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Dr. Martin Salia

Md. Surgeon With Ebola Coming From Sierra Leone To US For Care

A surgeon working in West Africa’s Sierra Leone has been diagnosed with Ebola and will be flown to the United States for treatment on Saturday, according to a person in the federal government with direct knowledge of the case.

11/14/2014

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Report Blasts Md. Medical Board In Dando Case

The inspector general of Maryland’s public health agency is blasting the state medical board’s decision to license a doctor in 1996 despite his conviction for raping a Florida woman at gunpoint 10 years earlier.

11/12/2014

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Bill Would Require Background Checks For Md. Doctors

Maryland doctors would undergo criminal background checks and be continuously monitored under legislation the state medical licensing board plans to propose next year.

11/07/2014

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U.S. Doctor Exposed To Ebola Virus Admitted To NIH

An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation’s capital.

09/28/2014

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Western Md. Doctor Has Court Date On Sex Charge

A suspended physician from western Maryland is due in court in Cumberland for a status hearing on charges he molested a female patient.

09/02/2014

Nikita Levy

Coworker Found Disturbing Images That Launched Dr. Levy Investigation

Shocking new information is released involving the Johns Hopkins doctor secretly filming his patients.

08/30/2014

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Woman Allegedly Molested By Md. Doctor Considers Lawsuit

A woman who says she was molested by a doctor at a western Maryland walk-in clinic in April was astonished when she learned after contacting police that the man had served prison time for a 1987 Florida rape conviction, her lawyer said Tuesday.

06/10/2014

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Md. Suspends Doctor With 1987 Rape Conviction

A doctor convicted of raping a Florida woman at gunpoint in 1986 had his medical license in Maryland suspended Thursday after two women patients complained he molested them at a walk-in clinic this year.

06/05/2014

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Western Md. Doctor Charged With Sex Offenses

A western Maryland physician charged with sexually assaulting a patient at a walk-in clinic in LaVale last month served more than 3 1/2 years in prison for raping a Florida woman at gunpoint in 1986, public records show.

05/29/2014

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Is Your Handshake As Dangerous As Smoking?

A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it’s time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.

05/22/2014

Yanjalagere Ramaiah

Former Patient Accuses East Baltimore Doctor Of Sexual Assault

A Baltimore doctor is facing an intense investigation after charges he inappropriately touched one of his patients.

04/29/2014

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No Charges In Levy Case, Hopkins Doctor Suspected Of Recording Patients

A year-long criminal investigation into the Johns Hopkins gynecologist accused of recording patients during exams comes to an end.

03/23/2014

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