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

MEDICAL LICENSURE COMMISSION - JANUARY 2016

On Jan. 14, the Commission entered an Order reinstating to full, unrestricted status the license to practice medicine in Alabama of Anthony V. Dallas, MD, lic. no. MD.30816, Brentwood TN.


BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS - JANUARY 2016

On Jan. 13, Jay W. Ripka, MD, lic. no. MD.14557, Gadsden AL, voluntarily surrendered his Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate.

On Jan. 5, Francisco Huidor, MD, lic. no. MD.25202, Montgomery AL, voluntarily surrendered his certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama.


MEDICAL LICENSURE COMMISSION - DECEMBER 2015 (too late for newsletter)

On Dec. 17, the Commission entered an Order dismissing the Administrative Complaint filed against Mary Dell Railey, MD, lic. no. MD.25741, Birmingham AL.


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

On Dec. 16, the Board issued an Order removing the voluntary restrictions from the certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama of Joel P. Laughlin, MD, lic. no. MD.27030, Mobile AL, and reinstating it to full, unrestricted status.

On Dec. 16, the Board accepted the Voluntary Surrender of the certificate of qualification and license to practice medicine in Alabama of Mary Dell Railey, MD, lic. no. MD.25741, Birmingham AL.


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

None at this time


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

Preston A. Wigfall, MD, lic. no. MD.17103, Watertown NY


Actions on ACSC for prescribing controlled substances with expired ACSC (administrative fine):

Rosa J. Bell, MD, lic. no. MD.23542, Montgomery AL

Woodrow J. Farrington, II, MD, lic. no. MD.33083, Birmingham AL

Usaha K. Nuthi, MD, lic. no. MD.22841, Huntsville AL


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