Atlanta Physician Disciplinary Action Defense Lawyers
There are many situations in a physician’s professional and personal life that can lead to disciplinary action. Disciplinary charges are extremely serious and can lead to suspension or revocation of your privileges and medical license.
The lawyers of Allen & McCain, P.C., represent physicians who are facing disciplinary actions by licensing boards in Georgia, including the Georgia Composite Medical Board. As one of the only firms in Atlanta representing health care professionals exclusively, we understand the unique issues affecting physicians facing disciplinary actions.
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Disciplinary actions are often initiated by a patient or co-worker or as the result of a negative peer review action. Allen & McCain, P.C., represents health care providers who have received complaints due to:
- Failure to provide standard medical care
- Substance abuse
- Disruptive personality
- Professional liability
- Criminal charges
If you have received notice that you are being targeted for a peer review or an investigation by the medical board, it is imperative to contact an experienced Atlanta physician disciplinary action defense attorney immediately. It is almost never advisable for a physician to speak to an investigator without a lawyer present.
Our attorneys will guide you through these processes, help ascertain the nature of the complaint against you, and assist you in preparing and asserting an appropriate defense. We also understand the sensitivity and importance of these matters, and will work diligently to protect your interests in a zealous, responsible and tactful manner.
For more information regarding mistakes physicians often make after a licensing board complaint has been filed, see our article “The 10 Biggest Mistakes Physicians Make After a Licensing Board Complaint Has Been Filed Against Them.”
Contact Allen & McCain, P.C.
At Allen & McCain, P.C., we strive to meet all of your legal needs in a first-rate, cost-effective manner. To discuss your legal concerns with one of our knowledgeable attorneys in a no-cost, no-obligation consultation, contact us online or call 404-874-1700 or 888-874-2002.
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