Steve Offerman, M.D.

Medical School

University of Southern California


Emergency Medicine: University of California, Davis


University of California, San Diego Medical Center Specialty/Field:Medical Toxicology

Board Certification: 

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Medical Toxicology

Select Publications: 

  • Offerman SR, Alsop JA, Lee J, Holmes JF. Hospitalized lithium overdose cases reported to theCalifornia Poison Control System. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2010 Jun [Epub ahead of print]
  • Walsh MJ, Tharratt SR, Offerman SR. Liquid nitrogen ingestion leading to massive pneumoperitoneum without identifiable gastrointestinal perforation. J Emerg Med. 2010 Jun;38(5):607-9. Epub 2008 Sep 14.
  • Offerman SR, Brent J, Wax PM. Medical toxicologist attitudes on compensation for services provided to poison control centers. J Med Toxicol. 2010 Mar;6(1):79-80.
  • Offerman SR, Schaefer M, Thundiyil JG, Cook MD, Holmes JF. Wound botulism in injection drug users: time to antitoxin correlates with intensive care unit length of stay. West J Emerg Med. 2009 Nov;10(4):251-6.
  • Offerman SR, Barry JD, Richardson WH, Tong T, Tanen D, Bush SP, Clark RF. Subcutaneous Crotaline Fab antivenom for the treatment of rattlesnake envenomation in a porcine model. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2009 Jan;47(1):61-8.