Doodnaught, George (CPSO#: 32129)

Current Status: Suspended as of 13 Dec 2013

CPSO Registration Class: Restricted as of 01 Mar 2011

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Former Name: No Former Name

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken: English

Education:University of Glasgow, 1974

Practice Information

Primary Location of Practice
Practice Address Not Available


Specialty Issued On Type
Anesthesiology Effective: 17 Nov 1981 RCPSC Specialist

Registration History

Action Issue Date
First certificate of registration issued: Postgraduate Education Certificate Effective: 10 Sep 1979
Transfer of class of registration to: Independent Practice Certificate Effective: 23 Dec 1980
Transfer of class of certificate to: Restricted certificate Effective: 01 Mar 2011
Terms and conditions amended by member Effective: 03 Aug 2012
Suspension of registration imposed: Inquiries, Complaints and Repo Effective: 13 Dec 2013

Pending Hearings

Summary: Dr. George Doodnaught (July 20, 2012, January 8, 2014 and May 6, 2015) Allegations of professional misconduct against Dr. Doodnaught were referred to the Discipline Committee of the College. In particular, it is alleged that Dr. Doodnaught engaged in sexual impropriety and/or the sexual abuse of 31 patients, as well as disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct. Additionally, it is alleged that Dr. Doodnaught engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct in relation to a complainant. Finally, it is alleged that Dr. Doodnaught was found guilty of an offence that is relevant to his suitability to practise. The offence pertained to sexual assault committed on 21 of his patients. Hearing date:adjourned to a date to be scheduled. On December 12, 2013, the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, pursuant to Section 37 of the Health Professions Procedural Code, directed the Registrar to suspend the certificate of registration of Dr. George Doodnaught, until the matter is disposed of by the Discipline Committee.

Hearing Date(s): May 22, 2018

Hearing Status: Adjourned

Practice Restrictions

Registration Status: Suspended     Effective From: 13 Dec 2013

Imposed By Effective Date Expiry Date Status  
Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee Effective: 13 Dec 2013 Active