Archive for October 2nd, 2007

Where’s my $102,000?

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007

Man says he was ‘tortured’ by dentist
Janet French , CanWest News Service
Published: Monday, October 01, 2007

SASKATOON – After he did more than $16,000 worth of unnecessary dental work on a Saskatoon man – including seven root canals in one day – a city dentist has been suspended for two months and must pay at least $102,000 for legal costs and educational upgrades.

In June, the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan found Dr. Lawrence Ho guilty of professional misconduct and professional incompetence for performing the root canals, and pulling two teeth without enough evidence to show the extractions were necessary…

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When I still lived with my parents in Saskatoon, our dentist retired. Can you guess the name of the young dentist who took over his practice?