In order to protect the health and safety of everyone involved and to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the CPSO has temporarily stopped in-person hearings in favour of virtual hearings. These proceedings remain open to the public. Anyone who wishes to observe the hearings via videoconference should contact [email protected].
Virtual Discipline Hearing
Start time: 9 a.m.
Start time: 9:30 a.m.
It is alleged that Dr. Bélanger engaged in disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional conduct including, but not limited to, in his interactions and communications with office staff/colleagues; by providing medical treatment and care to family members and/or to individuals close to him; attempting to obtain personal health information of a staff member, without consent; instructing staff to use the credentials of another physician in ordering referrals for a person close to him; and in that he performed procedures that can only be performed in a College-approved Out-of-Hospital premises in a premises that was not approved. It is further alleged that Dr. Bélanger is incompetent and/or failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession in his care of patients.
NOTE: The physician’s current location (*) as indicated on the Public Register is noted. This schedule is subject to change. For further information contact the Communications Department, 416-967-2611 or 1-800-268-7096 ext. 611.