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Professional Medical Conduct Board Actions: Beginning 1990

Row numberNameAddressLicense NumberLicense TypeYear of BirthEffective DateActionMisconduct DescriptionDate Updated
6751Wallen, Robert C18 Spruce Street Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360153565MD195312/08/2004License suspension for three years, stayed with probation for three years that runs concurrent with the term of probation imposed by the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania and $3,000.fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician did not contest the charge of having been convicted in U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania of Willful Failure to File a U.S.Income Tax Return.12/01/2004
6752Wallen, Robert CR.D.7 18 Spruce Park Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360153565MD11/05/1992License suspension for one year, stayed with probation.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician admitted to having been disciplined by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine for unprofessional conduct .
6753Wallentin, Melissa AnnAddress redacted011550RPA197901/12/2010Censure and reprimand with probation for five years.The physician assistant did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.01/05/2010
6754Walsh, George F10 Ambassador Drive Rochester, New York 14610097410MD193812/25/2000Censure and reprimand with the requirement that when practicing in New York State the physician may only treat or examine female patients in the presence of a chaperone.The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's penalty and determination finding the physician guilty of harassing, abusing or intimidating a patient physically or verbally.
6755Walter, Gregory William2011 Sharon Drive Albany, Georgia 31707164739MD195405/03/2006The physician has agreed to never activate his registration or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.The order issued by the New York State Commissioner of Health on January 13, 2006 is no longer in effect.The physician did not contest having been convicted in United States District Court, District of South Carolina, Florence Division of conspiracy to launder monetary instruments04/26/2006
6756Walter, Gregory William539 North Westover Boulevard Apartment 521 Albany, Georgia 31707-1965164739MD195403/17/2003Censure and reprimand.Later on May 3, 2006 the physician agreed to never activate his registration or reapply for a license to practice medicine in New York State.The Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the South Carolina State Board of Medical Examiners for unprofessional conduct and prescribing controlled substances without indication or medical justification.04/26/2006
6757Walters, Janet Lee314 Washington Street Apt.C Portsmouth, Virginia 23704182027MD194901/31/2005Temporary surrender of medical license pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230.13.The physician's medical license status is currently inactive.This action is not disciplinary in nature.02/07/2005
6758Waltner, Nancy Madeleine11 North Airmont Road Suffern, New York159723MD195505/04/2007Temporary surrender of medical license issued pursuant to New York State Public Health Law Section 230 (13)This action and change in license status is not disciplinary in nature.
6759Walton, Terrence W161 Madison Avenue Suite 8SE New York, New York 10003226984MD196511/11/2005License suspension for sixty months, stayed with probation for sixty months.Later on the physician surrendered his license on October 2, 2012.The physician did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.10/11/2012
6760Walton, Terrence W161 Madison Avenue Suite 8SE New York, NY 10003226984MD196510/02/2012License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of violating the terms of probation, condition or limitation of a previous board order.09/25/2012
6761Walts, NelsonP.O. Box 79 Lake Luzerne, NY 12846-0079001723RPA194701/09/1993License suspension for three years, stayed with probation and one hundred hours of community service.The physician assistant has satisfied the terms of the order.Later effective July 9, 2007 the physician assistant surrendered his New York State medical license.The physician assistant admitted to the charge of practicing fraudulently by submitting false recertification information on employment applications.07/02/2007
6762Walts, Nelson45C Hiland Springs Way Queensbury, New York 12804001723RPA194707/09/2007License surrenderThe physician assistant did not contest the charge of having violated the terms of an order previously imposed by the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct.07/02/2007
6763Walts, NelsonConvenient Medical Care 319 Bay Road Queensbury, New York 12804001723RPA194702/24/2005License suspension for three years,stayed upon full compliance with the order terms with probation for three years.Later effective July 9, 2007 the physician assistant surrendered his New York State medical license.The physician assistant did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.07/02/2007
6764Waltuch, George1300 Crane Street Menlo Park, California 94025087157MD193405/07/2001Censure and reprimand.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the California State Medical Board for failing to visit and evaluate at least every thirty days a patient, while that patient was in a skilled nursing facility.07/13/2001
6765Walzer, Robert SP.O.Box 63 Georgetown, Connecticut 06829081796MD193212/20/2001License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Connecticut State Department of Public Health for having an inappropriate relationship with a patient.12/23/2001
6766Wancier, ZisaloBergen Regional Medical Center 230 East Ridgewood Avenue Paramus, New Jersey 07652120254MD194112/08/2004Censure and reprimand.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners for failing to exercise appropriate supervision over persons who are only authorized to practice under his supervision.12/02/2004
6767Wand, Paul Henry2125 Southeast 10th Avenue Apartment 1001 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316148528MD194906/10/2002License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for failing to practice medicine within an acceptable standard of care; failing to maintain appropriate records and having a sexual relationship with a patient.07/02/2002
6768Wang, Cheng2 Mott Street New York, New York 10013115663MD05/13/1997No further sanction was imposed.The physician's medical license was later revoked on August 11, 1999.The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's determination finding the physician had been found guilty of numerous violations of New York State Public Health Law Article 33 by improperly dispensing controlled substances; failing to prepare official New York State prescription forms and failing to maintain a biennial inventory of all controlled substances in his possession.
6769Wang, Cheng9 Briarwood Road Jersey City, New Jersey 07305115663MD193908/11/1999License revocation and $70,000.fineThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's April 23, 1999 penalty and determination finding the physician guilty of having been convicted of a crime;found guilty in a Department of Social Services administrative proceeding of unacceptable practices;practicing fraudulently;practicing with negligence and incompetence on more than one occasion and filing false reports.The physician's New York State medical license was previously summarily suspended December 10, 1998.
6770Wang, Christopher20-34 37th Street Astoria, New York 11105207017MD196307/21/2000License suspension for six months with probation for three years commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State.The physician's period of probation ended May 19, 2004.The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's April 13, 2000 determination finding the physician guilty of practicing fraudulently and filing a false report. The Review Board overturned the Hearing Committee's penalty of a two year stayed suspension and imposed the penalty of license suspension for six months with probation for three years.
6771Wang, Christopherc/o Steven Jesser Esq. 1 Northfield Plaza Suite 300 Northfield, Illinois 60093207017MD196301/03/2001License suspension for an additional four months and probation for three years.License suspension ended May 20, 2001.The physician's period of probation ended May 19, 2004.The Hearing Committee sustained the charges of practicing fraudulently and filing a false report.01/11/2005
6772Wang, Edwin Yen1165 Union Street, NE Suite 100 Salem, OR 97301224915MD197301/21/2011Censure and reprimand with $500.00 fine.The physician had paid the fine on January 27, 2011.The physician did not contest the charge of having been convicted in the Municipal Court of Salem, Marion County, Oregon for driving under the influence of intoxicants.01/14/2011
6773Wang, George2 Mott Street New York, New York 10013115663MD05/13/1997No further sanction was imposed.The physician's medical license was later revoked August 11, 1999.The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's determination finding the physician had been found guilty of numerous violations of New York State Public Health Law Article 33 by improperly dispensing controlled substances; failing to prepare official New York State prescription forms and failing to maintain a biennial inventory of all controlled substances in his possession.
6774Wang, George9 Briarwood Road Jersey City, New Jersey 07305115663MD193908/11/1999License revocation and $70,000.fineThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's April 23, 1999 penalty and determination finding the physician guilty of having been convicted of a crime;found guilty in a Department of Social Services administrative proceeding of unacceptable practices;practicing fraudulently;practicing with negligence and incompetence on more than one occasion and filing false reports.The physician's New York State medical license was previously summarily suspended December 10, 1998.
6775Wang, Michael Jianjun4 Chester Street South Setauket, New York 11720NoneMD195701/11/2005Prohibited from either practicing medicine in New York State or obtaining a license to practice medicine in New York State.The Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's August 30, 2004 determination and penalty finding the physician guilty of practicing the profession fraudulently.01/07/2005
6776Wang, Peter12555 Garden Grove Boulevard Garden Grove, California 92643121903MD11/21/1995License suspension for one year stayed except for the initial forty-five days, with probation for five years and one hundred hours of community service commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician admitted to having been disciplined by the California State Medical Board for his negligent and incompetent care of an obstetric patient.
6777Wang, Richard I-Hsiang4608 W.Burleigh Street Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53210085690MD192412/20/2007License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Wisconsin State Medical Examining Board for fraudulently practicing medicine.12/13/2007
6778Wapnick, Simon171 East 84th Street New York, New York 10028122882MD193702/18/1993License revocation.The New York State Board of Regents on March 9, 1999 denied the physician's petition for the restoration of his New York State medical licenseThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's November 2, 1992 determination finding the physician guilty of gross negligence, gross incompetence and incompetence and negligence on more than one occasion.The Board also sustained the revocation of Dr. Wapnick's license, but overturned the Committee's stay of the revocation.
6779Ward, Roscoe Wendell4217 Dom Perignon Court Allison Park, Pennsylvania 15101073236MD192502/24/2005License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charges of having been disciplined by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine for failing to maintain records regarding the dispensing of controlled substances and having been disciplined by the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners.02/17/2005
6780Ward, Sara LeanneAddress redacted260687MD197908/21/2012Indefinite license suspension for at least twenty four months after which the physician may petition for a modification order staying the suspension with probationary terms and/or conditions concerning her practice of medicine.The physician could not defend against at least one of the acts of being an habitual user or having a psychiatric condition which impaired her ability to practice medicine; violating New York State Public Health Law and practicing the profession of medicine fraudulently.08/14/2012
6781Waseem, Tariq624 E.20th Street Apartment 8H New York, New York 10009126149MD194708/27/2003Censure and reprimand with a $5,000.fine.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician did not contest the charge of practicing fraudulently.08/21/2003
6782Wasserman, David124 Harbour Lane Massapequa, New York 11758034653MD191205/13/1991License revocationThe New York State Board of Regents sustained the charges finding the physician guilty of negligence;excessive testing and/or treatment and engaging in conduct which evidences moral unfitness.09/17/2002
6783Wasserman, Mark Lewis2228 Black Rock Turnpike, Suite 211 Fairfield, CT 06824194763MD196308/11/2009Probation for five years to run coterminous with the Connecticut State Medical Examining Board order of January 15, 2009. The physician completed the probationary terms of his order effective Feburary 1, 2013.The Administrative Review Board affirmed the Hearing Committee's May 19, 2009 determination finding the physician guilty of having been discplined by the Connecticut State Medical Examining Board for practicing the profession fraudulently and abusing or using to excess Oxycontin, Roxicodone and codeine. The Review Board modified the terms of probation.08/05/2009
6784Wasserman, Norman4101 N.W. 4th Street Plantation, Florida 33317106861MD194103/05/1990License surrenderThe physician admitted to the charge of having been convicted in the Circuit Court, Seventeenth Judicial District, Broward County, Florida of Unlawful Distribution of Controlled Substances.10/30/2002
6785Wasserman, Scott A21827 N.Scottsdale Road Scottsdale, AZ 85255184400MD196210/31/2008License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Arizona State Medical Board for failure to provide adequate anesthesia during a liposuction procedure and failure to maintain adequate medical records.10/24/2008
6786Wasserman, Scott A9543 Altadena Avenue Scottsdale, Arizona 85260184400MD196204/14/2003Censure and reprimand with probation for five years.Later effective October 31, 2008 the physician surrendered his medical license.The physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Arizona State Board of Medical Examiners based upon his relapse of using chemical substances.04/14/2003
6787Wassif, Anis MP.O. Box 1091 Pasadena, Maryland 21122108294MD12/07/1995License suspension for two years, stayed with probation commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York StateThe physician did not contest having been disciplined by the Maryland State Board of Physician Quality Assurance for falsifying anesthesia medical records.
6788Wasyliw, Orest M.441 Riverside Drive Johnson City, NY 13790127451MD194610/12/2012Probation for three years with a license limitation precluding the practice of trauma surgery and/or to permit only an office based orthopaedic practice consisting of non-invasive surgical procedures.Physician admitted guilt to the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.10/05/2012
6789Waterman, Phillip F650 DelPrado Avenue Fort Meyers, Florida 33919123973MD194803/03/2000No sanction was imposed on the physician's New York State medical licenseThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's November 17, 1999 penalty and determination finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for failing to keep medical records justifying the course of treatment for one patient.
6790Waters, Raymond Stuart223 Martin Luther King Boulevard Punta Gorda, FL 33950153903MD195101/19/2011License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of having been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for inappropriately prescribing and administering controlled substances; inducing a patient to misrepresent herself as office staff; fabricating and failing to maintain accurate patient records and failing to conform to acceptable standards of medical practice.01/13/2011
6791Watkins, William Eugene7704 Caminito Sierra Apartment T 101 Carlsbad, California 92009125350MD194711/14/2007License revocation.The Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician guilty of having been disciplined by the California State Medical Board for negligence, incompetence; aiding and abetting the unlicensed practice of medicine and failing to maintain adequate records.. Previously, the physician's New York State medical license had been suspended effective December 15, 2003.11/08/2007
6792Watrous, Susan MAddress redacted224747MD196310/15/2014Censure and reprimand and $1,500 fine. The physician completed the terms of her order effective January 22, 2015.The physician admitted guilt to the charge of having been convicted in the Allegheny General Court, Commonwealth of Virginia of Driving While Intoxicated.10/08/2014
6793Watson, Gregory7 Clovewood Road White Plains, New York 10665148773MD194611/30/1998License suspension for two years stayed with probation.The physician has satisfied the terms of the order.The physician did not contest the charge of negligence on more than one occasion.
6794Watstein, George J.100 York Street, Suite 2A New Haven CT 06511095267MD193806/20/2008The physician has agreed to never register 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 Connecticut State Department of Public Health for prescribing and dispensing controlled substances to himself, friends and family and failure to maintain accurate records.06/13/2008
6795Watt, James S29320 Signboard Road Ruther Glen, Virginia 22546082798MD192707/03/2002License surrenderThe physician did not contest the charge of gross negligence and admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Criminal Negligent Homicide.07/03/2002
6796Waugh, Ericc/o Waugh 16204 Ohio Street Detroit, Michigan 48221160204MD07/02/1997License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician had been disciplined by the Florida State Board of Medicine for being unable to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety due to illness, alcohol, drugs, physical impairment, or mental impairment.
6797Waugh, Martin Earl139 C Street,SE Washington,D.C. 20003176768DO196004/16/2003License suspension until the physician complies with the conditions imposed by the California State Medical Board and fully regains his California medical license and until a medical/psychiatric evaluation concludes that the physician can practice safely after which probation commencing upon the active practice of medicine in New York State for three yearsThe Review Board sustained the Hearing Committee's November 20, 2002 determination finding the physician had been disciplined by the California Osteopathic State Medical Board for inappropriate prescribing of controlled substances; fraudulent statements and failure to maintain accurate records.The Review Board overturned the Hearing Committee's penalty.03/12/2003
6798Waxberg, Joseph David81 Skyview Lane New Canaan, Connecticut 06840049664MD04/25/1996License revocationThe Hearing Committee sustained the charge finding the physician had been disciplined by the Connecticut State Division of Medical Quality Assurance for submitting bills and a psychiatric diagnosis to an insurance company for a person who he did not treat and who was not his patient.
6799Way, George T.C.384 North Road Poughkeepsie, New York 12601042734MD05/16/1996License surrenderThe physician chose not to contest any charges which might have been brought against him by the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct regarding his care and treatment of several patients.
6800Wayne, Michael Gerard306 East 96th Street Apt.9H New York, New York 10128203000DO196801/30/2003Monitoring conditions for five years.The physician had completed the monitoring terms of the order on November 27, 2008.This order is nondisciplinary in nature and no professional misconduct charges have been sustained against the physician.02/02/2003

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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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