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Info on doctors is hard to find

In New York, information about a doctor’s disciplinary history is available online. That’s if you know where to look. And if you understand the quirks of the state’s disciplinary system. And if you can make sense of the information once you’ve found it. As Investigative Post reported, pediatric surgeon Dr. Kathryn Bass, director of trauma […]


State faults surgeon at Children’s Hospital

A prominent pediatric surgeon who serves as the director of trauma at John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital is currently on probation after being charged last year with professional misconduct – including gross negligence and incompetence – by the state Department of Health. The health department charged that Dr. Kathryn Bass “deviated from accepted standards of […]


Buffalo doctor made big money from drug companies

Dr. Sanjay Gupta made more than $500,000 from drug companies since 2009, according to a ProPublica database. He is a consulting psychiatrist at GreenField Health and Rehabilitation Center, according to his Linkedin account. This puts him in the top 22 of all doctors nationwide.


Engineering obesity

How the junk food industry puts profits over public health. An investigation from The New York Times Magazine.