ABC News A Florida psychiatrist faces up to life in prison after being found guilty of attempting to kill her ex-husband. Associated Press May 27, 2016 Jurors in Gainesville took just 2 ½ hours Thursday evening to find Alexis Touchton-Williams guilty of attempted second-degree murder and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. Prosecutors had sought […]

Naimetulla Syed

News Times Newtown doctor accused of fraud to pay over $400,000 By Nelson Oliveira May 26, 2016 A Newtown psychiatrist has agreed to pay more than $400,000 to settle accusations that he submitted false Medicaid and Medicare bills, authorities said this week. Dr. Naimetulla Syed, who has an office on North Street in Danbury, is […]

Stephen Olson & Charles Schulz, Minnesota Psychiatrists – Reprimanded after dead patient’s private records posted online

City Pages U of M psychiatrists reprimanded after dead patient’s private records posted online May 26, 2016 By Susan Du In February of last year, U psychiatrists Stephen Olson and Charles Schulz approved the posting of a dead patient’s private health information to a public University website. The patient, Dan Markingson, was the subject of […]

Dirk de Brito, Pasadena psychiatrist, arrested after alleged violent attack on two

The Pasadena Star-News Pasadena psychiatrist faces assault charges after allegedly attacking nanny, former employee By Stephanie K. Baer May 24, 2016 A Pasadena psychiatrist is facing assault charges after allegedly attacking his children’s nanny and a former employee during separate incidents over the past seven months. Dirk de Brito, 53, of La Canada Flintridge, has […]

Clarence Verdell, Philadelphia Psychiatrist, Suspended by State, says stories like his have a chilling effect on psychiatrists

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette OVERDOSED special report Suboxone doctor drew DEA search By Rich Lord May 23, 2016 Though charged with no crime, Clarence R. Verdell, M.D., had to halt his 28-year work as a psychiatrist serving hard-pressed Philadelphia neighborhoods after a Drug Enforcement Administration search focused on his prescribing to addicts. The search led the state […]

Irwin Rosenfeld, Orange County Psychiatrist – history of excessively prescribing – stopped, for now, by Judge

Orange County Register Laguna Hills psychiatrist barred from prescribing narcotics By Jenna Chandler May 19, 2016 A judge temporarily is barring a Laguna Hills psychiatrist from prescribing controlled substances – drugs such as Percocet, Valium and Xanax – as the doctor awaits the outcome of a hearing to determine if he excessively doled out medicine […]

Satyendra Diwan, Sleazebag Penn. Psychiatrist Exposed

Fox 29 FOX 29 Investigates: Delco Psychiatrist Sex Abuse Claims A psychiatrist accused of groping, kissing, even exposing himself to patients, gives up his license. But now says he was pressured into admitting things he didn’t do. This, as others step forward. NOTE: We want to caution you about some of the content. By Jeff […]

Georgia Psychiatrist Narendra Nagareddy Charged with Murder

Atlanta Journal Constitution Jonesboro psychiatrist charged with murder, over-prescribing pain meds May 18, 2016 Jonesboro psychiatrist Narendra Nagareddy was indicted Wednesday on three counts of murder and 59 counts of issuing unauthorized pain prescriptions, the Clayton County district attorney confirmed. Nagareddy was charged in the deaths of his former patients Audrey Austin, David Robinson and […]

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