Medical Board ActionInterim order of conditions precluding the practice of medicine clinical or otherwise in New York State and in any other jurisdiction where the practice of medicine is based solely upon his New York State medical license, until the final disposition of the current investigation being conducted by the New York State Office of Professional Medical Conduct.
Effective Date: 11/29/2013
Medical Board ActionProbation for thirty-six months and is subject to the condition whereby he will refrain from prescribing controlled substances for the treatment of chronic pain conditions until he has completed a continuing education program in the area of prescribing controlled substances. He will refer patients requiring controlled substances for chronic pain to appropriately qualified physicians for evaluation and treatment.
Effective Date: 11/13/2013
Medical Board ActionCensure and reprimand with probation for three years. On January 24, 2006 the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department granted the physician a temporary stay of the penalty.Later effective March 31, 2006 the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department denied the physician a permanent stay of the penalty pending the outcome of his appeal. Later on March 15, 2007 the physician's appeal was dismissed by the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department. The physician completed the terms of his probation effective December 18, 2013.
Effective Date: 1/06/2006
Medical Board ActionLicense surrender
Effective Date: 9/25/2002
Medical Board Action$10,000 fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.
Effective Date: 9/02/1999
Medical Board ActionLicense limited precluding the practice of surgery except for suturing wounds not involving plastic surgery and probation for five years commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State.
Effective Date: 8/17/1999
Medical Board ActionLicense suspension for two years stayed with probation for five years.The physician's period of probation ended January 20, 2003.
Effective Date: 1/21/1998
Medical Board ActionNo penalty
Effective Date: 12/12/1997
Medical Board ActionProbation for two years with one hundred hours of community service; one hundred hours of continuing medical education, and $10,000 fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.
Effective Date: 10/03/1997
Medical Board ActionLicense suspension for two years, stayed with probation.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.
Effective Date: 2/07/1995
Medical Board ActionLicense suspension for three years, stayed with probation for three years commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State with permanent practice limitations.
Effective Date: 9/13/1994