Medical Board ActionLicense suspension until a clinical competency assessment is performed and a remediation plan is approved by the Office of Professional Medical Conduct, upon the termination of the suspension the physician will be subject to probation for thirty-six months. The physician's New York State medical license is also permanently limited precluding him from either individually or through a professional corporation, from evaluating, treating or billing patients reimbursed through either no-fault insurance or workers compensation and he is fined $25,000. The suspension was lifted effect August 8, 2011.
Medical Board Misconduct DescriptionThe physician stated he could not successfully defend against the charges of gross negligence; negligence on more than one occasion; incompetence on more than one occasion; ordering unwarranted tests/treatment; fraudulent practice and failure to maintain accurate medical records.
Effective Date: 4/28/2009