Archives for October 2014

Psychiatrist Waldo Ellison Gives Up License After Patient Committed Suicide

The Virginian-Pilot Va. Beach psychiatrist’s license to be suspended Sat. By Elizabeth Simpson October 27, 2014 The medical license of a psychiatrist who played a leading role in the treatment of a Virginia Beach man who committed suicide in 2011 will be suspended by the Virginia Board of Medicine on Saturday. Virginia Beach psychiatrist Dr. […]

Psych Aubrey Levin’s appeal of 3 sexual assault convictions – DENIED

Westman Journal Top court refuses to hear appeal from Calgary psychiatrist convicted of sex assault The Canadian Press October 23, 2014 OTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada has shut the door on a psychiatrist’s request to appeal three convictions for sexually assaulting his court-appointed patients. Dr. Aubrey Levin of Calgary was found guilty by […]

Robert Fleury, psychiatrist, suspended for dating ex-patient

Daily Journal Psychiatrist agrees to suspension for dating ex-patient October 21, 2014 By Matt Harrelson PINEHURST — A psychologist (sic) who practices in Richmond and Moore counties has agreed to a 90-day suspension of his license and will pay a $10,000 fine after dating a woman he had previously treated for depression. Dr. Robert A. […]


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Psychiatrist Ron Rubin: “I’m confused. I don’t get it”

AOL Doctor accused of smoking pot with patients defends reputation October 20, 2014 MILWAUKEE (WITI) – Smoking pot with patients – prescribing dangerous amounts of prescription drugs – even treating underage girls without their parents’ consent. Those are the accusations which landed psychiatrist Dr. Ron Rubin in hot water earlier this year. Now his medical […]

John Neale, Psychiatrist for 50 years, Sentenced to 40 years in Prison for Child Sex Crimes

Forsyth County News Psychiatrist convicted of child sex crimes By Kayla Robins October 19, 2014 FORSYTH COUNTY — A Tennessee doctor accused of sex crimes against a minor in Forsyth County was sentenced to serve 40 years in prison. According to court records, John C. Neale was convicted of three counts of child molestation that […]

Ronald Rubin, psychiatrist, treated underage girls without parent’s consent

Fox 6 News, Milwaukee (WITI) “Shocking accusations and penalty” one doctor faces By Meghan Dwyer October 15, 2014 I’m Fox 6 investigator Meghan Dwyer. Coming up Sunday Fox 6 News at 9:00. We’re doing a follow-up story on Doctor Ronald Rubin. You may remember he is the doctor who was accused of prescribing amphetamines to […]

Robert Gross, Psychiatrist, Nabbed by Feds in $1.75 Million Fraud on Medicare & Medicaid

U.S. Attorneys Office Northern District of Texas Federal Grand Jury Charges San Angelo, Texas, Psychiatrist with 52 Counts of Health Care Fraud Dr. Robert Hadley Gross Arrested by Federal Agents at Office in San Angelo, Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 16, 2014 LUBBOCK, Texas — A licensed psychiatrist, who submitted claims for services rendered to […]

Jury Convicts Psychiatrist in Sex Case; Judge Revokes Bail and holds him in a state prison to receive a mental health evaluation

Courier Times Doylestown psychiatrist found guilty in sexual assaults of seven patients By Hayden Mitman October 14, 2014 A psychiatrist Tuesday was convicted of fondling seven of eight female patients at his practice in Doylestown. At the end of more than two hours of deliberations, a Bucks County jury found Dr. Basem Shlewiet guilty on […]

Hong Kong Psychiatrist Wants Law Requiring Patients Visit Psychiatrists

South China Morning Post Psychiatrist calls for law requiring mentally ill outpatients to see their doctor Patients should berequired to see their doctor regularly, psychiatrist says By Phila Siu October 13, 2014 Anyone treated for mental illness in hospital should be legally bound to visit their doctor regularly, a psychiatrist says. Only inpatients are currently […]

Carla Rodgers, Psychiatrist, Testifies in Defense of Psychiatrist Who Felt Boobs to Check Blood Pressure

Courier Times Expert testifies that Doylestown psychiatrist used proper procedure By Hayden Mitman October 10, 2014 A medical expert called to defend a Doylestown psychiatrist charged with fondling eight female patients said she believed the doctor had acted properly when he checked the women’s heart rate and blood pressure. Testifying Thursday in Bucks County Court, […]

Psychiatrist Aubrey Levin’s Wife Convicted for Attempting to Bribe Juror in his Sexual Assault Criminal Case

CBC News Erica Levin found guilty in juror bribing case Wife of psychiatrist Aubrey Levin found to have obstructed justice by trying to bribe jury member in his trial October 09, 2014 A Calgary woman has been found guilty of trying to bribe a juror in the sexual assault trial against her husband. Erica Levin, […]

Psychiatrist Basem Shlewiet Feels Boobs to Check Blood Pressure

The Intelligencer Two women testify that they were molested by Doylestown psychiatrist By Hayden Mitman October 7, 2014 Two women testified in Bucks County Court on Tuesday that they were touched in an inappropriate sexual manner by their psychiatrist, who is currently on trial. The trial of Dr. Basem Shlewiet, 42, of Green Ridge Road […]

Basem Shlewiet, Psychiatrist; “Inappropriate touching”, Eight women and children to testify this week

Courier Times Jury selection to begin in trial of Buckingham psychiatrist charged with fondling patients October 7, 2014 By Hayden Mitman Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in the Bucks County Courthouse in Doylestown for the trial of a Buckingham psychiatrist charged with fondling his patients, including seven women and a 17-year-old girl. Basem […]

Aaron Satloff, NY Psychiatrist, Will Retire on Same Day State Forces him to Cease Practicing

Democrat & Chronicle Pittsford psychiatrist disciplined over records By Patti Singer October 6, 2014 A Pittsford psychiatrist will retire the same day a state Department of Health ruling prohibits him from treating patients because of issues about records. Dr. Aaron Satloff will end his practice on Nov. 1, according to his attorney, Jules L. Smith […]