Pittsburgh psychiatrist Kenneth Stanko sued for allegedly hooking patient on oxycodone

PennRecord Court rules against troubled Pittsburgh psychiatrist sued for allegedly hooking patient on oxycodone By Erianne Leatherman August 14, 2018 PITTSBURGH – A civil court has overruled preliminary objections in a professional negligence lawsuit filed by a Pittsburgh man against his psychiatrist, who allegedly overprescribed oxycodone, resulting in his dependency and addiction to the drug. […]

Pittsford Psychiatrist Muhammad Cheema – Feds going after his money

U.S. Attorneys – Western District of New York – News Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Western District of New York FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Government Seeks To Forfeit Assets Of Pittsford Psychiatrist Obtained Through Fraud CONTACT: Barbara Burns PHONE:(716) 843-5817 FAX #: (716) 551-3051 ROCHESTER, N.Y.–U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. […]

Shekhar Chandra, UK Psychiatrist, lost license for sexual misconduct with a patient and for dishonesty

The BMJ Tribunal made error in allowing psychiatrist back on register, says appeal court August 14, 2018 By Clare Dyer A medical practitioners’ tribunal that let a struck-off psychiatrist back onto the UK medical register made “an error of principle” in the way it made the decision, three Court of Appeal judges have ruled unanimously. […]

David F. Wilson, McKay-Dee Hospital Psychiatrist, Ogden, Utah – Child porn charges dismissed

Standard-Examiner Child pornography charges dismissed against former McKay-Dee Hospital doctor By Loretta Park November 29, 2016 OGDEN — A judge has ruled there’s insufficient evidence to prove a former doctor downloaded child pornography on his work computer. On Nov. 10, Judge Scott M. Hadley dismissed all 15 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor filed […]

David Ford Wilson, Utah Psychiatrist – “viewing child porn” Case dismissed

The Salt Lake Tribune Case dismissed against Utah child psychiatrist accused of viewing child porn By Mariah Noble November 15, 2016 A Utah child psychiatrist, whose license was suspended over child pornography charges in 2013, saw the cased dismissed last week. David Ford Wilson, 45, had been accused of accessing child pornography through his work […]

Irish Psychiatrist – Bites Cops – To Be Sentenced Next Month

The Irish Times Psychiatrist who bit gardaí to be sentenced next month Consultant employed by HSE in Limerick had to be restrained before arrest Mar 27, 2013 A consultant psychiatrist employed by the HSE [Irish health agency] who bit two gardaí [police officers] and a bar worker after he was arrested following a night out […]

Florida Psychiatrist Sentenced to 12 Years – $50 million Fraud – Examinations Lasted Only Minutes

On March 15, the Department of Justice announced that Florida psychiatrist Gary Kushner was sentenced to 12 years in prison. The amount of money he will owe is yet to be determined. Today, he voluntarily relinquished his Florida medical license. Kushner and his co-conspirators caused the submission of over $50 million dollars in false and […]

“Psychiatrist Tried to Manipulate My Mind”

Welwyn Hatfield Times Sex assault doctor ‘was trying to manipulate my mind’ says victim Monday, March 25, 2013 By David Burke A woman who was sexually assaulted by a psychiatrist at the QE2 Hospital in WGC has accused her tormentor of trying to manipulate her mind. Shamed Dr Harmadan Singh was spared jail by a […]

Psychiatrist faces up to 20 years in prison and $1 Million fine — Preyed on vulnerable women

WSAV Savannah Psychiatrist Pleads Guilty to Trading Drug Prescriptions for Sex By JoAnn Merrigan March 22, 2013 A Savannah psychiatrist has pled guilty in federal court to felony charges of distributing drugs to his customers without a legitimate medical purpose. 57 year old William Ellien made his plea before U.S. District Judge William Moore, Jr. […]

Psychiatrist: Homosexuality is a disorder – requires treatment

Modern Ghana Chief Psychiatrist ready to ‘heal’ gays March 14, 2013 Dr. Akwasi Osei, Ghana’s chief psychiatrist has described homosexuals as persons suffering from ‘a psychological illness requiring treatment’. This statement was contained in his article featured in the Daily Graphic titled ‘why the scientific community is wrong on homosexuality.’ The article catalogs arguments of […]

Psychiatrist Gerald D. Klee did LSD Experiments on U.S. Soldiers

UPI Psychiatrist in Army LSD experiments dies March. 9, 2013 Gerald D. Klee, a psychiatrist involved in secret research in which U.S. soldiers were given LSD in the 1950s, has died in Maryland, his family said. He was 86. Klee, an expert on the hallucinogenic drug lysergic acid diethylamide, or LSD, died Sunday of complications […]

Anada Chellappan, Virginia Psychiatrist, Surrenders to Police

TIMES-DISPATCH Henrico psychiatrist faces new patient sex charge STAFF REPORTS January 24, 2013 Henrico County police have filed a new sex charge against a psychiatrist accused of having inappropriate contact with patients. Lt. Linda N. Toney said Dr. Anada Chellappan surrendered Wednesday and was booked on a charge of sexual battery for an incident that […]

88-year-old Granny Psychiatrist Wants out of Prison – Refuses to Take Responsibility for Masterminding 1971 Murder – Goaded Lesbian Partner to Kill Another Psychiatrist

PENNLIVE No immediate decision on former Philadelphia psychiatrist’s bid for release from prison By Charles Thompson December 06, 2013 The State Board of Pardons made no immediate decision Friday on a former Philadelphia psychiatrist’s bid for commutation of a life sentence without parole for her role in the 1971 murder of a colleague at the […]

Edmundo Chirinos, Venezuelan psychiatrist, “treated Hugo Chávez and ended up in jail for murdering and raping his patients”

aldianews.com ‘Blood on the Couch,’ the history of Chávez’s killer psychiatrist By Andrea Rodés August 07, 2018 The Venezuelan diaspora in Miami doesn’t need to be reminded who Hugo Chavez was, but perhaps members of the population never heard of Edmundo Chirinos, a psychiatrist who treated Hugo Chávez and ended up in jail for murdering […]

Sridhar Yaratha, Virginia VA psychiatrist, in hot water In three states, Suspended in West Virginia and Iowa amid allegations of alcoholism and sexual misconduct – in Virginia involved in violence against patient

Virginian Pilot State doctor arranged for one mental health patient to attack another, federal judge rules By Scott Daugherty August 6, 2018 A doctor at a state mental hospital arranged for one patient to attack another at least three times, a federal judge has ruled. In return, according to court testimony, the attacker was rewarded […]