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.
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Recent actions

BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS - MARCH 2015

On Mar. 18, the Board issued a Consent Order revoking the Qualified Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate of Thomas S. Clark, PA, lic. no. PA.427, Ft. Payne AL.

On Mr. 18, the Board accepted the voluntary surrender of the Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate of Peter A. Lodewick, MD, lic. no. MD.15124, Birmingham AL.

On Mar. 18, the Board accepted the voluntary surrender of the certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama of Paul Stephen Raphael, MD, lic. no. MD.28915, Birmingham AL.


MEDICAL LICENSURE COMMISSION - MARCH 2015

On Mar. 9, the Commission entered an Order modifying the terms of its Jul. 31, 2009, Order imposing conditions on the license to practice medicine in Alabama of William S. Fleet, MD, lic. no. MD.12869, Mobile AL.

On Mar. 9, the Commission entered an Order denying the request to terminate the probationary status of the license to practice medicine in Alabama of W. Ricardo Montiel, MD, lic. no. MD.18168, Prattville AL.

On Mar. 9, the Commission entered an Order approving the remediation plan of David G. Morrison, MD, lic. no. MD.20819, New Orleans LA.


BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS - FEBRUARY 2015

None.


MEDICAL LICENSURE COMMISSION - FEBRUARY 2015

On Feb. 6, the Commission entered an Amended Order concerning the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Amjad I. Butt, MD, lic. no. MD.29003, Selma AL.  The Commission also entered a separate Order on Feb. 6 denying the request of Dr. Butt to perform peripheral interventional implantation procedures.

On Feb. 6, the Commission entered an Amended Order concerning the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Pascual Herrera, Jr., MD, lic. no. MD.13663, Leesburg AL.


BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS - JANUARY 2015

On Jan. 21, the Board denied the application for a certificate of qualification to practice medicine in Alabama of JaVar B. Myatt-Jones, MD, East Pointe MI.

On Jan. 21, the Board accepted the Voluntary Restrictions on the certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama of Russell Wayne Stevens, MD, lic. no. MD.26655, Fairhope AL.


MEDICAL LICENSURE COMMISSION - JANUARY 2015

Upon the Stipulation of the parties, on Jan. 28 the Commission entered a Consent Order placing on a one year probation the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Anthony Vernon Dallas, MD, lic. no. MD.30816, Brentwood TN.

On Jan. 21, the Commission entered an Order terminating the probationary status of the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Daniel C. Clower, III, MD, lic. no. MD.6624, Selma AL.


BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS - DEC 2014 (too late for newsletter)

On Dec. 17, the Board denied the application of John J. Villaverde, MD, lic. no. MD.11177, Birmingham AL, for removal of the Voluntary Restrictions on his certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama.

On Dec. 10, the Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of the certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama of Paul Albert Roberts, MD, lic. no. MD.24557, Fultondale AL.


Action (administrative fine) for failure to renew ACSC but continuing to write controlled substances:

Frank B. Benson, III, MD, lic. no. MD.7906, Decatur AL

Elliott J. Saltz, MD, lic. no. MD.13157, Birmingham AL

Larry E. Thorne, MD, lic. no. MD.18478, Auburn AL


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

Robert B. Harris, MD, lic. no. MD.19179, Montgomery AL

Gary S. Hayes, MD, lic. no. MD.18423, Stevenson AL

Ian H. Thorneycroft, MD, lic. no. MD.15135, Mobile AL 


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