Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Examiners in New Mexico

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.


Orthopedic Surgery, Industrial Medicine - Fellowship in Total Joint Replacement of the hip, knee and shoulder and adult reconstructive surgery. Arthroscopic surgry of the hip, knee and shoulder. Complex reconstructive surgery, fractures malunions and non-unions and infections. Industrial medicine and work comp.
I have been treating injured workers and patients with personal injury claims for my entire career. More recently, over the last 3-4 years I have concentrated on injured workers. I am beginning to branch out and develop a medico-legal practice, in additon to continuing to treat patients. I am currently an expert witness for numerous cases for both plainitffs and defense. I accept case based on their merit. I am available to travel for depositons and court testimony.

Paul Saiz, MD, FAAOS, CIME 3 Crosses Spine

Las Cruces, New Mexico
Orthopedic Surgery, Spinal Medicine - Spine Surgery, Spinal Medicine, Spinal cord injury, Causation, Medical Coding, IME (CIME), Medical Necessity Peer Reviewer, Fellowship trained Spine Surgeon & Musculoskeletal Oncology, Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS), Board Certified in Spine Surgery (ABSS), Team Spine Physician New Mexico State University
Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Surgery in active clinical practice. Fellowship trained in both spinal reconstructive surgery and musculoskeletal oncology and reconstruction. 20+ years clinical experience in spine surgery. Well-experienced public speaker. Special expertise in spinal care coding. New Mexico State Team Physician. Experienced expert witness, independent medical examiner (CIME), and medical necessity peer reviewer. Licensed in New Mexico, Texas and Arizona.
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