Dr. S David Demorest, MD

Dr. S David Demorest, MD

Family Medicine | Male

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Dr. Demorest specializes in Family Medicine and practices in River Grove, IL. He practices at 1 location.

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    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Demorest has 1 malpractice Malpractice Claim

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    • Settlement;2013-07-17T00:00:00
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    has received 1 Sanction

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    • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs
    • Action Taken:Suspension
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  • Internship Hospital
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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

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    • Family Practice

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    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Demorest has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (7/17/2013)
      • Amount or Range: $60,000.00
      • Nature of Complaint: Cook County, IL
      • State: Illinois
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      Sanction

      Dr. Demorest has received 1 sanction

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      • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs  (6/22/2014)
      • Action Taken: Suspension
      • Summary: Demorest, S David MD: License # 036067738: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in prescribing an excessive amount of controlled substances without taking into consideration warning signs of drug abuse, diversion and /or clinical necessity to several patients. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license on SUSPENSION for 90 days, followed by indefinite probation for a minimum of three years and, his controlled substance license has been indefinitely SUSPENDED.
      • State: Illinois
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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago

      Graduated in 1982

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    Languages Spoken

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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Family Medicine
    • Board certified in Family Practice
    • Malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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