Ely Pelta, “Sugar Daddy” Miami Psychiatrist, history of sexual misconduct

Miami Herald Doctor’s license suspended after he texted female patient ‘You need a sugar daddy’ By Daniel Chang September 29, 2017 The text messages from the psychiatrist to his new patient began with offers to help her find another job, after she had come to him for help with work-related anxiety and depression. The patient […]

Sibyl Simon, Florida Psychiatrist, arrested in hit-and-run crash; Trooper found her car spray painted

WPTV Dr. Sibyl Simon: Coral Springs psychiatrist arrested for hit-and-run crash on Turnpike Troopers found her damaged car spray-painted By Jennifer Tintner August 2, 2017 FORT PIERCE, Fla. – A Coral Springs psychiatrist turned herself into Florida Highway Patrol troopers in Fort Pierce for fleeing from a crash on Florida’s Turnpike in Palm Beach County, […]

Somatics, LLC – Shock Treatment Machine Manufacturer

Somatics, LLC – Shock Treatment Machine Manufacturer

Riaz Mazcuri, Psychiatrist, Licensed in Florida & Texas – Convicted in $158 Million Fraud

23 years ago Mazcuri was on the Florida Attorney General’s radar. The AG received complaints about an Orlando psychiatric hospital, University Behavioral Center where Mazcuri was the psychiatrist. Former patients said they were led to believe they had signed up for a free trip to a health spa! And then held against their will! Now, […]

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 […]

Conrad Melton Swartz, TOP Shock Treatment Psychiatrist, Threatens PsychSearch

Conrad Swartz is one of two psychiatrists who are corporate officers of Somatics, LLC – “the leading manufacturer” of electroconvulsive machines worldwide. He ordered us to “Cease and Desist”. Start from the bottom. 🙂 Best Regards, Ken Kramer PsychSearch.net Make this psychiatrist complaint form well-known: http://www.psychsearch.net/complaints/ “It is a simple and deadly formula. Less steps […]

Mendez-Villamil gets 12 years in the slammer – must repay $50 million

Miami Herald Miami psychiatrist, sent to prison for 12 years, must repay $50 million Psychiatrist pleaded guilty to federal charges, apologized for his crimes A Miami psychiatrist flooded Miami’s streets with anti-psychotic drugs as part of a scheme to defraud Medicare and Medicaid. By Daniel Change July 22, 2016 Suspended from the Medicaid and Medicare […]

Miami Psychiatrist Fernando Mendez-Villamil, accused of running one of the largest fake-prescription schemes in history

Miami New Times “National Symbol” of Prescription Fraud Pleads Guilty, Has 221-Piece Art Collection Seized By Jerry Iannelli July 20, 2016 Some criminals spend their dirty money on drugs. Others blow it on luxury cars, high-end escorts, or trips to obscure rich-people enclaves like Gstaad, Switzerland. Or, if you’re Dr. Fernando Mendez-Villamil, a man accused […]

Yasin Choudry, Florida Psychiatrist, ordered to stop using mind-altering drugs

Florida Psychiatrist Yasin Choudry – Ticking Time Bomb By Joel Voss June 16, 2016 Florida psychiatrist Yasin Choudry, was disciplined, sort of, by the Florida Board of Medicine June 3rd, 2016. The underlying cause of the Florida administrative complaint was an August 2015 New Mexico Medical Board Stipulation of Licensure ordering Choudry to “abstain completely […]

ALEXIS TOUCHTON-WILLIAMS, FLORIDA PSYCHIATRIST, CONVICTED IN ATTEMPTED MURDER

ABC News A Florida psychiatrist faces up to life in prison after being found guilty of attempting to kill her ex-husband. Associated Press May 27, 2016 Jurors in Gainesville took just 2 ½ hours Thursday evening to find Alexis Touchton-Williams guilty of attempted second-degree murder and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. Prosecutors had sought […]

Conrad Swartz, Psychiatrist and Owner of Shock Treatment Machine Manufacturer, Somatics, LLC

Conrad Swartz is one of two psychiatrists who are corporate officers of Somatics, LLC – “the leading manufacturer” of electroconvulsive machines worldwide. His company recently moved to Venice, Florida, one hour south of Clearwater. But he resides in Vancouver, Washington and also works at the Lutheran Community Services, 3600 Main Street, Suite 200, Vancouver, WA […]

Florida Psychiatrist Fernando Mendez-Villamil, indicted by federal grand jury for running a racket that defrauded numerous public programs

Miami Herald Miami psychiatrist indicted for alleged fraud of numerous public programs Dr. Fernando Mendez-Villamil wrote nearly 97,000 prescriptions from 2007-09 Federal grand jury alleges elaborate scheme over many years Three of psychiatrist’s employees also charged with fraud By Daniel Chang January 8, 2016 A Miami psychiatrist who became a national symbol of over-prescribing was […]

Miami psychiatrist Roger Rousseau, Gets 16 years in Prison for Medicaid Fraud

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, November 6, 2015 Medical Director and Three Therapists Sentenced for Their Roles in $63 Million Miami Health Care Fraud Scheme A former medical director and three therapists from defunct health provider Health Care Solutions Network Inc. (HCSN) were sentenced today in Miami for their […]

Huberto Merayo, #2 on Florida’s Top Psych Drug Prescriber List, Now sits in a Federal Penitentiary and Agrees to Never Apply for a License in Florida Again

PsychSearch.net PsychSearch Bags Another Psychiatrist By Ken Kramer November 24, 2015 You probably by now are getting tired of us preaching “Documents – Where’s the ?#@*&%! documents? If you don’t have the documents – you don’t have squat!” So, more on documents! PsychSearch discovered documents that identified the top prescribers of psychiatric drugs in the […]