Medical Board Sanctions In Buffalo New York

Jamal C Janania MD

License Number

255326

Medical Board Action

License revocation.

Address

c/o Brian M. Melber, Esq.
Personius, Melber, LLP
2100 Main Place Tower
Buffalo, New York 14202

Effective Date: 2/17/2015

Christopher R Springer MD

License Number

214979

Medical Board Action

License suspension for two years, stayed with probation for three years. During probation in the course of practicing medicine in New York State the physician may only examine and or treat a patient in the presence of a chaperone.

Address

515 Abbott Road Suite 304
Buffalo, New York 14220

Effective Date: 1/30/2015

George A Haddad MD

License Number

189835

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand and probation for twenty-four months.

Address

3800 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14202

Effective Date: 11/26/2014

Michael S Mogerman MD

License Number

196919

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand and probation for twenty-four months.

Address

80 Goodrich Street
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 10/27/2014

Kevin M Denny MD

License Number

202080

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand and probation for three years.

Address

939 Delaware Avenue Suite 306
Buffalo, New York 14209

Effective Date: 9/15/2014

Richard J Quigg Jr MD

License Number

152785

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand and conditions for five years.

Address

875 Ellicott Stree
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 10/30/2013

Barry T Malin MD

License Number

090118

Medical Board Action

The physician's medical license is limited precluding all patient contact and the practice of medicine clinical or otherwise. The physician may not use his medical license as a basis for practicing any other profession licensed or regulated by the New York State Board of Regents, Department of Health of Department of State.

Address

6333 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 4/15/2013

Tariq Niaz Ahmad MD

License Number

226999

Medical Board Action

License suspension for three years, stayed with probation for three years.

Address

170 Rother Ave
Buffalo, New York 14212

Effective Date: 10/08/2012

John M Roehmholdt MD

License Number

167540

Medical Board Action

Censure 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.

Address

3085 Harlem Road Suite 200
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 7/20/2012

Helen M Evrard MD

License Number

172434

Medical Board Action

License revocation.

Address

3950 East Robinson Road Suite 105
Buffalo, New York 14228

Effective Date: 1/04/2012

Sanjeev K Ahuja MD

License Number

199847

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand.

Address

7616 Transit Road
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 12/07/2011

Kailash C Lall MD

License Number

138935

Medical Board Action

License suspension for three years, stayed with probation for three years. The physician has a permanent license restriction allowing him to only examine or treat patients in the presence of a chaperone.

Address

725 Orchard Park Road Suite A
Buffalo, New York 14224

Effective Date: 7/07/2011

Young K Paik MD

License Number

130075

Medical Board Action

License surrender.

Address

65 Grant Street
Buffalo, New York 14213

Effective Date: 5/20/2011

Valerie C Rigual MD

License Number

160767

Medical Board Action

Temporary license surrender issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.13

Address

219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, New York 14222

Effective Date: 5/05/2011

Matthew T Mckenna MD

License Number

244557

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand with $1,000 fine. The physician had completed the terms of the order on February 15, 2011.

Address

1010 East West Road
Buffalo, New York 14224

Effective Date: 1/14/2011

Angelo C Rizzo DO

License Number

136442

Medical Board Action

Indefinite license suspension for a period of at least one year as measured from October 22, 2008 after which the physician may petition for a modification order staying the indefinite suspension which may include probationary terms and/or further conditions on his practice of medicine.

Address

350 Alberta Drive Suite 209
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 11/22/2010

Madhuranath Rao MD

License Number

121748

Medical Board Action

License suspension for two years, stayed with probation for two years and a $1,000 fine. The physician completed the terms of his order effective November 21, 2012.

Address

2095 Kensington Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 11/22/2010

Michael Cesar MD

License Number

165509

Medical Board Action

The physician has agreed to never activate his registration or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.

Address

338 Harris Hill Road Suite 20
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 11/01/2010

Jeffrey G Meilman MD

License Number

107970

Medical Board Action

$5,000 fine. The physician completed the terms of his order effective December 21, 2010.

Address

811 Maple Road
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 3/26/2010

Edward Joseph Graber MD

License Number

086970

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

790 Ridge Road
Buffalo, New York 14218

Effective Date: 10/30/2009

Jerome V Jakubiak MD

License Number

090341

Medical Board Action

Permanent surrender issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.13.

Address

2335 William Street
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 8/24/2009

Eugene J Gosy MD

License Number

183330

Medical Board Action

$1,000 fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

100 College Parkway Suite 220
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 7/06/2009

Eric J Koch DO

License Number

229921

Medical Board Action

Probation for thirty six months. The physician completed the terms of his probation effective June 9, 2012.

Address

297 Spindrift Drive
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 6/09/2009

Marvin Galler MD

License Number

147538

Medical Board Action

The New York State Board of Regents stayed the June 18, 2002 surrender and placed the physician on probation for five years.

Address

316 Forestview Drive
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 5/27/2009

Russell E Carlson MD

License Number

189175

Medical Board Action

Non-disciplinary Order of Conditions issued pursuant to Public Health Law Section 230. The physician will not perform any cardiovascular procedues until a clinical competency assessment has been completed and he has been deemed competent to do so.

Address

2695 Harlem Road
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 5/18/2009

Mihai Merzianu MD

License Number

002455

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand

Address

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm & Carlton Street
Buffalo, New York 14263

Effective Date: 4/03/2009

Tasneem Shah MD

License Number

147610

Medical Board Action

License suspension for thirty days begining on January 1, 2009 after which probation for four years. The physician received an early termination of her probationary terms effective October 20, 2011.

Address

Shah Medical Group
2695 Harlem Road
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 12/19/2008

Charles L Anderson MD

License Number

132115

Medical Board Action

Probation for five years. The physician obtained an early termination of his probation effective March 16, 2012.

Address

Medical Group of Western NY
941 Washington Street
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 11/07/2008

Emmanuel Packianathan MD

License Number

203833

Medical Board Action

License suspension for twelve months, stayed with probation for three years. During the period of probation while practicing medicine in New York State the physician may only examine and/or treat female patients in the presence of a chaperone. The physician satisfied the terms of the order on July 8, 2011.

Address

1461 Kensington Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14215

Effective Date: 7/31/2008

Ivan D'Souza MD

License Number

193603

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

1026 Union Road
Buffalo, New York 14224

Effective Date: 6/26/2008

Ghulam Sibtain Masoodi MD

License Number

130424

Medical Board Action

Permanent license surrender issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.13

Address

928B French Road
Buffalo, New York 14227

Effective Date: 3/31/2008

David C Plache MD

License Number

231885

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

835 Auburn Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14222

Effective Date: 3/13/2008

Donald Pickhardt MD

License Number

234521

Medical Board Action

License suspension for five years, stayed to become a five year period of monitoring. The physician completed the terms of his order effective March 17, 2013.

Address

138 Oehman Boulevard
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 10/16/2007

William Edward Boden MD

License Number

208364

Medical Board Action

Fine $500.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order as of August 2, 2007.

Address

440 Linwood Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14209

Effective Date: 3/01/2007

Sunil Narsing Prasad MD

License Number

220087

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand.

Address

241 Palmdale Drive Apartment 4
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 8/17/2006

Augustine Diji MD

License Number

105323

Medical Board Action

Permanent medical license surrender issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.13.

Address

194 Exeter Road
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 5/23/2006

Linda Lazarus Benjamin MD

License Number

135545

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand with the requirement that the physician complete an education program regarding ethics and prescribing controlled substances.

Address

123 Depew Street
Buffalo, New York 14214

Effective Date: 5/09/2006

Richard John Lanham MD

License Number

116317

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

2156-a Sheridan Drive
Buffalo, New York 14223

Effective Date: 1/03/2006

Glennell Renford Smith MD

License Number

198956

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand with probation for three years

Address

135 Grant Street
Buffalo, New York 14213

Effective Date: 9/19/2005

Julian Ambrus Sr. MD

License Number

154014

Medical Board Action

Permanent license surrender issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.13

Address

143 Windsor Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 8/26/2005

Jong Sung Lee MD

License Number

110219

Medical Board Action

License limitation precluding any patient contact and the practice of medicine clinical or otherwise.

Address

82 Summer Hill Lane
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 7/21/2005

Eugene James Kalmuk Jr MD

License Number

161345

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand with probation for three years.The physician's period of probation ended on May 20, 2007.

Address

2625 Harlem Road Suite 261
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 5/26/2005

Joseph S Testa MD

License Number

154759

Medical Board Action

License suspension for one year with the last eleven months stayed with probation commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State for three years,which includes the successful completion of three hundred hours of continuing medical education.The physician's New York State medical license is permanently limited precluding the care and management of patients in intensive care or coronary care units.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order except for the limitation which is permanent.

Address

23 Hiler Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14217

Effective Date: 8/06/2004

James Berkley McDaniel Jr. MD

License Number

087594

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

945 Washington Street
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 6/11/2004

Allyn Michael Norman DO

License Number

153492

Medical Board Action

License suspension for three years, stayed and the requirement that the physician complete a continuing education program in the area of professional ethics with a $5,000.fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

160 Deer Run
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 7/03/2003

Louis Lazar MD

License Number

046317

Medical Board Action

License limited precluding all patient contact and any practice of medicine clinical or otherwise.

Address

28 Peoria Street
Buffalo, New York 14207

Effective Date: 7/03/2003

Ellen Beth Sterman MD

License Number

169904

Medical Board Action

Probation commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State for two years.The physician on April 8, 2005 has completed the period of probation and satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

331 Forestview Drive
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 4/09/2003

Joseph Santo Tulumello MD

License Number

111838

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

969 Campbell Boulevard
Buffalo, New York 14228

Effective Date: 2/12/2003

Mark D Fisher MD

License Number

207389

Medical Board Action

License revocation for five years, stayed with probation for five years. The physician completed the terms of his order effective October 7, 2007.

Address

57 Euclid Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14217

Effective Date: 10/08/2002

Monica J Applewhite MD

License Number

168151

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

5820 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 8/08/2002

Jorge M Pardo MD

License Number

140080

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

2777 Harlem Road
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 5/20/2002

Ida A Campagna MD

License Number

154118

Medical Board Action

License suspension for one year,stayed with probation for three years.The physician's period of probation ended on February 15, 2005.

Address

c/o Lawrence J. Vilardo, Esq.
Connors and Vilardo, LLP
1020 Liberty Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

Effective Date: 2/14/2002

Swaran K Sharma MD

License Number

152642

Medical Board Action

The New York State Board of Regents stayed the revocation of the physician's medical license upon her successful completion of the Special Purposes Examination of the Federation of State Medical Boards and a clinical competency assessment, after which she will be placed on probation for five years.

Address

1275 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14202

Effective Date: 1/15/2002

Aruinder Jit Sachdev MD

License Number

119612

Medical Board Action

License suspension for two years,stayed with monitoring terms,completion of a clinical competency assessment and continuing medical education program.The physician's period of monitoring ended September 2, 2003.

Address

2200 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14214

Effective Date: 12/12/2001

Anthony M Avellanosa MD

License Number

143777

Medical Board Action

License permanently limited prohibiting surgery of any kind and license suspension for three years stayed with probation for three years.The physician on September 13, 2003 completed the term of probation.

Address

118 President's Walk
Buffalo, New York 14222

Effective Date: 9/14/2000

Richard L Weiss MD

License Number

092842

Medical Board Action

License permanently limited precluding the practice of clinical medicine; teaching of medicine and consulting on medical issues.

Address

154 Four Seasons East
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 6/14/2000

Eugene J Hanavan Jr. MD

License Number

044354

Medical Board Action

The physician is permanently precluded from the practice of medicine which includes prescribing, operating, treating and diagnosing any human condition..The physician's license is limited to consulting on medical issues through the review of medical records

Address

77 Broadway Suite 100
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 2/29/2000

Ronald W Andrews MD

License Number

190877

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

216 Glenhaven Drive
Buffalo, New York 14228

Effective Date: 2/08/2000

Myron L Glick MD

License Number

202577

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand

Address

190 Auburn Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14213

Effective Date: 1/20/2000

Zale Peter Bernstein MD

License Number

147613

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand

Address

272 Woodbridge Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14214

Effective Date: 7/30/1999

Thomas V Gullo MD

License Number

089320

Medical Board Action

Probation for two years commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State.The physician's gynecologial surgical practice will be permanently limited to diagnostic dilation and curettage, diagnostic hysteroscopy, simple diagnostic laparoscopy and tubal ligation.The physician will be allowed to assist at other surgeries only when a board certified physician is present and performing the surgery.

Address

1301 North Forest Road
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 7/14/1999

Katherine K So MD

License Number

099985

Medical Board Action

Permanent license limitation precluding the clinical practice of medicine and all direct patient care, treatment or contact.

Address

10 Homewood Court
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 4/09/1999

John Bell-Thomson MD

License Number

121353

Medical Board Action

License suspension for five years, last three years stayed with probation for five years commencing after the period of actual suspension and upon the condition that the physician submits to psychiatric evaluation and treatment.The physician's period of suspension ended August 20, 2000.The physician's period of probation ended August 19, 2003.

Address

Department of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, New York 14215

Effective Date: 12/02/1998

Anthony S Pignataro MD

License Number

167795

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

531 Center Road
Buffalo, New York 14224

Effective Date: 8/20/1998

Marvin Pleskow MD

License Number

073137

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

39 H. Hickory Hill Road
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 8/12/1998

Mamerto Azurin MD

License Number

100652

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

343 Abbott Road
Buffalo, New York 14220

Effective Date: 12/29/1997

Charles Sinatra MD

License Number

084461

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

51 Glasgow Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14202

Effective Date: 12/05/1997

Dugald T Lewis MD

License Number

164025

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

570 Lebrun Road
Post Office Box 2002
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 10/18/1997

George T Simpson MD

License Number

184484

Medical Board Action

License suspension for two years, one year and six months stayed with probation for two years.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

130 LeBrun Road
Buffalo, New York 14215

Effective Date: 10/07/1996

Elton Rock MD

License Number

090932

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

56 Old Orchard
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 10/09/1995

Leonard Berman MD

License Number

070171

Medical Board Action

Permanent license restriction prohibiting the clinical practice of medicine.The restriction does not include conducting physical examinations for the purpose of disability determination assessments, health assessments and return to work assessments

Address

50 High Street Suite 1404
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 8/22/1995

Philip Scozzaro MD

License Number

091306

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand with $10,000 fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

57 Rosewood Drive
Buffalo, New York 14224

Effective Date: 6/19/1995

Henry Morelewicz MD

License Number

038377

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

252 George Urban Boulevard
Buffalo, New York 14225

Effective Date: 11/09/1994

Donald J Nenno MD

License Number

141376

Medical Board Action

License suspension for six months,ninety hours of retraining after which probation for two years.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

50 High Street Suite 1207
Buffalo, New York 14203

Effective Date: 5/20/1994

Robert Woolhandler MD

License Number

120466

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

625 Lasalle Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14215

Effective Date: 10/12/1993

Edmund Klein MD

License Number

089635

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

1331 North Forest Road
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 8/03/1993

Damrong Hadsaitong MD

License Number

134585

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

71 Kenmore Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 3/11/1993

Richard Frank Miller MD

License Number

082824

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

5570 Main Street Room 203
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 8/06/1992

Pernendu Dutta MD

License Number

113946

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

61 Waterford Park
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 4/03/1992

Michael George Alleyne MD

License Number

153318

Medical Board Action

License revocation for seven years,stayed with probation for seven years.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

208 Southwood Drive
Buffalo, New York 14223

Effective Date: 12/02/1991

Stanley Swiatek MD

License Number

042299

Medical Board Action

License surrender

Address

1952 Clinton Street
Buffalo, New York 14206

Effective Date: 3/18/1991

Joseph S Matala MD

License Number

089376

Medical Board Action

License revocation

Address

99 Rolling Hills Drive
Buffalo, New York 14224

Effective Date: 2/06/1991

Madan Chugh MD

License Number

098207

Medical Board Action

License suspension for one year,stayed with probation for one year and fifty hours of community service.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.

Address

30 Water Ford Parkway
Buffalo, New York 14221

Effective Date: 6/25/1990

Alberto Gonzalez MD

License Number

100691

Medical Board Action

Censure and reprimand

Address

70 Roman Lane
Buffalo, New York 14226

Effective Date: 5/16/1990

Libardo Rojas MD

License Number

089407

Medical Board Action

License revocation.The New York State Board of Regents on September 28, 1994 denied the physician's petition for the restoration of his medical license.

Address

50 Lake Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14219

Effective Date: 3/22/1990