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December 12, 2017  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Nima Rabbani Farani

Dr. Nima Rabbani Farani, a surgical assistant, has admitted to engaging in unprofessional conduct.

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October 30, 2017  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Notification of reprimand re: Sam Gharbi

Dr. Sam Gharbi, a specialist in internal medicine, has been has been formally reprimanded pursuant to section 36(1)(c) of the Health Professions Act.

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July 26, 2017  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Notification of reprimand re: John Arnold Fuller

Dr. John Arnold Fuller, an orthopedic surgeon, has acknowledged and admitted to engaging in unprofessional conduct by prescribing to a person with whom he had a personal and non-professional relationship.

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July 25, 2017  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Stephen Michael Milne

Dr. Stephen Michael Milne, a general/family practitioner, has admitted to engaging in unprofessional conduct.

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April 18, 2017  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Vu Ngoc Truong

Dr. Vu Ngoc Truong, a specialist in urology, has admitted to engaging in unprofessional conduct.

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April 6, 2017  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Larry George Serelo

The College Discipline Committee determined Dr. Larry George Serelo has engaged in unprofessional conduct.

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January 10, 2017  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

College warns public of a potential health risk following a search and seizure of a home in Delta

On December 20, 2016, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia was granted an order by the BC Supreme Court to enter and search a residence located at 10519 Modesto Place in Delta, BC where the College had reason to believe that Ms. Zhuo (Sabrina) Li was operating a business under the name of Sabrina Permanent Make-up Studio Inc., and providing cosmetic medical services which she is not qualified or legally authorized to perform. 

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December 7, 2016  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Jeannine Olszewski

The Discipline Committee of the College has determined Dr. Jeannine Olszewski, a family physician, engaged in professional misconduct and contravened sections 4-13(1(a), (b) and (c) of the Bylaws under the Health Professions Act.

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November 8, 2016  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Hearing notification re: Dr. Linda Patry

The College will convene a hearing regarding Dr. Linda Patry on December 12, 2016.

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October 27, 2016  | Posted in: Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Riaz Ahmad Sinawan

Dr. Riaz Ahmad Sinawan, a family physician, has admitted to engaging in unprofessional conduct.

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