Sports Medicine Independent Medical Examiner Listings

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

David A. Fetter, MD Expert Orthopedic, Inc.

Scottsdale, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - IMEs, Impairment and Disability Rating, Nationwide Peer Medical File Reviews, Orthopaedic Surgery, Causation in Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical-Legal Evaluations. Actively Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 40+ years experience, Harvard Orthopedic Fellowship. ABOS and IAIME Certified (Impairment and Disability Rating).
Experienced Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) with an additional Certification in Impairment and Disability Rating by the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (CEDIR). Dr. David Fetter is an actively practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 40+ years Experience with a special interest is in Causation of Complex Orthopedic Cases and lectures to physicians and attorneys in the field of Causation. Dr. Fetter is a contributor to the AMA Causation Guide to Disease and Injury, Second edition, 2014. As a faculty member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Dr. Fetter teaches physicians Causation and also the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment. Dr. Fetter's opinions are supported by current science and evidence based medicine concepts, and are of assistance to plaintiff, defense, adjusters, and the judicial system in presenting scientific facts of...

Michael A. Seivert, DO

Phoenix, Arizona
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Arthroscopic Surgery, Athletic, Industrial, Motor Vehicle, Workers Compensation Injuries, Extremities and Spine

christopher g stevens Tucson Orthopaedic Institute

ORO VALLEY, Arizona
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams, Hand Surgery Independent Medical Exams - Dual fellowship-trained (hand/upper extremity & sports medicine) orthopaedic surgeon who focuses on the comprehensive care of the entire upper extremity from the shoulder to the hand.
Subspecialty certified in hand surgery as well as sports medicine. Certified (RMSK) to perform diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasonography. Member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Society (ASES), Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), as well as the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH).

Benjamin Busfield Diablo Orthopedic Consultants

Lafayette, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - I treat nearly all non-spine Orthopedic conditions including sports medicine injuries, arthroscopic surgery, hip/knee/shoulder replacement, peripheral nerve entrapment syndromes, and fractures. I treat Workers Compensation patient regularly. I am in active practice as a General Orthopedic Surgeon and routinely perform arthroscopic and joint replacement surgeries.
Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, 10 years in active practice as a busy General Orthopedist, Fellow of the AAOS, Sports Medicine Fellowship Trained, former QME. Fellowship trained at the famous Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in Los Angeles.

James L Chen, MD James L Chen MD Inc

San Francisco, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Assistant Clinical Professor at UC San Francisco. Board Certified & Fellowship trained in Sports Medicine, Knee, Shoulder, and Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery. Arthroscopic and open treatment of Knee, Shoulder, Hip, Elbow, Hand, Foot, and Ankle injuries, including ligamentous surgery, fracture care, and total joint replacement.
Swarthmore College - BA; University of California Berkeley - MPH; University of California Davis - MD; University of Hawaii - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency; University of California San Francisco - Fellowship in Sports Medicine, Knee, Shoulder, and Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery. Trained in 4th, 5th, & 6th Edition AMA Guides. Board Certified. Faculty at San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Program. Assistant Clinical Professor at University of California San Francisco. Fellowship Director at San Francisco Sports Medicine Fellowship.

John V. Foley, MD JV Foley, MD, PC

Truckee, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Orthopedics

Frederic Nicola, M.D. Frederic G. Nicola M.D. APC

Marina Del Rey, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Frederic Nicola is an experienced surgeon specializing in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He completed his fellowship through Johns Hopkins and now operates as a certified Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Versed on AMA Guides Fifth and Sixth Editions, Dr. Nicola has extensive experience as an Independent Medical Evaluator, Qualified Medical Evaluator and Agreed Medical Evaluator. He additionally worked as a joint author for the ACOEM Guidelines in 2011.
As a member of the National Football League Team Physician Society, Dr. Nicola has successfully served as team physician for the Oakland Raiders since 1983 and provided medical supervision during two Pro Bowls and two Super Bowls. He is also a veteran Ringside Boxing Physician for the California State Athletic Commission.

William B. Stetson, MD Associate Clinical Professor, USC School of Med.

Burbank, California
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Arthroscopic and reconstructive treatment of complex shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle problems
Dr. Stetson specializes in sports medicine with an expertise in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle. He has first-hand knowledge of athletic injuries and trauma related injuries with over 20 years of experience. The offices in Burbank utilize leading edge diagnostic solutions including in office MRI to assess and repair knee, shoulder, elbow, and ankle injuries and conditions relating to arthritis and trauma. Dr. Stetson is a full time practicing orthopaedic surgeon who has over 15 years of experience performing independent medical examinations.

Joanne Halbrecht, MD Boulder Institute for Sports Medicine, PC

Boulder, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Halbrecht is a board certified orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained in Sports Medicine with over 20 years of experience in private practice. She specializes in the conservative and operative treatment of sports injuries. The unique combination of her medical training and undergraduate degree in Engineering offers special expertise on causation. IME preferences include shoulder, hip, knee, elbow, ankle, wrist, foot and hand.
Dr. Halbrecht has been recognized for her expertise in arthroscopic surgery. As a result she has taught courses in knee and shoulder arthroscopy at the Orthopedic Learning Center in Chicago to orthopedic surgeons from all over the world. She has several publications in orthopedic journals and has been a team physician for football and hockey. She has utilized her degree in engineering while serving as a consultant for orthopedic product design and development.

Robert P. Mack, MD Orthopedic Associates of Aspen

Basalt, Colorado
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Evaluation of spine and extremity impairments and disabilities. Record reviews, Peer Reviews and Expert testimony Level II certified Colorado QME certified California

Regina O Hillsman, MD Dr. R. Hillsman, MD, PC

Naugatuck, Connecticut
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Foot and Ankle, Industrial Medicine, General Orthopedics of 20 yrs. expertise, Board Certified and re-certified, also certified in sports medicine, back medicine and industrial care of injured workers

Michael A Kuhn Orthopedic Associates of Middletown

Middletown, Connecticut
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Shoulder, Elbow, Hip, Knee, Ankle Arthroscopy, Cartilage Reconstruction Rotator Cuff Repair Total Joint Replacement-Shoulder, Hip, Knee, Ankle Non-Operative back pain Trauma
Decade of peer review, 3rd party review, expert witness, Independent Medical Evaluations and Records review. Large practice involving Workmen's compensation National expert in Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Reconstruction, Cartilage Repair, and Orthopedic Surgery. Member and committee member American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine Arthroplasty practice with robotic and non-robotic assisted surgery Extensive experience with therapeutics including PRP and Bone Marrow Procedures

Fady A Bahri, MD Bahri Orthopedic & Sports Medicine, P.L.

Jacksonville, Florida
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Sports Medicine, Hand, Hip, Elbow, Wrists, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joints, Impairment Ratings, Shoulder, Fractures, Slip and Fall Injury, Auto Accidents, Knees, Back Pain and Strains, Workers Compensation Injuries, Rotator Cuff, ACL Tear, Meniscus Tear
--Chief of staff at Jacksonville Medical Hospital --Vice Chairman of the Board at Jacksonville Medical Hospital --Chief of Orthopedics at Memorial Hospital --Member of Credentialing Committee,Quality Assurance Committee, OR Committee at Memorial Hospital --Board Member at Plaza Surgery Center --Orthopedic Course Instructor for: Johnson and Johnson Mitek Linvatec/Conmed Dyonics Smith and Nephew Arthrex --Visiting Professor at Hughston Clinic on Arthroscopic Techniques --Consulted with bio-engineers at Mitek, Linvatek, and Dyonics for instrument & implant design and application. --Dr. Bahri's expertise is in sports medicine, ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair and knee and shoulder arthroscopy. Dr. Fady Bahri is among a handful of orthopedic surgeons in the world, pioneering the newest technique for the anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction for injuries in the knee. The technique is called "All-Inside, Double-Bundle ACL Reconstruction."...

Brad Cohen, MD Aventura Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

North Miami, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Brad K. Cohen is an Orthopaedic Surgeon serving the Miami area for more than 15 years. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and has completed a Sports Medicine fellowship. Dr. Cohen is experienced in Fracture Care, Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He is a professional member of the American College of Surgeons, the Florida Medical Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Michael R. Gombosh, M.D. South Florida International Orthopaedics

Miami, Florida
Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams, Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams - Sports Medicine, fractures, tendon/ligament/cartilage injuries, dislocations, arthroscopic surgery, joints, sprains/strains, & arthritis of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee and ankle. Dr Gombosh is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is fellowship trained in Sports Medicine from the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He has been practicing in South Florida for over 9 years and is a member in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and AANA.
Diplomat, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine-Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Francis K Moll, MD Sports & Orthopedic Center

Coral Springs, Florida
Orthopedics Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Treatment and Prevention of Fragility Fractures and Osteoporosis. Nonsurgical treatment for traumatic and overuse injuries to include sprains, tendinitis, and fractures. Treatment of degenerative tendinopathy and arthritis.
I am a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon practicing non-surgical orthopedic medicine with emphasis on the treatment of Osteoporosis and Fragility Fractures. I have 22 years of experience practicing as a General Orthopedic Surgeon, extensive emergency room coverage at 3 community hospitals with 15-18 calls a month. Surgeries involved primarily trauma and sports. Extensive experience with fragility fractures in the elderly involved in low energy slip and falls resulting in fracture. Military-trained, 13 years US Army, 2 years at Fort Benning, home of the U.S. Army Airborne School. 11 years IME/Expert witness with deposition and trial experience. Impairment ratings 6th Edition

Jeffrey L. Tedder, MD, FACS

St. Petersburg, Florida
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Injuries involving knees & shoulders as well as sports related injuries
Dr. Tedder has been practicing in the Tampa Bay area since 1993. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and also a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is on the attending staffs of many local hospitals and surgery centers. He sits on the board of trustees of St. Petersburg General Hospital. Dr. Tedder provides orthopaedic team coverage for several local schools as well. He is a past member on the Board of Directors of the American Heart Society.

joshua m Alpert, MD Midwest Bone and Joint Institute

Northwest Suburbs Chicago, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Board Certified in Orthopedics. Focus on Work injury and PI. Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, Knee, Foot and ankle Works at Midwest Bone & Joint Institute in the Chicago Area. Orthopedic Residency at Rush University Medical Center. Completed fellowship at Harvard’s Sports Medicine Program at Massachusetts General Hospital in 2008. Performs IME's and is Certified to perform Impairment Ratings as per the 6th Edition AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment.
Performs Independent Medical Examinations and is Certified to perform Impairment Ratings as per the 6th Edition AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment. Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery 2010 Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at Harvard 2008 Orthopedic Surgery Residency At Rush University 2002-2007

David A. Fetter, MD Advanced Orthopedic & Sports Injury Center, Ltd..

Waukegan, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - IMEs, Impairment and Disability Rating, Nationwide Peer Medical File Reviews, Orthopaedic Surgery, Causation in Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical-Legal Evaluations. Actively Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 40+ years experience, Harvard Orthopedic Fellowship. ABOS and IAIME Certified (Impairment and Disability Rating).
Experienced Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) with an additional Certification in Impairment and Disability Rating by the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (CEDIR). Dr. David Fetter is an actively practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 40+ years experience with a special interest in Causation of Complex Orthopedic Cases and lectures to physicians and attorneys in the field of Causation. Dr. Fetter is a contributor to the AMA Causation Guide to Disease and Injury, Second edition, 2014. As a faculty member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Dr. Fetter teaches physicians Causation and also the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment. Dr. Fetter's opinions are supported by evidence based medicine concepts, and are of assistance to plaintiff, defense, adjusters, and the judicial system in understanding scientific facts of a case. Dr. Fette...

John C. Kefalas, MD Central Illinois Bone & Joint Center

Decatur, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams

G. Klaud Miller, MD Windy City Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Inc.

Chicago, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Sports medicine, knee, shoulder, arthroscopy, trauma, hand and elbow, foot and ankle, and nonoperative spine

John M. Diveris, MD Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, PC

Merrillville, Indiana
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Subspecialty Fellowship in Reconstructive Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder & Orthopedic Surgical Sports Medicine; 33% workers compensation practice with IME experience in workers comp and Insurance and Legal cases

John C Gordon, MD John C. Gordon, MD, PA

Rosedale, Maryland
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams

Lyndon B Gross, MD, PhD The Orthopedic Center of St. Louis

Chesterfield, Missouri
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Performs Missouri and Illinois IMEs for injuries and ailments of shoulder, knee and elbow including advanced arthroscopic procedures, joint reconstruction procedures, cartilage restoration procedures and joint replacement surgery. Certified in Evaluation Disability and Impairment Ratings by AADEP in AMA Guides Sixth Edition. Well defined, definitive reports with in-house quality assurance to assure all questions are answered completely. Medical Record Reviews. Chesterfield and Fulton locations

RANDA A BASCHARON, DO CIME ORTHOPEDIC & SPORTS MEDICINE INSTITUTE OF LAS VEGAS

LAS VEGAS , Nevada
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Knee and Shoulder Specialty
ABIME & MCIME DESIGNATIONS

Brandon Snead, MD Optimal Medical & Rehabilitation

Las Vegas, Nevada
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Physiatry Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Musculoskeletal medicine, IME, Second Opinion Evaluations, Medical Records Review, Sports Medicine

John Vitolo, MD Skyview Orthopedic Associates

Sparta, New Jersey
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Vitolo specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sport and occupational injuries, primarily shoulders and knees.

Bruce E. Baker, MD

Syracuse, New York
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Orthopedics, Sports Medicine

James L Comadoll, MD RoMedical Care, Inc.

Salisbury, North Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Spine and Hand Surgery. Board Certified. Treats all musculoskeletal needs joint, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. Total joint replacements, anterior hip replacement, hip resurfacing, partial knee replacement, computer-assisted total joint replacement, knee & shoulder arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair, carpel tunnel, cubital tunnel, tendon & nerve repair, complex fractures, microsurgery, sports injuries and injections. IME's and Second Opinions.

Joseph J. Estwanik, III, MD Metrolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic, PA

Cornelius, North Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Sports medicine physician and orthopaedic specialist Joseph Estwanik, M.D. FACSM studied orthopaedic surgery at The Cleveland Clinic and Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Ringside Medicine
Some of his notable recognitions include: Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery A Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine Asst. Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine Chairman, Sports Medicine Committee, USA Boxing 1988 - 1996 Former President, Medical Alumni Association, Wake Forest University. President, Association of Ringside Physicians, 2010 - Present. Inducted into the Carolinas Boxing Hall of Fame, 2009 Second Medical Opinion Physician for NFL Players Association Author, Sports Medicine for the Combat Arts, 1996 Dr. Ray Wesson Award, National Physician of the Year, USA Boxing 1977

Brian E. Higgins, DO Buckeye Spine & Rehab.

Lancaster, Ohio
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Physiatry Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams

Guenther Knoblich, MD Ashland Orthopedic Associates

Ashland, Oregon
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams
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Benjamin H Bloom, M.D. Benjamin H. Bloom, M.D.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ophthalmology Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Retinal Diseases Diabetic Retinopathy Macular Degeneration Laser Surgery
Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology Member, American Society of Retina Specialists

Joseph B. Fitzgerald, MD

Kingston, Rhode Island
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Fitzgerald is currently focusing his practice in the areas of legal consultation and independent medical examination. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. .
IMEs are performed by Dr. Fitzgerald at Ortho Rhode Island Sports Medicine Center, 1567 South County Trail, East Greenwich, RI 02818. Please send records and payment to 39 Sylvan Way, Kingston, RI 02881.

Richard S McCain McCAin Orthopaedic Center

Columbia, South Carolina
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - Special interests in Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand, Foot, TRaumatic injuries, Sports Medicine

David Boll, DC Comprehensive Chiropractic Services

Adell, Wisconsin
Chiropractic Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - 25+ years of consulting/peer review/IME/SIU work. Member of the American College of Chiropractic Consultants (ACCC), Current Board Advisor to the ACCC, Former VP and President of the ACCC (2011-2015). Licensed in WI and MI. Former Chiropractic Services Director for major North American insurer. Lecturer at National & Regional Conferences for the Insurance Industry and Chiropractic Profession. Expert Witness testimony.
Performance Enhancement Specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine

David A. Fetter, MD Advanced Orthopedic & Sport Injury Center, Ltd.

Brookfield, Wisconsin
Orthopedic Surgery Independent Medical Exams, Sports Medicine Independent Medical Exams - IMEs, Impairment and Disability Rating, Nationwide Peer Medical File Reviews, Orthopaedic Surgery, Causation in Complex Orthopedic Cases, Medical-Legal Evaluations. Actively Practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 40+ years experience, Harvard Medical Orthopedic Fellowship.
Experienced Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) with an additional Certification in Impairment and Disability Rating by the International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (CEDIR). Dr. David Fetter is an actively practicing Orthopedic Surgeon 40+ years Experience with a special interest is in Causation of Complex Orthopedic Cases and lectures to physicians and attorneys in the field of Causation. Dr. Fetter is a contributor of the lower extremity chapter of the AMA Causation Guide to Disease and Injury, Second edition, 2014. As a faculty member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators, Dr. Fetter teaches physicians Causation and also the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Impairment Ratings. Dr. Fetter's opinions are supported by evidence based medicine concepts, and are of assistance to plaintiff, defense, adjusters, and the judicial system in presenting scientific...
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