There are numerous experts who are more than willing to provide testimony for medical malpractice and personal injury litigation cases. Finding the right one is crucial to the strength of your particular case.
Since 1983, Medical Advisors has assisted in the selection of expert witnesses in several thousand cases. Working with plaintiff and defense bar, we have provided medical opinions and testimony which have resulted in competent preparation and in-court support for cases involving medical malpractice, hospital negligence, personal injury, workers' compensation, product liability criminal cases and class action lawsuits.
Currently, many board certified medical professionals, mainly active practitioners, review cases for Medical Advisors. Expert witnesses are recruited from leading medical schools across the U.S. including Johns Hopkins, Yale, Harvard, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, the Cleveland Clinic, the Eastern Medical School of Virginia, the University of Illinois, the University of Michigan and UCLA.
With Medical Advisors on your side, you will receive the support of expert witnesses who will provide the preliminary reports, evaluations, opinions, interrogatories, depositions and testimony you require-all stated within reasonable medical certainty. Find out how Medical Advisors helps you find and work with the expert your case really needs.
How Medical Advisors Helps You Find And Work With The Expert Your Case Really Needs.
Your case will receive the personal attention of our director, Rhonda G. Grallnick, R.N., B.S.N. who will listen to litigation theories and legal issues, and discuss special concerns regarding the required expert's qualifications including geographic considerations. At no cost to you, advice will be given on which specialty or specialties are best suited for your case and recommendations will be made as to how to proceed.
Medical Advisors is distinguished from other agencies by the fact that founder and CEO Rhonda Grallnick is a registered nurse with many years of experience. She can refute testimony from an expert witness because she knows medicine. Her opinion is respected by physicians who recognize her nursing expertise. Medical Advisors has been in business for 32 years, serving attorneys’ needs.Your case has its best shot with Medical Advisors, and Rhonda’s nursing knowledge, in your corner.
We will carefully screen potential physicians affiliated with leading teaching medical institutions, evaluating their academic credentials, private practices, competence, professionalism, personality and communication skills. Physicians with plaintiff and defense experience will be favored. Appropriate candidates will be discussed with you in depth prior to your final selection.
We will assemble and organize all of the pertinent medical records and forward them to the selected physician for review and evaluation. If needed, our experts will gather pertinent medical literature by recognized authorities as support for their opinions which will assist in documentation of your case.
An expert evaluation is written by the physician who will testify, identifying or rejecting issues of causation and liability. We will exhaust all avenues to recruit the appropriate experts, making available other physicians and considering other specialties if needed.
We will coordinate arrangements for the expert witnesses to be available to assist in the preparation of the case including depositions, interrogatories, courtroom testimony and other services required if the expert is subject to deposition by opposing counsel.
The advantages of Medical Advisors' services for attorneys and their clients include:
- Board certified physicians are recruited from leading medical schools nationwide.
- Experts can be retained at a moment's notice to meet the pressures of court deadlines.
- Counsel maintains an active role throughout the recruitment process, ultimately selecting from several potential candidates.
- Medical Advisors organizes and indexes the records of the case for easy review by the medical expert.
- Constant communication is maintained with the expert, assuring prompt response to all questions
- All scheduling of depositions and court appearances is handled by our staff.