Medical Board ActionCensure and reprimand and the physician must complete a continuing education program in the area of laparoscopic surgery. The physician shall be supervised for the first ten laparoscopic surgeries performed after July 20, 2012. These surgeries include hand assisted laparoscopic surgery, robotic prostatectomies as well as all other laparoscopic surgeries. The physician has completed the terms of his order effective March 26, 2013.
Medical Board Misconduct DescriptionThe physician agreed not to contest the charge a specification alleging gross negligence in that the physician performed a procedure without specific hospital privileges to do so.
Effective Date: 7/20/2012