Dr. Lawrence Saks, MD

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Male • Age 63

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Dr. Saks' Experience

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
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Procedures Dr. Saks Performs

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Conditions Dr. Saks Treats

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Background Check for Dr. Saks

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction

  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (12/22/2008)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Summary: Dr. Lawrence Saks; License # G36859

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician while on probation engaged in gross negligence by engaging in liposuction of a patient's inner thighs while responsible for monitoring the sedated patient. The physician's monitoring of the patient was substandard. The physician also engaged in repeated acts of negligence in the care and treatment of three patients, failed to maintain medical liability insurance in March 2004, failed to have a current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification, failed to notify the board of a patient's death in a timely manner, and failed to keep adequate and accurate medical records for all three patients.

    Action Taken:

    The board has Revoked the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of California.

  • State: California

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1977
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Saks & Staff

  • English

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