Archives for December 2013

Psychiatrist Paul Fox who Treated Adam Lanza Years Ago Gave up his license last year over Sexual Misconduct with a Patient

The Hartford Courant Lanza’s Psychiatrist Later Surrendered License After “Sexual Relationship” With Patient By JOSH KOVNER December 30, 2013 A psychiatrist who treated Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza as a teenager surrendered his medical license several years later because of a “consensual sexual relationship” with a female patient, state health records indicate. Facing allegations of […]

PsychSearch leaves no stone unturned – Victorious Again!

Daily Republic Florida man pries records away from South Dakota officials By Chris Mueller Dec 26, 2013 It took nearly five months, but a Florida man has been allowed to view records about doctors excluded from Medicaid in South Dakota. In July, Ken Kramer, of Clearwater, Fla., asked the South Dakota Department of Social Services […]

DAILY REPUBLIC: PsychSearch.net documents abuses of the psychiatric profession

The Daily Republic (Mitchell, South Dakota) December 26, 2013 Florida man pries records away from SD officials By Chris Mueller It took nearly five months, but a Florida man has been allowed to view records about doctors excluded from Medicaid in South Dakota. In July, Ken Kramer, of Clearwater, Fla., asked the South Dakota Department […]

Top Prescribing Texas Psychiatrist G.K. Ravichandran Disciplined – Used Alzheimer Drug on 8-year-old

Houston Chronicle Houston psychiatrist disciplined for prescribing anti-Alzheimer’s drug to child By Lise Olsen December 21, 2013 A Houston psychiatrist has been disciplined for improperly prescribing anti-Alzheimer’s medication and other potentially dangerous drugs to an 8-year-old, according to a recent order by the Texas Medical Board. Dr. G.K. Ravichandran’s prescriptions placed the unidentified child at […]

Ohio Psychiatrist Ali Salim Gets 36 years in the Slammer – Killed Pregnant Woman and her Unborn Daughter

Columbus Dispatch Doctor sentenced to 36 years for killing pregnant woman By Laura Arenschield December 20, 2013 DELAWARE, Ohio — A doctor who admitted to killing a pregnant woman and her unborn daughter in the summer of 2012 was sentenced today to serve 36 years and 4 months in prison. Ali Salim, 44, pleaded guilty […]

Child Psychiatrist

Child Psychiatrist – Where Imaginary Friends Come to Die

Marin County, California Psychiatrist Guy Roger Gullion Suspended – Sexual Misconduct

Marin Independent Journal Marin psychiatrist disciplined over sex misconduct claim By Richard Halstead December 18, 2013 A psychiatrist who served as a long-term contract employee of the county of Marin has been disciplined by the Medical Board of California for alleged sexual misconduct with a female patient. The board placed Dr. Guy Roger Gullion on […]

Psychiatrist Chukwuma Igbokwe Faces License Revocation for Sexual Harassment, Exposed Himself to Hospital Administrator, Etc.

WalesOnline Doctor and ex-diplomat faces being struck off for sexually harassing colleague December 12, 2013 The doctor was found to have grabbed his colleague from behind and asked her for sex ‘over a desk’ A doctor and former diplomat who flashed at a colleague during a two-year ‘onslaught’ of sexual harassment faces being struck off […]

Crackhead University of Florida Psychiatrist in Hot Water for Prescribing Lethal Amount of Oxycontin to Patient – now “on leave without pay”

Gainesville Sun Medical board votes to reprimand UF professor with checkered past By Jeff Schweers Staff writer December 9, 2013 The Florida Board of Medicine has voted unanimously to reprimand a University of Florida psychiatry professor with a history of drug and alcohol addiction for allegedly prescribing a lethal amount of Oxycontin to a patient […]

California Revokes License of Psychiatrist David M. Gudeman – Negligently Prescribed Painkillers

Ventura County Star Medical board revokes Simi Valley psychiatrist’s license By Tom Kisken December 9, 2013 State regulators have told a Simi Valley psychiatrist he can no longer practice medicine and that his request for a rehearing has been denied, an attorney said Monday. The Medical Board of California agreed in October to an administrative […]

The Gloves are Off! Call in the Marines!

PsychSearch.net Public Records By Ken Kramer December 6, 2013 We contact government officials to obtain public records on psychiatrists. When we do, we like to use the word “request” – it is so polite. We usually start off with “This is a request for public records. Please provide a copy of …..” What we really […]

Halifax Psychiatrist Curtis Steele license suspended – “made inappropriate sexual advances toward a male patient, using a dildo” – Has been a psychiatrist for 48 years

CBC News Halifax psychiatrist Dr. Curtis Steele’s licence suspended Two civil lawsuits allege sexual misconduct By Blair Rhodes Dec 05, 2013 The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia has suspended a Halifax psychiatrist’s licence to practice medicine after a complaint was laid against him. The decision against Dr. Curtis Steele was announced Thursday […]

Florida Crackhead Psychiatrist Harold E. Smith under the Microscope

Gainesville Sun UF faculty member with checkered past faces state scrutiny By Jeff Schweers December 2, 2013 A University of Florida psychiatrist with a history of drug and alcohol addiction is facing disciplinary action by the Florida Board of Medicine — the latest in a series of strikes against the doctor that have included the […]

California Psychiatrist David M. Gudeman Complains about his impending license revocation and allegations he negligently prescribed painkillers

Ventura County Star (California) Simi Valley psychiatrist fights license revocation; Doctor says errors made during inquiry By Tom Kisken November 29, 2013 A Simi Valley psychiatrist facing discipline over allegations he negligently prescribed painkillers to patients with addictions is challenging a regulatory board’s decision to take away his license. An administrative law judge ruled in […]