Neurology Independent Medical Examiners

Welcome to the SEAK National Directory of Independent Medical Examiners. The Neurology 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.

Farr Ajir, MD, MBA, FACS Neurological Surgeon

Westlake Village, California
Neurosurgery, Neurology - Dr. Farr Ajir is a practicing Board Certified Neurosurgeon with more than 40 years of experience in the treatment of disorders of the brain and spine. He is also certified by the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (CIME) and provides expert reviews and medical-legal opinions as an expert neurosurgeon. Dr. Ajir is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), and a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the California Association of Neurological Surgeons.
Dr. Ajir has been staff neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic and Kaiser Permanente Healthcare Systems.

Lorne S Label, MD, MBA California Neurological Specialists, Inc.

Thousand Oaks, California
Neurology, Acupuncture - Adult and Pediatric Neurology, special interest in head trauma, dementia, headaches, ADHD, nerve & muscle diseases

Jonathan S. Rutchik, MD, MPH NEOMA

Mill Valley, California
Neurology, Occupational Medicine - Evaluation of individuals or groups with neurological problems, occupational exposures and/or workplace injures
Dr. Rutchik is one of very few physicians in the United States board certified both in Neurology and Occupational and Environmental Medicine. He is also an associate professor of Medicine at UCSF and a California State Qualified Medical Examiner. He is a Fellow of both the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM). He provides clinical evaluations and treatment, including electromyography, of individuals and populations with suspected neurological illness secondary to workplace injuries or chemical exposure; neurological trauma, and neurological fitness for duty in safety sensitive populations. Other services include independent medical examinations, medical record review, utilization review and consulting to industrial, legal, government, pharmaceutical and academic institutions equally for plaintiff and defense matters. Dr. Rutchik is licensed in CA, NY, MA, NM and ID.

Robert J. Friedman, MD Headache and Pain Center of Palm Beach

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Neurology, Pain Management - Medicine - Chronic Pain, headache, traumatic brain injury, RSD / CRPS , pain medications, neurodiagnostics, EMG, neuromuscular medicine (peripheral nerve).

Suzanne Hagler, MD South Florida Headache MD

Hollywood, Florida
Neurology, Pediatrics - Headache Medicine - both pediatric and young adult (I generally see headache patients up to 40 y/o) Concussion ADHD Autism

Roman Kesler Medical Center Clinic

Pensacola, Florida
Sleep Medicine, Neurology - Dr. Roman Kesler is dual Board Certified in Neurology and Sleep Medicine and has extensive experience as an Expert Witness conducting case reviews and IME evaluations. He treats a wide range of neurological and sleep disorders, including but not limited to, memory and movement disorders, stroke, personal injury, traumatic brain injury, neuromuscular disorders, headaches, and sleep and wake disorders.
Dr. Kesler received his medical degree from the University North Texas Health Science Center and went on to complete an internship at the University Florida Health Science Center and residency training at the University of South Alabama Medical Center. Dr. Kesler is a certified member of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, the American Society of Neuroimaging, National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners, and is a Certified Life Care Planner.

Hal S Pineless, DO, FACN, FAAN NeuroCare Institute of Central Florida

Winter Park, Florida
Neurology - Concussion, Traumatic brain injury, CO poisioning, Headaches, Dementia, Parkinson's Disease, Peripheral Neuropathy, Stroke, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, General Adult Neurology
Dr. Hal Pineless has been practicing general adult neurology in Central Florida since 1986. He has been voted on multiple occasions a "Top Doctor" by Orlando Magazine. He was the 2012-13 Florida Osteopathic Medical Association President. He has been doing IMEs since the start of his Florida practice in 1986. "I pride myself in getting reports to the referring parties quickly and in a timely manner. My staff has been with me for a long time (one employee has been 34 years), so we are a very stable practice. I look forward to working with you."

Carl Billian, MD MS Elite Neurology & Personal Injury Centers of Atlanta

Atlanta, Georgia
Neurology, Brain Injury Medicine - Focus on adult neurology, boarded in neurophysiology-EMG-nerve-muscle disease, sleep medicine, neurologic rehabilitation. Bio-mechanical engineering. Expertise in head injury, cognition, memory-behavior, dementia, neurology-psychiatry overlay. NFL retirees - TES/CTE syndromes. Prior director inpatient rehabilitation unit. Current clinic work/vehicle injury - head, neck, back, sleep, vestibular, spinal and peripheral nerve, pain syndromes, PTSD-anxiety-depression, patient-family education -
Residency and fellowship at Case Western Reserve - University Hospitals of Cleveland -

Roland Hamilton, MD

Decatur, Georgia
Neurology - Stroke Epilepsy Traumatic Brain Injury Spinal Cord injury Nerve injury Neuromuscular Disorder
I am a board-certified Neurologist with neurophysiology training. I currently practice as a Neurohospitalist in the Metro Atlanta area. My practice consists of managing neurologic emergencies such as strokes, seizures, neuromuscular disorders, neurologic infections, migraines, head/brain injuries, neurodegenerative disorders etc.. I have experience reviewing legal cases and performing independent medical examinations.

Kenneth J Lazarus, MD, PhD Southern Crescent Neurological Clinic, PC

Fayetteville, Georgia
Neurology, Pain Management - Medicine

Jeremy Meisel, MD Advanced Neurology

Douglasville, Georgia
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Board certified in Neurology, Neurophysiology, Sleep medicine, and vascular neurology (stroke). More than 15 years of experience with IME's. I mostly work out of Douglasville, GA and Dallas, GA but I can work out of state on request.

Brian J Anseeuw, DC, MD Quad City Neurology and Spine

Moline, Illinois
Neurology, Chiropractic - I am both a Medical Neurologist and Chiropractor
Fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology from University of Louisville, KY Certificate in Chiropractic Orthopedics, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic

Norman V. Kohn, MD

Chicago, Illinois
Neurology, Psychiatry - Distinguishing and elucidating specific physical and psychological factors, when both are present; general neurology; head trauma; seizures and epilepsy; questions of causation and motivation; alcoholism and addiction

Michael D Snyder, MD Quell Headache & Wellness Center

Shiloh, Illinois
Neurology, Electrodiagnostic Medicine - General Neurology, Stroke Medicine, Headache Medicine, TBI, Neuromuscular Disorders, EMG.

E. Andy Akan, M.D. Akan Neurological Experts

Dyer, Indiana
Neurology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Physiatry - Stroke, traumatic brain injury, post-concussive syndrome, spinal injury, epilepsy, stroke, TPA, ICH, MS, Parkinsonism, Alzheimer's dementia, headache, neuropathy, myopathy, myasthenia gravis, disorders of the vestibular and visual systems, and neurophysiology studies including EEG and EMG
I am a board certified neurologist practicing in the hospital and outpatient setting for over 14 years. I completed a full 3 year categorical internal medicine residency prior to my neurology residency. I am currently serving as medical director for one of three comprehensive stroke care programs in the state of Indiana. I also serve as medical director for quality in a stroke and rehabilitation hospital. I have 3 years experience admitting patients into acute rehabilitation and have followed patients in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities. I currently read and interpret both EEG and EMG testing. I have a 10 year history as an expert physician speaker for multiple pharmaceutical companies. I have experience testifying in both depositions and jury trial. I am available to work for plaintiff or defense counsel. I am also available to work nationally and willing to travel. I am available via cell phone (773) 742-3974 or email [email protected]. I will respond and produce...

Ronald S Sims, MD Dubuque Neurology & Sleep Medicine

Dubuque, Iowa
Neurology, Sleep Medicine - Adult neurology and sleep medicine
Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Sleep

Diana Apetauerova, MD

Arlington, Massachusetts
Neurology - I am working for several IME companies for the past 4 years. I had done hundreds of IME exams, workers compensation and PERAC cases. They are mainly consisting of concussions and other traumatic brain injuries, neck and low back injuries, other neurological diagnosis as well. I would like to expand my services.
I am very experienced and passionate neurologist. I do the IMEs quickly and offer one day a month just for IMEs alone. I am able to see patients or do IME review without seeing a patient. I had been trained in the local services I work for and had done hundreds of cases.

Gary L Stanton, MD Gary Stanton, MD, PC

Concord, Massachusetts
Neurology, Pain Management - Medicine - Sleep Medicine, Clinical Neurophysiology (EMG, EEG), Medical Acupuncture
I have been in the full-time private practice of neurology continuously since completing a neurology residency and EMG fellowship in 1983 at Boston University. My active ABMS board certifications include neurology, pain medicine, sleep medicine, and clinical neurophysiology. Active non-ABMS board certifications include medical acupuncture, EMG, and EEG. My clinical practice is 1/3 general neurology, 1/3 pain medicine, and 1/3 sleep medicine. About 98% of my professional time is spent in direct patient care. This in part involves medical acupuncture, for which I have undergone specialized training, published medical literature, and lectured in domestic and international conferences. Since approximately 1985 and for several years thereafter I performed IMEs for the Department of Industrial Accidents of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. I have given legal depositions and have testified as an expert witness in court in cases involving industrial accidents, disability due to neur...

Jose U. DeSousa, MD Oakleaf Neurology & Sleep

Dearborn, Michigan
Neurology, Neurophysiology - Neuromuscular Medicine, Neuromuscular Disorders, Neurophysiology, Sleep Medicine

Mohammed Zafar, MD Kalamazoo Nerve Center, PLLC

Portage, Michigan
Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology - Neurologic consultations, IMEs, Botulinum therapy (for approved indications -chronic migraine, movement disorders, hyperhidrosis), EMG, Tele-imaging (Neuro-MRI, Neuro-CT)
Board Certified in Neurology (ABPN) Board Certified in Clinical Neurophysiology (ABPN) Certified in Headache Medicine (UCNS) Certified in Neuroimaging (UCNS, ASN) Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (FAAN) Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP) Fellow of the American Society of Neuroimaging (FASN)

Jack E. Hubbard, MD, PhD IME, Inc

Plymouth, Minnesota
Neurology, Pain Management - Medicine
multiple publications in both medical and medical-legal journals Co-author of three volume set in the ABA Medical Legal Guides series published by the American Bar Association titled Head Trauma and Brain Injury for Lawyers, The Spine for Lawyers, and Clinical Anatomy for Lawyers Co-author of Anatomy and Physiology for Legal Professionals

Matthew J. DeLuca, MD

Bloomfield, New Jersey

Rahul Guha, M.D. Experienced Neurology Consulting

Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey
Neurology, Neurophysiology

Dirk E Skinner Dirk E. Skinner, M.D.

Vineland, New Jersey
Neurology, Neurophysiology
Office/Hospital Neurologist for more than 40 years

Loren E Rosenthal, MD Dutchess Neurology, PLLC

Hyde Park, New York
Neurology, Sleep Medicine - Neurophysiology, Pain Management, IME, EEG, Nerve Blocks, EMG and NCU, Intern and Neurosurgical Residency - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Residency - Neurology - Mt. Sinai Hospital, Queen Square Neurological Institute, London, England

Allan E Rubenstein, MD Comprehensive Neurology Services, PC

New York, New York
Neurology - Genetic and developmental disorders, brain and spinal cord tumors, birth injuries, cervical and lumbosacral trauma, cerebrovascular disease, neuromuscular disorders, neurologic complications of anesthesia, neurologic complications of vaccinations, Lyme disease.
Clinical Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, NYU School of Medicine Board Certified, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology), former Examiner Member, American Academy of Neurology Actively practicing neurologist with 20+ years providing medical -legal reviews for medical malpractice, personal injury and criminal cases. Medical malpractice experience ~ 50/50 plaintiff/defense Numerous peer-reviewed publications, invited lectureships and 3 books. Areas of expertise: Birth trauma, HIE, Developmental disability, Genetic disorders, Traumatic brain injury, Disorders of the peripheral nervous system, Brain and spinal tumors, Neurologic complications of vacccinations

Sumul Modi, MD

Charlotte, North Carolina
Neurology - Extensive experience with traumatic brain injury, stroke, brain hemorrhage, cognitive deficits, dementia, seizure/epilepsy, headache disorders and other neurological disorders.

Timothy Herron, MD

Sandusky, Ohio
Neurology, Electrodiagnostic Medicine - General neurology, traumatic brain injury, concussion, spinal cord, neck and back injury, neurological damage resulting from medical errors.

Stanford S Feinberg, MD American Independent Medical Examiners, LLC

wyomissing, Pennsylvania
Neurology, Sleep Medicine - Performing Neurologic and Sleep Disorders IME services for the Central PA and Greater Philadelphia and western suburb areas. Specializing in: Traumatic Brain Injuries,Sleep Disorders, Headache, Peripheral Nerve Injuries, Sleep Apnea, Narcolepsy, CRPS, Fibromyalgia

Iqbal A Khan, MD Penn neurology and psychiatry associates, PC

MOOSIC, Pennsylvania
Neurology, Sleep Medicine - General Neurology- Sleep Medicine 26 years in neurology practice Clinical teaching faculty appointment since 12 years Geisinger Commonwealth School of medicine, Scranton,PA-Assistant Professor Attending neurologist Geisinger Community Medical center,Scranton a 375 bed hospital. 15 years experience in IMEs and depositions. 15 years experience in Disability evaluations for US Veterans.
American Board certified in Neurology and Sleep Medicine.

Jeffrey Bodle, MD Coastal Inpatient Physicians, LLC

Charleston, South Carolina
Neurology - Board certified neurologist with 10+ years experience treating acute stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage, traumatic brain injury, meningitis, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, concussion and the full spectrum of acute neurologic disorders. Author of multiple peer reviewed papers on stroke and concussion with several years experience evaluating former NFL players through the NFL Baseline Assessment Program.

Paul C Miller, MD Electrodiagnostic Consultants of Nashville, PLLC

Franklin, Tennessee
Neurology - The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Diplomate in the specialty of Neurology MRI certified, American Society of NeuroimagingPoster Presentation, American Academy of Neurology – May 02, 1985 “EEG and Frequency Analysis Techniques for Monitoring Carotid Endarterectomy: A Blind Comparison” Poster Presentation, American Academy of Neurology, April 09, 1987 “Metrizamide Myelography and Computerized Tomography in the Evaluation of Nerve Root Avulsion” (see cv)

Steven M Croft, M.D.

Houston, Texas
Neurology - Experience in Adult Neurology including stroke, traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, movement disorders, dementia, radiculopathies, and neuropathies.

Huma Haider, MD National Brain Injury Institute

Brain Injury Medicine, Neurology

Felix Rivera, MD US Neurology Consulting

Harlingen, Texas
Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology - Stroke, Epilepsy, Headache, migraine, Traumatic Brain Injury, TBI, mild traumatic brain injury, mTBI, closed head injury, concussion, Spinal Cord Injury, Nerve Injury, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome,CRPS,Memory Loss, Dementia, Encephalopathy, Parkinson's Disease, testamentary capacity,competency.
Dr.Felix Rivera is a Board Certified Neurologist with over 14 years of experience. Fellowship trained in Epilepsy and Neuromuscular Disorders. Has experience with Outpatient General Neurology, Inpatient Neuro-Hospitalist and Outpatient Tele Neurology, as well as currently provides Telemedicine care in Neurology, Inpatient Telemedicine/ Tele Neuro-Hospitalist for hospitals in several states throughout the United States. He is Licensed in over 25 states Dr. Rivera has experience in areas, including but not limited to : Stroke, Epilepsy, Headache, migraine, Traumatic Brain Injury, TBI, mild traumatic brain injury, mTBI, closed head injury, concussion, Spinal Cord Injury, Nerve Injury, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, CRPS, Memory Loss, Dementia, Encephalopathy, Parkinson's Disease, testamentary capacity, competency.

Jitendra K Baruah, MD

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Neurology, Pain Management - Medicine - Board Certified in Neurology (ABPN), Subspecialty Board Diplomate in Pain Medicine (ABPN), Subspecialty Board Diplomate in Vascular Medicine (ABPN), Diplomate of American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (ABEM), American Board of Psychiatry Neurology (ABPN), United Council of Neurological Subspecialties (UCNS)
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