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  • Phone: 925 275 1712
  • Fax: 925 275 8171
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Specialty 1: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Physiatry

Specialty 2: Pain Management - Medicine

Specialty Focus: Non-operative musculoskeletal and spine medicine. Spinal procedures including epidural injections of the SI joints, cervical, thoracic, and lumbar-sacrum, Facet injections, radiofrequency ablation procedures for posterior spinal pain, sympathetic blocks. Evaluation of Carpal tunnel syndrome, nerve injuries, arthritis, rehabilitation after a variety of injuries and illnesses, chronic repetitive trauma, and RSD/CRPS.

Medical School:

License(s): CA

Years in Practice: 34

Experience:
  • 25 years performing IMEs
  • 50 IMEs performed
  • Deposed/Testified 200 times

IME Training: ACOEM


Additional Information

Residency and training: Temple University PMR Residency, Orthopedic fellowship through Mt. Sinai University, JD at JFK University. Certifications: MD, JD, Triple Board Certified in Legal Medicine, PM&R, Electrodiagnostic Medicine (EMG/NCV) QME, IME, AME, SIME (Alaska), using 5th and 6th edition AMA guides, file reviews, examinations for work-related and nonindustrial evaluations. I have been working in California since I finished my physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at Temple University, which followed an orthopedic fellowship. My practice included extensive occupational and musculoskeletal medicine and neurological evaluations and treatment. I have passed the bar after graduation from law school, but do not practice law.