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 DAVID MICHAEL PRIVER, MD, FACOG
500 West Harbor Drive, Unit 721
San Diego, California 92101
(619) 987-3092
dmpriver@gmail.com
Medical Board of California License No. 38171
Most recent revision 11/15

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MEDICOLEGAL CONSULTANT
OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY

With more than 40 years of practice as a board-certified OB/GYN, I evaluate alleged malpractice cases to assess adherence to or violation of the applicable standards of care. I have consulted with attorneys representing plaintiffs and defendants and have testified on many occasions.
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MEDICAL AND PRE-MEDICAL EDUCATION

Residency, 1971–1974                    
    Obstetrics and Gynecology                    
    Sinai Hospital of Detroit                    
    Detroit, Michigan                        

Internship
    Rotating
    Sinai Hospital of Detroit
    Detroit, Michigan 1970–1971

Doctor of Medicine, 1970
    Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
    President, Junior Class

Bachelor of Arts, 1966
    Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan

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PRIVATE PRACTICE

1979–2007
San Diego Women’s Medical Clinic, Inc.
San Diego, California



1974–1979
    Northwest OB-GYN Associates, PC
    Detroit, Michigan

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STAFF/CONSULTANT POSITIONS

2005–present
    First Avenue Surgical Services
    Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest
    San Diego, California

1998–2014
    La Maestra Family Medical Clinic
    San Diego, California

1998–2003
    EBEM Women’s Clinic
    San Diego, California

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BOARD CERTIFICATION

1989
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (recertification)

1977
    American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

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PROFESSIONAL OFFICES

2010–present
    Obstetrics & Gynecology Expert Reviewer
    Medical Board of California
    Sacramento, California

1997
    President, San Diego County Medical Society
    San Diego, California



1990–1992
    Chair, Department of Surgery
    Harbor View Hospital
    San Diego, California

1984–1998
    Chief, Section of Gynecology
    Sharp Cabrillo Hospital
    San Diego, California
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PUBLICATIONS



October, 2010
“The Caesarian Section: A View From the Trenches”
ObGyn News, Volume 45, Number 10

April, 2013
“Abortion Litigation: A Partnership Between Attorney and Expert Witness”
Expert Witness Chronicle, Volume 2, Issue 2


January, 2016
    “Being a Medical Expert Witness: Be Careful What You Wish For” (chapter)
Expert Witnessing and Scientific Testimony: Surviving in the Courtroom,  A Guidebook.
CRC Press, 2016

 




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