Medical Board ActionCensure and reprimand, order of conditions including monitoring for three years and a $25,000 fine. The physician's license is restricted precluding the treatment of patients for management of chronic pain until the completion of an intensive course in pain management within a year of the effective date of this order. This restriction was lifted in November 2009, since the physician had completed the required training. On June 8, 2011 the physician was granted an early termination of the order's conditions.
Medical Board Misconduct DescriptionThe physician did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.
Effective Date: 7/17/2009