Psychiatry File Review Consultants

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

Ara Darakjian, M.D.

Pasadena, California
Psychiatry - I am a Board-Certified Psychiatrist and Qualified Medical Evaluator practicing in Southern California.

Salma S. Khan, MD

San francisco, California
Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, Psychiatry, Addiction - Adult Psychiatry- I have experience in forensic psychiatry, electroconvulsive therapy, psychological aspects of pain medicine, addiction psychiatry, suicide risk assessments, violence risk assessments, and disability evaluations. I have also done standard of care reviews and quality of care reviews.

Jessica Chaudhary, MD

Westport, Connecticut

Stuart S Burstein, AB, MD, MBA

Stuart S Burstein, MD

Sarasota, Florida
Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Forensic - Specialty Focus: Outpatient Psychiatry; Anxiety; Depression; Workers Compensation; Fitness For Duty; PTSD. Previously certified in General Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Certified Independent Medical Examiner by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (ABIME). Licensed in Florida. Formerly certified as Expert Medical Advisor (EMA) by Florida Division of Workers Compensation.

Thomas P Simeone, MD

Palm City, Florida

John A Young, MD

New Port Richey, Florida
Neurology, Psychiatry - I have dual training with board certifications in Neurology and Psychiatry. I have extensive clinical experience in neuropsychiatry and behavioral issues related to neurological disease: head injury, developmental delay, movement disorders and dementia.

Dwight A. Owens, M.D., F.A.P.A., M.C.I.M.E.

Peachstate Psychiatric Services

Atlanta, Georgia
Addiction Medicine, Adolescent Medicine/Young Adult Medicine, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Addiction, Psychiatry, Forensic - Board-Certified Psychiatrist, Competency to Stand Trial, Forensic, Forensic Trained, Master Certified Independent Medical Examiner, Psychiatry, PTSD, and TBI.

Mohammed S Siddiqui, MD

S S Behavioral Health, Inc.

Naperville, Illinois
Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago IL. Geriatric Psychiatrist in Senior Care at RUSH. Inpatient psychiatrist at OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ottawa, IL Reviewed several charts for disability claims and also helped out with several depositions and testified in medical malpractice trails in Illinois and Indiana cases.

Michael B Platt, MD

File Review SP

Granger, Indiana
Psychiatry - Board Certified Psychiatrist American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology since 2012. Actively licensed and practicing in the State of Indiana. I specialize in psychiatric disability reviews and utilization reviews. I have completed file 2000 reviews since 2016. I specialize in assessing medical records and reaching out to providers to make determinations on disability and medical needs. I work in the Community Mental Health Setting and treat patient’s with a wide range of illnesses including Depression, Bipolar, Psychotic, and Substance Use Disorders.

Andrew G Smith, MD

Fort Wayne, Indiana

Mary Beth Valiulis, MD

Dr. Mary Beth Valiulis

Shreveport, Louisiana
Psychiatry, Sleep Medicine - Dr. Valiulis is double Board Certified in Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine. She has over 20 years experience in treating sleep and mental health disorders. She runs an outpatient private practice Psychiatric Clinic and also Valiulis Sleep Clinic. She is an expert in evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of patients with psychiatric and sleep disorders. She has over 10 years experience with CBT for insomnia and reading sleep studies (PSG, MSLT and Home Sleep Studies). Her experience also includes: Medical Director of a Sleep Lab, Drug Dependency Director and outpatient provider at a VA.

Peter W. Williams, MD,MBA

Sparks, Maryland
Psychiatry - Multiple file reviews over decades for various insurers and state health plans

Natalie Sadik, MD

Detroit, Michigan
Psychiatry - I am a board certified Psychiatrist who regularly completes IMEs with a one day turn around for full reports. I perform utilization reviews to ensure that psychiatric care is effective, efficient, and in line with evidence-based standards of care.

Andrea Nelsen, MD/MPH

Prior Lake, Minnesota
Preventive Medicine/Aerospace Medicine, Psychiatry, Public Health - HIMS certified by the Federal Aviation Administration

Jeffrey S Gold, MD

Massapequa Park, New York
Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Forensic - *Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Stony Brook University Renaissance School of Medicine New York. *Yale and University of Illinois trained. *Additional Expertise in Geriatric Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. *Extensive experience: -inpatient psychiatry over 30 years including ECT, clozapine, medical ethics, and administration. *Currently practicing inpatient psychiatry. *Risk management strategies. *Treatment refractory expertise. *Insurance reviews and appeals. *CV upon request.

Leila B Laitman, MD

Great Neck, New York
Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Intensively trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Martin Lipschutz, MD

Garden City Medpsych

garden city, New York
Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Forensic - 31 years in private practice with inpatient/outpatient treatment experience of adults/geriatrics - including 10 years of running a hospital CL service. 25+ years experience performing IMEs/file reviews in psychiatry and acupuncture. Expert witness testimony for prosecution, defense, and insurance companies in civil and No Fault cases.

Estelle Paris, MD

New York University

Brooklyn, New York
Psychiatry - - I am currently in my 4th year of practicing Forensic Psychiatry. - I completed a General Surgical Internship as well as a fellowship year of renal transplantation surgery at Stony Brook University Hospital. - I graduated from Columbia University Child Psychiatry Fellowship Program, following my surgical career. - I presently run an admission unit at Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in NYC and regularly practiced Emergency Psychiatry overnight at many hospitals in NYS and Hawaii.

Alton Williams, MD, JD

Durham, North Carolina
Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Forensic - I am a board-certified forensics psychiatrist with 20 years of experience. Performance of file reviews since 2015. I have completed over 500 file reviews with on time delivery. Additionally, I have performed over 100 independent medical examinations. I have extensive experience in utilization management and appeals regarding managed care claims.

Ram Chandran Kalyanam, MD

Ohio Health

Columbus , Ohio
Psychiatry - With nearly 30 years of domestic and international experience, I have worked in a variety of settings, including academia, private practice, and community mental health. Recipient of multiple teaching awards, I value contributing to the next generation's growth, as I am a clinician-educator. With my love of language, I take pride in precision and translating the oblique into the finite. To improve clarity and render a concise final product, I have also done copy edits on countless documents. I look forward to hearing from you.

Sunita Kumar, MD

Beachwood, Ohio
Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry

Jaimie Yung, MD

Corvallis, Oregon
Psychiatry - Dr. Yung is a board certified adult psychiatrist who has been in practice since 2020. Work experience includes partial hospitalization program, outpatient clinic (in-person and telehealth), transcranial magnetic stimulation, psychiatric consultant with primary care physicians, and supervising resident physicians.

Ashok Bharucha, MD, MA

Transformations Adult & Geriatric Psychiatry PC

South Abingtion Township, Pennsylvania
Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Fellowship-trained geriatric psychiatry with 30 years of academic, clinical, and research experience. I have published over 30 papers and over a dozen book chapters in my areas of expertise which include geriatric psychiatry, dementia assessment and management, and adult psychiatry. Consistently rated as a top clinician in the field, I bring years of clinical insight/experience to my work.

Taliba M Foster, MD

Main Line Psychiatric

Ardmore, Pennsylvania

Mark R Hager, MD

Modern Day Health vs Veterans Affairs (both pending)

Aberdeen , South Dakota

Mark R. Hager, MD

Self employed

Aberdeen , South Dakota

Darlinda K Minor, MD

Houston, Texas
Psychiatry - I am a board-certified adult psychiatrist and board-eligible forensic psychiatrist specializing in bipolar, psychotic disorders, depression, anxiety, and PTSD. With extensive experience across inpatient, outpatient, partial hospitalization, and psychiatric emergency settings, I provide comprehensive care through therapy and psychopharmacology. I have several years of experience conducting IMEs, medical record reviews, violence and suicide risk assessments, and competency and sanity evaluations.

Benjamin T Thatcher, DO

Intermountain Psychiatry and Law

Kaysville, Utah
Addiction Medicine, Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Forensic - Certified Medical Review Officer for urine drug testing. Clinical adjunct faculty for University of Utah medical school. Clinical adjunct faculty for St. Mark's Family Practice Residency. Guest lecturer for APRN's at Weber University.


Asburn Psychiatric and Psychological Services

Ashburn, Virginia
Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Forensic - Residency in Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Medical Center 1998-2002 Fellowship, Forensic Psychiatry, University of Virginia Schools of Medicine and Law. 2002-2003 19+ yrs clinical experience: clinical, contract, managerial/supervisory roles, court reports, and academic articles. Relevant prior review experience (also in uploaded CV): 10 /09 –9/10 Medical Director, Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute (NVMHI) Joint Commission review QTC medical services: reviewing Veteran/active-duty military PTSD records +interviews for psychiatric disability eligibility claims

Ronald O. Forbes, MD

Behavioral Health and Recovery Services

Midlothian, Virginia
Psychiatry - Dr. Forbes has practiced General, Forensic and Administrative Psychiatry for more than forty years. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has served as medical director for academic substance abuse program, community addictions program, state mental hospital, and state government mental health agency. He has provided peer review and quality assurance file reviews throughout his career. He currently provides independent medical evaluations and supports disability appeals for military veterans. He is a collaborating physician in geriatric treatment settings.

Keyhill Sheorn, MD

Keyhill Sheorn, MD

Midlothian, Virginia
Psychiatry - Solo practitioner specializing in the long-term treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Expert in determining what is NOT Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, high skill in diagnostic interviewing. IME's, Record Reviews, Expert Witness.

Linda L Miller, DO

Linda L Miller DO

Tacoma, Washington
Psychiatry - 20 years of file review experience, 20 years of performing IMEs and defending my opinion in depositions, and20 years of patient care in my outpatient private practice. I have a broad range of experience in psychiatry as I have taken several temporary work assignments over the years to keep myself on the cutting edge of my field of psychiatry. My medical experience includes inpatient, outpatient, jail, prison, residential treatment centers. Special populations include injured workers with medical disease, chronic pain and mental conditions such as depression and PTSD.

Erica Larson, D.O.

CORE Choice

La Crosse, Wisconsin
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychiatry - Dr. Larson created specialty clinics, for individuals with ADHD and wellness initiatives and treatment programs for healthcare workers. She has served as the behavioral health service line medical director for a major healthcare system in Wisconsin and the medical director of a clinic in Iowa, supervising and reviewing both nurse practitioners and PA's. She has completed peer chart reviews for the medical examiners board in Michigan and is an evaluator for disability cases for the Department of Labor in Wisconsin. Executive board positions with WPA, WMS, LCMS, WISCCAP, AACAP, and the AMA.
You can also find Psychiatry File Review Consultants who are licensed in:
Virginia, Pennsylvania, Florida, Connecticut, California, New York, South Dakota, Ohio, Wisconsin, Washington, Texas, Minnesota, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Utah, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, and Oregon