Win Yu, Hong Kong Psychiatrist – license revoked – sex with patient

South China Morning Post Doctor struck off for having sex with patient By Joyce Man May 2, 2009 The Medical Council handed down its harshest punishment ever by striking a doctor off the medical register indefinitely for having sex with and living with a psychiatric patient for nine years. The council said the reason for […]

Japanese Psychiatrist Douglas Berger’s Futile Attempt to Control Criticisms on the Net

Miami Herald Psychiatrist sues Reddit to unmask anonymous online critics By Daniel Chang January 17, 2018 They called him a maniac and much worse, and said he gives patients “the creeps.” They accused him of over prescribing drugs, misdiagnosing ailments and incompetence. And they alleged that his Tokyo counseling center scams clients out of money. […]

Deepak Sirur, UK psychiatrist, contemplating jumping off something

Derbyshire Times Boozy suicidal on-call psychiatrist failed to give drink-drive specimen after crash January 12, 2018 A suicidal on-call psychiatrist who was involved in a serious car crash has been ordered to pay nearly £2,000 after he failed to provide a drink-drive specimen. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Wednesday, January 10, how Deepak Sirur, 44, […]

Douglas Berger, American Psychiatrist in Japan Sues Reddit to reveal his online attackers

GIZMODO NEWS American Psychiatrist In Japan Sues Redditors For Talking Shit Online By Sidney Fussell January 12, 2018 In a twisting and intercontinental case of ‘mad online,’ an American psychiatrist practicing in Tokyo has filed a defamation suit against Redditors who derogated his services. In a suit filed in Florida, Dr. Douglas Berger is seeking […]

Italian psychiatrist Marco Bonetti accused of sexual violence against six women (5 of them patients)

Google machine translation: HuffPost € 50 for certificates and sexual violence to patients: arrested the aostan psychiatrist Marco Bonetti January 11, 2018 Week of illness thanks to fake medical certificates obtained by paying the Aostan psychiatrist Marco Bonetti 50 euros: for this accusation the court of Aosta sentenced to two years and 10 months of […]

Joel Sadavoy, Toronto Psychiatrist, diagnoses without meeting or talking to person

CBC Medical college scolds psychiatrist for diagnosing local optician without meeting him By Kelly Bennett Dec 01, 2017 Ontario’s medical regulator has found that a Toronto psychiatrist who wrote a critical evaluation of a Burlington optician without ever seeing or talking to him should have had consent before sharing a diagnosis. In a letter, the […]

UK psychiatrist Richard Seamark – allegedly “locked one patient in their room for several weeks”

The Australian UK doctor withdraws Qld job application By Ed Jackson December 19, 2017 A British psychiatrist has withdrawn his application for a crucial mental health role at Cairns Hospital, Queensland’s health minister has confirmed. News Corp Australia reported that Richard Wayne Seamark was in the running for the $400,000 role of clinical director of […]

Richard Seamark, UK psychiatrist – shaky past

The Courier-Mail UK Doctor in line for top Queensland job despite shaky past Chris Clarke, Sarah Vogler December 17, 2017 9:00am QUEENSLAND Health has been forced to reconsider a UK doctor’s application for a plum role in Cairns Hospital after reports surfaced that a former patient in the UK was left locked in a room […]

Windsor Psych Ravi Shenava – Accused of Sexually Abusing patients

CTV News Windsor Disciplinary hearing date set for Windsor doctor November 29, 2017 A Windsor doctor accused of sexually abusing patients has date set for a disciplinary hearing. The provincial college of physicians and surgeons has scheduled Feb. 12 for Dr. Ravi Shenava to begin arguments about the merits of the allegations. Besides alleged sexual […]

New Zealand Psych Colin Bouwer Deported to South Africa after serving 15 years in prison

stuff.co.nz Convicted wife murderer Colin Bouwer’s $10,000 travel bill By Hamish McNeilly December 2, 2017 Former psychiatrist Colin Bouwer ticked ‘widowed’ for his relationship status, and under convictions he wrote ‘murder’. “I have been away from South Africa for 20 years,” he wrote to the Immigration and Protection Tribunal. “Since being in prison I have […]

Psychiatrist Carlos Warter aka Charles Warter Arrested in Argentina – was in trouble in Colorado

The Associated Press May 26, 2011 Doc arrested in Argentina was in trouble in Colo. By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher Dateline: Honolulu Psychiatrist Carlos Warter aka Charles Warter[/caption]A psychiatrist arrested in Argentina on charges of falsely billing $1 million in health insurance claims in Hawaii was involved in similar fraud some 30 years ago in Colorado, […]

Kim Hyun Chul, Korean psychiatrist, under fire for publicly diagnosing celeb

allkpop.com SOCIAL MEDIA Psychiatrist apologizes to Yoo Ah In, then deletes all content related to the actor from Twitter By beansss November 30, 2017 Psychiatrist Kim Hyun Chul, who previously came under fire for publicly diagnosing actor Yoo Ah In of hypomania based solely on the actor’s SNS activity, has apologized for his actions. After […]

Craig Hudson, Toronto Psychiatrist, in trouble for breaking drug advertising rules

National Post Psychiatrist reprimanded for advertising natural-health invention says he’s been denied free speech By Tom Blackwell November 28, 2017 Ontario’s College of Physicians and Surgeons took issue with Dr. Craig Hudson promoting his natural-health product Zenbev on his own website. In an online marketplace packed with natural-health products of dubious value, Zenbev has a […]

Julian Kent, Aussie Psychiatrist, sexually abused three vulnerable patients – banned for life

The Advertiser BEAST ON THE COUCH By Nigel Hunt November 17, 2017 AN Adelaide psychiatrist who sexually abused three of his vulnerable patients has been banned for life, after a lengthy investigation by police and the state’s medical board. Dr Julian Kent pleaded guilty to professional misconduct over the shocking abuse, which happened over a […]

Konstantinos Paraschakis, Greek Psychiatrist, Convicted of Fraud

ekathimerini.com NEWS November 13, 2017 Term upheld for doctor who helped with GD gun licenses Upholding an earlier conviction, an Athens appeals court handed a 12-month suspended sentence on Monday to a psychiatrist who was convicted of supplying false certificates to members of the extreme-right Golden Dawn party which allowed them to receive gun licenses. […]