CONN Psychiatrist LJUDMIL KLJUSEV sentenced to prison – drug offenses and fraud

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Connecticut FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2017 Milford Psychiatrist Sentenced to 26 Months for Illegal Drug Distribution, Health Care Fraud Offenses Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that LJUDMIL KLJUSEV, M.D., 52, of Fairfield, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge […]

Welsh Psychiatrist Brian Harris – five week trial starts for raping five men

Caerphilly Observer Trial starts for psychiatrist March 21st, 2017 A psychiatrist arrested while he was at work in Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr in Ystrad Mynach has appeared in court charged with a series of sexual offences. Dr Brian Harris, 77, was arrested at the hospital in October 2013, and denies all 13 charges of sexual assault, […]

Aussie Psychiatrist Philip Bird admits he inappropriately prescribed drug to man who crashed his car, killing twin girls and their grandmother

Courier Mail Psychiatrist to admit to improper prescription in fatal crash By Vanda Carson A MAROOCHYDORE psychiatrist who prescribed “kiddie speed” to a man who overdosed and crashed his car, killing twin girls and their grandmother, is set to admit he inappropriately prescribed the drug. In the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal yesterday, a barrister […]

Kent Brockmann, Wisconsin Psychiatrist, accused of sexual contact with patient

Amery Free Press Former Polk Co. Psychiatrist makes initial appearance in sex assault case By Jessica de la Cruz March 15, 2017 Kent G. Brockmann, the former Polk County psychiatrist accused of inappropriate sexual contact with a former patient made his first appearance in Polk County Circuit Court Monday. Like a fair number of cases […]

Brian Harris, Welsh Psychiatrist, on trial for raping five patients

Penarth Times Doctor ‘raped patients’ at hospitals in South Wales, including Sully Hospital – court hears March 14, 2017 A HOME Office psychiatrist carried out sex attacks on five patients at hospitals in South Wales, including Sully Hospital, a court heard today. Dr Brian Harris, 77, is accused of 13 charges of rape, sexual assault […]

Xingjia Cui, NY Psychiatrist, charged with health care fraud, tax fraud and money laundering

Democrat and Chronicle Canandaigua VA psychiatrist charged with fraud By Will Cleveland March 9, 2017 A psychiatrist at the Canandaigua Veterans Affairs Medical Center is charged with health care fraud, money laundering, and tax fraud, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Thursday. Dr. Xingjia Cui, 52, of Pittsford is employed full time at the medical center […]

NY Psychiatrist Clifford Jacobson, Surrenders License after 40 years, Disciplined 3 times & felony conviction

Democrat and Chronicle Brighton psychiatrist to surrender medical license By Patti Singer March 6, 2017 A psychiatrist who practices in Brighton is being disciplined for the third time by the state Department of Health and will surrender his medical license March 31. From March 7 until then, Dr. Clifford Jacobson no longer can prescribe controlled […]

NJ Psychiatrist Chowdhury Azam suspended for 5 years, overprescribed drugs

mycentraljersey.com Four Central Jersey doctors punished for overprescribing drugs By Mike Deak March 2, 2017 FRANKLIN (Somerset) – A township psychiatrist, who previously had his medical license suspended for inappropriately touching a female patient’s breast, and three other Central Jersey physicians were among 31 physicians sanctioned last year by the state for allegedly overprescribing painkillers […]

James R. Cowen, NJ Psychiatrist, arrested for drug distribution

Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office DOCTOR JAMES COWAN OF RIDGEWOOD ARRESTED FOR DRUG DISTRIBUTION TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA FROM: PROSECUTOR GURBIR S. GREWAL DATE: MARCH 1, 2017 Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest of JAMES R. COWAN (DOB: 3/19/1944; widower; and formerly employed as a medical doctor) of 572 West Saddle River Road, […]

Richard Lee Hauser, Iowa Psychiatrist Gets prison time for Medicaid Fraud

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of Iowa FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 28, 2017 Former Central Iowa Psychiatrist Sentenced to Two Months in Prison for Health Care Fraud DES MOINES, IA – On February 28, 2017, Richard Lee Hauser, M.D., 67, formerly of the Grinnell, Iowa, area was sentenced by Senior United […]

Overdrugged by a Psychiatrist?

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Nagi Ghabbour, Toronto Psychiatrist, may be example in future patient sex cases

Toronto Star Disciplinary panel considers whether doctor should lose licence for dating former patient By Jacques Gallant – Legal Affairs Reporter February 22, 2017 Should a psychiatrist who began dating his patient shortly after they stopped seeing each other professionally be allowed to keep his licence? That’s the question before a discipline panel of the […]

Psychiatrists in California, Florida and Illinois diagnosed immigrants with fake mental disorders

CHICAGO SUN TIMES February 24, 2017 Doctors gave fake medical opinions to help win citizenship Psychiatrists and other doctors in Chicago and across the country have been caught helping immigrants gain U.S. citizenship by providing fake medical opinions, records show. An estimated 1,000 people a year submit a form to immigration officials in Chicago alone […]

Nikhil Nihalani, Florida Psychiatrist – Office Raided

FBI raids Jacksonville psychiatrist’s office By Stephanie Brown Feb. 22, 2017 Jacksonville, FL — The FBI is executing a search warrant at the office of a Southside psychiatrist. WOKV has confirmed the FBI expects to be at the office of Nikhil Nihalani on University Boulevard through the day. They declined to comment on the nature […]

Consumer Protection?

By Colin Taufer March 1, 2017 Recently, it was reported by the Consumer Product Safety Commission that someone suffered a knee injury after sitting on a brand of bench that collapsed. Six others reported this same bench collapsing but reported no injuries. Consequently, the CPSC told all consumers to stop using these particular benches and […]