Areas of Specialization
- acute injury, airway management, anuerysm, appendicitis, attempted suicide, cardiac arrest, cardiac distress, concussion, crush injury management, diabetic ketoacidosis, emergency labor and delivery, emergent medical management, fracture, fractures and dislocations, gun shot wound, infection, intubation, ishcemia, lacerations, life threatening disease, multi-specialty referral management, myocardial infraction, ovarian torsion, overdose, pneumonia, pregnancy/ectopic, pulmonary embolism, punctures, respiratory distress, respiratory failure, sepsis, standards of care issues, stroke, testicular torsion, trauma
Andrew Wittenberg, M.D.
Dr. Andrew Wittenberg is board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) and is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP). He earned his Medical Degree from Temple University School of Medicine, his Masters in Public Health from Drexel University and completed his residency at Los Angeles County – USC Hospital. Dr. Wittenberg is currently the Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Long Beach Memorial Medical Center where he is also an emergency medicine attending physician with over ten years of experience. Dr. Wittenberg has been recognized for excellence in teaching with awards from two residency programs. He has authored journal articles about and lectured regarding Cervical Spine Injuries, EKG Interpretation and Acute Myocardial Infraction. He also provides consultation for chart reviews, expert witness depositions, and testimony.