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Dr. Michael Farhi, MD is a neurology specialist in Melrose Park, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1989 and specializes in neurology.
Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (4/10/2017)
Action Taken: Probation
Summary: Farhi, MIchael Sobhi MD: License # 036090871: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: the physician failed to appropriately prescribe controlled substances to several of his patients of his private practice. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation imposed a FINE in the amount of $10,000.00 and placed the physician's license on indefinite PROBATION with PRACTICE RESTRICTIONS for minimum of two years, and take the EBAS examination.
1 Board Action
Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (10/17/2014)
Action Taken: Fine
Summary: Farhi, Michael S MD: License # 036090871: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: After the physician ordered an MRI for his patient, he declined to proceed with the probable final step in getting the MRI approved by his patient’s insurer. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $5,000.00.
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School | Graduated 1989
Sparrow Hosp/Mich St University
Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
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