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Thursday, February 8th, 2018


Medical Board Files Complaint Against Dr. Devendra Patel for Malpractice and Financial Gain

The Investigative Committee of the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners has charged Dr. Patel on three counts – malpractice, violating patient’s trust for financial gain, and failure to offer appropriate procedures for financial benefit.  In this particular case, Dr. Patel saw a patient with the progressively increasing malaise, fatigue, and shortness of breath at less than normal exertion.  The patient had a history of coronary heart disease, diabetes, hypertension along with other health issues.  Accordingly, coronary artery bypass surgery was performed on the patient. Seven months after the surgery,Read More