San Diego Psychiatrist Leon Fajerman – 8 patients claim they were fondled, kissed, groped or subjected to sexual abuse

NBC 7 San Diego More Allegations That Local Doctor Sexually Abused Female Patients Eight women now claim they were fondled, kissed, groped or subject to similar sexual abuse by a South Bay psychiatrist, according to accusations by the California Medical Board. By Paul Krueger Apr 19, 2018 Eight women now claim they were fondled, kissed, […]

Korean Psychiatrist Kim Hyun-chul, inappropriate sexual relationships with patients, posted private information about one of his patients online – expelled from psych group

Korean Biomedical Review Korean psychiatrists bolster ethics education after ‘You Ah-in incident’ By Marian Chu April 20, 2018 The Korean Neuropsychiatric Association said Thursday that it would add an ethics portion to the exam for psychiatric specialists following a controversial psychiatrist tweeting that a top Korean celebrity had bipolar disorder in December. The psychiatrist Kim […]

Convicted war criminal, Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic appealing 40-year jail sentence

THE EXPRESS TRIBUNE > WORLD UN judges to hear Karadzic appeal against 40-year jail term By AFP April 20, 2018 THE HAGUE: Once-feared Bosnian Serb leader, now convicted war criminal, Radovan Karadzic, on Monday launches his appeal before UN judges, seeking to overturn a 40-year jail term for abuses committed during Bosnia’s bloody 1990s conflict. […]

Claudio Soares, University of Alberta head of psychiatry, facing sex misconduct charges

CBCNEWS New University of Alberta psychiatry chair facing sexual misconduct allegation By Charles Rusnell Sep 11, 2012 The University of Alberta’s new head of psychiatry is facing an allegation of sexual misconduct involving a female patient in Ontario. Documents obtained by CBC News indicate the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons will hold a hearing […]

Brian Cassmassi, Calabasas psychiatrist, showed his patient gay porn, exposed his penis and began masturbating in front of him

The Acorn Lewd psychiatrist could lose license By Ian Bradley April 18, 2018 Calabasas psychiatrist Brian Cassmassi faces a June 4 court date relating to charges that he exposed himself to a male patient in his office. Cassmassi, who is in danger of losing his medical license, is accused of an October 2015 incident in […]

Connecticut psychiatrist Naimetulla Syed, paid $422,641 to resolve allegations that he submitted false Medicaid claims

CTPOST Med Board Fines Newtown Psychiatrist, Ansonia Doctor By Kate Farrish April 19, 2018 — EXCERPT The state Medical Examining Board on Tuesday disciplined three doctors, including fining a Newtown psychiatrist $15,000 for submitting false insurance claims. In 2016, the doctor, Naimetulla Syed, paid $422,641 to resolve allegations that he submitted false claims to Medicare […]

Montana Psychiatrist James Peak – gives up license after getting busted for possessing child pornography, he bought and received material through the mail

The Associated Press Board suspends license of child psychiatrist Dateline: BILLINGS Mont. July 3, 2012 The state Board of Medical Examiners has suspended the medical license of a Billings child psychiatrist who last year pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography. The Billings Gazette reports that the board suspended Dr. James H. Peak’s license on May […]

Phillip Bird, Aussie Psychiatrist, accused of wrongly drugging patients who suffered catastrophic consquences.

Sunshine Coast Daily ‘Drugs turned patients to monsters’: Doctor faces misconduct by JESSICA GREWAL January 21, 2017 A RESPECTED psychiatrist with an exclusive private practice in the heart of the Sunshine Coast stands accused of wrongly diagnosing and drugging patients who suffered catastrophic consequences. Amid allegations he was prescribing potentially toxic doses of the speed-like […]

William Kadish, Mass. Psychiatrist, license revoked – sex with patient leaving her “severely traumatized” – admits his behavior was “an extreme and grotesque deviation from any rational conception of treatment”

The Boston Globe BOARD CITES ‘MISCONDUCT,’ REVOKES PSYCHIATRIST’S LICENSE By Judith Gaines August 26, 2001 The two women trusted their doctor, and he concedes that he betrayed that trust in “grotesque” ways. Citing “gross misconduct in the practice of medicine” and “extreme deviation from any clinically appropriate standard of care,” the Massachusetts Board of Registry […]

Aussie Psychiatrist Ian Stuart McAlpine, gets 5 years for sexually assaulting female patient

Perth Now Former child psychiatrist jailed for sexually assaulting female patient Angie Raphael | PerthNow April 18, 2018 12:27AM A FORMER child psychiatrist who sexually and indecently assaulted a female patient in Perth almost 30 years ago has been jailed for five years and two months. Ian Stuart McAlpine, 70, was convicted by a jury […]

Russel Hicks, Washington Psychiatrist – suspended – “must refrain from any diagnosis, prescriptions, charting or treatment”

The Seattle Times February 9, 2013 Madigan suspends PTSD whistle-blower By Hal Bernton A Madigan Army Medical Center psychiatrist has been suspended from his hospital duties because he allegedly practiced outside the scope of his clinical privileges and did not properly document patient records. Dr. Russel Hicks, a senior member of Madigan’s staff with 15 […]

Richard Pines

Daily Mail Doctors all over the US are keeping their licenses to practice medicine despite rampant sexual misconduct against patients, shocking investigation reveals In recent months, Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and top politicians have been pushed out of their jobs or resigned their posts When the doctors are disciplined, the punishment often consists of a […]

Mani Pavuluri

Retraction Watch Child psychiatrist’s research was suspended “indefinitely” following probe The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) permanently suspended all research activities for a child psychiatrist years ago following an inquiry into her work, Retraction Watch has learned. In 2015, a UIC spokesperson told us the university had suspended Mani Pavuluri’s clinical research in 2013, […]

Bartholomeus Lakeman, UK Psychiatrist, Scored badly on competence tests – wants job back

Evening Express Struck off Aberdeen doctor launches bid to start working again By Dale Haslam April 6, 2018 A doctor who lost his job working in Aberdeen after scoring badly on competence tests has launched a bid to start working again. Dr Bartholomeus Lakeman worked for NHS Grampian as a doctor in child and adolescent […]

Arthur Kranz, Florida Psychiatrist, claimed he was disabled – evaded taxes on over $1.6 million

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2018 South Florida Doctor Indicted for Tax Evasion and Disability Fraud Evaded taxes on over $1.6 Million in income while claiming to be disabled A federal grand jury sitting in Fort Pierce, Florida, has returned an indictment, which was unsealed today, charging a […]