Independent Medical Evaluations – IME
Dr. Romanelli can be hired by a defense attorney or insurance company to perform independent medical evaluations on plaintiffs in workers compensation cases or any case needing proper and through examination for a medical report to strengthen the case.
Being well-versed in his practice, Dr. Romanelli provides professional opinions and expertise. His professional opinions come from his medical experience and knowledge when analyzing the case. He gives guidance to the legal team and is highly credible with the jury.
Dr. Romanelli performs panel evaluations with other experts that are cultivated in their fields to address and provide information on questions of a specific a case.
An examination is performed on a patient to determine if they suffer from permanent impairment. If the patient is permanently impaired, the evaluation will also state whether the impairment is physical or mental and how severely they are impaired. This information is needed in a medical legal case when a patient is seeking compensation or long-term benefits. If the patient suffers from permanent impairment, an impairment rating ranging from 0 to 100 will be given.