BAL BANSAL – Kentucky Psychiatrist’s license restricted for an indefinite period of time

“Detective Sergeant Jim Goble contacted the Board’s Medical Investigator to report the overdose death of Patient A, to whom the licensee has prescribed Gabapentin and Oxycodone, and to request a Board investigation pf the licensee’s prescribing practices. According to the Autopsy Report, dated March 25, 2013, Patient A’s cause of death was accidental acute gabapentin […]

Louisville Psychiatrist Peter Steiner Charged with prescribing medically unnecessary drugs

Henderson Gleaner Several western Kentucky doctors indicted in federal fraud takedown By Beth Smith June 28, 2018 LOUISVILLE — Doctors and some individuals pretending to be physicians have been indicted in a federal investigation targeting healthcare fraud and the dispensing of medically unnecessary drugs in western Kentucky. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, six separate […]

Douglas Rank, Kentucky Psychiatrist, sentenced for attacking patient with sword Psychiatrist sentenced for attacking patient with sword By Trina Edwards Dec 21, 2010 A Kenton County psychiatrist who attacked a patient with a sword was sentenced Tuesday. Dr. Douglas Rank, 52, will spend the next 15 years in prison. Rank pled guilty to assault in October. He was originally charged with attempted murder after […]