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.

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

Kansas City, Missouri

Richard Nass, MD

New York, New York

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 - Dr. Armstrong is board-certified in otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) and in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He performs independent medical examinations for hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, hoarseness and facial injuries following accidents, military service, 3M Combat Arms Earplugs, explosions, hazardous noise and other trauma. He has extensive experience in depositions and courtroom testimony.
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 230 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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