News Release

2016 - 3 - 30 Discipline Committee Decisions

Dr. Wagdy Abdalla Botros; Dr. George Glumac; Dr. Daniel Marshall

Mar 30, 2016

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. Wagdy Abdalla Botros, Kitchener.  On March 7, 2016, the Discipline Committee found that Dr. Botros committed acts of professional misconduct, in that he failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession in relation to leaving one patient’s obstructive sleep apnea untreated and failing to attempt to assist a second patient when an emergency arose when her CPAP machine broke. The Committee further found that he engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct in relation to his delay in providing records to and in his manner of communication with a particular law firm.

A penalty hearing is yet to be scheduled.

A detailed summary of the decision on the findings of professional misconduct is available on the public register at Dr. Botros’ profile.

Dr. George Glumac, (no practice address).  On March 21, 2016, the Discipline Committee found that Dr. Glumac committed acts of professional misconduct, in that he engaged in the sexual abuse of a patient; he failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession; and he engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable, or unprofessional conduct. The Discipline Committee also found that Dr. Glumac is incompetent.

A detailed summary of the findings of professional misconduct and incompetence is available on the public register at Dr. Glumac’s profile.

Dr. Daniel Marshall, Hamilton.  On March 28, 2016, the Discipline Committee found that Dr.
Marshall committed acts of professional misconduct, in that he has been found guilty of sexual assault, an offence that is relevant to his suitability to practise medicine, and he has engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct.

A penalty hearing is yet to be scheduled.

A detailed summary of the decision on the findings of professional misconduct is available on the public register at Dr. Marshall’s profile.