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Primary Area of Expertise

Emergency Medicine

Expert Witness Profile

Dr. Joseph Sachter has more than thirty years of experience as an Emergency Medicine physician, including significant academic/administrative as a residency director at two different institutions. He has worked in a variety of clinical settings, from large, Level I urban trauma centers to small rural and suburban community hospitals. In addition, Dr. Sachter has worked as an expert witness for both plaintiff and defense firms. One of his strengths as a case reviewer is to anticipate and counter issues and arguments that opposing counsel (and their experts) might generate. The doctor does so within the framework of evidence-based medicine, which he has practiced and taught for decades. Dr. Sachter is a graduate of Columbia University, SUNY/Downstate Medical Center, and the Emergency Medicine Residency Training Program at NY Medical (Metropolitan Hospital). He is a Fellow of both American College of Emergency Physicians and the American Academy of Emergency Medicine.

Education & Licenses

MD/New York State, New Jersey (inactive), West Virginia (inactive)