James F. Lineback, MD, FCCP
, is a multiple board-certified Pulmonary Internist
and has maintained a private practice in Chest Medicine
since 1984. His long career in patient care also includes 10 years in emergency medicine as well as a practice since 2005 in Newport Beach, California which utilizes the advanced technology of the emerging field of anti-aging medicine for the early detection and reversal of coronary heart disease.
Dr. Lineback has also been involved in the education of medical students, interns, and residents since 1986. As an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California Riverside School of Medicine, he teaches a course entitled Pathophysiology and Mechanisms of Disease.
- Dr. Lineback has provided expert witness services for over 25 years in medical malpractice and personal injury cases. He specializes in the determination of causation and life expectancy in complex, multi-system catastrophic injury cases. Dr. Lineback's strong background in basic science and clinical practice uniquely qualifies him to opine on behalf of both plaintiff and defendant.
Areas of Expertise
- Catastrophic Injury
- Chronic Lung Disease (COPD),
- Emphysema/Chronic Bronchitis
- Life Expectancy
- Postoperative Complications
|Pneumonia/Chest InfectionsPulmonary Embolism/DVTRespiratory FailureSeptic ShockWrongful DeathChest Trauma Complex Multi-System Disorders|