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Doctor Indicted For Unsafe Practices

A local urologist has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly telling staffers to reuse needle guides.


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Doctor’s License Reinstated

The Las Vegas urologist who admitted reusing plastic needle guides has his medical license back.


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Another Dr. Admits Reusing Supplies

A second local has admitted to reusing single-use needle guides.


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Urologist Takes Polygraph

A local urologist whose license has been suspended for reusing plastic needle guides has passed a polygraph test.


Patients At Risk Get Letters from Health District

LAS VEGAS — The Southern Nevada Health District has notified 101 patients who underwent prostate biopsies between Dec. 20, 2010 and March 11, 2011 at Dr. Michael Kaplan’s office in Henderson.The notification comes after a […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/21/2011