News Release

2015 - 6 - 26 Discipline Committee Decisions

Dr. Wee Lim Sim; Dr. Craita Arina Romanescu

Jun 26, 2015

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (“the College”) is the licensing and disciplinary body for physicians in Ontario.  Discipline hearings are held to decide allegations of professional misconduct and/or incompetence, and are open to the public.  The College is releasing brief summaries of recent discipline hearing results.  A detailed decision and reasons for the decision is posted on the College’s website as it becomes available.  To access more information, enter the doctor’s name in the Public Register – All Doctors Search section of the College’s website at www.cpso.on.ca and click on “view details”, or use the link to each doctor’s profile, provided below.

Dr. Wee Lim Sim, Ottawa.  On June 2, 2015, the Discipline Committee found that Dr. Sim committed acts of professional misconduct, in that he failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession with respect to 24 patients, and in his infection control practices and instrument reprocessing; and he engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct. Dr. Sim admitted to the allegations.

A detailed summary of the decision, the undertaking given by Dr. Sim, and the penalty ordered by the Discipline Committee is available on the public register at Dr. Sim’s profile.

Dr. Craita Arina Romanescu, Bolton.  On June 16, 2015, the Discipline Committee found that Dr. Romanescu committed an act of professional misconduct, in that she has engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct. Dr. Romanescu admitted to the allegation.

A detailed summary of the decision and the penalty ordered by the Discipline Committee is available on the public register at Dr. Romanescu’s profile.