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Professional Medical Conduct Board Actions: Beginning 1990

Row numberNameAddressLicense NumberLicense TypeYear of BirthEffective DateActionMisconduct DescriptionDate Updated
6651Wimbly, Timothy Tyrone266 Washington Avenue Apartment D6 Brooklyn, New York 11205191540MD194402/17/2004Censure and reprimandThe physician admitted guilt to the charge of failing to repay per his loan agreement funds borrowed from the Health Education Assistance Loan program to pay for his medical education.02/10/2004
6652Wimbrow, Thomas Jan52 Parr Tce Milford Auckland, New Zealand160902MD195312/21/2001Censure and reprimandThe physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for negligence.12/23/2001
6653Winfield, Jeffrey100 Windsor Place Syracuse, New York 13210163237MD06/30/1997License suspension for five years, stayed with monitoring conditions for five years.The physician's period of monitoring ended June 29, 2002.The physician did not contest the charge of engaging in conduct which evidences moral unfitness.
6654Winikoff, Scott Ira4 November Trail Weston, Connecticut 06883177062MD196007/03/2007License suspension for five years, stayed with probation for five years. The physician had completed his term of probation on September 4, 2010.This is a modification of the terms of Order #BPMC 05-150 previously imposed on July 26, 2005 and does not constitute a new disciplinary action.Previously the physician had not contested the charges of having monitoring conditions imposed by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection and having been disciplined by the Connecticut State Medical Examing Board for abusing fentanyl.06/27/2007
6655Winkler, David M887 Old Country Road Suite D Riverhead, New York 11935130654MD194712/01/1999License suspension for two years, last twenty-one months stayed with the condition that the physician successfully complete a retraining course for board certification in psychiatry; practice monitoring for one year and $2,000 fine.The suspension was lifted April 11, 2000 and the physician's period of probation ended April 16, 2001.The Hearing Committee sustained the charges that the physician was guilty of failing to provide access to patient records and failing to make available patient records.10/30/2002
6656Winter, Annette15 Orient Court Ridge, New York 11961178819MD196206/22/2005License suspension until the physician's Massachusetts medical license is no longer under suspension.The Review Board sustained the February 8, 2005 Hearing Committee determination finding the physician guilty of having her medical license indefinitely suspended by the Massachusetts State Board of Registration in Medicine for practicing while her ability was impaired by a mental disability.The Review Board overturned the Hearing Committee's penalty of license suspension for one year.Previously the physician's medical license was summarily suspended on November 13, 2003.06/17/2005
6657Winters, Kenneth B5465 Oleta Street Long Beach, California 90815136395MD03/18/1996License surrenderThe physician did not contest having been disciplined by the California State Medical Board for failing to note the medical indications for prescribing Medifast and vitamin B12 injections and for performing psychometric testing which was not medically indicated.
6658Wishner, Steven G180 East Pulaski Road Huntington Station, NY 11746208560MD196709/18/2013Probation for thirty-six months. During probation the physician's license is prohibited from prescribing controlled substances and psychotropic medications until he has successfully completed continuing medical education and has received confirmation that the restriction has been lifted from the Director of the Office of Professional Medical Conduct.The physician did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion and failing to maintain accurate patient records.09/11/2013
6659Wisiorek, Michael FAddress redacted009377RPA196512/27/2011Censure and reprimand with probation for five years.The physician assistant did not contest the charges of negligence on more than one occasion, failing to maintain accurate patient records and being an abuser of alcohol.12/21/2011
6660Wisiorek, Michael FAddress redacted261764DO196512/27/2011Censure and reprimand with probation for five years.The physician did not contest the charges of negligence on more than one occasion, failing to maintain accurate patient records and being an abuser of alcohol.12/21/2011
6661Witek, Joseph T3625 Avenida Madeira Bradenton, Florida 34210195222MD194012/11/1998License revocationThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's August 31, 1998 penalty and determination finding the physician guilty of fraudulently obtaining a medical license; willfully making and filing a false report; having been convicted in Circuit Court Manatee County,Florida of driving while under the influence of alcohol and leaving the scene of an accident and having been convicted in Pinellas County Court,Florida of driving while under the influence of alcohol.
6662Wittig, John H10401 Quito Lane Los Angeles, California 90077125915MD194607/09/1999License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the California State Medical Board for insurance fraud and having a psychiatric condition which impairs his ability to practice. Note; This action was previously omitted from the July 1999 Professional Medical Conduct Report.
6663Wittlin, William121 North Sunset Drive Ithaca, New York 14850174719MD194601/07/2000License suspension for two years, stayed with probation and practice monitoring for five years with a permanent restriction requiring the physician to remain in treatment for a medical condition.On January 7, 2005 the physician had completed the term of probation.The physician admitted to the charge of negligence on more than one occasion by failing to record necessary medical information and did not contest the charge of practicing medicine while impaired by a physical and/ or mental disability.
6664Wodecki, Tadeusz2256 Rockbridge Road Stone Mountain, Georgia 30087168758MD195410/07/1999License surrenderThe physician voluntarily surrendered his New York State medical license and did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners for failing to comply with the minimal standard of medical practice and violating the rules governing the dispensing of drugs.
6665Wohltmann, Virginia490 Cross Keys Office Park Fairport, NY 14450141993MD194912/29/2011Censure and reprimand with $5,000 fine. The physician completed the terms of her order effective May 4, 2012.The physician did not contest the charge of having been convicted in Rochester City Court, Monoe County of failing to pay income tax for 2007.12/23/2011
6666Wojcik, Thaddeus S1513 Four Mile Road Allegany, New York 14706155651MD02/07/1995License suspension for two years, stayed with probation.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.Later on February 19,2013 the physician became subject to conditions for five years.The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's September 19, 1994 determination finding the physician guilty of having been convicted of Resisting Arrest and Operating a Motor Vehicle While under the Influence of Alcohol.
6667Wojcik, Thaddeus SOlean Medical Group 535 Main Street Olean, NY 14760155651MD195602/19/2013Censure and reprimand with conditions for five years and $2,500 fine.The physician did not contest the charge of having been convicted in Cuba Town Court, State of New York of driving while intoxicated.02/12/2013
6668Wolchonok, Michael188 Eighth Ave. Brooklyn, New York 11215134066MD07/21/1994License suspension for two years, stayed with probation for two years.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician admitted to having been found guilty of violating Article 33 of the New York State Public Health Law regarding the prescribing of controlled substances.
6669Wolde-Tsadik, Seife MAddress Redacted206226MD196609/24/2008License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the Virginia State Board of Medicine for being impaired or unfit to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety due to illness or substance abuse. Previously on May 21, 2008 the physician's medical license was summarily suspended by the New York State Commissioner of Health.09/19/2008
6670Woldeyohannes, Mesghena310 E.44th Street Apartment 1214 New York, New York 10017146856MD194401/31/1990License revocationThe New York State Board of Regents sustained the charges finding the physician guilty of practicing fraudulently; negligence or incompetence on more than one occasion and ordering excessive treatment not warranted by the condition of the patient.
6671Woldie, Agmasie1000 Riverwalk Boulevard Apartment 1209 Shreveport, Louisiana 71105NoneMD196805/29/2006Censure and reprimandThe Review Board affirmed the Hearing Committee's February 27, 2006 determination and penalty finding the physician guilty of willfully harassing or abusing a patient and engaging in conduct which evidences moral unfitness.05/23/2006
6672Woldman, Sherman619 Town Bank Road Cape May, New Jersey 08204081100MD193203/01/2007The physician has agreed to never register or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.This is a modification of the conditions of the nondisciplinary order issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230. on August 17, 1999.This action is not disciplinary in nature.02/22/2007
6673Wolf, Lewis6150 150th Avenue North Clearwater, Florida 34620132530MD09/07/1994License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for being unable to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety due to chemical dependency and for having violated the terms of a previously imposed order.
6674Wolf, Lisa Carol637 Harvard Road Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania 19004194169MD195704/05/2006The physician agrees to never activate her New York State medical license registration or seek a new medical license to practice medicine in New York State.The physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine for practicing medicine while her license had expired.03/29/2006
6675Wolf, Robert A6124 Hickory Tree Trail Bloomfield Hills, MichigAN 48301100256MD194108/29/2005Probation for three years commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State.Later effective July, 9,2007 the physician had agreed to never activate his registration or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.The physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Michigan State Board of Medicine for failing to maintain adequate records.07/02/2007
6676Wolf, Robert A6124 Hickory Tree Trail Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48302100256MD194107/09/2007The physician has agreed to never activate his registration or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.The physician did not contest the charges of having been convicted in the 52nd District Court,4th Division,Troy,Michigan of Driving While Impaired and having been disciplined twice by the Michigan State Board of Medicine.07/09/2007
6677Wolfe, Irving Larry5900 NE 27th Street Altoona, Iowa 50009162639DO195710/24/2006License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Iowa State Board of Medical Examiners for violating physician and patient boundaries and failing to conform to the minimum standards of practice for prescribing controlled substances.10/17/2006
6678Wolff, Douglas Warren316 West 93rd Street Apartment 5G New York, New York 10025176406DO195712/21/2007License revocation and $60,000.fineThe Hearing Committee sustained the charges finding the physician guilty of practicing the profession of medicine fraudulently and failing to respond within thirty days to written communications from the New York State Department of Health.12/17/2007
6679Wolfson, Stanley200 High Point Drive Hartsdale, New York 10530083182MD192911/06/1997License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charges finding the physician guilty of practicing the profession fraudulently; filing false reports and engaging in conduct which evidences moral unfitness.The New York State Supreme Court , Appellate Division previously granted the physician a stay of the penalty,however that stay was later lifted effective December 24, 1998.
6680Wolkoff, KennethP.O.Box 358 Ocean City, New York 11770130957MD08/25/1994License revocationThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's May 2, 1994 determination finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the Utah State Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing for inappropriate and excessive prescribing of controlled substances and for having been disciplined by the California State Medical Board.The Review Board overturned the Hearing Committee's penalty of suspension until the completion of retraining.
6681Woloszyn, Thomas T8417 Fort Hamilton Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11209182400MD196012/20/2010Censure and reprimand with $1,000 fine.The physician had completed the terms of the order on January 24, 2011.The physician did not contest the charge of having been convicted in the Criminal Court of the City of New York, Richmond County of driving while intoxicated.12/13/2010
6682Wong, David T133-38 41st.Road Suite 1L Flushing, New York 11355125359MD10/13/1993License surrenderThe physician admitted guilt to the charges of gross negligence and ordering excessive tests and treatments not warranted by the patient's condition.
6683Wong, Jeffrey501 S Roncho Drive, #A-7 La Vegas, NV 89106168763MD195711/21/2012License revocation..The Hearing Committee sustained the charges finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the Washington State Department of Health for potentially exposing staff and patients to airborne bacterium by bringing a fish tank with live fish into a surgical area; distracting staff during the delivery of surgical services, failing to complete billing procedures and medical record documents; leaving oxygen tanks open and running after anesthesia was completed and altered anesthesia equipment without p11/16/2012
6684Wong, Sidney H12280 Ashley Drive Gulfport, Mississippi 39503114722MD06/06/1995License surrenderThe physician admitted to having been disciplined by the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure for assisting an unlicensed person in the practice of medicine.
6685Wong, Steven52 Clark Street Suite 4C Brooklyn, New York 11201188292MD10/24/1997Censure and reprimandThe physician admitted guilt to the charge of filing a false report by forging two letters of reference which he filed with his application for a fellowship.
6686Wood, Dirk GregoryID# 404774 c/o Jondriah Parrish Madison Correctional Institute Springfield, Ohio 43140149949MD195304/02/2002License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of having been convicted in Clark County Common Pleas Court,Springfield,Ohio of intentionally making,selling or knowingly possessing a false or forged prescription and of knowingly attempting to obtain,possess or use a controlled substance in violation of the Ohio Revised Code,Section 2923.02.Previously the physician's New York State medical license was summarily suspended on June 20, 2001.04/04/2002
6687Woodfield, Brent85 Arbutus Trail Chatham, Massachusetts 02633144246MD09/22/1997License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician had been disciplined by the Idaho State Board of Medicine for negligence and incompetence on more than one occasion during his treatment of eight patients and sexually abusing or exploiting a patient.
6688Wooding, Ian Arthur Douglas8961 SW 57th Street Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33328195547MD196409/02/2004License suspension for thirty days concurrent with the suspension imposed by the Florida State Board of Medicine and the successful completion of all requirements imposed by the Florida State Board of Medicine and $2,500. fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order,The physician did not contest the charges of having been convicted in Browar County Court, Florida of accident-unattended vehicle or property without leaving identification and having been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for failing to practice medicine with an acceptable level of care; failing to maintain accurate records and practicing while impaired by alcohol.08/26/2004
6689Woods, Edward#4 Poinciana Drive Durham, North Carolina 27707181809MD02/27/1996License revocationThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's November 8, 1995 determination finding the physician guilty of gross negligence; gross incompetence; incompetence and negligence on more than one occasion and failure to maintain accurate patient records.
6690Woodward, Jerome P500-3 Pondview Heights Rochester, New York 14612148690MD195411/04/2002License surrenderThe physician admitted to the charges of negligence on more than one occasion and failure to maintain accurate records.11/04/2002
6691Woodward, Willow Margaret915 Niagara Street Niagara Falls, New York 14303189067MD196001/05/2000License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charges of practicing while imparied; being a habitual user of narcotics or having a psychiatric condition which impairs the ability to practice; gross negligence; gross incompetence; negligence and incompetence on more than one occasion; practicing fraudulently; conduct which evidences moral unfitness; filing a false report and failing to maintain accurate patient records.The physician's New York State medical license was previously summarily suspended September 22, 1999
6692Woolhandler, Robert625 Lasalle Avenue Buffalo, New York 14215120466MD10/12/1993License surrenderThe physician admitted to having been convicted in the Court of Common Pleas, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania of illegal prescribing and possession of controlled substances and having been disciplined by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine.
6693Wreiole, August L48 Nottingham Way Little Silver, New Jersey 07739-1302134226DO194902/12/2008License surrender.The physician did not contest having been disciplined by the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners for cocaine use and allowing his medical office to be used as a site for weighing and packing cocaine.02/05/2008
6694Wright Jr., WilliamRedacted Address152265MD195307/07/2008License fully restoredThe New York State Board of Regents granted the physician's petition for the restoration of his New York State medical license. Previously the Hearing Committee had sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been convicted in United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia of Unlawfully Distributing and Dispensing Controlled Substances by Prescription and Furnishing False and Fraudulent Information in Drug Prescriptions and had revoked the physician's on January 3, 1995..07/10/2008
6695Wright, Kirby700 Linden Boulevard Brooklyn, New York 11203128070MD04/15/1994License surrenderThe physician admitted to the charges of having been convicted in New York State Supreme Court,Kings County of Offering a False Instrument for Filing and practicing the profession fraudulently.
6696Wright, PeterValley OB/GYN 1 Webster Avenue Suite 300 Poughkeepsie, New York 12601138741MD195011/11/2005Probation for sixty months.The period of probation ended on December 2, 2008.The physician did not contest the allegations of failing to render appropriate care to two patients.11/04/2005
6697Wright, Richard O1401 Tidewater Drive, Suite 6 Norfolk, VA 23504172408MD195308/17/2010The physician has agreed to never activate his registration or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.The physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Virginia Board of Medicine for making false statements in obtaining admission to the practice of healing arts; conducting his practice in such a manner as to be a danger to the health and welfare of patients and failing to maintain accurate patient records.08/10/2010
6698Wright, Robert Eldon19 E.Covington Drive Englewood, Colorado 80113225386MD196203/01/2005Nondisciplinary order of conditions taken pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.The physician agrees to not engage in the active practice of medicine in New York State until his medical license to practice in the State of Colorado is fully restored without conditions.Prior to engaging in the active practice of medicine the physician must petition the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct for a modification order permitting him to practice medicine under whatever probationThis action is not disciplinary in nature.12/30/2004
6699Wright, Robert EldonAddress Redacted225386MD196210/07/2008License suspension for no less than twelve months and until a modification order staying the suspension is issued by the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct. The physician was also fined $2,500.The physician did not contest the charges of having been disciplined by the Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners for failing to comply with January 18, 2005 terms imposed by the Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners and for violating the conditions previously imposed by the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct.10/01/2008
6700Wrightson, John844 Sunset Circle Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania 16066184768MD196206/22/1998License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of violating a condition or limitation previously imposed upon his license by the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct.

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The Professional Medical Conduct Board Actions data consist of all public actions taken against physicians, physician assistants, specialist assistants, and medical professional corporations pursuant to Section 230 of the New York State Public Health Law and Section 6530 of the New York State Education Law. For more information, check out http://www.health.ny.gov/professionals/doctors/conduct/ , or go to the "About" tab.

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