published Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Etowah doctor on probation

An Etowah, Tenn., doctor has been disciplined by the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners for his prescribing practices.

Dr. James Brendan Durkin’s license has been placed on probation for five years for “prescribing unjustified quantities of controlled substances for a patient with whom he had an inappropriate relationship,” according to a release from the Tennessee Department of Health, which is required to make public disciplinary actions by health-related boards.

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theamerican said...

this goes to show you that doctors can't get a way with anything. Some of them think they are above the law.

March 22, 2010 at 4:56 p.m.
noproblem said...

Why has this "News" story stayed on Yahoo for over a week?

March 24, 2010 at 4:34 p.m.
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