Dr. Yeheyis Negussie, MD


Internal Medicine | Male

Yeheyis T Negussie MD 1111 Spring St Ste 214 Silver Spring, MD 20910 Get Directions
Dr. Yeheyis Negussie, MD
Dr. Yeheyis Negussie, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Silver Spring, MD. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Negussie is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital and Holy Cross Hospital.

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    16 to 30 minutes
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Silver spring , MD |
Has terrible bedside manner, rude, and cares so little about his patients. Waited over an hour to be seen, and said nothing of it. I will never come see him again. Be advised- choose another MD
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Dr. Negussie's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Internal Medicine
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine
  •  Malpractice claims in Maryland not available
  •  Sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    Dr. Negussie has received 1 sanction

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • Other (9/26/2007)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Yeheyis T. Negussie; License # MD21540

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician is currently under investigation by the Board as a result of a review of the National Practitioner Data Bank report that stated the Physician was the subject of a medical malpractice lawsuit for allegedly failing to perform a CT scan and failing to diagnose the patient's condition upon admittance to the hospital resulting in the patient's death. The suit was settled on 05-17-2006 for the amount of $287,500.00.

      Action Taken:

      In lieu of further investigation, the Physician has Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the District of Columbia.

      June 9, 2008-Probation:

      The District of Columbia Board of Medicine has ordered that the prior Order of Revocation is vacated . The board has placed the physician's license to practice medicine in the District of Columbia on Probation until the board takes final action with regard to the on-going investigation pursuant to the surrender of the physician's medical license.

      November 18, 2008-Probation Terminated

      The physician has satisfied the terms and conditions of his prior interim order dated 06-09-2008.

    • State: District of Columbia
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  • Internal Medicine

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  • Medical School
    Addis Ababa University, Faculty Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Internship Hospital
    Addis Adaba University Med

    Completed in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    Howard University Hospital

    Completed in 1995

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University London St George's Hospital

    Completed in 1989

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Internal Medicine

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