Harold Smith – Psychiatrist quits Psychiatry in the State of Florida

Psychiatrist Harold Smith

Gainesville Sun Former UF psychiatry professor gives up license By Christopher Curry July 21, 2014 A former University of Florida psychiatry professor with a history of disciplinary actions gave up his state medical license in June to end a Board of Medicine case against him in connection with a patient’s death in 2010. Dr. Harold […]

Khidir Abdulrahim – Psychiatrist – Sexual Misconduct

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WalesOnline Psychiatrist laughed at one patient’s scar and talked about sex with another, tribunal is told Jul 22, 2014 A psychiatrist laughed at a patient when she showed him a self-harm scar on her abdomen and told her to see a plastic surgeon if she wanted to “get rid of this fat”, a tribunal has […]

Sue Sisley – Psychiatrist Canned by University of Arizona

Psychiatrist Sue Sisley

Medscape Psychiatrist Fired as ‘Payback’ for Marijuana Research? Deborah Brauser July 21, 2014 A psychiatrist and researcher from the University of Arizona claims the school fired her because of her advocacy on behalf of a controversial, federally approved study investigating marijuana as a potential treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in veterans. News of the […]

Solomon Wong Kee Miew – Psychiatrist Suspended for Sex with Patient


Today IMH psychiatrist suspended for affair with patient July 19, 2014 SINGAPORE — A psychiatrist at the Institute of Mental Health who initiated an affair with a patient he was seeing has been suspended from practice for 24 months, the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) said yesterday. Dr Solomon Wong Kee Miew, 42, started seeing the […]

Curtis Steele – Psychiatrist took naked photos of a 14-year-old patient

Psychiatrist Curtis Steele

Canadian Press Halifax psychiatrist accused of taking nude photos of teen loses licence; Doctor loses licence over nude photos July 17, 2014 HALIFAX – A Halifax psychiatrist accused of taking naked photos of a teenage patient has had his licence taken away and cannot apply to practice in the province again. In a settlement agreement, […]

Erum Shahab – Psychiatrist Fined $60,000 for Not Keeping Track of Drugs on her Shelves


Hartford Courant Psychiatrist Reprimanded In Treatment Of Opiate Addicts July 15, 2014 By Josh Kovner An Ellington psychiatrist who has paid $60,000 in state and federal fines to settle violations in the way she dispensed medication to treat opiate addicts was reprimanded Tuesday by the Medical Examining Board, ending discipline in the case. Dr. Erum […]

Richard Miller – Psychiatrist blamed by Pinellas County Sheriff in Death of Inmate


Tampa Bay Times $1.15M PAYOUT IN JAIL DEATH By PATTY RYAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER July 9, 2014 The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office paid $1.15 million days ago to the estate of a mentally ill woman who died in 2009 after refusing food and medicine in the Pinellas County jail. The settlement ends all federal and […]

Anil Ramachandran – Psychiatrist – License Suspended – Under Investigation for Sex with Patient – DNA Evidence

Anil Ramachandran

Chicago Sun-Times July 4, 2014 Sex assault allegations prompt suspension of doctor’s license; State’s attorney’s office, Waukegan police review the case for criminal charges By Ruth Fuller Prosecutors said they have not yet decided whether they will criminally charge a Libertyville psychiatrist who has been sued civilly for two alleged cases of sexual assault, one […]

Sukhveen Kaur Ajrawat – Psychiatrist – Busted by Feds – Medicare Fraud


U.S. DOJ Doctors Indicted For Health Care Fraud Allegedly Filed Over $2.3 Million in Fraudulent Insurance Claims FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2014 Greenbelt, Maryland – A federal grand jury has indicted two doctors, Paramjit Singh Ajrawat, age 60, and his wife, Sukhveen Kaur Ajrawat, age 56, both of Potomac, Maryland, on charges of health […]

Clifford Jacobson – Psychiatrist – Convicted of Mail Fraud

Clifford Jacobson

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (New York) March 12, 2013 N.Y. disciplines psychiatrist from Brighton By Patti Singer A psychiatrist who in 2002 was convicted of mail fraud and disciplined by the state Department of Health is again on probation for new, unrelated charges. Dr. Clifford Jacobson of Vanguard Psychiatric Services, 1655 Elmwood Ave., Brighton, was […]

Thomas Puls – Psychiatrist – Sex with Patient (Confused Former Nun)

Thomas Puls

United Press International August 4, 1984 Dateline: MADISON, Wis. A Milwaukee psychiatrist should have his medical license revoked for having sexual relations with a patient who was a former nun, a hearing examiner has ruled. The psychiatrist, Thomas Puls, was charged by the State Department of Regulation and Licensing with engaging in sexual activity with […]

Paul Termansen – Psychiatrist – required to have chaperon when “treating” female patients

Paul Termansen

From the notice mentioned in the below story: “Termansen’s office reception and patient encounter rooms will have legible signage posted about the chaperone requirement for female patients.” The Province North Vancouver psychiatrist ordered to have chaperon present when treating female patients By The Province June 29, 2014 A North Vancouver psychiatrist has been ordered by […]

Priscilla Ilem – 85 year-old Psychiatrist – Pleaded Guilty to Illegal Prescriptions

Priscilla Ilem

The Star-Ledger N.J. psychiatrist pleads guilty to illegal prescriptions By Jason Grant September 15, 2012 CAMDEN — An 85-year-old psychiatrist who recently practiced medicine from her home in Wayne admitted Friday to illegally selling prescriptions for a powerful pain medication as part of her practice, authorities said. Priscilla Ilem, who reportedly practiced psychiatry for 40 […]

Priscilla Sheldon Cost, Psychiatrist – Charged with manufacturing Ecstasy

Priscilla Sheldon-Cost

The Baltimore Sun Psychiatrist among those charged in Towson drug raid By Scott Dance and Nayana Davis June 26, 2014 An addiction rehabilitation psychiatrist with a history of treatment for alcohol and drug abuse was among those charged Wednesday with manufacturing and distributing the drug Ecstasy at a Towson home. Dr. Priscilla W. Sheldon-Cost, 51, […]

Harold Sleeper – Psychiatrist – Injected Wife with Urine

Harold Sleeper Psychiatrist

The Associated Press February 22, 1984 Jury Awards $6.5 Million to Psychiatrist’s Ex-Wife Dateline: Oklahoma City A psychiatrist accused of subjecting his ex-wife to bizarre experiments, including injecting her with her own urine, has been ordered by a jury to pay her $6.5 million. Ann C. Sleeper’s malpractice suit against Dr. Harold Sleeper, medical director […]