Thomas  Peatman, MD Independent Medical Examiner
Curriculum Vitae

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Specialty 1: Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty 2: Orthopedics

Specialty Focus: I am best suited for injuries to the extremities, or combined extremity/ non-surgical spine cases.

Medical School: U California Irvine

License(s): CA

Years in Practice: 21

Experience:
  • 11 years performing IMEs
  • 100+ IMEs performed
  • Deposed/Testified 20 times

IME Certification: CIME

IME Training: SEAK and ABIME


Additional Information

In practice for 21 years, performing over 8,000 joint replacements, hip, knee and shoulder arthroscopies and open surgeries. Board Certified, with additional Certification in Sports Medicine. IME certified. I additionally trained in the United States Navy in Aviation Medicine/ Flight Surgery. I have been participating in IME and Expert Witness work for 10+ years. I excel at providing clarity in complex case reviews as well as defining simpler incidents. I am timely, and prioritize scheduling exams, depos and court appearances.