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When reporting on regulatory actions, please provide the name and location of the physician in full in order to avoid confusion with any other physician who may have a similar name or initials. For media inquiries, please contact communications and public affairs at communications@cpsbc.ca.
March 22, 2019  | Posted in: College News

College granted injunction against West Vancouver unlicensed practitioner

On March 11, 2019, the BC Supreme Court granted the College an injunction enjoining and restraining Mr. Mehran Ghoreishi also known as Seyed Mohammadmehran Ghoreishi from engaging in the unlawful practice of medicine.

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March 22, 2019  | Posted in: College News

College granted injunction against unlicensed practitioner in Burnaby

On February 27, 2019, the BC Supreme Court granted the College a permanent injunction enjoining and restraining Mr. Kamran Asgari and Ideal Skin Laser and Wellness Inc. from offering or providing services that may only be provided by a registrant of the College.

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March 8, 2019  | Posted in: College News

College granted injunction against unlicensed practitioner in Lions Bay

On February 22, 2019, the BC Supreme Court granted the College a permanent injunction enjoining and restraining Ms. Minoo Iromloo from offering or providing services that may only be provided by a registrant of the College.

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January 23, 2019  | Posted in: College News

Rajdeep Kaur Khakh receives suspended prison sentence for unlawful practice of medicine

Ms. Khakh will be required to serve the prison term if she commits any breach during a two-year probationary period where she will be required to report weekly to a probationary supervisor. 

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December 21, 2018  | Posted in: Announcements, College News

Public advisory of unlawful practice: Asten Nguyen Phong Nguyen

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) has been made aware that Asten Nguyen Phong Nguyen (“Dr. Nguyen Nguyen”) has been advertising his services as a surgeon operating out of Vancouver General Hospital, and asking prospective patients to pay him a deposit for their surgery. This individual has no affiliation with VCH, he is not registered with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia, and he is not authorized to practise medicine in the province.

 

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December 18, 2018  | Posted in: Announcements, College News

New/updated NHMSFAP standards

Please be advised that new/updated Non-Hospital Medical and Surgical Facilities Accreditation Program standards have been posted on the College website. 

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August 24, 2018  | Posted in: College News

Unlicensed medical practitioner found in contempt of court orders to stop practising medicine

Situations such as this serve to remind the public of the importance of seeing a regulated and licensed health professional. 

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June 4, 2018  | Posted in: Announcements, College News

Revised continuity of care practice standards published

Leaving Practice, Care Coverage Outside Regular Office Hours, and Ending the Patient-Physician Relationship have been revised and published to the College website.

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June 4, 2018  | Posted in: Announcements, College News

Revised Safe Prescribing of Opioids and Sedatives practice standard published

The revised Safe Prescribing of Opioids and Sedatives practice standard has been published to the College website.

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June 4, 2018  | Posted in: Announcements, College News

New Prescribing Methadone practice standard

A new practice standard, Prescribing Methadone, has been published to the College website.

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