Medical Expertise and Forensic Services

 

Areas of Expertise: Chemical Dependency and Substance Abuse

Dr. Duckor is available to assist legal professionals in civil matters relating to addiction medicine, providing deposition and trial testimony, expert consultation and litigation support to defense and plaintiff attorneys.

  • Gastroenterological effects of alcohol and drugs on the gastroenterology system
  • Hepatological effects of alcohol and drugs on the liver
  • Drugs/Alcohol — all aspects
  • Standards of care
  • Prescription drug abuse
  • Opiod addiction
  • Detoxification
  • Relapse risk prediction
  • Absorption & clearance of alcohol/drugs
  • Testing blood/urine/breath/alcohol

 

Forensic Expert Witness and Consulting Services

Dr. Duckor is a highly experienced gastroenterology and hepatology medical doctor. He can be called upon to consult and testify regarding addiction medicine, substance abuse and chemical dependency, opiod addiction, effects of alcohol and drugs on the gastroenterology system, hepatological effects of alcohol and drugs on the liver, standards of care relating to all aspects of drugs and alcohol medicine, prescription drug abuse, and testing.

  • Consulting — expert medical consultations and trial preparation for attorneys
  • Case review and generation of report
  • Depositions
  • Trial — plaintiff and defense
  • Medical malpractice and wrongful death
  • Hospital privileging disputes
  • Medical Board of California — defense of physicians