Disciplinary actions

  • Synopses of public license actions are posted on a current basis as they are made public.
  • The listings generally will remain for three months.
  • After three months, this information may be found in the Public Action Reports in the BME Newsletters.
  • To determine if there has been action against a physician's license:
    • look up the licensee in our database
    • disciplinary action will be indicated by a "yes" in the "public file" row on the results page
    • if there is a public file, click the "yes" link to download a .pdf file of the documents.
  • For certified copies of public disciplinary documents, click here for a certified copies request form.  There is no fee for this service.

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Recent actions


On July 15, the Board accepted the voluntary surrender of the certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama of Wyndol Span Hamer, Jr., MD, lic. no. MD.9756, Anniston AL.

On July 2, the Board issued an Order reinstating the Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate of Morris W. Cochran, MD, lic. no. MD.14439, Birmingham AL.


On July 31, the Commission entered an Order reprimanding the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Teki S. Hegwood, MD, lic. no. MD.31062,  Dothan AL.

On July 31, the Commission entered an Order suspending the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Russell Wayne Stevens, MD, lic. no. MD.26655, Fairhope AL.

On July 23, the Commission reinstated the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Diana K. McCutcheon, MD, lic. no. MD.19246, Florence AL.

BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS - JUNE 2015 (too late for newsletter)

On Jun. 19, Kenneth E. Roberts, MD, lic. no. MD.9562, Ozark AL, voluntarily surrendered his Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate.

Actions for CME (reprimand, fine, additional CME required):

Debra Ann Hebert, DO, lic. no. DO.1013, Foley AL

Actions on ACSC for not being registered for PDMP (administrative fine):

Russell S. Ronson, MD, lic. no. MD25385, Birmingham AL

Keith Patrick Young, MD, lic. no. MD.12784, Huntsville AL

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