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Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Examiner Listings

Welcome to the SEAK National Directory of Independent Medical Examiners. The Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Examiners found here provide independent medical exams (IMEs), medical evaluations, impartial examinations, independent medical assessments, vocational assessments, functional capacity evaluations, impairment ratings, second opinions, return to work evaluations, or fitness for duty exams to evaluate the extent of disability, permanent impairment or injuries.



Birmingham, Alabama
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Mobile, Alabama
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General orthopedics with expertise in shoulders,hips,and knees although have treated all orthopedic injuries. Interest in orthopedic disability, impairment and occupational issues. Board Certification: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Certificate of Additional Qualifications in Sports Medicine.
Additional Information: Professional Organizations: Mobile County Medical Association American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Alabama Orthopedic Society Medical Association of Alabama Southern Orthopaedic Association

Phoenix, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Arthroscopic Surgery, Athletic, Industrial, Motor Vehicle, Workers Compensation Injuries, Extremities and Spine

Phoenix, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Pain Management - Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. Fellow of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating PHysicians, Fellowship trained in Sports Medicine. Laser Surgery, Spine, Ankle, Pain Management, Foot, Hip, Elbow, Wrists, Arthroscopic Surgery, Total Joints, Impairment Ratings, IME's, Expert Witness

San Francisco, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Assistant Clinical Professor at UC San Francisco. Board Certified & Fellowship trained in Sports Medicine, Knee, Shoulder, and Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery. Arthroscopic and open treatment of Knee, Shoulder, Hip, Elbow, Hand, Foot, and Ankle injuries, including ligamentous surgery, fracture care, and total joint replacement.
Additional Information: Swarthmore College - BA; University of California Berkeley - MPH; University of California Davis - MD; University of Hawaii - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency; University of California San Francisco - Fellowship in Sports Medicine, Knee, Shoulder, and Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery. Trained in 4th, 5th, & 6th Edition AMA Guides. Board Certified. Faculty at San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Program. Assistant Clinical Professor at University of California San Francisco. Fellowship Director at San Francisco Sports Medicine Fellowship.

Westlake Village, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Cohen’s qualifications include board certification in Orthopedic Surgery and Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand. He maintains a successful surgical practice treating all conditions of the Hand, Wrist, and Elbow. Extensive experience in the capacity of Expert Witness, Independent Medical Evaluator, Qualified Medical Evaluator, Agreed Medical Evaluator, and medical record reviewer.
Additional Information: In the capacity of Independent Medical Evaluator, I conduct an extensive, thorough, unbiased, and impartial examination of the injured party, ensuring that all complaints and issues are addressed at the time of the evaluation. Appropriate history is taken and testing is performed in order to arrive at a medical determination, which is then presented in telephonic consultation and/or written report form.

Newport Beach, California
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Double Board Certified Orthopedic Hand Wrist and Upper Extremity Specialist, IME, AME, QME

Los Angeles, California
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Sherman Oaks, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams

Los Gatos, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Alternative Dispute Resolution, Mediation, Arbitration, Forensic Medicine, Spine Cases, General Ortho Cases, WC-QME, IMEs, AME's, MVA's, Total Hips (esoecially metal on metal), Total knees, Medical legal Evaluations, Arbitrator, Mediator

Valencia, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
I am board certified in orthopedic surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. I have expertise in general orthopedic conditions, sports medicine, osteoporosis, back and neck injuries and other bone and joint conditions. I am experienced in medical legal evaluations, depositions and testifying as an expert witness.

Santa Clarita, California
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand and Upper Extremity conditions including microsurgery and pediatric hand and upper extremity

San Francisco, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in sports medicine and reconstructive surgery of the knee and shoulder. Practice consists of arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder, knee replacement, shoulder replacement, and reverse shoulder replacement. Specializes in the treatment of traumatic injuries such as proximal humerus, clavicle, wrist, ankle, hand, and pediatric fractures. Orthopaedic Surgeon in private practice, with Sutter Medical Group, and Mercy General Hospital.
Additional Information: Graduated UCLA Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology. In UC Davis Medical School, received the UC Davis School of Medicine Medal recognizing overall academic excellence. Completed orthopaedic surgery training at the San Francisco Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program, then an additional year of fellowship training at the San Diego Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship in San Diego, CA, while receiving training in sports medicine and shoulder reconstruction. Worked with the San Diego Padres and the San Diego State Athletic Department.

Beverly Hills, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Meier specializes in the comprehensive evaluation of orthopedic conditions of the extremities and spine. He is internationally recognized as an expert in his field and has refined the art of creating thorough and concise reports that are easily understood by physicians and non-physicians alike.

San Diego, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Workers' Compensation and orthopedic trauma surgery

Burbank, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Arthroscopic and reconstructive treatment of complex shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle problems

Carmichael, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Board certified orthopedist specializing in total joints.

Denver, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Personal Injury Evaluations, Spine and Extremities, Record Reviews, Interviews, Examinations, Conferences, Testimony

Boulder, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Halbrecht is a board certified orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained in Sports Medicine with over 20 years of experience in private practice. She specializes in the conservative and operative treatment of sports injuries. The unique combination of her medical training and undergraduate degree in Engineering offers special expertise on causation. IME preferences include shoulder, hip, knee, elbow, ankle, wrist, foot and hand.
Additional Information: Dr. Halbrecht has been recognized for her expertise in arthroscopic surgery. As a result she has taught courses in knee and shoulder arthroscopy at the Orthopedic Learning Center in Chicago to orthopedic surgeons from all over the world. She has several publications in orthopedic journals and has been a team physician for football and hockey. She has utilized her degree in engineering while serving as a consultant for orthopedic product design and development.

Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Evaluation of spine and extremity impairments and disabilities. Record reviews, Expert testimony

Denver, Colorado
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spine, Shoulder, Hips, Knees, Ankle, Fractures

Naugatuck, Connecticut
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Foot and Ankle, Industrial Medicine, General Orthopedics of 20 yrs. expertise, Board Certified and re-certified, also certified in sports medicine, back medicine and industrial care of injured workers

Middlebury, Connecticut
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Specializing in the treatment of spinal conditions
Additional Information: Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, Fellowship trained in Spine Surgery at New York University Medical School. I have extensive expertise in conditions effecting the spine. I have an active orthopedic (spine surgery) practice and have consulted to provide IME, Disability Impairement Ratings, Medical Record review services to various clients, including insurance companies, attorneys.

Wilmington, Delaware
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hip and Knee Replacement, General Orthopedics, Knee Arthroscopy

Dover, Delaware
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Specialist
Additional Information: I am willing to travel to with-in 1-2 hours if there are 4-5 IME to do

Bradenton, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Specializing in accurate, concise, grammatical reports delivered in a timely fashion at a reasonable cost.

Hudson, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopaedic surgery; Joint replacements, Hips, Knees, Shoulders and disorders of the spine.

Jacksonville, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
IME's, Injury Plaintiff/Defense, Workers Compensation, Disability, Record Review
Additional Information: Federal Workers Compensation Expertise. Impairment Ratings 6th Edition AMA Guides.

Miami, Florida
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Combined experience in Orthopedic Surgery, Occupational Medicine, and Disability Evaluation. Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS). Member of Clinical Faculty at University of Miami. Extensive experience in deposition (>400 cases)and court testimony (>30 cases), for both plaintiff and defense in worker’s compensation, personal injury, and medical malpractice cases. Over 1300 peer reviews and IME's compled All medical reports are available immediately following evaluation.
Additional Information: Experience: Over 550 IME's performed Over 200 Full Peer Reviews performed Over 1000 EMC Peer Reviews performed Extensive experience in depositions 250+ Experienced court testimony cases workers compensation, personal injury and medical malpractice cases

Aventura, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
I am board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and have completed a spine surgery fellowship. My practice is almost completely devoted to the treatment of spinal disorders.
Additional Information: Expert Medical Advisor, Florida Division of Workers Compensation

Palm Harbor, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
General Orthopedics

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Practice limited to hand, wrist, forearm and elbow disorders/injuries.

Key West, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Certified By American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery; Additional Specialty: Forensic Orthopedics
Additional Information: Private practice, Orthopaedic Surgery 40+ years Commander USNR (Ret.)

Vero Beach, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and Hand Surgery. Performs arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee and ankle. Performs minimally invasive total joint replacement of the hip,knee and shoulder. Performs hand, elbow and wrist surgery. Performs foot surgery. Evaluates and treats all conditions of the cervical and lumbar spine 23 years in practice
Additional Information: Available for IMEs, medical legal work, disability evaluations. Multiple office locations.

Davie, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General orthopedic practice with emergency room. Community trauma, sports and general. Well versed in osteoporosis atypical Biphosphonate induced fractures. Rotator cuff tears, fractures. Lumbar/cervical sprains/strains, herniated disc, descriminate degenerative from traumatic pathology

Sarasota, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Spine Care & Medicine, Workers Compensation Injuries, Motor Vehicle Injuries, Independent Medical Evaluations, Medical Legal Evaluations, Personal Injuries

Sarasota, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Disability Evaluations Independent Medical Exams
General orthopaedic surgery including spine

St. Augustine, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Office orthopedics

St. Petersburg, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General orthopaedic surgeon with 25+ years in practice. Focus on trauma and arthroplasty

St. Petersburg, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Injuries involving knees & shoulders as well as sports related injuries
Additional Information: Dr. Tedder has been practicing in the Tampa Bay area since 1993. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and also a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is on the attending staffs of many local hospitals and surgery centers. He sits on the board of trustees of St. Petersburg General Hospital. Dr. Tedder provides orthopaedic team coverage for several local schools as well. He is a past member on the Board of Directors of the American Heart Society.

Palm Harbor, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Personal Injuries, Motor Vehicle Injuries, Workers' Compensation Injuries, Independent Medical Evaluations

Decatur, Georgia
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Physiatry Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
EMG/NCV, orthopedic rehabilitation, computerized functional capacity evaluations (FCE), disability evaluations. Dual specialties - Orthopedics and Physiatry. 25 years experience in orthopedics, spinal injuries, work injuries, IMEs, return to work evaluations. Fully bilingual (English/Spanish).

Savannah, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
I perform chart reviews for Plantiff and Defense Attorneys, Hospital Peer Review Boards, Insurance Companies, and Independent Peer Review and Information Companies. All work is performed as an Independent Contractor. I have 30+ years experience as a reviewer in my pre-retirement Hospital systems and 5+ years experience post retirement as a reviewer. I have given sworn depositions and appeared as a witness in court.
Additional Information: I prefer electronic communication such as DropBox. Processed reviews are returned to a secure web address upon completion.

Austell, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
General orthopaedic surgeon with specialty in joint replacement. Active practice includes arthroscopy, fractures, and non-operative spine. High volume of worker's compensation patients with additional experience using AMA guides for impairment.
Additional Information: The performance of IME's is an adjunct to my practice, not my primary focus. I strive to provide reports that are both informative and definitive in order to resolve conflict.

Savannah, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Foot & Ankle Independent Medical Exams
34 years in private practice of Orthopaedic surgery, fellowship trained in foot and ankle surgery. Orthopaedic residency at Harvard. Instructor at Medical College of Georgia. Reviewer for Foot&Ankle International, writer for AAOS Foot&Ankle Exam.

Morrow, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Extensive experience in joint replacement, physiatry, spine surgery, orthopedic surgery trauma, UCC Cork Ireland

Columbus, Georgia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Spine surgery, adult neck and back surgery, spine fusions.

Chicago, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Waukegan, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
IMEs, Impairment and Disability Rating, Nationwide Peer Medical File Reviews, Orthopaedic Surgery, Causation in Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical-Legal Evaluations. Actively Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 38+ years experience, Harvard Orthopedic Fellowship. ABOS and IAIME Certified (Impairment and Disability Rating).
Additional Information: Experienced Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) with an additional Certification in Impairment and Disability Rating by the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (CEDIR). Dr. David Fetter is an actively practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 39+ years Experience with a special interest is in Causation of Complex Orthopedic Cases and lectures to physicians and attorneys in the field of Causation. Dr. Fetter is a contributor of the lower extremity chapter of the AMA Causation Guide to Disease and Injury, Second edition, 2014. As a faculty member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Dr. Fetter teaches physicians Causation and also the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Impairment Ratings. Dr. Fetter's opinions are supported by evidence based medicine concepts, and are of assistance to plaintiff, defense, adjusters, and the judicial system in presenting scientific...

Chicago, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams

Chicago, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Sports medicine, knee, shoulder, arthroscopy, trauma, hand and elbow, foot and ankle, and nonoperative spine

Gurnee, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopaedic surgery with a special interest in sports medicine; reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, hip and knee; arthroscopic surgery; computer assisted knee replacement surgery; ACL reconstruction; rotator cuff repair; meniscal repair; shoulder arthroscopy for SLAP, Bankart and labral repair/stabilization; articular cartilage repair/regeneration; platelet rich plasma therapy; independent medical examinations; impairment ratings.
Additional Information: Certified in the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th edition Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine Board Certified, Orthopaedic Surgery Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners

Gurnee, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hip, knee and shoulder replacement; partial (unicompartmental) knee replacement; shoulder and knee arthroscopy; ACL and meniscal surgery; rotator cuff, biceps and labral repair; independent medical evaluations.
Additional Information: Board certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners Certified in the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th Edition

Elkhart, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Lafayette, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Fellowship trained in adult reconstructive surgery including minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery, partial knee replacement surgery and hip and knee revision surgery. 27 years of general orthopedic surgery practice experience including trauma, sports medicine, knee arthroscopy, shoulder and hand surgery as well as workers' compensation injuries. Board certified & recertified twice. Currently enrolled in Maintenance of Certification program through the American Board of Ortho. Surg

Bettendorf, Iowa
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Leawood, Kansas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
I specialize in hand and upper extremity surgery and I focus my IME work on conditions involving he hand, elbow and shoulder

Louisville, Kentucky
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
24 yrs. Experience as orthopedic, hand, and spine surgeon

Abbeville, Louisiana
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Slidell, Louisiana
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
General orthopedics / Sports Medicine / Arthroscopy / Joint replacement
Additional Information: Board Certified American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons Certified Independent Medical Examiner Fellowship in Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital Salt Lake City, UT Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Stanford University Medical Center Stanford, CA Doctor of Medicine Tulane University School of Medicine New Orleans, LA Bachelor of Science, Biology University of California, San Diego San Diego, CA

Falmouth, Maine
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
General Orthopedis. 30 years IMEs, permanant impairment evaluations using AMA Guides Vol. 4,5, and 6. Consulting staff Maine Medical Center. Courtesy staff at Mercy Hospital, Portland, ME.

Rosedale, Maryland
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams

Baltimore, Maryland
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Medico-legal Consultations, Impairment Ratings, IMEs, Peer Reviews, 2nd Opinions, Forensic Orthopaedics, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Orthopaedic Consultations on Adult Musculoskeletal Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder, Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee, Spinal Problems
Additional Information: Fluent in French, Italian & Spanish

Hancock, Maryland
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
IME’s, Impairment Ratings AMA Guides 4,5,&6, Litigation Support, Auto Liability Review, Medical Legal Evaluations, Utilization Review, ,Medical Bill Review, Pre-existing Arthritis and Joint Trauma, Surgical Second Opinions
Additional Information: Vice Chief of Staff, Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown, Md.(current), Board Certified American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma Director 2008-2011 (Meritus Medical Center -level 2) I offer objective, evidence based evaluations performed in a manner respectful to the injured worker or accident victim. I recognize the importance of a clear and concise history of injury and accurate and complete physical examination. It is my practice to review all available records and make conclusions based on all information available to me using my experience and understanding of mechanisms of injury and Orthopaedic trauma. It is my responsibility to provide evaluations that ensure that those who have true impairments causally related to a specific trauma are fairly compensated for their injuries. Likewise, Insurers have the right to be protected from those who attempt to seek compensation from pre-existing conditions and non-causally related trauma as well as those who attempt...

Laurel, Maryland
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Independent Medical Examinations Defense Medical Exams Independent Medical Opinions Peer Medical File Reviews Long Shoremen's IMEs Workers Compensation Disability Evaluations Impairment Ratings Second Opinion Exams
Additional Information: Board Certified, Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Board Certified, American Board of Independent Medical Examiners

Beverly, Massachusetts
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Trauma, Joint Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery
Additional Information: I have been in private practice in Orthopedic Surgery for 21 years. My main areas of interest and expertise are Sports Medicine, Trauma and Joint Replacement. I have been Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 1998. I have served as a consultant for ExamWorks, Medical Evaluation Specialists and the Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents since 2010. I have extensive experience in performing chart reviews, independent medical evaluations and impairment ratings as well as providing depositions and court testimony. (References available upon request)

Hyannis, Massachusetts
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Michael Murphy is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon. A graduate of Cornell University Medical College, he interned at Columbia University Hospitals, earning the T. Campbell Thompson Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery and completed specialty training in Orthopedic Surgery at Harvard University. Dr. Murphy currently sees patients at our main office in Hyannis. He performs all his surgery at Cape Cod Hospital.
Additional Information: Medical School: Cornell University Medical College Residency: Columbia University Hospitals Fellowship: Harvard University Orthopedic Surgery Board Certified: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Clinical Interests: Orthopedic Surgery, Total joint replacement Arthroscopic Surgery

Hingham, Massachusetts
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
I completed my Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Boston Universit in 1992 and the Hand Surgery and Microsurgery Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in 1993. I am board certified by the American Board of Ortho. Sur. and the certificate of added qualification in surgery of the hand. I recently completed the SEAK IME course and previously the QME course/certification. Since 1993, I have maintained an outpatient and inpatient practice full-time in both orthopedi

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Total joint arthroplasty, arthroscopic surgery, trauma

Stillwater, Minnesota
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal surgery including cervical, thoracic and lumbar regions, spinal cord stimulator implantation both trial and permanent for chronic pain and CRPS. Work Comp and MVA case evaluation and treatment. Disability evaluations

Jackson, Mississippi
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General orthopaedics w/an emphasis on Workers' Compensation

St. Louis, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Knees, Hips and Shoulders

Springfield, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Hand surgery, foot surgery, joint replacement, arthroscopy, pediatric orthopedics, arthritic conditions

St. Louis, Missouri
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Specializes in disorders, injuries and surgeries of the spine and neck

Chesterfield, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Performs Missouri and Illinois IMEs for injuries and ailments of shoulder, knee and elbow including advanced arthroscopic procedures, joint reconstruction procedures, cartilage restoration procedures and joint replacement surgery. Certified in Evaluation Disability and Impairment Ratings by AADEP in AMA Guides Sixth Edition. Well defined, definitive reports with in-house quality assurance to assure all questions are answered completely. Medical Record Reviews. Chesterfield and Fulton locations

St. Louis, Missouri
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Specializes in comprehensive orthopedic conditions, disorders, injuries and surgeries of the hand, wrist and elbow.

St. Louis, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
IMEs 25% of practice. General Orthopedics including all upper and lower extremity and spine conditions. Multiple body parts. Fellowship trained Spinal Surgeon.

Omaha, Nebraska
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand surgery, General Orthopedics

LAS VEGAS , Nevada
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Knee and Shoulder Specialty
Additional Information: MIME designation pending

Glenbrook, Nevada
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Las Vegas, Nevada
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics, Workers' Compensation Injuries

Las Vegas, Nevada
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Concord, New Hampshire
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Evaluation and treatment of Spinal injuries and diseases. Board Certified. Member of the Scoliosis Research Society, North American Spine Society and New England Spine Study Group. Some treatment of General Orthopaedic problems.
Additional Information: Extensive training in workers compensation at SEAK and AAOS courses.

Exeter, New Hampshire
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery, Physiatry, General Musculoskeletal specialist with special focus on shoulder and knee pathology.

Hackettstown, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams

Manahawkin, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Disability Evaluations Independent Medical Exams
Bone muscle & joint trauma & diseases

Hackettstown, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams

Sparta, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Vitolo specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sport and occupational injuries, primarily shoulders and knees.

Syracuse, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics, Sports Medicine

Rochester, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic spine surgery. Focus on all aspects of spinal surgery including cervical and lumbar decompression and fusions.
Additional Information: Peter N. Capicotto, MD is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, fellowship trained in spinal surgery. In private practice since 1993, his clinical practice includes treatment and management of herniated or ruptured disks of the cervical or lumbar spine, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, reconstructive surgery for failed back surgery and work-related neck and back injuries.

New York, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
I have been practicing spinal surgery in an academic and private setting for nearly a decade. I have significant expertise in spinal care and have lectured nationally and internationally on various spine related topics. I have been performing IME's for nearly my entire time as an attending spine surgeon and have expertise in traumatic and degenerative spinal conditions.

Mt. Morris, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Emergency Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgery/Emergency Medicine. IMEs, Record Reviews, Utilization Reviews, Holistic & Integrative Methodology, Non-surgical Orthopaedic Therapy, Hypertension, Independent Medical Examinations

Syracuse, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Cooke is an Orthopedic Surgeon with more than 35 years of experience in the management of Musculo-Skeletal Injury and Disease. He has treated all Orthopedic conditions, and now concentrates on Disorders of the Shoulder and Knee. Dr. Cooke is experienced in the performance of, and courtroom defense of, IME's. Testimony is available both locally and with travel.
Additional Information: Dr. Cooke is an Orthopedic Surgeon with more than 35 years of experience in the management of Musculo-Skeletal Injury and Disease. He has treated all Orthopedic conditions, and now concentrates on Disorders of the Shoulder and Knee. Dr. Cooke is a founding member and has been the long-term managing partner of a large private Orthopedic group in Syracuse, NY. His Patient Satisfaction Surveys are consistently very high. He is on the active staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Community General Hospital, Upstate University Hospital, and Specialists’ One-Day Surgery Center… all in Syracuse, NY. In the past, he was occasionally assisted at Surgery by a Resident in Orthopedics, but for many years is now assisted by a PA or LPN…performing as the primary surgeon on every case. Dr. Cooke is comfortable in the legal environment. He is experienced in IME's, Depositions, Video Testimony, and Courtroom Testimony. He is not intimidated by the proceedings of a courtroom or an opposing att...

Manhasset, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General orthopedics, hip & knee replacements and trauma

Woodmere, New York
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Currently Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at NY Harbor VA Medical Center Brooklyn and Attending Orthopedic Surgeon NY Harbor VA Medical Center Manhattan. I am clinically active including running a research laboratory. I specialize in Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery.

Queensbury, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, actively operating busy general orthopedic practice. Fellowship trained sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, IME, SLU.

Queensbury, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Actively operating busy general orthopedic practice, fellowship trained sports medicine arthroscopic surgery, IME, SLU

Putnam Valley, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Trauma, hand, sports, speak Spanish

Queensbury, New York
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Queensbury, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics - Actively operating busy general orthopedic practice. Arthroscopic Surgery, IME, SLU

Greensboro, North Carolina
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Specializing in Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Procedures, and revision surgery. Dr. Cohen has expertise in the following areas of spine surgery: •Minimally invasive spine surgery •Microdiscectomy •Microlaminotomy/foraminotomy •Minimally invasive fusion •Scoliosis surgery •Spinal fusion and instrumentation •Complex deformity surgery •Pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) •Image-guided surgery •Cervical and lumbar artificial disc replacement •X-stop procedure •Spinal cord stimulators
Additional Information: Board certified in orthopedic surgery with fellowship training in Spine/Scoliosis Surgery. Honors graduate of the Medical College of Virginia. He served his residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Cohen went on to complete a spine and scoliosis fellowship at Cornell University’s prestigious Hospital for Special Surgery.

Cornelius, North Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Ringside Medicine

Morehead City, North Carolina
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Fellowship trained Spine Surgeon. Actively practicing surgical and non surgical treatment of spinal disorders of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. Particularly enjoys minimally invasive spine surgery such as microdisectomy, and minimally invasive lumbar fusions. Performs epidural spinal injections.
Additional Information: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons North American Spine Society North Carolina Medical Society American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Christian Medical and Dental Society Penn Medical Scholars Association

Charlotte, North Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified, Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon, in active practice since 1994. Specialty focus in Medical-Legal evaluations, IME's, Impairment and Disability Evaluations/Ratings, AMA Guidelines, Peer-Peer and medical file reviews, Video depositions and Expert testimony.
Additional Information: Currently working with and representing worker's compensation and insurance carriers, attorneys for plaintiffs and defense, State/Federal disability carriers. Opinions are supported by objective evidence based medicine, and over 1000 evaluations and 200 depositions. Rapid report turnaround, usually within 48 hours.

West Chester, Ohio
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgical Independent Medical Examinations to also include joint and spine

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Board Certified

Hillsboro, Oregon
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
All areas of bones and joints that includes shoulders, elbows, hands, hips, knees, back (spine), feet, etc.

Kingston, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General orthopedic surgery, trauma, total joint replacements, workers' comp, motor vehicle accidents, arthroscopic surgery
Additional Information: DIPLOMATE ABOS FELLOW AAOS FELLOW AANA (ARTHROSCOPY ASSN OF NORTH AMERICA)

East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hip and Knee Replacement, General Orthopedics, Knee Arthroscopy

Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Primary and Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty

Greenville, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Industrial Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery, Peer Medical File Reviews, Disability Evaluations, Workers' Compensation IMEs

Kingston, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Langhorne, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Experience in performing independent medical evaluations (IME), disability evaluations, second opinion evaluations and medical file reviews for all orthopaedic injuries and conditions. Board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with extensive experience in workers compensation matters.

Kingston, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Specialties include Knees, Hips, Neck, Back, Lower Extremities and Official Disability Guideines

Allentown, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Trauma

Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic surgery, spine surgery, workers' compensation, Independent Medical Exams

Allentown, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Fellowship in foot & ankle surgery w/ 20+ years experience in general orthopedics

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, General Orthopaedics, IMEs, Narratives, Deposition

Allentown, Pennsylvania
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Steven Valentino is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship-trained in spine, which is the highest level of medical education possible in the United States. In addition to being a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Valentino is also Board-Certified by the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians, and Board-Certified by the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. He is trained to perform Independent Medical Examinations.

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic surgery, IME

Kingston, Rhode Island
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Fitzgerald is currently focusing his practice in the areas of legal consultation and independent medical examination. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. .
Additional Information: IMEs are performed by Dr. Fitzgerald at Ortho Rhode Island Sports Medicine Center, 1567 South County Trail, East Greenwich, RI 02818

Piedmont, South Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Evans has over thirty years of orthopaedic practice with an emphasis on the upper extremity. He has treated all forms of musculoskeletal complaints including foot, knee hip, back and neck symptoms. Dr. Evans is in active surgical practice. His office staff is positioned to handle your IME request swiftly and efficiently with a short reporting time. Dr. Evans has performed IME’s for private and governmental clients and holds a Certificate in the Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Rating.

Bluffton, South Carolina
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Twenty-five years practicing orthopaedic surgery and IME examinations. All areas of musculoskeletal issues, surgery, workman's comp, on the job injuries, response to treatment

Hilton Head, South Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine, hip and knee replacements and arthroscopic surgery, shoulder surgery, hand surgery, elbow surgery, ankles fractures, injuries to bones, muscles or joints. Neck and back pain.
Additional Information: Active orthopaedic surgeon currently treating both surgical and non-surgical patients. 17 years of experience in IMEs and Impairment Ratings and depositions. Performs IMEs for the Federal Government, Workers' Comp insurance companies, private law firms and others. Offices in Savannah Georgia and Hilton Head, S.C.. Experienced as Referee IME physician as well. Credentialed and active surgical staff privileges at three hospitals: Memorial University Medical Center (Savannah GA) St. Joseph/Candler Hospital (Savannah, GA), Hilton Head Hospital (South Carolina), and the Outpatient Surgery Center of Hilton Head (Surgical Center). My staff is ready to efficiently handle IME requests and appointments with a quick turnaround time. Will see patients in either Hilton Head or Savannah office.

Jonesborough, Tennessee
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spine

Columbia, Tennessee
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Memphis, Tennessee
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General Orthopedic Surgery with an emphasis on trauma, upper extremity and workers compensation problems.

Houston, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Killeen, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Additional Information: Texas Dept. of Insurance Division of Worker's Compensation Designated Doctor

Austin, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Certified Designated Doctor, Medical Director of Medical Equation, Orthopaedic Surgeon at Texas Orthopedics

Dallas, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

SUGAR LAND, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Occupational Medicine Independent Medical Exams
General orthopaedic surgery,personal injury and work related injuries
Additional Information: Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon in active practice. I am certified by the Texas Department of Insurance, Workers Compensation Division as a designated doctor and have been for over 15 years. I serve on the Medical Quality Review Panel for the Texas Department of Insurance.

Dallas, Texas
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Neal C. Small, M.D. the principal and founder of Orthopedic Expert Services, LLC has been in orthopedic surgery practice for over 35 years. Dr. Small has performed over 15,000 orthopedic surgical procedures. Dr. Small has published over 25 articles in refereed orthopedic journals. Dr. Small has performed hundreds of independent medical evaluations (IME's) and thousands of medical file reviews. He has provided expert opinions via reports, depositions and courtroom appearances nationwide.
Additional Information: Neal C. Small, M.D. via his company Orthopedic Expert Services, LLC has been providing expert opinions for the legal field, the insurance industry and the medical device industry since 1980. Dr Small has performed over 15,000 orthopedic surgical procedures. Dr. Small has published more than 25 articles in refereed orthopedic journals. Dr. Small is a past president of the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Dr. Small has performed hundreds of independent medical evaluations (IME's) and thousands of medical file reviews. He has prepared numerous reports for the legal field including opinions of causation, affidavits of merit and present and future damages.

McAllen, Texas
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
General Orthopedics, Trauma

Park City, Utah
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Spine surgery and spine medical care. Extensive experience with Worker's Compensation.
Additional Information: Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Independent Medical Examiners. Fellowship trained.

Richmond, Virginia
Spinal Medicine Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
All aspects of spinal surgery. Medical and surgical treatment of spinal disease.

Salem, Virginia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Disability Evaluations Independent Medical Exams
Expert solutions to orthopaedic problems. Serving the insurance, worker's compensation and legal industry. Located in Roanoke/Southwestern, Virginia. Trained at Wake Forest University and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Expertise in occupational medicine, disability evaluations, work related injuries and return to work programs (no spine). State medical board reviewer Professional practice reviewer and hospital risk management.
Additional Information: Experienced, full time orthopaedic surgeon- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. Subject expert in orthopaedic conditions and injuries with focus on providing solutions to complex problems. Medical school clinical faculty.

Harrisonburg, Virginia
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Seattle, Washington
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams

Longview, Washington
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Disability Evaluations Independent Medical Exams
Additional Information: Retired as chief of orthopedic surgery at Palo Alto VA Medical Center affiliated with Stanford University located on the university campus. Associate clinical professor of Orthopedic Surgery Stanford University. Assistant clinical professor of Orthopedic Surgery Univ. Calif Davis, CA. Experience in total joint surgery, revision surgery and treatment of infected total joints. Also experienced in musculoskeletal injuries and their treatment.

BELLEVUE, Washington
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hi, I am a practicing orthopedic spine surgeon with 4+ YEARS experience. I am Board-certified and Fellowship trained at Johns Hopkins. Former assistant professor Johns Hopkins, trained in minimally invasive and "traditional" spine surgery techniques including deformity.

Huntington, West Virginia
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedic Surgery, Spinal Medicine, Diplomat, American Board of Spine Surgery

Madison, Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Orthopedics, knee and shoulder - no spine/hand
Additional Information: Excellent regional reputation for providing objective, fair and easy to understand opinions. I reserve 2 hours for each evaluation. All reports are dictated immediately upon seeing claimant. IME locations in Wisconsin include Madison, Milwaukee area (Waukesha, Delafield, Brookfield, Greenfield), Mauston, Fond du Lac, Plainfield, Cable. For information contact: Rhonda Mayne, Director of IME Services drdbartlett@sbcglobal.net 608-556-9311

Brookfield, Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
IMEs, Impairment and Disability Rating, Nationwide Peer Medical File Reviews, Orthopaedic Surgery, Causation in Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical-Legal Evaluations. Actively Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 38+ years experience, Harvard Medical Orthopedic Fellowship.
Additional Information: Experienced Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) with an additional Certification in Impairment and Disability Rating by the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (CEDIR). Dr. David Fetter is an actively practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 39+ years Experience with a special interest is in Causation of Complex Orthopedic Cases and lectures to physicians and attorneys in the field of Causation. Dr. Fetter is a contributor of the lower extremity chapter of the AMA Causation Guide to Disease and Injury, Second edition, 2014. As a faculty member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Dr. Fetter teaches physicians Causation and also the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Impairment Ratings. Dr. Fetter's opinions are supported by evidence based medicine concepts, and are of assistance to plaintiff, defense, adjusters, and the judicial system in presenting scientific...

Mequon, Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams
Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams
All disorders of the upper extremity: hand through shoulder; prompt record reviews.

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