As a medical expert witness in paediatric cardiology, Dr. Walsh can provide medicolegal reports in selected cases. He is able to provide opinions and testimony based on his experience as a congenital cardiologist and arrhythmia specialist.
Summary of medico‐legal experience
His expert witness services support the medicolegal process in all its phases, including evaluating whether the standard of care was met or breached, testifying in court, or assessing damages based on causation and presumed longevity.
● Heart Rhythm disorders (adult and paediatric)
Particular Knowledge and Experience of Relevance
● Pacemakers (adult and paediatric)
● Paediatric / congenital cardiology
● Paediatric / congenital cardiac surgery
● Sudden death
● Inherited cardiac conditions
● General paediaterics
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Conditions of Service Provided
Able to see clients and/or review notes within 6 weeks of receiving notes/examination.
Able to see clients in my rooms in Bristol. Appointments possible out of hours and weekends if required. Home visits provided by special arrangement.
Terms and Fees
The hourly rate is £200 per hour and an average report takes 6 -10 hours. All prices inclusive of administration/typing and VAT. Court appearances £1200 per day plus mileage as above. Fees are to paid in full and with no tax deducted at source and within 3 month of receipt of report/service provided. Payments cannot be deferred or paid through an agency.