Pain File Review Consultants

Welcome to the SEAK National Directory of Medical File Review Consultants. The following list of board certified Pain physicians 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.

Hamilton Chen, MD

Riverside, California
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Dr. Hamilton Chen is board certified by the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. Dr. Chen is also board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. Dr. Chen has extensive experience with medical and interventional pain management, neuromodulation including spinal cord stimulation, peripheral nerve stimulation, and intrathecal pumps. He has completed over 1000+ medical file reviews in his specialty. Dr. Chen currently practices full time in private practice in the Inland Empire in Southern California.

William Dillin, MD

Los Angeles, California
Orthopaedic Surgery, Pain, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine - William Dillin, M.D. completed the Neurosurgery and Orthopaedic Spinal Surgery Fellowship at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia in July 1985. His practice is devoted exclusively to spine surgery and spine medicine with attendant procedures. Since, July 1985, he has served as a spine consultant the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. Dr. Dillin has been an associate at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic since July 1986. He is a co-founder of the Kerlan-Jobe Spine Center, a multidisciplinary center of excellence dedicated to spine diseases.

Kevin Li, MD, QME, IME Advance Spine Care and Pain Management

Pasadena, California
Anesthesiology, Pain - Dr. Li is double board-certified by ABMS in Anesthesiology and Chronic Pain Management. He has extensive experiences with various treatment modalities, such as medication management, conservative rehabilitation, interventional pain procedures and surgical procedures to alleviate symptoms of chronic spinal, musculoskeletal, neurological and other complex chronic pain diseases and conditions. He specializes in treating patients who suffer from consequences of musculoskeletal Injuries, spinal Injuries, auto accidents and industrial injuries.

Eric Mehlberg, MD

Golden, Colorado
Anesthesiology, Pain - Personal Injury, Interventional pain (spinal cord stimulators, epidurals [TFESI and ILESI], facet blocks, radiofrequency ablation, neuromodulation, sympathetic blocks), Opioid Dependence, DEA compliance, Opioid Tapering Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Post-Surgical Pain, Adjucnt Faculty at Rocky Vista / HCA Family Medicine and Psychiatry Residencies

Roshni N Patel, MD RNP Medical LLC

Farmington, Connecticut
Neurology, Pain, Neurology, Brain Injury Medicine, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, Sports Medicine - Quadruple board certified in Neurology, Pain Medicine, Brain Injury Medicine & Headache medicine Assistant Clinical Professor Quinnipiac University, Frank H. Netter, School of Medicine Neurology Residency At University of Connecticut Pain Medicine Fellowship at New York University- NYU Dept of Anesthesia Experience in Worker's Compensation Cases, Disability Impairment Ratings, Records Review, Personal Injury Cases, Short Term and Long Term Disability Claim Reviews, and Medical Necessity Determinations.

Robert J. Friedman, MD Headache & Pain Center of Palm Beach

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Neurology, Pain - Certified, American Board of Independent Medical Examiners

BHARAT C PATEL, MD

MERRITT ISLAND, Florida
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine - PROGRAM DIRECTOR, INTERVENTIONAL SPINAL PAIN MANAGEMENT FELLOWSHIP BOARD CERTIFIED, AMERICAN BOARD OF INTERVENTIONAL PAIN PHYSICIAN (ABIPP) BOARD CERTIFIED, AMERICAN BOARD OF PAIN MEDICINE (ABPM) BOARD CERTIFIED, AMERICAN BOARD OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHAB (ABPMR) BOARD CERTIFIED, AMERICAN BOARD OF ELECTRODIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE (ABEM) BOARD CERTIFIED, SPORTS MEDICINE FELLOW OF INTERVENTIONAL PAIN PRACTICE (FIPP) FELLOW, WORLD INSTITUTE OF PAIN (WIP) CERTIFIED LIFE CARE PLANNER(CLCP) CERTIFIED PHYSICIAN LIFE CARE PLANNER(CPLCP)

James Shea, MD James K Shea MD INC

Orlando, Florida
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Electrodiagnostic Services (EMG/NCV) Pain Management Brain Injury Intervention Pain Assessment Functional Capacity Assesments Long Term Disability Social Security Evaluations Expert Medical Advisor in Florida

Asad Cheema, MD

Joliet, Illinois
Pain

Ryan Tomlinson, MD Deaconess Women's Hosptial

Newburgh, Indiana
Anesthesiology, Pain - I am a dual board certified physician in anesthesiology and pain medicine serving as the medical director of anesthesia services for Deaconess Women's Hosptial and chief of Tri-State Anesthesia Consultants, LLC. I have expertise in inpatient, outpatient, and office-based anesthesia practices, as well as extensive experience in high-risk obstetric anesthesia. I have previously performed file reviews, peer reviews, and participated in medical malpractice panels.

Stanley J Mathew, MD American Rehabilitation Medicine

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic - Stanley Mathew, MD, has been an Attending Physician at St Luke's Hospital since October 2009. Dr. Mathew also serves as Chief Executive Officer of American Rehabilitation Medicine , PLLC. He was previously a Chief Resident in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New York Medical College. Dr. Mathew has extensive experience in the fields of Internal medicine, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, pain management and electrodiagnostic medicine.

James P Murphy, MD, MMM Murphy Pain Center

Louisville, Kentucky
Addiction Medicine, Anesthesiology, Pain - Dr. Murphy is board-certified in Pain Management, Anesthesiology, and Addiction Medicine. He is the founder and CEO of Murphy Pain Center in New Albany, IN and practices interventional pain medicine (i.e. procedures) at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, IN. Dr. Murphy serves gratis on the faculty of the University of Louisville School of Medicine. His Pain Management fellowship was at the Mayo Clinic, where he served on the faculty of the Mayo Medical School. To learn more please visit Dr. Murphy's SEAK Expert Witness listing: https://www.seakexperts.com/members/11288-james-p-murphy

Vincent R. Forte, MD Louisiana Pain Care

Monroe, Louisiana
Anesthesiology, Pain - Dr. Vincent Forte received his medical degree from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at the University of Alabama Hospital in Birmingham and completed a fellowship in pain management at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Dr. Forte is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology as well as the American Board of Pain Medicine. Dr. Forte currently devotes his professional time to helping people from all walks of life overcome their pain and return to their lives.

Philip J Marion, MD, MS, MPH Capital Medical Services

Takoma Park, Maryland
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Board certified in physical medicine & rehabilitation as well as pain management. Extensive expertise in disability assessment, independent medical evaluation and medical necessity determinations. Active clinical practice, academic appointment and senior management.

Yi-Shiuan J Lee, MD. Ph.D. Comprehensive Pain Management, PLC

Okemos, Michigan
Anesthesiology, Pain - Pain Management Fellowship training at UC San Diego Medical School.

Steven M. Wiener, MD Michigan Interventional Pain Associates

West Bloomfield, Michigan
Anesthesiology, Pain

Phillip E Essay, MD, CIME Phil Essay, MD Medical Legal Consulting

Lincoln, Nebraska
Anesthesiology, Pain - Medical Director at Southwest Lincoln Surgery Center Competency Certification in Controlled Substance Management Expert Witness for medical record review, written opinion, deposition, and courtroom testimony at district and federal court levels. Area of expertise has included opioid-related death in the post-operative setting, personal injury, and chronic pain management.

Robert H Odell, MD, PhD Neuropathy & Pain Center of Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada
Anesthesiology, Pain - Dr. Odell is Founder of Neuropathy and Pain Centers of Las Vegas and is Co-owner of Associated Pain Specialists, with two clinics in east TN. At both practices, he does interventional pain procedures, including a new safe and effective treatment for peripheral neuropathy.He has extensive experience with a wide variety of pain management techniques including spinal cord stimulator placement, radiofrequency procedures in the spine. He has done multiple record reviews for both plaintiff and defense in medical legal cases. He has published extensively in the pain management literature.

Reuben I Thaker, M.D., J.D., M.P.H. Reuben I Thaker MD PLLC

Las Vegas, Nevada
Addiction Medicine, Family Medicine/Family Practice, Pain

Sawey A. Harhash, MD, FAAPMR Elite Medical & Rehabilitation PC

Huntington Station, New York
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - -Board Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation -Fellowship trained in Pain Management and Sports Medicine

Naseer A. Tahir, MD

Pittsford, New York
Anesthesiology, Pain

Francis Yoo, DO

New York, New York
Family Medicine/Family Practice, Pain - Multi-Board Certified - Family Medicine - Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine / Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine - Integrative Medicine - Additional Qualification in Pain Medicine - Medical Acupuncture Experience with: Physician wellness, CBT, MBTI/Enneagram, Mind-Body Medicine, Meditation, teaching/precepting medical students and residents, www.DrFrancisYoo.Info

Adelle Anthony-Williams, MD

Charlotte, North Carolina
Anesthesiology, Pain - Yale University trained anesthesiologist with a fellowship in pain management from UNC Chapel Hill. Over 20 years of clinical experience. Clinical expert in office-based anesthesia and pain management. Additional experience in creation of pain management guidelines for health management organization.

Richard Ray, MD

Oberlin, Ohio
Anesthesiology, Pain - Ohio Bureau of Workers Comp file reviewer since 2007; Narcotics and Alcohol Treatment Specialist since 2008

Carl C. Balog, MD

Tigard, Oregon
Addiction Medicine, Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, Pain - Dr. Balog is board-certified in Pain Management, Anesthesiology, and Addiction Medicine. He is the founder and CEO of Portland Pain and Spine and practices interventional pain and regenerative medicine in Portland, Oregon. He has extensive experience in guideline preparations as former Med Director of a large local health system, a co-author of ASIPP guideline reviews, and on its Editorial Board. He has ASC management experience in both development and operations.

David P Russo, DO, MPHS, MS Columbia Pain Management, PC

Hood River, Oregon
Addiction Medicine, Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Richard S Kaplan, MD Kaplan Rehab and EMG

Monroeville, Pennsylvania
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - 20+ Years File Review experience including State work injury guidelines, Disability, Medical Necessity Impairment Rating, Impairment Review, Auto Peer Review, Auto Biomechanical Review, Life Care Planning, Medical Cost Projections, Medicare Setaside Review, and Life Expectancy Analysis. Licensed in 10 states and proficient in multiple state guidelines including CA, TX, PA, NY, LA, WA, IN, FL, WV, and OH.

Leland Berkwits, MD, MS

Cordova, Tennessee
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Fellowship trained interventional physiatrist / ACGME Pain Medicine sub-specialty boarded with 27+ years’ experience in practice (14 years general Pain Medicine / 13 years General Physiatry). Co-editor and author of multiple chapters in the text Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures (1st & 2nd ed. Elsevier) currently used as the basis for many fellowship training programs. Extensive clinical experience in interventional pain procedures and medical pain management, including work comp. Experience in medico-legal file review as well as utilization review.

ARIF AHMAD KHAN, M.D. KHAN CONSULTING

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas
Anesthesiology, Pain - Diverse clinical experience in anesthesiology and pain management. Extensive experience with serving on hospital's credentialing and bylaws committees. Experience in performing peer reviews, and interviewing physicians and other healthcare providers on matters of ethical conduct, as well as ensuring appropriate decision making for better clinical outcomes as dictated by best practices. Can form collaborative teams with risk management, attorneys, and other hospital leaders. Experienced in medical writing.

Aaron M Levine, MD

Houston, Texas
Pain, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - ABIME Certified. Board Certified in electrodiagnosis.

Ramesh M. Singa, MD, MHS Republic Spine and Pain

Austin, Texas
Anesthesiology, Pain

George M Baylor, MD Blue Ridge Pain Management Associates, PC

Salem, Virginia
Anesthesiology, Pain - ABIME certified

Michael D Goodrich, MD Anesthesiology Associates of Radford, Virginia

Dublin , Virginia
Anesthesiology, Pain - Chairman of the Board, NRV Surgical Center X 14 years Serve on Carilion Clinics NRV Credentials Committee Chairman of the Carilion Clinics New River Valley Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine- Faculty member teaching DO students who rotate through our Anesthesia rotation.

Akhtar Purvez, MD Pain & Spine Center of Charlottesville

Charlottesville, Virginia
Pain - Dr. Purvez is a highly qualified and experienced interventional pain physician who trained in Head & Neck Surgery in India, in Anesthesiology at Boston University and in Pain Medicine at the University of Virginia. Dr. Purvez is certified by the American Board of Pain Medicine, the American Board of Anesthesiology in Pain Medicine, and the American Board of Disability Analysts. He has been in pain practice since 2002.

Cyril Philip, MD

Franklin, Wisconsin
Anesthesiology, Pain - Trained at Harvard Medical School. Extensive experience in Interventional Pain Management. Currently, the medical director at one of the largest healthcare system's Pain Management Service Line. Current in literature as well as procedures including but not limited to: Spinal Cord Stimulation, Vertebral Augmentation, Radiofrequency Ablation, Epidural Steroid Injections, Facet Injections, peripheral nerve injections, peripheral nerve stimulation, medial branch block, sacroiliac joint injection.
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