Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
1 Malpractice Claim
Settlement : 12/8/2014
Amount or Range: $75,000.00
Nature of Complaint: Cook County, IL
Violated terms of probation (8/29/2016)
Action Taken: Suspension
Summary: Caruso, James M MD: License # 036082576: AUGUST 29, 2016 - SANCTION UPDATE: The physician violated term of probation dated July 6, 2016.
Suspension or exclusion under a Federal or State health care program (7/6/2015)
Action Taken: Probation
Summary: Caruso, James M MD: License # 036082576: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to report to the Department withdrawal as a provider from Medical Assistance Program. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license on PROBATION with Compliance Requirements and imposed a FINE in the amount of $1,000.00.