Canada Patient still refusing to testify at doctor’s discipline hearing

21:35  07 november  2017
21:35  07 november  2017 Source:   thestar.com

Mississauga doctor suspended for ‘highly inappropriate’ sexual comments in ER

  Mississauga doctor suspended for ‘highly inappropriate’ sexual comments in ER Mississauga doctor suspended for ‘highly inappropriate’ sexual comments in ERDr. Wycliffe Baird, 74, must also undergo “medical ethics” training after the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons’ disciplinary committee found he committed professional misconduct and sexually abused a patient with his “reprehensible” conduct.

The discipline hearing for a Toronto doctor accused of sexually abusing a patient remains at a standstill, as for the second day in a row, the main witness did not appear to testify .

you shouldn't have to go private, it' s a disgrace that your doctor is refusing to help you. personally i would go to A&E At no point, in 30 years have ever my GP or NHS Psychiatrist have ever considered hospitilization. I have been suicidal and hearing voices, hallucinating on dozens of occasions.


Dr. Suganthan Kayilasanathan is facing allegations before the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario’s discipline committee of sexually abusing a former patient, as well as dishonourable, disgraceful or unprofessional conduct.© Andrew Francis Wallace Dr. Suganthan Kayilasanathan is facing allegations before the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario’s discipline committee of sexually abusing a former patient, as well as dishonourable, disgraceful or unprofessional conduct.

The discipline hearing for a Toronto doctor accused of sexually abusing a patient remains at a standstill, as for the second day in a row, the main witness did not appear to testify.

Dr. Suganthan Kayilasanathan is facing allegations before the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario’s discipline committee of sexually abusing a former patient, whose name is covered by a publication ban, as well as dishonourable, disgraceful or unprofessional conduct.

Doctor who showed porn to patient has licence revoked

  Doctor who showed porn to patient has licence revoked What do fibromyalgia, a condition that includes chronic muscle pain, and S&M have in common?Not much, except that a Mississauga rheumatologist saw fit to ask a female patient about the sexual practice when she came to see him for treatment. Not much, except that a Mississauga rheumatologist saw fit to ask a female patient about the sexual practice when she came to see him for treatment.

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It is important for the jury to hear from the doctor who treated you, so they know exactly what he did, what problems you had and what the future holds for you. He does not have time and it is his policy that he does not testify for patients . What do you do?

The college alleges Kayilasanathan wrote the patient two doctor’s notes to avoid exams in the span of a week in 2010, and that the two had sex at a hotel one night during that week.

The woman did not appear to testify Monday, the first day of the hearing, and was again absent on Tuesday.

The regulatory body’s lawyer, Carolyn Silver, reiterated before a panel of the discipline committee that she has instructions to ask the court to enforce a summons against the patient if necessary, which could involve having the police bring her to the college to testify.

A notice of application to begin the enforcement process has been issued, Silver told the panel.

“We are intending to get into court as soon as we can,” she said.

She read part of an email the patient sent to the college saying “due to legitimate personal reasons,” she could not appear. As she has done in previous correspondence, the patient repeated that she feels she is being “coerced” into testifying.

Doctor who showed porn to patient has licence revoked

  Doctor who showed porn to patient has licence revoked Doctor who showed porn to patient has licence revoked What do fibromyalgia, a condition that includes chronic muscle pain, and S&M have in common?Not much, except that a Mississauga rheumatologist saw fit to ask a female patient about the sexual practice when she came to see him for treatment.Dr. Martin Lee also showed her a gay pornography magazine, asking: “What is S&M? What do they get from it? How could two men do that?”For these comments and more, Lee was stripped of his licence Thursday by a panel of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario’s discipline committee.

Cancer treatment requires a partnership between doctor and patient . A patient needs to be comfortable and confident that the chosen treatment is the best option for them. As a cancer strategist I hear of all kinds of terrible comments made by oncologists to their patients .

refusing to provide medical care because of a patient 's race, creed, color, or national origin Taking the time to communicate with patients and making sure that the doctor and the doctor ' s staff treat patients with respect can help avoid a Typically, the physician testifies at the hearing as well.

The patient never complained to the college herself; the regulator became aware of her case through another doctor. (Physicians are required by law to report to the college if they become aware of a doctor having sexual relations with a patient.)

Silver said she also received an email from a lawyer who said he is in the process of being retained by the patient, and sent a doctor’s note indicating the woman would be unable to work from Nov. 4 to 11.

The panel will hear an update in the case Thursday morning.

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