Dr. Long provides legal consultation on:
- Product liability
- Quality of practice review
- Peer review
Dr. Long will retire from active practice July 1, 2016. He is no longer accepting new medical legal cases for review. All cases currently under review which are still outstanding will be completed. Even though Dr. Long will close his active neurosurgical practice, he will continue a limited outpatient practice one day per week after that date. He will continue to perform some diagnostic procedures, but no surgery. This information is provided for legal requirements of some states.
Product Development and Liability
Dr. Long has been involved directly or indirectly with the processes which led to FDA approval for three separate drugs in neurosurgery. He has a broad experience with safety and efficacy requirements of the FDA. He has assisted industry in the development of several different electronic devices and then been involved with the studies which have led to their approval. He has participated in the evaluation of early and late effects of different drugs and devices on nervous system function. He has experience in FDA safety and efficacy studies of several kinds and has designed studies and chaired safety panels.
Quality of Practice and Peer Review
Dr. Long has reviewed the practice of other neurosurgeons on numerous occasions in several states. He has served as final arbiter for review committee findings in different situations involving hospitals, state boards, and national organizations.
Dr. Long retired from active surgery practice January 2010. He continues in active private neurosurgical practice for diagnosis, decisions about therapy, and continues to perform many minimally invasive procedures for the spine.
IMEs, Personal Injury, and Workman's Compensation
Dr. Long will continue to perform IMEs for both plaintiffs and defendents.
Contact and Fees
These consulting services are provided under the aegis of Neuroscience Consults, LLC. A fee schedule will be sent upon request.
Joppa Green II (Next to Greenspring Station)
2328 West Joppa Road, Suite 103
Lutherville, MD 21093
Telephone: 410-828-7513 or 1-410-583-9616