Forensic Examiner Services

What is Forensic Science?

Forensics is the science that deals with the application of medical facts to legal problems.  In short, acting as a forensic expert, Dr. Saboe performs an orderly analysis, investigation, inquiry, test, inspection, and examination in his attempt to obtain the truth from which to form an expert opinion.

Services:

  • Independent medical evaluations
  • Review medical records for plaintiff and defense
  • Case management assessment
  • Provide affidavit for medical malpractice cases
  • Appropriateness of care issues
  • Assist with question preparation for depositions and interviews
  • Develop case specific learned treatises for probable impeachment of opposing medical expert
  • Standards of care assessment depositions and interviews
  • Treatment decision–making
  • Provide expert forensic medical witness testimony
  • Impairment and disability decision-making
  • Review expert witness testimony assessment

Fees:

Dr. Saboe works on a “sliding scale” according to the complexity of the independent review.

Medical file review only    $200/Hour
   
Base fee for an independent examination (one extremity)    $300
   
Base fee for independent examination (Straight forward low complexity) $450
   
Moderately Complex Examination (One or more diagnostic areas/extensive chart) $750
   
Complex Examination (Two or more diagnostic areas with extensive chart review) $950 - $1,750
   
Depositions $400/Hour
   
Courtroom (portal to portal)   $3,500 – (8 hrs)
   
(Does not include expenses, travel, meals, etc.)     $1,700 – (4 hrs)
   
Telephone Consultation    $200 (Min)
   
  $200 each subsequent hr billed by quarter hour/$50
   

Special Package Pricing (Only if expert testimony is scheduled on Tuesday/Thursday)

Includes medical file review, consultation/examination with impairment rating if clinically indicated and narrative report of findings.  Pre-trial conference, production of exhibits if applicable, travel time (portal to portal), expert testimony.  $2,750

Free Initial One Time Phone Consultation on Your Case

Dr. Saboe will provide a one-time no charge phone consultation regarding your case to determine potential for litigation before investing expensive preparations.  Call 541-231-4528, vern@drvernsaboe.com

                  

 

 

 

 

 

Saboe Chiropractic Clinic | 915 19th Ave SE, Albany OR 97322 | (541) 926-3162