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HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS - Disciplinary proceedings - Penalties

Thursday, June 07, 2018 @ 8:10 AM  

Appeal by the doctor from an order overturning the penalty imposed for professional misconduct. The appellant was found guilty of professional misconduct. In 2009 and 2010, the doctor sexually abused four female patients by touching their breasts during a medical examination and acted inappropriately with a fifth by asking her on a date immediately after a medical examination during which her breasts were exposed. The Discipline Committee imposed a penalty of a six-month suspension and restrictions on his return to practice, which included the supervision of...