Summaries of Regents Actions
on Professional Misconduct and Discipline

July 2014

Terms under which this information is provided.



- Architecture - Athletic Training - Dentistry - Engineering and Land Surveying - Nursing - Pharmacy - Physical Therapy - Psychology - Respiratory Therapy - Social Work - Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology - Veterinary Medicine -


Architecture

Anita Picozzi Moran; Dallas, TX

Profession: Architecture; Lic. No. 032779; Cal. No. 27404

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation to commence upon return to practice in State of New York, $2,000 fine payable within 6 months.

Summary: Licensee did not contect the charge of having represented herself to be an architect while having an expired certificate of registration as an architect in New Mexico, the jurisdiction in which the representation took place.

Athletic Training

Donald Wayne Hovey; Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Athletic Training; Cert. No. 000430; Cal. No. 27347

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted;  Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of dispensing and administering medication to athletes without adequate supervision and failing to record physicians’ authorizations for administering and dispensing prescription-required drugs to students.

Dentistry

Victoria M. Constantinescu; Perry, OH

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 037513; Cal. No. 27532

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of failing to use scientifically accepted infection prevention techniques appropriate to the profession of dentistry.

I. Scott Grosser; East Liverpool, OH

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 032381; Cal. No. 27390

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of extracting a minor’s tooth without first obtaining consent from the parent or guardian; failing to follow scientifically accepted infection prevention techniques; and permitting dental assistants to perform dental procedures.

Paul U. Im; Little Neck, NY

Profession: Dentist; 11362; Lic. No. 047682; Cal. No. 26632

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted;  Penalty agreed upon:  Partial actual suspension in certain area until successful completion of course of retraining in said certain area and 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $2,500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of failing to properly treat and monitor a patient suffering from temporomandibular joint disorder and failing to maintain accurate treatment records.

William B. Mucklow; Boothwyn, PA

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 032759; Cal. No. 27184

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of administering conscious sedation eight times in the state of Pennsylvania, without possessing a current permit.

Kenneth Richard Plisner; West Roxbury, MA

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 030768; Cal. No. 27560

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of failing to document vital signs and failing to have the required number of dental auxiliaries assisting during a dental procedure.

Michael Sonick; Fairfield, CT

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 034534; Cal. No. 27371

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, $500 fine payable within 30 days.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been found guilty in 2006 by the Connecticut Department of Public Health of professional misconduct for ordering drugs containing Hydrocodone for his own personal use during the period November 2003 to August 2005 in violation of section 20-114(10) of the General Statutes of Connecticut. If committed in New York, such conduct would constitute professional misconduct for being a habitual user of narcotics in violation of section 6509(4) of the New York Education Law.

Alvin E. Stameisen; White Plains, NY

Profession: Dentist; Lic. No. 022532; Cal. No. 27479

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (see also January 2011)

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of violating a term of probation imposed by the Board of Regents.

Engineering and Land Surveying

Bernard C. Lucchese; Bronxville, NY

Profession: Professional Engineer; Lic. No. 055621; Cal. No. 27523

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of  Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 2nd Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Nursing

Teresita Gorospe Binsol; Dix Hills, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 200643; Cal. No. 27360

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year suspension with leave to apply, after service of the first 3 months of said suspension, for a stay of execution of any unserved portion thereof, upon submission of  successful completion of certain coursework, concurrent 2 years probation.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of failing to notify supervisors that controlled substances were missing from the school at which licensee was employed as a school nurse; failing to record on Medication Administration Forms the administration of medications to students; using a multi-dose inhaler to administer albuterol to a student without having the proper written parental authorization; and removing medications which were left behind by clients of a New York City agency, at which licensee was also employed, to replace medications which were missing from the aforesaid school, without the knowledge or permission of the New York City agency.

Michael H. Chaffee; Horseheads, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 309179; Cal. No. 27353

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 month actual suspension, 10 month stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Willful Violation oif the Health Laws and of documenting false blood sugar levels.

Auldit Charles-Frame; Jamaica, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 274821; Cal. No. 27267

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of documenting the administration of eye drops which had not been administered.

Stacy L. Colombo a/k/a Stacy L. Staub; Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 289817; Cal. No. 27275

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (see also September 2013)

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Order to supersede Commissioner’s Order No. 26609; 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having committed medication errors.

Shanti Maria Crouch; Oneida, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 560828; Cal. No. 27120

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having committed medication errors.

Desiree Cumbermack; Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 254394; Cal. No. 27253

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 12 month actual suspension, 12 month stayed suspension, 2 years probation.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Grand Larceny in the 3rd Degree, New York Penal Law §155.35 and Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 1st Degree, New York Penal Law §175.35.

Krysta Lea Davis; Lisbon, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 298282; Cal. No. 27285

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of having been convicted of Endangering the Welfare of an Incompetent Person.

Hantz Dumont; Queens Village, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 513536; Cal. No. 27384

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Patronizing a Prostitute in the 3rd Degree, a misdemeanor.

Kathy J. Dzus; Central Islip, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse;; Lic. Nos. 196390, 415300; Cal. Nos. 27334, 27335

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (See also December 2016)

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of practicing the profession of nursing while the ability to practice was impaired by drugs.

Rebecca A. Evans; North Chili, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 629133; Cal. No. 27173

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine payable within 6 months.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of practicing while impaired by drugs.

Malgorzata Fladie; Jupiter, FL

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 556559; Cal. No. 27510

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, 1 year probation to commence upon return to practice in State of New York, $250 fine payable within 90 days.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of resisting an officer without violence to his or her person in the State of Florida.

Laura L. Gallagher; Elmira Heights, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 281036; Cal. No. 27333

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

Victoria Ann Gondar; Albany, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse, Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health); Lic. No. 575784, Cert. No. 305055; Cal. Nos. 26687, 26688

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of having been convicted of Criminal Impersonation in the 2nd Degree and having been found in violation of Article 33 of the Public Health Law.

Jon Laurence Green; San Antonio, TX

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 420845; Cal. No. 25862

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct. Penalty:  Revocation.

Summary: Licensee was found guilty of moral unfitness and with committing an act constituting a crime in another jurisdiction, which, if committed in New York State, would have constituted Reckless Endangerment in the 2nd Degree.

Phillip J. Hayes; Alpine, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 287415; Cal. No. 27379

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated.

Gale A. Iavarone; Ovid, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 505708; Cal. No. 27446

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine payable within 6 months.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated.

Mark S. Kelley; Rochester, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 265124; Cal. No. 27386

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of felony and misdemeanor Driving While Intoxicated.

Patrick James Kenney; Rochester, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 402665; Cal. No. 27344

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine payable within 6 months.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having committed documentation errors and medication administration errors.

Beatrice M. Kwasnaza; Highland Mills, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 640075; Cal. No. 27076

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Operating a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence of Alcohol as a felony and Leaving the Scene of an Accident, a misdemeanor.

Tammy Lehmann-Mayhew; West Seneca, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 600959; Cal. No. 27121

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having committed medication errors.

Joseph F. Margrey;  Natural Bridge, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 293313; Cal. No. 27354

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failure to properly administer and document medication administrations.

Chelsea Mason; Catskill, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 303958; Cal. No. 27258

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 month stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Willful Violation of Public Health Laws.

Eric R. Monteclar; Camarillo, CA

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 307766; Cal. No. 27257

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation to commence upon return to practice in State of New York, $500 fine payable within 3 months.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge that he failed to administer ordered medication to 15 patients during a shift.

Tiyan Aliyah Nardi; Eastchester, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 600991; Cal. No. 27249

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th Degree, a misdemeanor.

Nicole L. Overacker; St. Johnsville, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 307438; Cal. No. 27301

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of failure to follow a physician’s order and failure to transcribe a physician's order.

Danasha Overton-Grave; Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 295504; Cal. No. 27238

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 year stayed suspension, 1 year probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having altered the count of a narcotic medication in a patient’s record and having failed to maintain accurate records.

Theresa Lynn Quaglia; Niagara Falls, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 174900; Cal. No. 27277

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until mentally and physically fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 1 year probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Petit Larceny and Falsifying Business Records in the 2nd Degree.

L. T. Robinson, Jr.; Jersey City, NJ

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 234220; Cal. No. 27111

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of pre-charting the administration of medications and treatments to patients.

Jessica Marie Santor; Fayetteville, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 593205; Cal. No. 26985

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted;  Penalty agreed upon:  2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee could not successfully defend against the charge of exercising undue influence on a patient.

Valerie Scott; Pittsford, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 182939; Cal. No. 27170

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (see also June 2007)

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 23 month stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Offering a False Instrument for Filing and of failing to disclose a criminal conviction on a license renewal application.

Randall Silsby; Conklin, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 447641; Cal. No. 26990

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual supension, 23 month stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Making a Material False Statement to the Government.

Stacy L. Staub a/k/a Stacy L. Colombo; Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 289817; Cal. No. 27275

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (see also September 2013)

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Order to supersede Commissioner’s Order No. 26609; 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having committed medication errors.

Cynthia J. Stinson a/k/a Cynthia Jean Stinson; Rio Rico, AZ

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. No. 279027; Cal. No. 27501

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of failing to perform the physician ordered periodic safety checks on the assigned patient.

Danville Israel Tardiel a/k/a Danville I. Tardiel a/k/a Danville Tardiel; Brentwood, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 172370, 372595; Cal. Nos. 27337, 27338

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $1,500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Assault  in the 3rd Degree, a class A misdemeanor; Unlawful Fleeing a Police Officer in a Motor Vehicle, a class A misdemeanor; and Reckless Driving, an unclassified misdemeanor.

Franchesca Ortiz Tedaldi a/k/a Franchesca Theresa Ortiz Tedaldi; Central Islip, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse; Lic. No. 230126; Cal. No. 27530

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Petit Larceny, a class A misdemeanor.

Janet Enright Thomas; Brooklyn, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 248970, 497129; Cal. Nos. 27188, 27189

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $500 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted  to charges of having been convicted of Assault in the 2nd Degree (2 counts), a class D felony, and Obstructing Governmental Administration in the 2nd Degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Carlos Anthony Thompson; South Glens Falls, NY

Profession: Registered Professional Nurse;  Lic. No. 568106; Cal. No. 27325

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 1 month actual suspension, 11 month stayed suspension, 1 year probation to commence upon return to practice.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of moral unfitness in the practice of nursing.

Michelle C. Wilcox; Waterloo, NY

Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Professional Nurse; Lic. Nos. 271924, 600896; Cal. Nos. 27203, 27204

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (see also September 2013)

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Order to supersede Commissioner’s Order No. 26706; indefinite actual suspension for no less than 1 month and until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of documenting fraudulent home visits.

Pharmacy

Khalid M. Chaudhary; Medford, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 029453; Cal. No. 25500

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $5,000 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of refilling a prescription for more times than allowed on the face of the prescription; and failing to make a good faith effort to verify the identity of a prescribing physician's purported employee who ostensibly authorized an oral prescription when said employee was not known to licensee.

Steven J. Cosentino; Rye, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 031570; Cal. No. 27463

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee did not contest charges of compounding medications without patient specific prescriptions and distributing the medications in bulk for office use without a wholesaler’s or manufacturer’s registration; after receiving notification that a drug compounded at the pharmacy failed sterility testing, failing to inform the prescriber and/or patient receiving the drug that it failed sterility testing; compounding medications without patient specific prescriptions and distributing said medication in bulk without a wholesaler’s or manufacturer’s license, in willful or grossly negligent failure to comply with New York Education Law; compounding medications without patient specific prescriptions and distributing said medications in bulk for office use; on more than one occasion, dispensing written prescriptions which did not contain the address and/or age of the patient for whom the prescription was intended; selling a batch of an adulterated drug, Avastin, and being aware that a sample of said batch of Avastin had microbiological contamination, and not following the pharmacy’s established written procedure in handling microbiological contamination in violation of good manufacturing practices.

Medline Industries Inc.; Pharmacy Wholesaler; Middletown, NY

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 028250; Cal. No. 27278

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $5,000 fine payable within 30 days.

Summary: Registrant admitted to charges of having been found guilty of professional misconduct committed during the period 2008 to 2009 by three separate states which misconduct, if committed in New York, would constitute professional misconduct under the Education Law and Commissioner's regulations.

Rockwell Compounding Associates, Inc.; 350 Theodore Fremd Avenue – Third Floor, Rye, NY

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 026458; Cal. No. 27464;

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014 (see also January 2014)

Action: Application to surrender registration granted.

Summary: Registrant did not contest charges of compounding medications without patient specific prescriptions and distributing the medications in bulk for office use without a wholesaler’s or manufacturer’s registration; after receiving notification that a drug compounded at the pharmacy failed sterility testing, failing to inform the prescriber and/or patient receiving the drug that it failed sterility testing; compounding medications without patient specific prescriptions and distributing said medication in bulk without a wholesaler’s or manufacturer’s license, in willful or grossly negligent failure to comply with New York Education Law; compounding medications without patient specific prescriptions and distributing said medications in bulk for office use; on more than one occasion, dispensing written prescriptions which did not contain the address and/or age of the patient for whom the prescription was intended; selling a batch of an adulterated drug, Avastin, and being aware that a sample of said batch of Avastin had microbiological contamination, and not following the pharmacy’s established written procedure in handling microbiological contamination in violation of good manufacturing practices.

Vinodchandra F. Shah; Dix Hills, NY

Profession: Pharmacist; Lic. No. 036817; Cal. No. 27125

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $2,500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of dispensing a generic medication but billing for the brand name and labeling the medication vial with the brand name when, in fact, it contained the generic.

Sunrise Rx Inc d/b/a Sunrise Pharmacy; 285 Sills Road, East Patchogue, NY

Profession: Pharmacy; Reg. No. 029690; Cal. No. 27126

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: $2,500 fine, 2 years probation.

Summary: Registrant did not contest the charge of dispensing a generic medication but billing for the brand name and labeling the medication vial with the brand name when, in fact, it contained the generic.

Physical Therapy

Malgorzata Fladie; Jupiter, FL

Profession: Physical Therapist Assistant; Cert. No. 003672; Cal. No. 27403

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Censure and Reprimand, 1 year probation to commence upon return to practice in State of New York, $250 fine payable within 90 days.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of resisting an officer without violence to his or her person in the State of Florida.

Psychology

Michael D. Miran; Rochester, NY

Profession: Psychology;  Lic. No. 005412; Cal. No. 25710

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Found guilty of professional misconduct. Penalty:  Revocation.

Summary: Licensee was found guilty of having been convicted of the crime of Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 2nd Degree.

David Adam Steinbok a/k/a David Steinbok; Boca Raton, FL

Profession: Psychology;  Lic. No. 018343; Cal. No. 27528

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application to surrender license granted.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Attempted Unlawful Surveillance in the 2nd Degree, a class A misdemeanor, and Petit Larceny, a class A misdemeanor.

Respiratory Therapy

Dennis Flores; West Henrietta, NY

Profession: Respiratory Therapy Technician; Lic. No. 004481; Cal. No. 27171

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension for no less than 1 month and until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of Offering a False Instrument for Filing.

Social Work

Roxanne Fallon; West Columbia, SC

Profession: Licensed Master Social Worker; Lic. No. 052727; Cal. No. 27202

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: Indefinite actual suspension until fit to practice, upon termination of suspension, 2 years probation to commence upon return to practice, $500 fine payable within 6 months.

Summary: Licensee admitted to charges of having been convicted of Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

Mark S. Kelley; Rochester, NY

Profession: Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Lic. No. 028354; Cal. No. 27387

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $250 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of having been convicted of felony and misdemeanor Driving While Intoxicated.

Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Matthew R. Murray; Rochester, NY

Profession: Speech-Language Pathologist; Lic. No. 005056; Cal. No. 27296

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 6 month actual suspension, 18 month stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $1,000 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charge of falsifying client records.

Veterinary Medicine

William G. Chester; Mayfield, NY

Profession: Veterinarian; Lic. No. 005082; Cal. No. 27397

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 3 month actual suspension, 21 month stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $2,500 fine.

Summary: Licensee did not contest the charge of unlawfully delegating professional responsibilities by allowing an unlicensed employee to perform services.

Myles Adrian Greenberg; White Plains, NY

Profession: Veterinarian; Lic. No. 002041; Cal. No. 27269

Regents Action Date: July 8, 2014

Action: Application for consent order granted; Penalty agreed upon: 2 year stayed suspension, 2 years probation, $1,000 fine.

Summary: Licensee admitted to the charges of failing to examine the patient prior to and after the neutering surgical procedure, failing to examine the patient prior to discharge from the hospital, and failing to prescribe pain medication for the patient.

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Last Updated: January 23, 2017