Bathurst eye specialist accused of unnecessary surgeries

CBC News

The New Brunswick College of Physicians and Surgeons is using two complaints against a Bathurst eye specialist to help justify its decision to suspend him from practising in the province.

Dr. Tarek Youssef, an ophthalmologist, has beenprohibited from practising in the province since June 5, pending the outcome of an investigation by the College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Youssef, who is still practising in Cornwall, Ont., has requested a court order to have his New Brunswick suspension lifted or stayed until the college’s investigation is complete.

Read More: http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/story/2012/07/23/nb-bathurst-youssef-complaints-648.html

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