Health Professionals

Health Professionals

This is a list of health professionals who have been sanctioned in respect of a variety of behaviours. The information is taken from media reports. It is a resource for those who may be seeking further information about particular individuals. The list will be added to over time.

Health PractitionerDate of EventSummary of Circumstances
Allitt, Beverley The nurse killed four children, receiving 13 life sentences.

Arunachalam, Ganesh

2014

Struck off for inappropriate behaviour towards two female colleagues [1]which involved sexual harassment and which was sexually motivated.  He was a registrar at Guys and St Thomas’ and Queen Elizabeth Hospitals

Bradbury, Myles

2009 - 2013

Paediatric consultant haematologist struck off for sexually abusing 18 boys[2] aged between 10 and 16, at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

 

Prison sentence[3] of 22 years in 2014

Fielden, Jonathan

2014 - 2016

Consultant Anaesthetist, deputy medical director and director of specialised commission at NHS England, admitted to spying on a 15 year old girl in a shower. He was suspended by the NHS.  He pleaded to one count of voyeurism and was handed down a 5 month prison sentence suspended for 12 months[4] and ordered to carry out 150 hours of unpaid work.

Kerrance, Jerome

2007 - 2015

Struck off for enrolling eligible patients into clinical trials, falsified medical reports[5] and lied about practice nurses at the Layton Medical Centre, Blackpool, between 2007 and 2015

Khetyar, Maher

2004 – 2013

Struck of for sexually assaulting women[6] in the guise of genuine examinations, at St Peter’s Hospital and at Wycombe Hospital.

Kowalczyk, Natalie

2015

Pleaded guilty[7] to carrying out unlawful tooth whitening at a Lancaster salon. She was prosecuted by the general dental Council because she was not a registered dental practitioner.

Lees, Alan2010 - 2015

The GP of Ashby Turn Primary Care Centre was found to have acted inappropriately, including an admission by the GP that he had engaged in a sexual relationship with a patient.

His name was erased from the medical register.

Sharma, Mohit

2014

Struck off[8] for placing his hand up her skirt. He was convicted and sentenced to a 12 month community order

Shipman, Harold 

Harold Shipman was convicted in 2000. He killed at least 215 of his patients[11].

The Hyde GP was struck off[12] by the General  Medical Council.

Tutin, Alan

1980 – 2004

The GP carried out unnecessary breast and internal examinations on patients at the Merrow Park Practice, Guildford, Surrey.

Complaints were made in 1999 and two trials were held, but neither led to any “adverse findings”. Following investigations by the General Medical Council he was given a warning. He stopped practising in 2004.

 

He was struck off in 2009[9].

 

He was convicted of sexual assaults on women and girls[10] over a 24 year period, in 2019. Alan Tutin was handed down a custodial sentence of 10 and a half years.

Waldron, Nicholas2013 - 2018

Dr Waldron ran The Orthondontic Centre, Hayes, Middlesex. An inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) concluded that the practice “was not providing well led care in accordance with the relevant regulations”.

The General Dental Council received complaints from patients. Clinical reports were obtained which concluded the care provided by Mr Waldron fell significantly below the level of professional practice reasonably expected of a dentist. Conditions were imposed on his registration, from 10 August 2018 until 9 November 2019.

Wells, Robert

 

Convicted for drugging, raping and sexually assaulting young girls.

He was struck off[16].