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2016 Disciplinary and Other Board Actions

List of Disciplinary and Other Board Actions in reverse chronological order

For the signed orders, please use the PDF document. For an official copy of a document, please contact the Public Information Officer of the Board at (781) 876-8260.

Updated December 2 2019 at 6:50 a.m.

December 30, 2016

Nadeem A. Afridi, M.D. (BRN# 78302)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary)(PDF) | (DOCX)

 

December 22, 2016

Robert Shepherd, D.O. (BRN# 73159)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension Vacated

Robert Kohn, M.D.. (BRN# 58429)

Action

  1. Suspension
  2. Final Decision and Order for Dr. Kohn (PDF)(DOC)
  3. Recommended Decision for Dr. Kohn (PDF)(DOC)

Tzay Chiu, M.D. (BRN# 47852)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Resignation for Dr. Chiu (PDF) | (DOCX)  
  3. Board Order for Dr. Chiu (PDF) | (DOCX) 

James P. DeVellis, M.D. (BRN# 156864)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Resignation for Dr. DeVellis (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Board Order for Dr. DeVellis (PDF)  | (DOCX)

 

December 8, 2016

Christin Price, M.D. (BRN# 259147)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Revocation (Retroactive to December 17, 2014)
  3. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Price (PDF) l (DOC)
  4. Consent Order for Dr. Price (PDF) l (DOC)

 

November 17, 2016

Mark Alan Miller, M.D. (BRN# 81888)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Resignation for Dr. Miller (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Board Order for Dr. Miller (PDF) | (DOCX)

Wilson Horsley, M.D. (BRN# 47761)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Resignation for Dr. Horsley (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Board Order for Dr. Horsley (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

October 27, 2016

Kevin R. Greene, M.D. (BRN# 267256)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Greene (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

October 25, 2016

Jeffrey A. Bucci, M.D. (BRN# 238671)

Action

  1.  Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Bucci (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

October 20, 2016

Jonathan Silverman, M.D.. (BRN# 238611)

Action

  1. Admonishment
  2. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Silverman  (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Consent Order for Dr. Silverman (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

October 18, 2016

Lynn H. Bichajian, M.D. (BRN# 79153)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Bichajian (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

October 6, 2016

Paul Zusky, M.D.. (BRN# 47479)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Fine ($2500)
  3. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Zusky (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Consent Order for Dr. Zusky (PDF) | (DOCX)

Halbert Miller, M.D. (BRN# 31512)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Miller (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Miller (PDF) | (DOCX)

Mark Weber, M.D. (BRN# 52624)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Weber (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Weber (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

September 26, 2016

Shannon M. Byler, M.D. (BRN# 263384)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Byler (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

September 22, 2016

Jessica Biggie, M.D. (BRN# 205038)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Biggie (PDF) l (DOC)

Sheldon Randall, M.D.. (BRN# 54846)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension Vacated

Michael Caplan, M.D.. (BRN# 208972)

Action

  1. Resignation

Sheldon Sevinor, M.D. (BRN# 37293)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Sevinor (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Sevinor (PDF) | (DOCX)

Julieta Holman, M.D. (BRN# 231245)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Suspension
  3. Final Decision and Order for Dr. Holman (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Recommended Decision for Dr. Holman (PDF) | (DOCX)
  5. Stipulation for Dr. Holman (PDF) | (DOCX)

Tzay Chiu, M.D. (BRN# 47852)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Chiu (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

September 8, 2016

Herbert Bote, M.D.. (BRN# 213218)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Bote (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Bote (PDF) | (DOCX)

Kenneth Stephens, M.D. (BRN# 253772)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Stephens (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Stephens (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

September 1, 2016

Agnes A. Jimenez, M.D. (BRN# 226287)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Jimenez (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

August 4, 2016

Salil Patel, M.D. (BRN# 245375)

Action

  1. Revocation (retroactive to March 17, 2012)

Edward Levitan, M.D. (BRN# 222719)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Final Decision and Order for Dr. Levitan (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Recommended Decision for Dr. Levitan (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Stipulation for Dr. Levitan (PDF) | (DOCX)

Mervyn Woolf, M.D. (BRN# 78465)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Woolf (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Consent Order for Dr. Woolf (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

July 26, 2016

Robert B Shepherd D.O. (BRN# 73159)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension

 

July 15, 2016

Tonguc Pinar, M.D. (BRN# 257313)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Pinar (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

July 14, 2016

Hans Agrawal, M.D. (BRN# 219366)

Action

  1. Dismissal

Gerasimos Zervos, M.D. (BRN# 72698)

Action

  1. Termination of Probation

Donna Harkness, M.D. (BRN# 45999)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Resignation for Dr. Harkness (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Board Order for Dr. Harkness (PDF) | (DOCX)

Hafeez Khan, M.D. (BRN# 156533)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Khan (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Khan (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

July 11, 2016

Carlos Melero-Montes, D.O. (BRN# 150152)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Melero-Montes (PDF) | (DOCX)

Thomas R. Mayo, M.D. (BRN# 259007)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Mayo (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

July 6, 2016

Donna Harkness, M.D. (BRN# 45999)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Harkness (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

June 30, 2016

Yoon Choi, M.D.. (BRN# 206555)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension for Dr. Choi (PDF) | (DOCX)

Paul A. Keefe, M.D. (BRN# 259147)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Board Order for Dr. Keefe (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Resignation for Dr. Keefe (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

June 16, 2016

Fred J. Thaler, M.D.. (BRN# 58249)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Thaler (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Thaler (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

June 9, 2016

Yongshuo Qu, Lic.Ac. (BRN# 655)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Revocation of Inchoate Right to Renew

 

June 2, 2016

Mohamad Ossiani, M.D.. (BRN# 220726)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Fine ($3000)
  3. Final Decision and Order for Dr. Ossiani (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Recommended Decision for Dr. Ossiani (PDF) | (DOCX)
  5. Stipulation for Dr. Ossiani (PDF) | (DOCX)

Mark Hughes, M.D. (BRN# 72171)

Action

  1. Dismissal
  2. Final Decision and Order for Dr. Hughes (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Recommended Decision for Dr. Hughes (PDF) | (DOCX)

Tyrone Cushing, M.D. (BRN# 39666)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension for Dr. Cushing (PDF) | (DOCX)

Ann Elizabeth Kinnealey, M.D. (BRN# 76931)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Kinnealey (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Kinnealey (PDF) | (DOCX)

Edward Zalitis, M.D. (BRN# 45728)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice for Dr. Zalitis (PDF) | (DOCX)

Irina Volkova, M.D. (BRN# 235409)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice for Dr. Volkova (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Resignation for Dr. Volkova (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Board Order -2 for Dr. Volkova (PDF) | (DOCX)

Donald Wexler, M.D. (BRN# 24552)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Wexler (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Wexler (PDF) | (DOCX)

Jane Joiner, M.D. (BRN# 42803)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Joiner (PDF) | (DOC)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Joiner (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

May 26, 2016

John C. Nadolny, M.D. (BRN# 54880)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension for Dr. Nadolny (PDF) | (DOC)

Fred J. Thaler, M.D. (BRN# 58249)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension for Dr. Thaler (PDF) | (DOC)

 

May 19, 2016

William Ortiz, M.D. (BRN# 156739)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Fine ($2500)
  3. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Ortiz (PDF)(DOC)
  4. Consent Order for Dr. Ortiz (PDF)(DOC)

Reinaldo O. De Los Heros, M.D. (BRN# 43034)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. De Los Heros (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. De Los Heros (PDF) | (DOCX)

Milton A. Reder, M.D. (BRN# 48716)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary)

 

May 5, 2016

Irwin August, D.O. (BRN# 150174)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice for Dr. August (PDF) | (DOCX) 
  2. Resignation for Dr. August (PDF) | (DOC)
  3. Board Order for Dr. August (PDF) | (DOC)

Mohammad Nassery, M.D. (BRN# 158445)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice for Dr. Nassery (PDF) | (DOCX) 
  2. Resignation for Dr. Nassery (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Board Order for Dr. Nassery (PDF) | (DOCX)

Conrad Benoit, D.O. (BRN# 74996)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension for Dr. Benoit (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

May 4, 2016

Anthony A. Schepsis, M.D. (BRN# 44599)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Schepsis (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

April 21, 2016

Jeremiah O’Regan, M.D. (BRN# 213471)

Action

  1. Stayed Suspension           
  2. Probation

 

April 15, 2016

James P. DeVellis, M.D. (BRN# 156864)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. DeVellis (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

April 7, 2016

Natalie Joseph, M.D. (BRN# 81595)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Fine ($2500)
  3. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Joseph (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Consent Order for Dr. Joseph (PDF) | (DOCX)

Francis Coyle, M.D. (BRN# 214682)

Action

  1. Suspension
  2. Stayed Suspension
  3. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Coyle (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Consent Order for Dr. Coyle (PDF) | (DOCX)
  5. Probation Agreement for Dr. Coyle (PDF) | (DOCX)

Hiep Nguyen, M.D. (BRN# 221176)

Action

  1. Admonishment
  2. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Nguyen (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Consent Order for Dr. Nguyen (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

April 4, 2016

Robert A. Friedman, M.D. (BRN# 71009)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Friedman (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

March 25, 2016

Domenic A. Ciraulo, M.D. (BRN# 41153)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Ciraulo (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

March 24, 2016

Stephen Fox, M.D. (BRN# 216553)

Action

  1. Stayed Suspension
  2. Probation

Heidi Ashih, M.D. (BRN# 239386)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension Vacated

 

March 7, 2016

Bijan Nasseri Niaki, M.D. (BRN# 72033)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Niaki (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

March 1, 2016

Jesse Karmazin, M.D. (BRN# 259928)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Karmazin (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

February 25, 2016

Gayle Rebovich, M.D. (BRN# 242267)

Action

  1. Stayed Suspension
  2. Probation

Paula McEvoy, M.D. (BRN# 152936)

Action

  1. Lift Stay of Suspension

 

February 11, 2016

Sharad Kothari, M.D. (BRN# 253041)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Kothari (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Consent Order for Dr. Kothari (PDF) | (DOCX)

Christine Murcott, M.D. (BRN# 207985)

Action

  1. Termination of Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice
  2. Suspension
  3. Board Order for Dr. Murcott (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Murcott (PDF) | (DOCX)
  5. Consent Order for Dr. Murcott (PDF) | (DOCX)

Paul R. Sklarew, M.D. (BRN# 79011)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Fine ($2500)
  3. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Sklarew (PDF) | (DOCX)
  4. Consent Order for Dr. Sklarew (PDF) | (DOCX)

Thomas C. Sterne, M.D. (BRN# 48208)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Sterne (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Sterne (PDF) | (DOCX)

Heidi Ashih, M.D. (BRN# 239386)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension

 

February 5, 2016

Frank J. Stirlacci, M.D. (BRN# 223079)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Stirlacci (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

January 26, 2016

Wilson H. Horsley, M.D. (BRN# 47761)

Action

  1. Voluntary Agreement Not to Practice (Non-Disciplinary) for Dr. Horsley (PDF) | (DOCX)

 

January 21, 2016

Bilal Hussain, M.D. (BRN# 154896)

Action

  1. Admonishment
  2. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Hussain (PDF) | (DOCX)
  3. Consent Order for Dr. Hussain (PDF) | (DOCX)

Bhavneesh Sharma, M.D. (BRN# 242801)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Sharma (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Sharma (PDF) | (DOCX)

Parnag Kasarjian, M.D. (BRN# 24770)

Action

  1. Resignation for Dr. Kasarjian (PDF) | (DOCX)
  2. Board Order for Dr. Kasarjian (PDF) | (DOCX)

William O’Connor, M.D. (BRN# 56708)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Fine ($2500)
  3. Community Service (25 Hours)
  4. Final Decision and Order for Dr. O’Connor (PDF) | (DOC)
  5. Recommended Decision for Dr. O’Connor (PDF) | (DOC) 
  6. Stipulation for Dr. O’Connor (PDF) | (DOC)

 

January 7, 2016

Shaohua Tang, M.D. (BRN# 211264)

Action

  1. Summary Suspension
  2. Board Order for Dr. Tang (PDF) | (DOC)  

Wayne Wild, M.D. (BRN# 36914)

Action

  1. Reprimand
  2. Statement of Allegations for Dr. Wild (PDF) | (DOC)
  3. Consent Order for Dr. Wild (PDF) | (DOC)
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