DWI Expert Testimony

Issues that can affect Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) and Evidentiary Breath Alcohol Testing

  • Abscesses
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Antihistamine decongestant medications
  • Bariatric (weight loss) surgery
  • Blood loss from bleeding, broken bones, bruising etc.
  • Breath sprays and asthma sprays
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronco spasm with chronic coughing
  • Chronic back pain
  • Cold (uri)
  • Concussion
  • Dental apparatus (bridges, braces, etc.), infections and other issues
  • Depression
  • Deprivation period
  • Diabetes
  • Dizziness (vertigo, Meniere’s disease)
  • Dry mouth and salivary gland issues
  • Emphysema (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD))
  • Ear infections
  • Elevated temperature
  • Fever
  • Flu (uri)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gingivitis
  • Head injury
  • Infections
  • Injuries
  • Insufficient documents for breath testing machine
  • Medications
  • Operator’s certificate missing or outdated
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Otorhinolarynogologic (ear, nose, and throat (ENT)) issues
  • Over the age of 60
  • Overweight
  • Peppermints
  • Sinusitis (acute and chronic)
  • Thyroid disease
  • Upper respiratory tract infections (uri)
  • Vasodilator (pale or flushed facial appearance)
  • Vertigo (Meniere’s disease)

Contact Dr. Gooberman to find out how he can help with your case.