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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery - Male - Age 48

1040 Elm Ave Suite 206
Long Beach, CA 90813
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Dr. Uwaydah's Background

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery, 2006

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Background Check for Dr. Uwaydah

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (10/25/2012)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Florida
  • Disciplinary action in the armed services  (6/14/2012)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Uwaydah, Munir Marwan MD License # 0360113157

    Nature of Complaint

    The physician has been disciplined by the State of California.

    Action Taken The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has placed the physician Illinois license on Probation until June 13, 2014 with compliance.

  • State: Illinois
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (10/1/2010)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Munir M Uwaydah; License # A62059

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has committed gross negligence, and repeated negligent acts, in the care and treatment of a patient. The physician allowed his physician assistant to begin a surgical procedure on a patient under general anesthesia even though the physician was not personally present in the operating room. This occurred on March 12, and March 22, 2005. The physician also failed to maintain adequate records on 3 patients. The physician committed dishonesty substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a physician and surgeon. The physician knowingly created a document directly or indirectly related to the practice of medicine that falsely represents the existence of a state of facts.

    Action Taken:

    The Medical Board of California has revoked the physician’s license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of California. The revocation is stayed and the physician is placed on probation for a period of two years, subject, but not limited to, the following terms and conditions:

    1. The physician is prohibited from supervising physician assistants.
    2. The physician shall successfully complete an ethics course within the first year of probation.
    3. The physician shall successfully complete a medical record keeping course during the first six months of probation.
    4. The physician shall obey all laws and all rules governing the practice of medicine in the State of California.
    5. The physician shall submit quarterly declarations, stating whether there has been compliance with all the conditions of probation.
    6. The physician shall comply with the Board’s probation unit.
    7. The physician shall be available in person, for interviews with the Board.
    8. The physician shall pay all probation monitoring costs.
  • State: California

0 Board Actions

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

Education & Training

Medical School

American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1991

Residency Hospital

Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
Nyu Hospitals Center
Stanford University Hospital

Languages Spoken by Dr. Uwaydah & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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