Medical Board ActionLicense suspension for two years, stayed with probation for two years. The physician's license is restricted in that he is not permitted to treat patients for the management of chronic, non-malignant pain until the completion of an intensive course in pain management. If after a year he has not satisfactorily completed the course, this restriction will become permanent. The physician completed the pain management course and his license restriction was lifted on September 28, 2010. The physician completed the terms of his order on January 13, 2012.
Medical Board Misconduct DescriptionThe physician did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.
Effective Date: 12/25/2009