Anthony H. Guarino, M.D., Expert Medical Witness – Pain Management

Dr. Anthony Guarino

Dr. Guarino has been involved in evaluating medical legal issues related to pain management since 2001. He is approached regularly by both plaintiff and defense attorneys across the country to render an opinion. Satisfied clients not only cite his candor and credibility, but also praise his capacity to connect with a jury by explaining complex medical data in layman’s terms.

A graduate of Yale University in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, with his MD at the University of Maryland, Residency in Anesthesiology, and a Fellowship in Pain Management, both at the prestigious Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Dr. Guarino has outstanding credentials in pain and pain-related issues. In addition, Dr. Guarino is a graduate of the Yale Divinity School, well-versed and empathetic vis a vis the special concerns of individuals who are experiencing chronic, even life-threatening, pain. (more…)

Issues regularly assessed include the following:

  • Standard of care
  • Malpractice by a physician
  • Defense of care provided by a physician
  • Injury from a procedure (e.g., spinal injections)
  • Medication appropriateness
  • Cause of death from medications (e.g., opioids such as methadone)