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Expert Witness: Burn Injuries And Scars Specialist

Elliott H. Rose, MD -  - Plastic Surgeon

The Aesthetic Surgery Center

Elliott H. Rose, MD

Plastic Surgeon & Reconstructive Surgeon located in Upper East Side, New York, NY

Dr. Rose uses his extensive clinical skills in objectively evaluating victims of catastrophic burns, dog bites, facial trauma, auto accidents, work related injuries, assaults, and facial trauma. Book an appointment with Dr. Rose today!

Expert Witness: Burn Injuries and Scars Q & A

What is the Scope of Dr. Rose’s Expert Witness Involvement? 

Dr. Rose will provide a comprehensive narrative report/I.M.E. and expert testimony in causation, scar assessment and permanency, physical/work restrictions, prognosis, and future medical treatment and costs in personal injury, product liability, negligence and work related cases. He has been retained by both plaintiff and defense counsel in complex burn and scar disfiguring cases of face/extremities/torso. Frequent personal communication with the retaining attorney is the hallmark of successfully addressing the important issues of each case.

Why Choose Dr. Rose as an Expert Witness?

Dr. Elliott Rose, a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, is currently Associate Clinical Professor in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical School and an attending surgeon at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. As author of a major textbook in the field, Dr Rose’s international reputation in burn reconstruction and re-animation of the paralyzed face attracts patients from all over the world. He was voted by his peers as the Best Plastic Surgeon in NYC for “Corrective Facial Surgery” and is consistently listed in the “New York Magazine Best Doctors” and “Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors.” Dr. Rose has also appeared on ABC’s “20/20” and “Good Morning America”, NBC’s “Today Show”, “Entertainment Tonight”, Fox News Network, as well as numerous local news segments in NYC.


What are Dr. Rose’s Other Qualifications?

Dr. Rose is a member of numerous professional societies including the Aesthetic Society, the American Burn Association, and both the American and World Reconstructive Microsurgery Societies. He was on the international editorial board of the Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery and is a frequent reviewer for the Journal of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Rose is a Fellow of the prestigious American Association of Plastic Surgeons. In addition to his 40+ peer reviewed papers and over two dozen book chapters, Dr. Rose is author of a textbook entitled Aesthetic Facial Restoration that is considered the “landmark text on enhancing appearance and correcting functional impairment…” (Lipincott-Raven Publishers). Dr. Rose recently published blogs describing the medical evaluation, assessment of permanent scar deformity, and cost analyses of future treatment in catastrophic burn injuries and dog bites.

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