James Lincoln Duffy, NY Psychiatrist, Medical Director, under investigation for misconduct, surrendered license – failed to tell Putnam Hospital Center

The Journal News (Westchester County, NY) Hospital not told of license surrender By Melissa Klein May 17, 2002 CARMEL – When Dr. James Lincoln Duffy resigned as medical director of Putnam Hospital Center earlier this month, he told hospital officials he was leaving for personal reasons. Duffy, who was known as “Linc,” did not say […]

Gregory Lombardo, NY Psychiatrist – “convicted of driving while impaired by drugs”

The Journal News (Westchester County, New York) December 7, 2012 Friday Psychiatrist cited for DWAI case Dr. Gregory T. Lombardo, a psychiatrist in Pound Ridge and New York City, has had his license to practice medicine suspended for five years, with the suspension stayed, and was sentenced to professional probation for five years and a […]

Clifford Jacobson, NY Psychiatrist, Loses license – sold drugs for “recreational use”

Democrat & Chronicle Brighton doctor avoids prison for selling prescriptions Associated Press February 10, 2018 A Brighton psychiatrist will avoid prison but lose his medical license for selling prescriptions. Dr. Clifford Jacobson was sentenced Friday to one year of probation that will include four months of home confinement. He also must surrender his license to […]

Joseph Zito, NY Psychiatrist, Arrested for selling drugs out of his apartment with no medical examination

Daily News (New York) SHRINK CHARGED IN ILLEGAL DRUG SALES By CORKY SIEMASZKO March 06, 1998 A West Side psychiatrist was arrested yesterday for allegedly peddling prescriptions for tranquilizers out of his Central Park West apartment. Joseph Zito’s arrest capped a five-month undercover state investigation during which he allegedly wrote and sold prescriptions for Xanax […]

Florida Psychiatrist Jerome Feldman Sent to Prison for 16 years – cheated “seriously ill people out of $400,000 with false promises of organ transplants in the Philippines, where he was tracked down by the FBI”

The Post Standard (Syracuse, NY) HE GETS PRISON FOR ORGAN-TRANSPLANT CON; JEROME FELDMAN, WHOSE ESTRANGED WIFE LIVES IN BALDWINSVILLE, LURED FIVE SICK PEOPLE TO PHILIPPINES. By John O’Brien May 28, 2010 A former psychiatrist was sent to prison for nearly 16 years Thursday for duping seriously ill people out of $400,000 with false promises of […]

Lewek, NY Psychiatrist, Going Back to Prison – parole violation

Democrat & Chronicle William Lewek, who buried body in backyard, going back to prison on parole violation By Gary Craig February 5, 2018 William Lewek, the former psychiatrist who buried the body of a dead man in his backyard, is returning to prison for three months after admitting to a parole violation. Lewek last week […]

David Brizer, NYC Psychiatrist, Pleads Guilty to Drug Crimes – Admits To Selling Painkillers To Drug Dealers

CBSNewYork AG: New York Psychiatrist Admits To Selling Painkillers To Drug Dealers March 1, 2013 A psychiatrist with offices in Midtown Manhattan and Rockland County has admitted to illegally selling prescription painkillers to drug dealers. Dr. David Brizer, 60, pleaded guilty to felony drug sale, drug possession and conspiracy charges as well as tax fraud […]

Rochester Psych William Lewek – instead of calling 911, he “blessed” a body and buried it in his backyard

Democrat & Chronicle William Lewek claimed he ‘blessed’ the body of Matthew Straton before burying corpse By Gary Craig January 24, 2018 William Lewek in 2016 told parole officials that he “prayed over” and “blessed” the body of Matthew Straton before burying the corpse in Lewek’s backyard, records show. “I didn’t call 911,” Lewek said […]

Rochester NY Psychiatrist William Lewek back in jail – parole violations

Democrat & Chronicle William Lewek, who admitted to burying body, back in jail on parole violations By Gary Craig January 17, 2018 William Lewek, the former psychiatrist who admitted to burying the body of a dead man in his backyard, has been returned to jail on three parole violations. Lewek, 66, is accused of possessing […]

Morales D. Brown, NY Psychiatrist, pleaded guilty to falsifying patient records

syracuse.com Psychiatrist admits falsifying records at CNY Psychiatric Center By James T. Mulder September 19, 2017 MARCY, N.Y. — A psychiatrist who falsified patient records while working at the Central New York Psychiatric Center has pleaded guilty, paid restitution and been forced to leave state employment. Dr. Morales D. Brown, 59, of Deerfield, who worked […]

Stanley Giudici, NY psychiatrist – license revoked – “gross negligence”

Times Herald-Record State revokes Town of Wallkill psychiatrist’s license By Daniel Axelrod September 29, 2017 TOWN OF WALLKILL — Patients of a psychiatrist who abruptly closed his office after his medical license was revoked are so desperate for records, prescriptions and help finding a replacement, they’re knocking on the doors of neighboring practices. “I have […]

New York Psych William Lewek scheduled to be released from prison – buried body in backyard

  Democrat & Chronicle William Lewek, psychiatrist who buried body of Matthew Straton, scheduled for release By Gary Craig December 2, 2017 The former Rochester psychiatrist who buried a body in his backyard is scheduled to be released from prison Dec. 21, records show. William Lewek, who has lost his medical license, pleaded guilty in February […]

Pamela Buchbinder, NY Psychiatrist, indicted – attempted murder, burglary and assault

New York Post Psychiatrist indicted in bludgeoning of baby daddy with a sledgehammer By Larry Celona October 19, 2017 A Manhattan psychiatrist has been indicted in the 2012 attempted sledgehammer murder of her baby daddy, The Post has learned. The indictment alleges that Dr. Pamela Buchbinder enlisted her bi-polar young cousin to bludgeon and stab […]

NY Psych Marshall Hubsher, convicted of raping a patient, gets extra prison time for attempting to tamper with jury

  Newsday Former Sands Point psychiatrist gets added time for jury-tamper try By Bridget Murphy August 9, 2017 A Nassau judge Wednesday gave a former psychiatrist who had raped a patient extra prison time for donning a disguise and trying to tamper with the jury that found him guilty of the sex crime by leaving […]

Marshall Hubsher, NY Psychiatrist, disguised himself, tried to tamper with his jury – but was convicted of raping a patient anyway

Newsday Nassau DA: Disgraced psychiatrist admits jury tampering try By Bridget Murphy July 12, 2017 A disgraced psychiatrist from Sands Point who is serving a prison sentence for raping a patient admitted Tuesday to trying to tamper with the jury that convicted him by donning a disguise and slipping the panel copies of a note […]