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Dr. Alex Fider, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Shelbyville, TN and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Far Eastern University--Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation in 1978 and specializes in psychiatry.
Summary: Fider, Alex Aberlardo Sarmiento MD: License # 25776: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in unprofessional, dishonorable or unethical conduct. ACTION TAKEN: The Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners has issued a REPRIMAND with terms on the physician’s license.
Disciplinary action in another state (8/4/2010)
Action Taken: Surrender
Summary: Dr. Alex Abelardo Sarmiento Fider; License # A51631
Nature of Complaint:
The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.
The Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners on 05-20-2009 placed the physician on probation for a period of three years subject to completion of the Living Centered Program recommended by the Vanderbilt Comprehensive Assessment Program, psychotherapy, and payment of a civil penalty. The physician had pled guilty on 03-10-2009 to reckless aggravated assault, a felony, relating to a road rage incident where the physician fired a gun striking another vehicle containing children.
The Medical Board of California has accepted the Surrender of the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of California.