Expert Legal Witness


Our very own Dr. Darrell L. Henderson, one of the nation’s premiere reconstructive and plastic surgeons, frequently serves as an expert witness providing evidential testimony, detailed analysis and research in state and federal courts. Respected and trusted by both plaintiff and defense lawyers, he is considered a key authority among reconstructive and plastic surgery experts. He has provided testimony in litigation cases in Louisiana and many other states dealing with:

  • Product liability in plastic surgery, and surgery of the hand, wrist and forearm
  • Medical malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Standard of care
  • Disability claims
  • Pain and suffering evaluations

His trusted expertise is attributed to his extensive experience in the field of medicine including:

  • Over 40 years as a board-certified, Mayo Clinic physician with his own private practice
  • A faculty member of numerous, prestigious medical university programs, in addition to various guest speaking and lecturing opportunities
  • One of the first surgeons in the United States to start using the carbon dioxide and Argon laser on skin lesions
  • Internationally renowned, has lectured on the technique throughout the U.S. and in Australia, Russia, and Poland
  • Numerous published works, presentations and publications to his credit

Click here for Dr. Henderson’s Curriculum Vitae


Darrell Henderson, MD
401 North College Road, Suite 3
Lafayette, LA 70506
Phone: 337-385-5836
Fax: 337-233-5054

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