Medical Legal Services
Dr. Michael Steingart has over 20 years of medical legal experience. His services include Independent Medical Exams, Medical Record Review and Expert Witness Testimony. Dr. Steingart is also available for depositions and phone conferences. His office employs a staff that has expertise in this field. Appointments are made in a timely manner and reports submitted promptly.
INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION
Dr. Steingart will determine the cause, extent and medical treatment of a work-related or other injury where liability is at issue; determine if an individual has reached maximum benefit from treatment; and whether any permanent impairment remains after treatment. He does a complete medical history and examination of the individual, as well as review medical records, x-rays and MRI’s. Reports are generally available within 72 hours of the date of examination.
MEDICAL RECORD REVIEW
Dr. Steingart will provide a comprehensive review of medical records, x-rays, and MRI’s for pending litigation. He will advise on the medical scientific basis of claims without prejudice to any parties involved. Reports are generally available within a week of receiving the information.
ORTHOPEDIC EXPERT WITNESS
Michael A. Steingart, D.O. is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He is fellowship trained in the field of laser surgery, endoscopic surgery, sports medicine and disability. He has been a general orthopedic surgeon for over 20 years with a busy practice in the Phoenix area. Dr. Steingart will discuss the scientific basis for the case based on his expertise.
PUBLIC SPEAKER ON CURRENT HEALTHCARE SUBJECTS
Dr. Steingart has won several awards for public speaking and published many articles. (See Curriculum Vitae). He has done radio talk shows, hospital presentations, key note speaker for organizations and other public speaking engagement.