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Medical Legal Examiner


Peter Blumenthal, MD, MPH

Diplomate, American Board of Preventive Medicine (Occupational)

 Certified Independent Medical Examiner (CIME)

  Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Rutgers - NJMS

Occupational Physician / Examiner 

Educator / Speaker / Writer

Dr. Blumenthal is an occupational physician, with training in pharmacology and toxicology and clinical experience in trauma. He received his M.D. degree from the medical school in Bonn, Germany, and his M.P.H. from the joint program at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and Rutgers. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine in Occupational Medicine as well as the American Board of Independent Medical Examiner and a Certified Medical Review Officer.


Dr. Blumenthal enjoys teaching and speaking assignments. He holds an appointment as Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Rutgers - NJMS.  Locally, he has served as President of the Essex County Medical Society in 2003/4.  Regionally, he has chaired the Council on Communications 2003/5 and has served on the Council on Legislature and the Bioterrorism Task Force.  Presently he serves on the Bioethics Committee and as President Elect of the Medical Society of New Jersey.  Nationally, he has served as Speaker of the House of Delegates of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and as member of the Executive Committee of that College in 2004/5.  He is a former member of ACOEM’s Board.

Dr. Blumenthal Has Conducted Over 36,000 Independent Medical Examinations

He has worked as an independent medical consultant and has developed strong professional ties with other consulting physicians.  This helps in his present role as Regional Medical Director, New Jersey of IMX Medical Management Services, Inc. where he now mentors other examiners. Since 1992, Dr. Blumenthal has conducted over 36,000 independent medical examinations and has authored 100's of articles in medical industry publications.

Words of Wisdom

'"We gain professional respect in society if we profess the need for social gains."

Inaugural Address, Essex County Medical Society, May 14, 2003

"Doctor, you have a sense of human."

 Carmen R., Friday 13, February 2009

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