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Suspension of GP over treatment of drug misuser is extended for 12 months

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f6068 (Published 07 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6068
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

A Scottish GP who was suspended for six months last March for failings in his treatment of a drug misuser has been suspended for another 12 months.

Dennis Miller did not appear at the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service hearing in Manchester, but his solicitors sent a letter inviting the panel to find his fitness to practise still impaired and suggesting further suspension of another six …

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