Graham Craig, UK Psychiatrist, struck off after sex with patient

ChronicleLive by Coreena Ford June 20, 2010 A PSYCHIATRIST who had a two-year sex romp with a patient almost four decades younger than him has been struck off the medical register, the Sunday Sun can reveal. Dr Graham Craig was 61 when he had the affair with the 23-year-old woman – known as Patient A […]

Hollywood psychiatrist Nathan Kuemmerle sentenced in drug case

City News Service Former Psychiatrist Gets Probation in ‘Pill Mill’ Case By Fred Shuster May 17, 2011 A former West Hollywood psychiatrist who wrote prescriptions without a legitimate medical purpose to make money to pay for his methamphetamine addiction was sentenced today to three years probation. Dr. Nathan Kuemmerle, 38, of Hollywood, pleaded guilty last […]

Gaylord Nordine, Iowa psychiatrist – in hot water for sexually exploting patients

Des Moines Register (Iowa) W.D.M. doctor gives up license; Psychiatrist is done for at least a year after an affair with a patient By Leys Tony November 24, 2005 A West Des Moines psychiatrist will have his medical license suspended for at least a year for having sex with a woman who had been his […]

Vicki Morrow, North Carolina Psychiatrist, violated the “ethics” of the psychiatric profession

Winston-Salem Journal Surry psychiatrist agrees to place license in inactive status By Richard Craver May 29, 2018 A Surry County psychiatrist, Dr. Vicki Olivia Morrow, agreed Friday to a consent order with the N.C. Medical Board that placed her license in an inactive status. The order was made public on the board’s website Tuesday. Morrow, […]

Luis Byrne, Florida Psychiatrist, duped by addicts into giving them drugs – gets one year of probation, during which he may not prescribe any narcotic drugs and a $ 1,000 fine

St. Petersburg Times (Florida) April 4, 1987 Three doctors get reprimands from state By Carol Gentry +++ Excerpt The Tampa psychiatrists who received reprimands were Drs. Cesar L. Ruiz and Luis O. Byrne. Ruiz was accused of submitting bills to Medicaid for patient visits he didn’t make. After Medicaid caught the discrepancy, Ruiz was sent […]

Robert Jarmon, New Jersey Psychiatrist, license suspended – patient said the two had sex during office visits

The Star-Ledger (Newark, New Jersey) N.J. lifts medical license of therapistPsychiatrist’s patient alleges trysts in office By CAROL ANN CAMPBELL February 21, 2002 State officials have suspended the medical license of a Spring Lake psychiatrist after a patient said the two had sex during office visits. State documents say Robert G. Jarmon, known for his […]

Chilakamarri Ramesh, Michigan Psychiatrist, sentenced to prison – signed false statements for immigrants

The Detroit News (Michigan) West Bloomfield psychiatrist sentenced to prison for immigration fraud By Paul Egan August 19, 2009 Detroit – A West Bloomfield Township psychiatrist who helped immigrants bypass steps in the naturalization process by signing false statements showing they had mental deficiencies was sentenced to 10 months in prison in federal court today. […]

Vancouver Psychiatrist John Christensen sued by eight women – alleged inappropriate sex acts

Vancouver Sun Eight women sue Vancouver psychiatrist over alleged inappropriate sex acts By Keith Fraser June 7, 2018 Eight women who provided care for a disabled Vancouver psychiatrist are alleging that he told them to perform inappropriate sex acts for him. Seven of the women were hired as personal-care aides by Dr. John Allan James […]

Sona Kakar, India Psychiatrist, suspended for 6 months – patients complain about “no positive result”

Medical Dialogues Improper Counselling: Psychiatrist Suspended for 6 months By TS Medical Council Acting stringently against unethical practices by medical practitioners, the Telangana State Medical Council (TSMC) has suspended 3 medical practitioners sand issued a warning to 2 doctors for improper practice. —Excerpt During a press note released yesterday, Council Chairman Dr E Ravindra Reddy […]

Juan Fernandez III, Wisconsin Psychiatrist, sued by patient who was awarded more than $860,000 by a jury

The Washington Times ‘Recovered-memory’ suit yields large jury award By Cheryl Wetzstein September 04, 1999 A Wisconsin woman who accused her psychiatrist of making her think she had dozens of multiple personalities and had been sexually abused by her father was awarded more than $860,000 by a jury this week. The medical malpractice case was […]

Sam Castellani, Nashville psychiatrist, arrested in sex-for-prescription case

The City Paper (Nashville, Tennessee) Psychiatrist accused in sex-for-presciptions case bound over to grand jury October 8, 2009 A Nashville psychiatrist accused of writing prescriptions for patients in exchange for sexual favors appeared in court Thursday where he waived rights to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to the grand jury. Attorneys for Dr. […]

Chiman Patel, Connecticut Psychiatrist, in trouble again – accused of improper touching

Hartford Courant (Connecticut) DOCTOR ACCUSED OF IMPROPER TOUCHING; By Josh Kovner July 13, 2011 State regulators are considering charges against a Bridgeport psychiatrist who is accused of inappropriately touching a female patient, telling her during a session that they should “get together,” and saying on the telephone that he loved her. Chiman Patel, who was […]

Psychiatrists’ Dangerous Fascination with Children Psychiatrists’ Dangerous Fascination with Children By Colin Taufer June 2018 All too often disgraced psychiatrists make headlines around the world for their sinful deeds with children. It was his erotic interest in young boys and homosexual tendencies that fueled his child porn addiction. His collection contained about 200,000 pictures and 4000 hours of video […]

Robert Mitrione, Springfield Illinois psychiatrist, found guilty of health-care fraud, conspiracy, mail fraud

The State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL) Professional Regulation to target Mitrione for hearing By Tony Cappasso September 28, 2001 Now that federal prosecutors are done with Dr. Robert Mitrione, the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation has the Springfield psychiatrist in its sights. Professional Regulation announced Thursday that Mitrione will be the subject of a preliminary hearing […]

Robert Mitrione, Illinois Psychiatrist, sentenced to prison for fraud

The State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL) Psychiatrist, wife get prison time; Couple convicted of fraud in September 2001 By Chris Dettro November 1, 2002 A Springfield psychiatrist and his wife were sentenced to prison terms Thursday night after a nearly eight-hour hearing in a case the government said is being watched closely by the medical community. […]