Archives for July 2013

New Jersey Psychiatrist Claudio Dikovsky Guilty of Accepting Bribes Paterson psychiatrist pleads guilty to accepting bribes for directing blood work to Parsippany lab July 17, 2013 BY JIM NORMAN A Paterson psychiatrist and two other New Jersey physicians pleaded guilty Wednesday to accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes in exchange for sending blood samples to a Parsippany-based diagnostic medical laboratory, U.S. […]

Psychiatrist Allowed to Inject Patients with Horse Tranquilizer

MSN NZ Kiwi psychiatrist cleared over party drug use July 30, 2013 A Southland psychiatrist who injected depressed patients with the horse tranquiliser and party drug ketamine has been cleared by the health watchdog. Ketamine is approved for use as an anaesthetic only but was given to 11 severely-depressed patients at Dunedin hospital in 2010 […]

Kiddie Porn Psychiatrist Faces Time Behind Bars

Wisconsin State Journal Psychiatrist pleads guilty to possessing child porn By Ed Treleven July 23, 2013 A former Madison psychiatrist pleaded guilty Tuesday to possessing child pornography in a plea deal under which prosecutors will not pursue any additional charges against him. Dr. David M. Israelstam, 74, who surrendered his license to practice after he […]

Psychiatrist Faces War Crimes – accused of genocide and crimes against humanity

Deutsche Welle (Germany) Five years after arrest, Karadzic shows no remorse for Bosnia crimes By Dzevad Sabljakovic, Zoran Arbutina July 21, 2013 On July 21, 2008, Dragan David Dabic – an alternative medicine doctor – was arrested in Serbia. In reality, Dabic was a false identity for one of the world’s most-wanted men: alleged war […]

Psychiatrist Inappropriately Touched Foster Children – Wants License Back

Miami Psychiatrist Arrested – $63 million Fraud Case

Miami Herald Miami doctor and therapists charged with $63 million Medicare-fraud scam BY JAY WEAVER July 16, 2013 A psychiatrist who has been practicing in Miami since the 1970s was arrested Tuesday along with six therapists on charges of scheming to steal $63 million from the taxpayer-funded Medicare program. Roger Rousseau, 71, the former medical […]

Michigan Psychiatrist – Guilty of Fraud and Drug Distribution Corrupt Michigan Psychiatrist Pleads Guilty By Joel Voss July 15, 2013 Michigan Psychiatrist Mark Greenbain recently plead guilty to fraud and drug distribution. According to federal court documents, Greenbain and others conspired to defraud government and private insurance companies by using patient recruiters to obtain patients who in turn obtained bogus prescriptions for addictive […]

Buffalo Psychiatrist’s “Intolerable Behavior” – Asks Patients to Find him Sex Partners

Buffalo News Psychiatrist cited for soliciting sex partners from patients Charged with asking patients to find partners By Henry Davis July 12, 2013 The state has suspended the medical license of a Buffalo-area psychiatrist for one year after charging him with attempting to enlist two patients to help him find sex partners. Dr. Dham Gupta […]

Fort Hood Killer Psychiatrist Paid $278,000 by U.S. Government While Soldier Victims Denied Benefits by Government, Defends Self At Trial, Declares Support for Taliban

Watch the latest video at Fox News Fort Hood suspect tells potential jurors he supports Taliban, Sharia law July 10, 2013 FORT HOOD, Texas – The Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 deadly Fort Hood shooting rampage told some potential jurors Wednesday that he supports the Taliban and the strict Islamic Sharia law. Maj. […]

Calgary psychiatrist found guilty of sexual assault

A jury has found Calgary psychiatrist Dr. Aubrey Levin guilty on three counts of sexually assaulting former male patients. Crown prosecutor William Wister says he’s confident the trial resulted in a just decision.

Two Maine Psychiatrists – Unprofessionals

Sun Journal St Mary’s psychiatrist disciplined for unprofessional behavior Jackie Farwell, Bangor Daily News June 14, 2013 A state licensing board has disciplined two Maine psychiatrists in separate incidents involving unprofessional behavior. William Fannin, an adolescent and child psychiatrist, accepted a conditional license after his employment at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston was […]

Idaho Psychiatrist – Uses “Physical Examination” Ruse to Touch His Foster Child

KBOI Boise doctor asks judge to overturn decision revoking his license By Scott Logan Jun 26, 2013 BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) — A Boise doctor is asking a state district judge to overturn a state board of medicine decision to revoke his medical license, according to court documents. The Idaho Board of Medicine confirms its decision […]

Psychiatrist Gets 10-day in the Pokey for Touching Patient’s Breasts

Richmond Times-Dispatch Henrico psychiatrist fighting charges He receives 10-day jail sentence for touching victim inappropriately BY BILL McKELWAY July 2, 2013 A Henrico County psychiatrist whose license was suspended by the state Board of Medicine in January was convicted of a reduced charge Monday stemming from his inappropriate touching of a female patient. Henrico General […]