Let our board-certified physicians answer the questions that matter to you!
Join our Merit webinar and bring your medical-legal questions to the experts. Please RSVP for the date(s) that are of most interest to you and we will send a link the day of the event to join in.
Wednesday, June 9th from 3:00-4:00 PM CT
-Dr. Benavides, a spine surgeon, will speak on low back pain
Wednesday, June 16th from 3:00-4:00 PM CT
-Dr. Von Essen will join us to discuss a case regarding mysterious lingering dyspnea (shortness of breath)
Friday, June 25th from 12:00-1:00 PM CT
-Dr. Fehringer will join the hosts to look at rotator cuff disease, treatment, and return to work
Please submit any questions you have for the physicians on past or current claims in the box below. We want to answer the questions that matter to you!
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Background on our hosts:
Dr. Ian Crabb is the founder of Merit, beginning the business in 2005 to provide the highest quality evaluations. He received his training in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Rochester. He served as an attending at US Naval Medical Center San Diego, teaching Hand Surgery and Sports Medicine. He has been practicing orthopedic surgery for the past 26 years in Omaha. Dr. Crabb is passionate about making the best decisions for patient outcomes.
Dr. Paul Conte is a highly regarded general, vascular, and thoracic surgeon. He has been in full-time clinical medicine since 2001 after completing his fellowship. He has an interest in finding the best strategies for diagnosis and treatment of the injured worker, both in person and via telemedicine.