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Pediatric Pulmonary Expert Witnesses

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Roger M. Katz, MD
11500 W. Olympic Blvd., Ste 630
Los Angeles CA 90064
USA
phone: 310-393-1550
Roger M. Katz, MD, is Board certified in Allergy and Immunology and Pediatrics. Dr. Katz has been in the private practice of Allergy & Immunology since 1973. He has been honored as one of the "Best Doctors of America" and elected as one of "Southern California Super Doctors" by his peers.

Dr. Katz is currently a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is the author of over 100 articles, monographs, and chapters on medicine, mostly related to Allergy, Sinus and Asthma Disorders.

Litigation Support - Dr. Katz has approximately 20 years experience in defense and plaintiff expert witness evaluations. His services include Medical Legal Reviews, Depositions, and Court Appearances involving:
  • Allergy and Asthma Medical Care
  • Exposures to the Environment - i.e. Sick Building Syndromes
  • Exposures to Cleaning Agents
  • Exposures to Insecticides
  • Mold Intrusion
  • Fire Related Exposures and Effects on Asthma and Allergy
  • Oil Slick and Solvent Exposure
  • Insect Sting & Bite Reactions
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2 New Hampshire Ave
Troy NY 12180
USA
phone: 518-272-0331
fax: 518-271-9007
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Robert W. Irwin, MD, is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care. Dr. Irwin has been in clinical practice for over 35 years. He is currently the Respiratory Therapy Director at Samaritan Hospital in Troy, NY.

Dr. Irwin has been providing litigation support for over 10 years. He has reviewed and testified in cases covering the full range of critical care and pulmonary diseases. Many of the cases have involved life threatening situations which warrant critical care management.

Dr. Irwin has testified in over 25 depositions and over 20 trials, both for plaintiff and defense. His services include medical record review for standard of care, written reports, deposition, and trial testimony as needed.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • ICU Care
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Sepsis
  • Decubitus Ulcers
  • Asthma
  • Perforations
  • Intubations
  • Hypoxia Complications
  • Aspiration
  • Inhalation Illnesses
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    Dr. William W. Hooper, MD
    320 Santa Fe Drive
    Suite 101
    Encinitas CA 92024
    USA
    phone: 760-753-3424
    fax: 760-864-8583
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    Wm. Wayne Hooper, MD, CM, FRCP(C), FACP, FCCP has over 35 years of experience in Pulmonary Medicine as a Board Certified consultant, including 25 years in the Intensive Care Units at Scripps Hospitals (San Diego, CA), Thornton Hospital (La Jolla, CA), and the University of California at San Diego (UCSD).

    Dr. Hooper was trained in pulmonary medicine at two renowned centers including the Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University (Montreal, Canada) and University Hospital, UCSD in San Diego. Upon graduation he joined UCSD as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine and became Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine. In 1981 he entered private practice at Scripps Hospitals where he remained on staff as a Chest and Critical Care Medicine consultant until 2005.

    In 2005 Dr. Hooper shifted his focus to outpatient care as a clinical consultant in Pulmonary Diseases. He has maintained his Board Certifications in both Internal and Pulmonary Medicine and continues to provide patient focused attention to outpatients afflicted with diseases and disorders of the chest.

    Additionally, he is a published author in pulmonary hypertension and right heart disease. He has published articles and abstracts for publications including the American Journal of Cardiology and American Heart Journal.

    Dr. Hooper is an articulate expert with decades of experience. He reviews medical information with an open, objective viewpoint and provides clarity of opinion without bias. He has testified in court approximately twenty times, having been retained by plaintiffs and defendants alike. He prides himself in an ability to explain technical details to jurors in layman's terms, creating an educated, focused approach to understanding the issues at hand.

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    2405 Islandview CT
    Henrico VA 23233
    USA
    phone: 804-305-4584
    fax: 804-828-2983
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    Michael Schechter, MD, MPH, is a Pediatric Pulmonologist with extensive practice experience, academic credentials, and a national and international reputation in the care of neonates and children with Lung Disease and Respiratory Disorders.

    Dr. Schechter is a Professor of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University and Children's Hospital of Richmond. He is also Director of the VCU Cystic Fibrosis Center and the Children's Hospital of Richmond Community Asthma Program, Immediate Past Chair of the Section of Pediatric Pulmonology of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and Associate Editor of the AAP Handbook on Pediatric Pulmonology. Dr. Schechter is a previous Chair of the Pediatric Program Committee of the American Thoracic Society.

    Litigation Support - Having spent the early part of his career as a general pediatrician, Dr. Schechter has insight into standards of care for pediatric generalists. He has been an academic pediatric pulmonologist at several institutions for over 15 years, dealing with children who have rare and common, simple and complex respiratory conditions. He is skilled in bronchoscopy, pulmonary function testing, and in chronic mechanical ventilation.

    Dr. Schechter's expertise is available to counsel representing both Plaintiff and defendant. His services include medical record review, written reports, depositors, and trial testimony when needed.

    Areas of Expertise:
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Chronic Respiratory Failure
    • Pneumonia
    • Empyema
    • Hemoptysis
    • Neuromuscular Disease
    • Respiratory Complications
    • Asthma
    • Airway Obstruction
    • Bronchomalacia
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  • Hypoxemia
  • Aspiration
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Ciliary Dyskinesia
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Sickle Cell Lung Disease
  • Bronchoscopy
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    Charles E. Teebagy, MD, FCCP
    4701 N. Federal Hwy #370
    Pompano Beach FL 33064
    USA
    phone: 954-941-5731
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    Charles E. Teebagy, MD, FCCP, has over 45 years of private practice experience, specializing in the field of Pediatrics, on a primary and urgent care basis.

    Dr. Teebagy is a graduate of Boston University Medical School. He trained in Pediatrics at Boston City Hospital and Boston Children’s Hospital, which is usually ranked #1 by U.S. News and World Report. In addition to four decades of private practice, he was on the Clinical Voluntary Faculty/Instructor at Jackson Memorial Hospital. At the present time, he is an Affiliate Assistant Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science in the Charles E. Schmitt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University.

    Dr. Teebagy’s practice has focused on disease prevention through proactive health care management and immunizations, along with the treatment of illnesses, injuries, and pediatric infectious diseases.

    Dr. Teebagy has managed the primary health care of patients from infancy, through adolescent health transitions and through early adulthood, often providing medical care to the children and grandchildren of his patients.

    Dr. Teebagy has dedicated a large segment of his practice toward pediatric patients with special health care needs. Such broad scale experience ranges from the diagnosis and treatment of mental and physical disabilities, birth defects, chronic ailments, autoimmune disorders, ADHD, autism and growth deficiencies, among others.

    Litigation Support - Dr. Teebagy has collaborated with specialists of all kinds and has testified on general Standards of Care and Best Practices for Pediatric Medicine. His services are available to counsel representing both Plaintiff and Defendant. They include medical record review, written reports, depositions, and trial testimony as needed.