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Specializes in Gastroenterology - Male - Age 40

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Dr. Ringel's Background

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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Malpractice Claims not available

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5 Sanctions

  • Felony conviction relating to controlled substance violations  (4/26/2013)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Iowa
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (7/21/2005)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr Steven Ringel; License # 37735

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Physician has been disciplined in the State of Kansas for calling in prescriptions under fictitious names for his own use.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license and assessed the costs of these proceedings.

  • State: Tennessee
  • Felony conviction relating to controlled substance violations  (4/27/2005)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr Steven Ringel

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been convicted of a felony offense of Conspiracy to Distribute and Dispense More than 30,000 Units of Lortab outside the scope of medical practice.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Missouri.

  • State: Missouri
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (4/19/2005)
  • Action Taken: Surrender
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr Steven D. Ringel; License # 33328

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Physician had been disciplined in Kansas for misprescribing controlled substances.

    Action Taken:

    The Physician has Surrendered the license to practice medicine in Iowa.

  • State: Iowa
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs  (12/13/2004)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr Steven David Ringel; License # 428474

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been charged with prescribing Hydrocodone for use outside the scope of professional practice and not for a legitimate medical purpose.

    The Physician wrote prescriptions using fictitious names and agreed with acquaintances that they would obtain and acquire the drug for their use and the Physician's use.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in Kansas.

    April 23, 2009-Reinstatement Denied

    The board has Denied the physician's application for reinstatement.

    June 23, 2009-Reconsideration Denied

    The Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has Denied the physician's motion for reconsideration.

  • State: Kansas

0 Board Actions

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

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1998

Languages Spoken by Dr. Ringel & Staff

  • English

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