Nelhs Betancourt, MD, MPH, DABT

Specialty: Internal Medicine

Services: AME*, IME, QME, SIBTF

Education: Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Residency: Internal Medicine: Veterans Administration Hospital Río Piedras, Puerto Rico

Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Toxicology

Dr. Nelhs Betancourt is an experienced, articulate and highly knowledgeable physician with 25 plus years experience in evaluating and treating Internal Medicine and Occupational Medicine patients. Board certified in Internal Medicine and General Toxicology, he has testified on solvents, asbestos, pneumoconiosis, cancer as well as work-related internal medicine conditions (causation, apportionment, impairment ratings, QME work).

He has a Masters’ Degree in Occupational Medicine, and currently supervises the care of approximately 8000 workers in the aerospace and pharmaceutical industries. Experienced in Fit-for-Duty, Independent Medical Evaluations for short/long term disability, Return to Work, ADA accommodations, AMA impairment ratings, medical surveillance, DOT examination and drug screen interpretation. Board certified as Physician advisor in Workers’ Compensation. Certified independent medical evaluator. Board certified health care manager and quality assurance.

With a career spanning over 30 years, Dr. Betancourt has built a reputation as a seasoned professional who consistently delivers exceptional results. His vast expertise, coupled with his commitment to evidence-based practice, enables him to provide unparalleled support to clients in medical, toxicology, workers compensation, and courtroom matters. Dr. Betancourt will increase your case’s credibility because you will be in the hands of a distinctive, credible, and trusted expert.


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