Welcome to the SEAK National Directory of Medical File Review Consultants. The following list of Chiropractors are available to provide a Medical file review, Utilization review, Chart review, Peer review, Second opinion (2nd opinion), Underwriting report, Disability opinion, Pre-authorization, etc.

Dean Rottinghaus, Chiropractor

Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Jordan Mackner, DC, FIAMA

Phoenix, Arizona
I have experience in providing Chiropractic Record Review, Independent Medical Evaluations (IME), Peer Review, Deposition and Testimony. I evaluate patients involved in: Auto / Casualty liability, Workers Compensation, Disability cases and in cases requested by health insurance plans. Provide a comprehensive report, opinions including: current status, MMI / Impairment rating, further / future medical care, functional capacity / functional limitations, acceptance / denial of claim, pre-existing conditions, unorthodox treatment. State License: AZ, CO, UT, HI, NY, TX. Level I Work Comp Acc. CO

John J. Sando, D.C.

Butte, Montana
Certified as Independent Chiropractic Examiner by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (ABIME). Curriculum Vitae provided by request. File reviews done on reasonable and necessary care and appropriateness of care. Certified in doing Impairment Ratings, 6th Edition of the AMA Guides.

Stephen R. Lininger, DC, CICE Manassas Chiropractic & Rehab.

Manassas, Virginia
Credentialed and experienced in MRI Spine Interpretation, ABIME Board Certified Independent Medical Examiner. 15 plus years in practice. Extensive experience in; courtroom live trial testimony and deposition. Extensive experience in Disability/Impairment rating, Military Impairment ratings, IME work, IME and AMA Guides Impairment Rebuttal work using 4th, 5th, 5th editions. Expert in correlating diagnosis, bodily injury, and persistent functional loss. Extensive experience with workers compensation adjusters and panels. Extensive experience with low speed automobile accident

Chrissy E Burke, D.C. CICE

Lowell, Arkansas
Doctor of Chiropractic 15 yrs Personal Injury experience 12 years AMA Guides certified 4th and 6th editions DOT physicals

Alex Frantzis, DC, FACO, CICE

Richfield, Ohio
I have treated thousands of personal injury and workers compensation patients in the state of Ohio. I have post graduate training relating to injuries from motor vehicle collisions. I am board certified in Orthopedics. I am on the Ohio Workers Compensation Disability Evaluators Panel, performing IMEs and File reviews for Ohio BWC. I also see patients out of a hospital outpatient clinic and am one of only a handful of Chiropractors who practice in a large Medical Group (40+ physicians).

Melinda A Sauvage, DC, BS Suncrest Chiropractic PS

Nine Mile Falls, Washington
Over 500 reviews. Licensed chiropractor since 2007. Functional Capacity Evaluator for Workers Compenstation for over 3 years following AMA guidlines. Experienced in Personal Injury. Owner of Suncrest Chiropractic. Please refer to the attached Curriculum Vitae for more detailed information.

Brian Feragotti, BS, DC

Frisco, Texas
Clinical Director and Facility Director for multiple clinics. Worked clinical cases: major medical, work comp, personal injury, crime victims fund and cash claimants/patients that participated with multiple examinations/evaluations, diagnostic imaging of all regions. All adjusting techniques on all table styles. Treatments performed: work hard./cond., PPE/FCE, DME fitting, working with other providers for best outcomes. Obtained CARF & BOC Accreditation. DD/IR/MMI Trained/Certified. Trained in Insurance billing, Insurance Exams, Extremity adjusting, Disability, Acupuncture, PI/Work Comp.

James Ryan, DC CICE

Poulsbo, Washington
23 years clinical experience, current active treating practice. Active licensure in Washington, Alaska and Hawaii. American Board of Independent Medical Examiner (ABIME) trained Certified Independent Chiropractic Examiner (CICE). Experienced with 800+ reviews / examinations. PIP, Liability, Third Party & Legal cases.

Steven P Brown, DC BCA Professional Services, LLC

Gilbert, Arizona
Faculty Associate, Arizona State University. Kinesiology Department

David Eric Boll, DC, PES Comprehensive Chiropractic Services

Adell, Wisconsin
Current Board Advisor- American College of Chiropractic Consultants, Certification in Case Management and Utilization Review, Former Chiropractic Services Director for major North American Insurance Company, SIU and expert witness experience, Peer file reviewer for several companies currently for the past 20+ years, Has given presentations at the American Back Society and Midwest Claims Conferences, Athletic Performance and rehab specialist, former faculty member of the American Back Society, assists insurance carriers with guidelines, research, internal education, credentialing and review.

Julie Howard, DC, FNP-BC

Plattsmouth, Nebraska

Richard K Skala, DC

Fremont, California
Certified Manipulation Under Anesthesia, California Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME), Certified AMA Impairment Rater, Certified Industrial Disability Evaluator, Certified Neuro Electro Diagnostics (EMG/NCV), California Board of Chiropractic Examiners Certified Consultant and File Review


Over 8000 reviews. Independent Medical Examinations (1000+), Expert Witness, Peer/File Reviews (7000+), Educator, Lecturer, Research, Legal Consults, Sports Doctor, Chiropractic Activist. My IME's and reviews are thorough, unbiased, accurate and well written. This has resulted to my knowledge in zero (0) potential litigants deciding to go to the expense of depositions and court to challenge my findings. So, zero (0) depositions or court appearances by me necessary after providing over 8000 reviews .Lectured at University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine on the proper performance of IME's.

Peter J Fagerland, DC, CICE

Cincinnati, Ohio
I am a Chiropractor in private practice with over 28 years of clinical experience. I am a certified for peer review in Kentucky. I am a Certified Insurance Consultant, Certified in Peer Review. I have extensive experience in workers comp, car accident and personal injury cases. Plaintiff and defense experience in personal injury cases. Active licenses in Ohio and Kentucky. Available daily, including weekends.

Kelley Samuel, DC, FIAMA, LVN

Houston, Texas
Licensed Doctor of Chiropractic since 1999: Certified Designated Doctor for MMI/IR/Extent/RTW/Disability, Independent Clinical Reviewer for Utilization Reviews, Department of Transporation Certified Medical Examiner, & Fellow of the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture. Licensed Vocational Nurse. Licensed Massage Therapist and Massage Therapy Instructor.

Jessica M. Allen, DC

Weeki Wachee, Florida
Specialized Training in Disability and File Review, Occupational Medicine Training, OSHA Certified, ASP Board Certified in Workplace Safety through Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)

Richard E Stopek, DC

Delray Beach, Florida
Please refer to the attached Curriculum Vitae for detailed information regarding my credentials and experience.