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Dr. Yeheyis Negussie, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Silver Spring, MD and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Addis Ababa University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in internal medicine.
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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.
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
0 Board Actions
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Addis Ababa University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1984
Addis Adaba University Med
Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
Howard University Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
University London St George's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
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