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Specializes in General Surgery - Male - Age 47

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Dr. Argotte's Background

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 2012

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Malpractice Claims not available

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  • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/30/2010)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Alex Fabricio Argotte License # 01065183A

    Nature of Complaint

    The physician has been disciplined by the State of Kentucky.

    Action Taken

    The physician entered into an Agreement with the Medical Licensing Board of Indiana in which the physician’s Indiana medical license is placed on Indefinite Probation with terms and conditions including and not limited to compliance with all terms of his May 24, 2010 Kentucky Agreed Order.

    March 9, 2011 – Order Withdrawing Probation

    The Medical Licensing Board of Indiana has granted the physician’s petition for withdrawal of his probation is granted; therefore his probation is withdrawn.

  • State: Indiana
  • Other  (5/11/2009)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Alex F. Argotte; License # 36267

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician entered into an intimate relationship with a surgical technician at a hospital where the physician also worked as a surgeon and allegedly committed acts of physical violence. The physician allegedly beat the woman and broke her nose while on a trip and refused to treat her injuries or allow her to seek medical help elsewhere. The physician also allegedly pushed the woman down the stairs of his house. The McCracken Family Court on 09-10-2007 granted a domestic violence order against the physician.

    The physician in December 2008 successfully completed the Domestic Violence Offender/Batterer Intervention Program.

    Action Taken-Agreed Order of Suspension & Probation:

    The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure has Suspended the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Kentucky for a period of three months.

    The board has placed the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Kentucky on Probation for a period of five years subject to various probationary terms and conditions. The physician shall have no contact or communication with the individual named as the Petititioner/Plaintiff in the Domestic Violence Order entered on 09-10-2007 by the McCracken Family Court.

  • State: Kentucky

4 Board Actions

  • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/23/2011)
  • Action Taken: Fine
  • Allegation of Complaint: Argotte, Alex Fabricio MD License # 036 120740

    Nature of Complaint

    The physician has previously been disciplined by the states of Kentucky and Indiana.

    Action Taken

    The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has Reprimanded the physician’s license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Illinois and issued a Fine in the amount of $1,000.00.

  • State: Illinois
  • Unknown  (11/15/2010)
  • Action Taken: Termination of Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Alex Fabricio Argotte License # 36267

    Nature of Complaint

    The Board has previously issued an Agreed Order.

    Action Taken

    The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure has issued an Order Terminating Agreed Order.

  • State: Kentucky
  • Unknown  (5/24/2010)
  • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Alex Fabricio Argotte License #36267

    Nature of Complaint

    Unknown.

    Action Taken

    The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure has issued an Agreed Order.

  • State: Kentucky
  • Other  (1/27/2010)
  • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Alex Fabricio Argotte License #36267

    Nature of Complaint

    Unknown.

    Action Taken

    The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure has issued an Agreed Order of Probation.

  • State: Kentucky

Education & Training

Medical School

Indiana University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1992

Residency Hospital

St University Of Ny Health Scs Center
Complete in 1997

Languages Spoken by Dr. Argotte & Staff

  • English

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