Luong Pham Accused of Gross Negligence In Psychiatric Treatment of Inmates, Surrenders Medical License
Amid accusations of gross negligence in his medical treatment of six inmates and his admission of inadequate record keeping, an Irvine-based doctor's license was surrendered Tuesday.
All six patients had psychiatric problems--including schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder and Depressive Disorder. Pham, whose primary area of practice was psychiatry, is accused of insufficient evaluation of their disorders, doubling drug doses without knowledge of previous dosages and keeping insufficient medical records, the document says.
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