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Psychiatrist Shawna Mohney Deeves

Psychiatrist Shawna Mohney Deeves

Texas Medical Board Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 8, 2013
Media contact: Jarrett Schneider, 512-305-7018
Customer service: 512-305-7030 or 800-248-4062

TMB suspends San Antonio psychiatrist

On October 4, 2013, a disciplinary panel of the Texas Medical Board temporarily suspended, without notice, the Texas medical license of San Antonio psychiatrist Shawna Mohney Deeves, M.D., after determining that Dr. Deeves’ aggressive conduct and documented deteriorating mental state demonstrated that Dr. Deeves poses a continuing threat to public health and
safety.

The Board found Dr. Deeves has been diagnosed with significant psychiatric illness and that her communications with other physicians as well as the staff of the Texas Physician Health Program have been delusional and threatening.

A temporary suspension hearing with notice will be held as soon as practicable with 10 days’ notice to Dr. Deeves, unless the hearing is specifically waived by Dr. Deeves. The temporary suspension remains in place until the Board takes further action.

UPDATES:

TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD
PUBLIC VERIFICATION / PHYSICIAN PROFILE
PHYSICIAN
NAME: SHAWNA MOHNEY DEEVES MD DATE: 07/08/2015

THE INFORMATION IN THIS BOX HAS BEEN VERIFIED
BY THE TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD

Date of Birth: 1972
License Number: L9169 Full Medical License
Issuance Date: 08/13/2004
Expiration Date of Physician’s Registration Permit: 08/31/2015

Registration Status: SUSPENDED, ACTIVE Registration Date: 10/04/2013
Disciplinary Status: UNDER BOARD ORDER Disciplinary Date: 12/06/2013
Licensure Status: NONE Licensure Date: NONE

Mailing Address
19275 STONE OAK PARKWAY
APARTMENT 622
SAN ANTONIO , TX 78258

Medical School of Graduation:
At the time of licensure, TMB verified the physician’s graduation from medical school as follows:
UNIV OF TEXAS MEDICAL SCHOOL, SAN ANTONIO

Medical School Graduation Year: 2000

TMB Filings, Actions and License Restrictions
The Texas Medical Board has the following board actions against this physician. (This may include any formal complaints filed by TMB, as well as petitions and/or responses related to licensure contested matters, at the State Office of Administrative Hearings.)

Action Date: 04/10/2015
Description: ON APRIL 10, 2015, THE BOARD AND SHAWNA MOHNEY DEEVES, M.D., ENTERED INTO AN AGREED ORDER GRANTING MODIFICATION, LIFTING THE SUSPENSION, AND MODIFYING DR. DEEVES’ DECEMBER 2013 ORDER. THE MODIFICATION ALLOWS DR. DEEVES TO SUPERVISE MIDLEVELS BUT DOES NOT ALLOW HER TO DELEGATE PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY; LIMITS HER PRACTICE TO AN OFFICE AND INPATIENT PRACTICE, GROUP OR INSTITUTIONAL SETTING; AND LIMITS HER PRACTICE TO A TOTAL OF 40 HOURS PER WEEK. THE BOARD FOUND DR. DEEVES IS IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE DECEMBER 2013 ORDER AND THAT DR. DEEVES’ MENTAL STABILITY HAD BEEN ESTABLISHED FOR SUFFICIENTLY LONG DURATION TO SUPPORT A RECOMMENDATION TO LIFT THE SUSPENSION.

Action Date: 02/13/2015
Description: ON FEBRUARY 13, 2015, THE BOARD ENTERED AN ORDER DENYING TERMINATION, DENYING SHAWNA MOHNEY DEEVES, M.D.’S PETITION FOR TERMINATION OF HER DECEMBER 2013 ORDER. THE BOARD PANEL BELIEVED THAT DR. DEEVES’ MENTAL STABILITY, AS REFERENCED IN REPORTS ABOUT HER CONDITION, HAD NOT BEEN ESTABLISHED FOR A SUFFICIENTLY LONG DURATION TO SUPPORT A RECOMMENDATION OF STAYING THE SUSPENSION. DR. DEEVES MAY SUBMIT A NEW REQUEST FOR MODIFICATION OR TERMINATION OF THE SUSPENSION BEGINNING IN DECEMBER 2014, AND ONCE EVERY YEAR AFTER A NEW REQUEST IS SUBMITTED AND LATER DENIED.

Action Date: 12/06/2013
Description: ON DECEMBER 6, 2013, THE BOARD AND SHAWNA MOHNEY DEEVES, M.D., ENTERED INTO AN AGREED ORDER SUSPENDING DR. DEEVE’S TEXAS MEDICAL LICENSE FOR A MINIMUM OF SIX MONTHS WHICH SHALL CONTINUE UNTIL DR. DEEVE’S PERSONALLY APPEARS BEFORE THE BOARD AND PROVIDES CONVINCING EVIDENCE THAT SHE IS PHYSICALLY, MENTALLY, AND OTHERWISE COMPETENT TO PRACTICE MEDICINE; AND REQUIRING DR. DEEVES TO CONTINUE PSYCHIATRIC CARE AND TREATMENT. THE BOARD FOUND DR. DEEVES IS UNABLE TO SAFELY PRACTICE MEDICINE AT THIS TIME DUE TO HER PSYCHIATRIC CONDITION.

Action Date: 10/04/2013
Description: ON OCTOBER 4, 2013, A DISCIPLINARY PANEL OF THE TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED, WITHOUT NOTICE, THE TEXAS MEDICAL LICENSE OF SHAWNA MOHNEY DEEVES, M.D., AFTER DETERMINING THAT DR. DEEVES’ AGGRESSIVE CONDUCT AND DOCUMENTED DETERIORATING MENTAL STATE DEMONSTRATED THAT DR. DEEVES POSES A CONTINUING THREAT TO PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY. THE BOARD FOUND DR. DEEVES HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH SIGNIFICANT PSYCHIATRIC ILLNESS AND THAT HER COMMUNICATIONS WITH OTHER PHYSICIANS AS WELL AS THE STAFF OF THE TEXAS PHYSICIAN HEALTH PROGRAM HAVE BEEN DELUSIONAL AND THREATENING.

Investigations by TMB of Medical Malpractice
Section 164.201 of the Act requires that: the board review information relating to a physician against whom three or more malpractice claims have been reported within a five year period. Based on these reviews, the following investigations were conducted with the listed resolutions.

NONE

Status History
Status history contains entries for any updates to the individual’s registration, licensure or disciplinary status types (beginning with 1/1/78, when the board’s records were first automated). Entries are in reverse chronological order; new entries of each type supersede the previous entry of that same type. These records do not display status type. Should you have any questions, please contact our Customer Information Center at 512-305-7030 or verifcic@tmb.state.tx.us

Status Code: RB Effective Date: 04/10/2015
Description: UNDER BOARD ORDER

Status Code: SB Effective Date: 10/04/2013
Description: SUSPENDED BY BOARD

Status Code: SBA Effective Date: 10/04/2013
Description: SUSPENDED, ACTIVE

Status Code: AC Effective Date: 11/09/2004
Description: ACTIVE

Status Code: LI Effective Date: 08/13/2004
Description: LICENSE ISSUED