Expert Witness

Pulmonary Disease Expert Witness Glenda Flemister


Glenda E. Flemister, MD, FACP, FCCP, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Flemister has over 30 years of experience in her field. She received her MD from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and is licensed to practice in Illinois, Kentucky, New Mexico, and Oklahoma.

Dr. Flemister has over 12 years of experience in national insurance and payer companies. She has served as Medical Director for Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, and Next Level Health Partners. She is currently the Executive Medical Director for Medical Health Solutions, a company involved in predicting trends to optimize healthcare at an affordable and sustainable rate. In this capacity, she provides education, consultation, and resources to the medical industry, medical providers, and managed care organizations.

Litigation Support: Dr. Flemister has been providing medical legal chart review, depositions, and trial testimony to the legal community since 1994. Her cases involve Pulmonary and Critical Care medical issues. She has performed over 100 file reviews. Her services are available to counsel representing both plaintiff and defendant, private hospitals, ISMIE (Illinois State Medical Inter-Insurance Exchange). Dr. Flemister’s cases involve:

  • Pulmonary Medicine / Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medical Malpractice
  • Pulmonary Care Quality Assurance
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Transplant Issues
  • Asthma
  • Obstructive Lung Disease
  • Medical Devices

Additional Information


Board Certified in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine through 2023. Internal Medicine thru ABIM. Private Practice and sub-specialty medicine>28 years. >12 years experience in national insurance and payer companies. (Aetna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield as Medical Director. Interim CEO Next Level Health). Currently full time medical reviews(all levels) and expert medical reviews.