Otolaryngology Independent Medical Examiners

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

Raphael Nach, MD Raphael Nach, MD, Inc

Los Angeles, California
Otolaryngology - General Ear, Nose & Throat disorders Hearing Loss Tinnitus Vertigo and Dizziness Sinuses Hoarseness Head and Neck Cancer
Board Certified by American Board of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery Fellow of the American College of Surgeons Past Chief of the Division of Otolaryngology at Cedars Sinai Medical Center Past Chief of Laser Surgery at Cedars Sinai Medical Center Past Co-chair of Surgical Peer Review Committee

Michael P. Bernstein, MD Michael P. Bernstein, MD, LLC

Enfield, Connecticut
Otolaryngology - Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Hearing, Apnea, Sinus Problems, Voice/Swallowing problems, Head and Neck Infections, Head and Neck Tumors, Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Trauma

Richard A. Beck, MD Advanced Otolaryngology Services

Jacksonville, Florida
Otolaryngology - Dr. Richard A. Beck uses state-of-the-art testing and digital video examination equipment for diagnosis and documentation. Experience in complex case management for voice, swallowing, airway, sinus, and head & neck surgical cases. Available for IME, expert medical witness and case consultation. Areas of expertise: airway & voice (laryngology), swallowing & aspiration (dysphagia), otolaryngology / otorhinolaryngology (ENT / ear, nose & throat), ENT causation, ENT complications, nasal & sinus.
Dr. Richard A. Beck is a board certified Otolaryngologist (ENT) offering expert witness services with experience in testimony by deposition and at trial. He is a surgical expert in ear, nose, throat & airway. Over 25 years of expert witness practice, independent medical examination (IME) and case review. Expert review of causation in complex ENT cases. Dr. Richard A. Beck uses state-of-the-art testing and digital video examination equipment for diagnosis and documentation. Experience in complex case management for voice, swallowing, airway, sinus, and head & neck surgical cases. Available for IME, expert medical witness and case consultation. Areas of expertise: airway & voice (laryngology), swallowing & aspiration (dysphagia), otolaryngology / otorhinolaryngology (ENT / ear, nose & throat), ENT/ otolaryngology causation, ENT / otolaryngology complications, nasal & sinus (rhinology), obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), hearing & ear surgery otology), geriatric ENT, speech / voice, vo...

David Brodner, MD

Boynton Beach, Florida
Otolaryngology, Sleep Medicine - Practice focuses on sinus problems and sleep medicine, but treats wide variety of conditions within ENT and Sleep Medicine including allergies, sinus headache, sinus infections, balloon sinus surgery, balloon sinuplasty, snoring, sleep apnea, breathing problems, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, ear infection, hearing loss, mouth sores, neck mass, sore throat, nose bleeds, and cancers of the head and neck (throat cancer, thyroid cancer, tongue cancer, vocal cord and sinus cancer).
Full time clinician double Board-Certified in both Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat) – Head and Neck Surgery and Sleep Medicine. National thought leader on balloon sinus surgery. Served on the Medical Advisory Board for Entellus Medical as one of three physicians charged with developing and implementing a physician education program for teaching balloon sinus surgery to other ENT surgeons. Duties included lectures, small-group conferences, live demonstrations during surgery, webinars, and hands-on cadaver labs. Published original research on the safety and efficacy of balloon sinus surgery and was charged with presenting the data at numerous national meetings. Over ten years of consulting experience. Experience includes expert witnessing, utilization review, disability review, and clinical research and development for industry. Affiliate Assistant Clinical Professor, Florida Atlantic University College of Medicine, 2005-present. English Major at Duke. Practice foc...

Michael J Clark, MD Med Legal Pro

Venice, Florida
Otolaryngology - Gener Practice with specific focuses on hearing loss, sleep medicine and sinus surgery. Dr. Clark has extensive experience with balloon sinus surgery, balloon eustachian tube dilation, sleep apnea surgery including the hypoglossal nerve stimulator device (Inspire). Has evaluated many patients regarding hearing loss and tinnitus related to workman's comp.
Dr. Clark has extensive experience with implantable hearing devices including Cochlear Implants and BAHAs. He has severed as a Cochlear Implant subject matter expert for a large purchasing group. He has also been involved in clinical trials for balloon sinus and eustachian tube dilation.


Naples, Florida
Otolaryngology, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - Sinus surgery, nasal surgery, nasal fracture, broken nose, FESS complications, hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness, vertigo, tinnitus, occupational hearing loss, orbital injury, intracranial penetration, MVA, auto accidents, airbag deployment hearing loss, occupational hearing loss, gun shot noise trauma, gun range noise, tonsillectomy, cavernous sinus, medial rectus injury, anosmia, loss of smell and taste, blindness and csf leak after sinus surgery, complications of sinus and nasal surgery.
HARVARD & YALE educated; STANFORD & UCSF trained. CLEVELAND CLINIC Florida Chairman of Otolaryngology. DOUBLE - BOARD CERTIFIED. Dr. Greene graduated from Harvard, phi beta kappa, & magna cum laude. He attended medical school at Yale & performed research at the NIH. Following Residency & Chief Residency at the University of California, San Francisco, Dr. Greene completed a Fellowship in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Stanford. He then joined the Cleveland Clinic in Florida, where he attained the rank of Chairman of Otolaryngology. Dr. Greene later founded the Florida Sinus Institute, where he is currently providing comprehensive nasal, sinus & ENT surgery & medical care. Dr. Greene is a contributing author to multiple textbooks, has authored over 40 scholarly publications, and given over 180 lectures. Dr. Greene founded & directed the Cleveland Clinic Otolaryngology Symposium for 8 years, and has taught at numerous ENT courses nationally & internationally. He ...

Glenn Knox, MD, JD, FACS, FACHE University of Florida; Nitinetics LLC

Jacksonville, Florida
Otolaryngology, Brain Injury Medicine - Dizziness, Hearing Loss, TBI, tinnitus, traumatic brain injury, temporal bone fracture, CSF leak, cholesteatoma, otosclerosis, stapedectomy, stapes, stapedotomy, ear surgery, otology, neruotology, otoneurology, otalgia, ear pain, TMJ, otitis media,
aerospace medicine, motion sickness

Michael T Hopfenspirger, MD, PhD

Greenwood, Minnesota
I have 15 years of experience in a general otolaryngology practice, seeing a broad spectrum of patients and diagnoses. I have completed hundreds of IMEs and pride myself in providing thorough, well-reasoned, well-supported opinions on a variety of ENT topics.

Greg Mulcahy, MD HealthAdvise

Kansas City, Missouri
Gregory Mulcahy is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. He is licensed to practice in the state of Missouri. He completed his Otolaryngology residency at Duke University Medical Center. He has 24 years post residency experience in Veterans Administration, Academic, and Private Practice He is currently employed by the ENT Clinic at Liberty Hospital, Liberty Missouri.

Richard Nass, MD HealthAdvise

New York, New York
Otolaryngologist/Head and Neck surgeon with a long career in both private medical practice and academia. Professor Emeritus at the New York University School of Medicine. Subspecialty is Rhinology/Endoscopic sinus surgery having taught ENT residents and practicing physicians in this sector. I am exceptionally well-qualified, experienced, and interested in reviewing potential cases of medical malpractice in all area of otolaryngology.

Kevin F. Wilson, MD ENT Specialists

Draper, Utah
Otolaryngology - ENT, ear, nose, throat, allergy, sinus, sleep apnea, snoring, sleep surgery, sinusitis, ear infection, hearing loss, tinnitus, ear ringing, dizziness, vertigo, imbalance, nasal fracture, facial fracture, thyroid, thyroid surgery, loss of smell, voice, hoarseness
Dr. Wilson is a board-certified comprehensive otolaryngologist and head and neck surgeon, specializing in and practicing the full breadth of the ENT field. He graduated from the highly-respected Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and completed residency training at the University of Michigan. He was then on faculty at the University of Utah for seven years and started a comprehensive allergy practice in the department, teaching and mentoring many students and residents. He has been growing a busy private practice since then. He has performed many independent medical examinations and chart reviews for workers compensation and disability cases. He has served as an expert witness in many malpractice, personal injury, and workplace injury cases, including five expert witness depositions for the 3M hearing loss litigation. Dr. Wilson has authored 20 peer-reviewed journal articles as well as review articles, book chapters, and poster presentations at national meetings. ...

Michael Armstrong, MD Richmond ENT

Richmond, Virginia
Otolaryngology, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - Board-certified in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Clinical expertise in ear, nose, and throat surgery, allergies, mold exposure, sinus disorders, cancer diagnosis, hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, tonsils, hoarseness, facial trauma and soft tissue neck injuries following medical or surgical treatment, mold exposure, military service, hazardous noise, industrial accidents, motor vehicle accidents, strangulation assaults and other trauma.
When an accident or illness leaves a patient injured, it often requires a seasoned professional to interpret and explain the medical record. Dr. Armstrong is an experienced medical doctor and trained expert witness who has assisted plaintiff and defense attorneys in more than 300 criminal, medical liability, personal injury, or disability cases. Notable cases have included claims regarding 3M Combat Arms Earplugs, Iraq war, Afghanistan War, motor vehicle accidents, hospital death, missed cancers, strangulation, tinnitus, hearing loss, throat injuries, and surgical complications following neck dissections, tonsillectomies, nasal and sinus surgeries, and facial cosmetic surgery. The first phone call is complementary. Initial record review can usually be completed within 7 days of receipt. In some cases, an independent medical examination can be completed remotely using telemedicine. Dr. Armstrong is an ear, nose, and throat surgeon with advanced training in allergy, sinus surgery a...
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