Syed, Naseeruddin (CPSO#: 60201)

Current Status: Active Member as of 03 Aug 1988

CPSO Registration Class: Restricted as of 17 Feb 2017

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Summary

Former Name: No Former Name

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken: English, Urdu

Education:Osmania University, 1981

Practice Information

Primary Location of Practice
Landsdowne Place Walk In Clinic
Superstore Upstairs
769 Borden Avenue
Peterborough ON  K9J 0B6
Phone: (705) 775-0444
Fax: (705) 775-0437
Electoral District: 06

Registration History

Action Issue Date
First certificate of registration issued: Postgraduate Education Certificate Effective: 03 Aug 1988
Transfer of class of registration to: Independent Practice Certificate Effective: 30 Jul 1990
Transfer of class of certificate to: Restricted certificate Effective: 17 Feb 2017
Terms and conditions imposed on certificate by Inquiries, Complaints and Repo Effective: 17 Feb 2017

Pending Hearings

Summary: Allegations of Dr. Syed’s professional misconduct have been referred to the Discipline Committee of the College. It is alleged that Dr. Syed is incompetent and/or failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession in his care and treatment of patients.

Notice of Hearing: Download Full Notice (PDF)

Hearing Date(s): March 5-9, 22-23, 2018

Practice Restrictions

Imposed By Effective Date Expiry Date Status  
Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee Effective: 17 Feb 2017 Active View Details [+]
            As from 12:01 a.m., February 17, 2017, by order of the Inquiries, Complaints
            and Reports Committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, the
            following terms, conditions and limitations are imposed on the certificate of
            registration held by Dr. Naseeruddin Syed:

            Prescribing Privileges

            (1)   Dr. Syed shall not issue new prescriptions or renew existing
                  prescriptions for or administer any of the following substances:

                  (i)   Narcotic Drugs (from the Narcotic Control Regulations made under
                        the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C., 1996, c. 19);
                  
                  (ii)  Narcotic Preparations (from the Narcotic Control Regulations made
                        under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C., 1996, c. 19);
                  
                  (iii) Controlled Drugs (from Part G of the Food and Drug Regulations
                        under the Food and Drugs Act, S.C., 1985, c. F-27);

                  (iv)  Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances (from the
                        Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations made
                        under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act., S.C., 1996, c. 19);
                        or
                  
                  (A summary of the above-named drugs [from Appendix I to the Compendium of
                  Pharmaceuticals and Specialties] is attached hereto as Appendix "B"; and
                  the current regulatory lists are attached hereto as Appendix "C")
                  
                  (v)   All other Monitored Drugs (as defined under the Narcotics Safety
                        and Awareness Act, 2010, S.O. 2010, c. 22 as noted in Appendix
                        "D");
                  
                        and as amended from time to time; 
                  
            Posting a Sign and Translations

            (2)   Dr. Syed shall post a clearly visible sign in the waiting rooms and each
                  of his examination and/or consulting rooms of all of his Practice
                  Locations in the form set out at Appendix "E".  For further clarity, this
                  sign shall state as follows: 

                              IMPORTANT NOTICE
                  Dr. Syed must not prescribe any of the following: 
                  -     Narcotic Drugs
                  -     Narcotic Preparations
                  -     Controlled Drugs
                  -     Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances
                  -     All other Monitored Drugs
                  
                  Further information may be found on the College of Physicians and
                  Surgeons of Ontario website at www.cpso.on.ca
                  
            Posting a Sign and Translations

            (3)   Dr. Syed shall post a certified translation(s) in any language(s) in
                  which he provides services, of the signs described above, in his waiting
                  room(s) and each of his examination and/or consulting rooms, in all of
                  his Practice Locations, in a clearly visible and secure location;

            (4)   Dr. Syed shall provide the certified translation(s) described in (3)
                  above within 30 days of the date of this Order;

            Clinical Supervision

            (5)   Dr. Syed must immediately obtain within 20 days of the date of this
                  Order, at his own expense, a clinical supervisor ("Clinical Supervisor")
                  who is acceptable to the College and who has signed an Undertaking in the
                  form attached hereto as Appendix "F".  The supervision will include the
                  following:  

                  (i)   Dr. Syed must meet with the Clinical Supervisor once every month to
                        review a selection of 20 patient charts, selected by the Clinical
                        Supervisor, from Dr. Syed's practice, to discuss Dr. Syed's care
                        and treatment plan, identify any concerns regarding the care and
                        treatment plan and make recommendations for improvement. The
                        Clinical Supervisor must also observe Dr. Syed in clinical
                        encounters with 10 patients monthly. The Clinical Supervisor will
                        report to the College once a month. 
                  
                  (ii)  If Dr. Syed is unable to obtain a Clinical Supervisor as set out in
                        (i) above, Dr. Syed must cease practising medicine immediately
                        until such time as he has obtained a Clinical Supervisor acceptable
                        to the College.
                  
            Notification of Practice Locations

            (6)   Dr. Syed shall inform the College of each and every location where he
                  practises including, but not limited to, hospital(s), clinic(s) and
                  office(s), in any jurisdiction (collectively my "Practice Location(s)"),
                  within 7 days of the date of the Order.  Going forward, Dr. Syed shall
                  inform the College of any and all new Practice Locations within 7 days of
                  commencing practice at that location.

            Monitoring

            (7)   Dr. Syed shall provide the College with his irrevocable consent to the
                  College making appropriate enquiries of the Ontario Health Insurance
                  Plan, the Drug Program Service Branch, the Narcotic Monitoring System
                  implemented under the Narcotics Safety and Awareness Act, 2010 and/or any
                  person or institution who may have relevant information in order for the
                  College to monitor Dr. Syed's compliance with the terms of this Order, as
                  set out in Schedules "G" and "H", and shall promptly sign such consents
                  as may be necessary for the College to obtain information from these
                  persons or institutions and shall consent to the disclosure by his
                  Clinical Supervisor to the College of all information necessary to
                  fulfill the Clinical Supervisor's undertaking and to monitor Dr. Syed's
                  compliance with this Order. 

            (8)   Dr. Syed shall submit to and not interfere with unannounced inspections
                  of his office(s), practice(s) and patient charts by a College
                  representative for the purposes of monitoring his compliance with the
                  terms of this Order.