Lancaster
    • Lawndale
    • Los Angeles
    • Rancho Cucamonga

Jay Shah, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Bakersfield
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Inglewood
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • Simi Valley
    • Tulare
    • West Covina
    • Woodland Hills

Michael R. Shapiro, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Michael R. Shapiro, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Residency:
Fellowship:

Frank Sheridan, MD Pathology

  • Anatomic Pathology, Neuropathology, and Forensic Pathology
  • Medical Expert, Expert Witness, Expert Review of Record, Legal Case Consulting

Jerrold Sherman, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME
    • Beverly Hills
    • Downey
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Inglewood
    • Northridge

Ellen Shirman, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • QME
    • Burbank
    • Inglewood
    • North Hollywood
    • Sherman Oaks
    • Van Nuys
    • Woodland Hills

Raymond Shofler, MD General Surgery

Raymond Shofler, MD

Specialty: General Surgery
Services: QME
Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College, 1979
Internship:  University of Southern California,
Fellowship:
Residency:
Dr. Shofler is a board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon with over 30 years of experience.  Dr. Shofler is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons specializing in laparoscopic hernia repairs, colon and breast surgeries.  He has operated his own private practice in the San Fernando Valley since 1984.

Dr. Shofler is an excellent expert witness and is available for medical/legal
evaluations throughout the state of California.

Mitchel Silverman, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME

Elisa Simon, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
  • AME, CalPERS, IME, QME

Armit Singh, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • QME
    • Anaheim
    • Baldwin Park
    • Buena Park
    • Downey
    • Fullerton
    • Inglewood
    • Ontario
    • Pico Rivera
    • West Covina
    • Whittier

Carl Smith, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Carl Smith, MD

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School: State University of New York / Health Science Center at Syracuse
Residency:
Fellowship:

Jason Solomon, MD | Plastic Surgeon / Otolaryngology

Jason Solomon, MD

Specialty: Plastic Surgeon / Otolaryngology
Services: IME ; SIBTF

Medical School:
Temple University Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 1976
Surgery Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL, 1978
Otolaryngology Residency:
Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1981
Fellowship: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1984

Dr. Solomon is a double board-certified, fellowship trained plastic surgeon. He is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California

Margaret Spicer, DC | Chiropractic

Margaret Spicer, DC

Specialty: Chiropractic
Services: QME

Education:
Palmer College of Chiropractic West, San Jose, CA, 2015

Dr. Spicer is a licensed Chiropractor who was awarded The New Doctor of the Year, a Government Affairs Award, and Volunteer of the Year by the California Chiropractic Association. She is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Megan Stafford, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME
    • Antioch
    • Hayward
    • Pittsburg
    • Santa Rosa
    • Roseville

John Stalberg, MD Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry
  • IME, QME
    • Bakersfield
    • Cerritos
    • Fontana
    • Los Angeles
    • Panorama City
    • Rancho Cucamonga
    • Santa Monica
    • Valencia
    • Ventura
    • Victorville
    • Woodland Hills

Ralph Steiger, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Chino
    • Chula Vista
    • Fontana
    • Huntington Park
    • Long Beach
    • National City
    • Riverside
    • San Bernardino
    • West Covina
    • Whittier

Darin G. Stowell, Psy.D. | Psychology

Darin G. Stowell, Psy.D. 

Specialty: Psychology
Services:
QME

Education:
California School of Professional Psychology, Fresno, CA, 1996

Dr. Stowell specializes in psychological testing and evaluating / assessing patient’s personal characteristics, such as intelligence, personality, abilities, interests, aptitudes, and neuropsychological functioning. He is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Scott Strum, MD Pain Medicine / Physical Medicine & Rehab

  • Pain Medicine / Physical Medicine & Rehab
  • QME

Stephen P. Suzuki, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Arcadia
    • Buena Park
    • Corona
    • Downey
    • Fontana
    • Inglewood
    • Long Beach
    • Mission Viejo
    • Moreno Valley
    • Rowland Heights

Curriculum Vitae →

Garrett J. Tallman, MD | Orthopaedic Surgery

Garrett J. Tallman, MD 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, 1992
Residency: University of Texas Medical School at Galveston, Galveston, TX, 1997
Fellowship: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 1997

Dr. Tallman is board-certified,  fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon. He specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery and is experienced and trained in a full range of orthopedic services.

He is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California

Kimberly Tangen, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME
    • Pasadena

Rebecca Thompson, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME

Omar Tirmizi, MD, FCCP Internal Medicine / Pulmonary Disease / Sleep Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

  • Internal Medicine/Pulmonary Diseases/Sleep Medicine
  • QME
    • Corona
    • Culver City
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Glendale
    • Lancaster
    • Oxnard
    • Rancho Cucamonga
    • Santa Maria
    • South Gate
    • West Covina
    • Los Angeles

Denise Townsend, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • QME
    • Moreno Valley
    • Redlands
    • San Bernardino

Jacob Tsadok, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • QME
    • Downey
    • Huntington Park
    • Whittier

G. Sunny Uppal, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • QME, IME
    • Fontana
    • Gardena
    • Huntington Park
    • Inglewood
    • Northridge
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • San Bernardino
    • Tulare

Michele Van Dyke, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME
    • Rialto

Michele Van Dyke

Dr. Michele Van Dyke is a certified chiropractor based in San Bernardino, CA. She graduated from the Palmer College of Chiropractic-West in 1988 and is in medical practice at the Cornerstone Medical Group, Inc. With over 25 years experience treating patients with neck, head and other personal injuries, she is qualified to perform different types of evaluations, including Independent Medical Evaluations and Qualified Medical Examinations in the State of California.

J. Kyle Van Gassbeek, PsyD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • IME, QME
    • Concord
    • Fairfield
    • Vallejo
    • Sacramento

Nicolas V Vardiabasis, DO | Orthopaedic Surgery

Nicolas V Vardiabasis, DO

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: IME

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences/COMP, Pomona, CA, 2012
Residency: Riverside University Health System Medical Center, Moreno Valley, CA, 2017
Fellowship:
Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, 2018

Dr. Vardiabasis is board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon. He specializes in sports medicine, arthroscopy for shoulder, hips and, knees, as well as shoulder replacement, and cartilage repair and preservation.

Dr. Vardiabasis is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California

Peter Vash, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME
    • Los Angeles

Purab Viswanath, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME
  •  

Ritu Viswanath, MD Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine
  • IME, QME, AME

Emile Wakim, MD Orthopedic Surgery

Emile Wakim, MD

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Services: QME
QME Locations: Redondo Beach & Orange

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha NE, 2000
Orthopedic Residency: Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2006
Internship:  Truman Medical Center / UMKC, Kansas City, MO, 2002

Dr. Wakim specializes in arthroscopy of all extremity joints, minimally invasive surgical techniques (including total knee arthroplasty), general hand & foot injuries, and orthopedic trauma.

Dr. Wakim has QME, AME, & IME qualifications and experience treating within the worker’s compensation system. He evaluates patients, reviews medical records and renders his unbiased medical opinion in an unbiased, comprehensive medical report.

Paul Wakim, DO | Orthopedic Surgery

Paul Wakim, DO 

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School: University of Health Sciences, in Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
Internship: Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital, Pontiac MI
Residency: St. Francis Hospital, Lynwood, CA

Dr. Wakim is board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. He was appointed by former Governor Schwarzenegger to serve on the State of California Osteopathic Medical Board.  He is also a past president of the Orange County Osteopathic Medicine Association, a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Specialists, and Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California.

Dr. Wakim specializes in the evaluation and treatment sport and industrial injuries, including fractures & dislocations, sprains and strains. He also treats spine, cervical, thoracic, and extremities trauma. He is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California

Edward Wieseltier, DO | Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Edward Wieseltier, DO

Specialty: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Services: QME

Medical School:
Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona, CA, 2013
Internship: St. Petersburg General Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL, 2014
Residency: Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital, Chicago, IL, 2017

Dr. Wieseltier is a Physiatrist specializing in musculoskeletal medicine. He is experienced in interventional spinal procedures (epidural spinal injections, facet blocks, radiofrequency ablations, sacroiliac joint injections), and fluoroscopically guided peripheral joint injections.

He is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Ngoc-Tram (Staci) Vo, PsyD | Psychiatry

Ngoc-Tram (Staci) Vo, PsyD

Specialty: Psychiatry
Services: IME

Medical School:
Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, 2008
Internship: Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2009
Residency: Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2011
Fellowship: University of California, Irvine, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2013
Fellowship: Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Forensic Psychiatry, 2014
Fellowship: General Psychiatry

Dr. Vo is triple board certified in child/adolescent psychiatry, general psychiatry, and forensic psychiatry. She is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Olga Voroshilovsky, MD | Cardiology

Olga Voroshilovsky, MD 

Specialty: Cardiology
Services: IME ; QME

Medical School: Finch University of Health Science/ The Chicago, North Chicago, IL, 2001
Residency: University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 2004
Fellowship: Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles CA, 2007
Fellowship: Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles CA, 2008

Dr. Voroshilovsky is a triple board-certified, fellowship trained Cardiologist. She is a member of the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute and where she has been an Attending Physician since 2008.

Dr. Voroshilovsky specializes in ablation procedures for arrhythmia management, pacemaker/defibrillator implantation and monitoring, and cardiac resynchronization therapy.

Dr. Voroshilovsky is a highly trained and experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Elena Welsh, PhD Psychology

  • Psychology
  • QME
    • Chino
    • Fullerton
    • Gardena
    • La Mirada
    • Northridge
    • Pico Rivera
    • Rowland Heights
    • Santa Clarita
    • Upland
    • Yucaipa

Wayne M. Whalen, DC Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • QME, AME

David L. Wood, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Pain Management
  • IME
    • Rialto

Larry H. Woodcox, DC DPM Chiropractic

  • Chiropractic
  • SIBTF

Shadi Yaghoubian, MD | Internal Medicine

  1. Shadi Yaghoubian, MD

Specialty: Internal Medicine
Services: QME

Medical School:
Ross University School of Medicine Dominica, West Indies, 2012
Residency: University of California, Los Angeles–Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA, 2015

Dr. Yaghoubian is a board-certified Internist. She is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Teiriki Yokoo, MD | Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Teiriki Yokoo, MD

Specialty: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Services: QME

Medical School:
Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center
Internship:
Residency:

Dr. Yokoo is a Physiatrist specializing in sports medicine. He is an experienced med/legal expert and is available for evaluations throughout California.

Kevin Yoo, MD | Neurosurgery / Spine Surgery

Kevin Yoo, MD 

Specialty: Neurosurgery / Spine Surgery
Services: QME

Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, 1993
Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Maywood, IL, 2002
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery and Affiliated, Hospitals, Atlanta, GA, 1994
Fellowship: University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, Fayetteville, AK, 1997

Dr. F. Kevin Yoo is board-certified, and double fellowship-trained neurologist and spine surgeron. He specializes in Neurosurgery and treats patients with complex trauma, as well as neurological and spine care. His practice specializes in non-surgical and surgical treatments utilizing the latest neurological advancements. He is part of an elite group of neurosurgeons at Scripps Memorial Hospital.

Dr. F. Kevin Yoo speaks both English and Korean. He is a highly trained and experienced surgeon and is available for med/legal evaluations throughout California.

Leisure Yu, MD Orthopedic Surgery

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • IME, QME
    • Corona
    • Fontana
    • Indio
    • Moreno Valley
    • Ontario
    • Redlands
    • Victorville
    • West Covina

Edward J. Yun, MD Urology

Dr. Edward Yun

  • Urology

Diana Zardouz, DDS Dentistry

  • Dentistry
  • IME

Stephen Zweig, MD General Surgery

  • General Surgery
  • IME, QME, CalPERS
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