Robert J Smith MD Medical Board Sanctions

License Number


Medical Board Action

License suspension for six months, stayed with probation for three years commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State and a license limitation prohibiting the physician from practicing in an emergency room or intensive care unit, except to the extent necessary for residency training, until he completes a residency program in emergency room medicine.

Medical Board Misconduct Description

The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's August 28, 1998 determination finding the physician guilty of gross negligence and dismissed all other charges of misconduct. The Review Board overturned the Hearing Committee's penalty of license revocation.


679 Putnam Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11221

Effective Date: 12/29/1998