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American Medical Association [AMA] Complaints & Reviews

American Medical Association [AMA] / unprofessional treatment and psychological grief

Ro
Oct 09, 2019

About 3, months ago I noticed my back started hurting. I use to work for the salvation army unloading their trucks with donations hence heavy furniture that people donate.the pain has progressively gotten worse to the point where I'm having trouble walking.i walk a few feet and have to...

American Medical Association [AMA] / botox injections for spasmodic dysphonia

Ma
Sep 30, 2019

I have been receiving these injections for about 11 years and just found out they are charging for any discarded Botox to the last or only patient of the day. I receive 7-8 units each time and on 3/12/19 they also charged me for the 92 unused units as I was the only patient that day...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical behavior

Ba
Sep 11, 2019

I was healthy, working up until July 20, 2019. I first saw my original PCP for my dizzy spells that I had been having. They gave me pills to take for spells. Then I fell ill driving to work on July 30, 2019 & went to hospital. I was hospitalized for (3) days with numerous tests only to...

American Medical Association [AMA] / beaver medical group discriminatory policy for chronic pain patients cbc thc

Jg
Aug 23, 2019

My wife has been a chronic pain patient at Beaver Medical for about 8 years . She has been on opioid and benzodiazepines for about 15 yrs. And of course is addicted to them. Now she is being weaned from the benzodiazepines which is ok because they aren't working well and she wants to get...

American Medical Association [AMA] / Being charged for services I did not receive.

Fe
Aug 18, 2019

After being injured in an automobile accident, a friend recommended a local chiropractor in town. I went to see Dr. P. Jackson. I saw him on several occasions where I received certain procedures. Of those, I received what he called manual manipulation. I was face down on a table where he...

American Medical Association [AMA] / Money kept for services not rendered. Refusal to refund money

Ma
Aug 15, 2019

Dr. Dina Eftimescu @ [protected], Suite 306 kept part if the$1800.00 given for a surgery scheduled for 7/11/19 that never happened. Surgery was cancel by the hospital staff. When I tried to pay Dr. Eftimescu's Office with discover card she said No, she does not like to pay credit charge her...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical behaviour

Sh
Jul 17, 2019

This group Diagnostic Group Medical Clinic and their Dr (Elena Xintavelonis, MD) or Her Office is not concerned at all with about their patient's. I have had to fight with them and still have not yet after a month gotten the filed because they never called them in. When I reach out to them...

American Medical Association [AMA] / doctor (dr. john linster

Sy
Jul 10, 2019

American Medical Association [AMA]I have been a patient at the Monroe Family Medical for a very long time. My doctor Doctor Hoover retired and I chose Dr. Linster. I'm having a problem with him and my prescriptions. He said he only does refills when seen at the office. This is not what I have done for years. I would go in...

American Medical Association [AMA] / divida dialasis in lake city fl and divata corporate

Te
Jun 26, 2019

I am a dialysis patient for about 7 years, and here in Lake City, FL our clinic went down and I had to transfer to a clinic over 100 miles away round trip with limited income had to pay for gas I really can't afford, so for the last couple of weeks tried to switch to a Davita clinic here...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical behavior

Ca
Jun 18, 2019

I went to Dr. Joseph Bax in Niagara Falls, N.Y. on May 30th 2019. He put a cast on that was too tight. I told him and he opened it on the sides. Fifteen days later I went to see him because of the pain in my leg. Had a Doppler done and it was a pinched vein. Went back to the office for a...

American Medical Association [AMA] / doctor

Mo
Jun 14, 2019

My husband is battling stage iv cancer. His doctor told him there was nothing more she could do for him and sent him home to die. Approx one week later my husband was paralyzed from the waist down. He went to a different hospital and was immediately admitted to ICU. The doctors there told him...

American Medical Association [AMA] / new patient surcharge

Ka
Jun 13, 2019

My bill for an office visit (dermatology related) was increased by an extra $146 because the AMA deemed me to be a "new" patient, although it was just over 3-years since my last visit to same clinic. Really? So, essentially, you are encouraging unnecessary visits simply to retain current...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical practice, billing for services not rendered.

Th
Jun 12, 2019

American Medical Association [AMA]Date of Service: April 9, 2019 Complaint against: Dr Thomas Wilcox of Jefferson Hospital at 925 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, phone # [protected]. Complaint: He claims he performed a procedure on the day of the appointment, which is entirely false. I am being billed, my medical...

American Medical Association [AMA] / downingtown family practice / brandywine hospital tower health

Ro
Jun 10, 2019

American Medical Association [AMA]I filed a complaint on this practice for my wife who was totally discriminated against and harassed. The PA Attorney General checked it out and of course they stuck together and Brandywine Hospital states the record shows. Well of course it is their records. They also blatantly lied said...

American Medical Association [AMA] / mandatory unwanted sexual assault directive in missouri

Or
Jun 07, 2019

On the Rachel Maddow show on May 5-6, 2019, Ms. Maddow did an expose on Dr. Randall Williams, the Director of the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Dr Williams, in his capacity as Director, issued a directive which requires physicians to conduct two intrusive pelvic and...

American Medical Association [AMA] / gadolinium cover-up at st mary's hospital in madison wi

Tr
May 30, 2019

I was given gadolinium as part of a moving MRI in January of 2017. The next day I was vomiting this continued for 2 days and couldn't hold down water, Gatoraid or even Pedialite. It was only after the fifth day I was able to eat and keep it down .I have had pain in my body and head as well...

American Medical Association [AMA] / dr. discontinued diabetes medication and thyroid medication because medicine was working???

Di
May 29, 2019

My husband Freddy O Quitmeyer has been under the supervision of Dr. Robert Saitz for a very long time. I've never been satisfied with his treatment but my husband wouldn't change doctors. He is a long time heart patient (under a different doctors care) and now lives on a heart assist...

[Resolved] American Medical Association [AMA] / coding guidelines for colonoscopy vs. park nicollet clinic in st. louis park

Ro
May 21, 2019

In November 2018 during my annual physical my MD pointed out that it had been 10 years since my last colonoscopy. I contacted my insurance carrier, UHC, and they confirmed that a colonoscopy was fully covered by my insurance as a well-care procedure. On the recommendation of my MD, even...

American Medical Association [AMA] / cristus trinity mother frances, tyler texas

Ke
May 20, 2019

Surgeries HURT. When did Tylenol alone become an acceptable pain reliever the day after open heart surgery? (yes, you read me correctly - Tylenol) On April 3 my wife, Rayette Montgomery, was admitted to TMF (Trinity Christus Mother Frances/Peaches and Owen Heart Clinic, Room 323, Tyler...

American Medical Association [AMA] / mri readings

Va
May 10, 2019

I am not complaining about doctors. This is about being charged twice for MRI readings. I had an MRI of the shoulder done in Carson City, NV where it was cheaper than having it done at Mammoth Lakes hospital, CA (close to where I live.) I was thus charged once for reading it in Carson...

American Medical Association [AMA] / sexual misconduct

Sc
May 10, 2019

The incident occurred at South Orange OBGYN and Fertility in South Orange New Jersey. [protected] In 2011 I went to my GYN, Dr.Michael T. Dresdner for a urine test result. He was not available I had to see Dr. Stanley R. Simon since it was only a test result. Dr. Simon told me that hi...

[Resolved] American Medical Association [AMA] / neurology associates, p.c.

Ca
Apr 05, 2019

American Medical Association [AMA]My PCP refferred me to Dr. Brian Boes, he was rude, condescending and laughed at me 2-3 times during the initial interview of symptoms. He spoke over me, I couldnt tell him half of the symptoms I've been experiencing AND refused to tell my what my MRI scans showed and also refused to...

American Medical Association [AMA] / failure to provide an explanation of benefits

Sa
Mar 21, 2019

PROBLEM: DOS 11/3-4/18 I received and paid a bill DUE NOW from "Inpatient Consultants of MD" 4605 Lankershim Blvd. Ste 216 North Hollywood, CA [protected] for 718.00 for Dr. Hannah Acquah/Ronny Khatkar and Fikre Degefu MD for observation care at Holy Cross Hospital in Germantown, MD. Thi...

American Medical Association [AMA] / dr. roozchehr safi

Bf
Feb 07, 2019

This physician saw a loved one of mine several times for complaints of left shoulder pain. She has never ordered an EKG or any other test to check his heart. She justs judges him and writes he is noncompliant. She should go to law school if she wants to be a judge. She either needs to go...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical / unprofessional behavior

Pr
Feb 01, 2019

Dr. Gant was assigned by the state to provide an unbiased expert opinion through a Nueropsychological evaluation. Mr. Gant apparently assesses patients over the internet while wearing pajamas in the comfort of his residence, and attempted to conduct the intake assesment with the TV blaring...

American Medical Association [AMA] / dr. jerry smith @ family first medicine ruston, la.

Ga
Jan 23, 2019

On 10/25/18 I went to an appointment to have my prescriptions renewed and to get an order for my mammogram. I have masses that have to be checked. They refused to write the order, saying that I had to make another appointment to pay for. Went back on 11/29/18 to get the mammogram order...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical behavior/intentional negligence

St
Jan 10, 2019

This complaint is against thomas donohue practicing in savanah and hinesville georgia. He is part of the center for hyperbarics and wound care at candler hospital. On july 23, 2018 eventhough he was not my regular doctor, he decided to do a surgical dbridment of my left foot. Including the...

American Medical Association [AMA] / dr. lara kollab

Ju
Jan 05, 2019

Dr. Lara Kollab has posted anti-Semitic messages on social media for several years, and has stated that she purposely gave Jews the wrong medicine. She also indicated Jews should die. Purposely giving Jews the wrong medicine is a violation of her oath, and she should lose her license to...

American Medical Association [AMA] / extremely unprofessional behavior

Mj
Nov 28, 2018

I was hospitalized at Green Oaks Psychiatric Hospital in Dallas on November 8, 2018, and released on November 19, 2018. During this time Joel Holiner provided my 'treatment'. I met with him for about 5 minutes every day. During this time he not only did not listen to me, he literally sang...

American Medical Association [AMA] / doctor medical providers requiring patients to sign waivers electronically when patient cannot see what they are agreeing to when signing

Jo
Oct 10, 2018

I live in burlington county in nj more and more doctor offices and medical providers are requiring patients to sign electronically on small devices that do not show what the patient is signing agreement to i have most recently been to cooper medical on jfk in willingboro and jefferson...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical behavior

Da
Oct 09, 2018

October 4 2018 my husband went for follow up for surgery the dr said needed to go to hospital we had no ride so he told my husband to walk two miles to the nearest hospital on crutches he told us to get out of office when we tried to call for a ride got to hospital after calling ambulance...

American Medical Association [AMA] / doctor failed to the remove ruptured dermoid cyst and treat rupturednd, leaving me to hysterectomy.

Ui
Oct 06, 2018

I went in for a one day procedure on October 6, 2016 to remove a dermis cyst from my left ovary. I went for my 2 week check up on October 20, 2016 and i told my doctor and the student that was in my room that I was having high fever, Assessive sweats, chills, head ache, very bad back pain...

American Medical Association [AMA] / presence st. joseph hospital 333 n madison street, joliet, illinois

El
Oct 03, 2018

I have now been admitted twice into this hospital because of lies from this establishment I have paperwork that shows much conflicting information on why I was admitted twice this year for supposed overdoses, but the paperwork and labwork do not constitute. I also found that both times A...

American Medical Association [AMA] / unethical behavior

Le
Sep 15, 2018

Dr. Craig Kestenberg, Psychiatrist at Pillars/Community Nurse in Lagrange Illinois. [protected] 09/13/2018 The doctor refused to refill my prescriptions that he put me on, especially benzodiazapine/Xanax. Going through terrible withdrawals. He is responsible for me when prescribing these...

American Medical Association [AMA] / disrespectful treatment by a physician.

Wi
Sep 06, 2018

I have been a patient of Dr Pace, Lincoln, NE, for 10 years. Recently I tried to renew a prescription. The pharmacy explained to me that he will not renew the prescription; I am no longer his patient. I have not made an appointment for around 18 months and wonder if that is the reason. I...

American Medical Association [AMA] / jame z. lanier pa-c license# pa17132

Do
Aug 28, 2018

My Wife has gone to pain management for approx. 6 months taking the med he prescribed . She also took another pain med from our primary Dr. Every month she has told the pain clinic about this med, they didn't tell her not to take this med untIL she had taken a urine test for the second...

American Medical Association [AMA] / patient care

No
Aug 03, 2018

someone has been receiving medical treatment for chronic pain at a Pain center. The physician dismissed you due "lack of confidence with staff" and "violations of contract agreement ". States due to your medical conditions and need for follow up treatment you should immediately seek care...

American Medical Association [AMA] / kadlec er

Mr
Aug 02, 2018

I was seen at Kadlec Region ER on 395 N. in Kennewick WA. on Dec. 28th 2017. Left ankle and foot injury. I was seen by an R.N. He brought in a portable x-ray unit. They took a couple of non- weight bearing x-rays of the foot. After about 45 minutes the Nurse came back to tell me the ankle...

American Medical Association [AMA] / a walk in urgent care clinic

Rh
Jul 30, 2018

On Saturday night, July 7, 2018, I started experiencing terrible pain in my right eye. I almost went to the emergency room. I got through the night and was still having bad pain in my eye the following day which was Sunday. I decided to go to Dr. G's Urgent Care Clinic at 1425 S. Congre...

American Medical Association [AMA] / hateful social posts

Gr
Jun 12, 2018

Hello, I used to work for over 200 Surgeons and was wondering if the AMA has any guidelines on Doctors hateful social postings? A woman has had tweeted a lot of hateful things and claims to be an MD. It is unsettling that a physician would be blinded with political hate and blatantly refuse to...