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A Melbourne GP has been suspended for six months for treating two close relatives more than 140 times in one year and for giving 23 patients IV antibiotics in their homes.

Dr Nicholas Sevdalis

Carmel Sparke15th March 2019

A doctor charged with raping another doctor has been allowed to continue practising after a tribunal overruled a decision of the Medical Board of Australia.

The doctor, whose identity has been

A Sydney-based doctor denies he touched 16 female patients for his own sexual gratification, claiming the examinations were for a "proper medical purpose", a jury has been told.

GP Dr Sharif Fattah

A Sydney-based GP touched 16 female patients for his own sexual gratification under the guise of a "medically necessary" examination they had consented to, a jury has been told.

Dr Sharif Fattah, 62,

Serge Benhayon, the spiritual leader of the alleged cult Universal Medicine, has been branded a charlatan and a manipulator who preys on the vulnerable. 

Now solicitors involved in his three year

A Darwin surgeon who held a knife to the throat of a taxi driver in a road-rage incident has received a jail sentence, but will be allowed to spend it in home detention.

Orthopaedic surgeon Dr

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15th March 2019

A patient who fired a crossbow at a UK GP, after blaming the doctor for his father’s death just days earlier, has been jailed for 20 years.

Mark Waterfall burst into the rooms of Dr Gary Griffith in

A GP charged with filming and sexually assaulting his female patients has been found dead in a Victorian park.

Dr Stewart Geoffrey Moroney, 68, was due in court next month, facing more than 20

The conduct of now-banned gynaecologist Dr Emil Gayed at several NSW hospitals will be referred to the police for investigation.

The findings of an independent review, conducted by barrister Gail

A phony US pharmacist dispensed nearly 750,000 scripts over 10 years before being caught out.

Kim Thien Le, who worked as a pharmacist and pharmacy manager, used the licence of two pharmacists with

A GP who overcame the Byzantine pharmacy location rules to open a 24-hour chemist co-located in his practice could be forced to close it on a technicality.

In 2017, Melbourne GP Dr Alan Cunneen’s